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Oil and gas

International, innovative, efficient - Scotland's oil and gas industry enjoys a global reputation for excellence.

But we know these are challenging times for the industry at home and abroad. 

We're here to help companies in Scotland meet those challenges by growing Scotland's talent base, supporting innovation, increasing efficiency and helping our supply chain companies find new opportunities in markets around the world.

Services to help your oil and gas company

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Other ways we can help

Our services are designed to help your company. From management training to financial support, from finding collaborative partners to international trade missions, we can help grow your business at home and abroad.

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Find global oil and gas opportunities

The oil and gas industry faces a number of challenges. But opportunities in international markets remain - and we can help you find them.

We've developed guides to key markets across three regions. They'll tell you more about doing business in each country - and the opportunities available for your company.

Global oil and gas opportunities

Supporting Scotland's oil & gas industry

International, innovative, efficient

Helping Scotland's supply chain companies

Our oil & gas supply chain companies have a global reputation for their experience and expertise. But we know these are challenging times for the industry.

That's why we're committed to helping develop a stronger, more international, more innovative and more efficient supply chain across Scotland.

Our support for oil and gas

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Oil and gas to offshore wind opportunities

Seize the opportunity: offshore wind

A £210 billion opportunity in offshore wind

For Scotland's oil and gas companies the global opportunities in offshore wind are huge:

  • Global offshore wind capacity has more than trebled in the past five years, reaching 11.7GW in 2015
  • Global capacity is forecast to reach 40GW in five years and over 60GW in the next ten years

Ready to find opportunities in offshore wind?

We can help

We'll help your company reach new markets

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International growth fuels oil and gas supply chain sales

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Oil & gas industry in East Africa

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Supporting international trade in oil and gas

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Aberdeen Harbour, oil and gas

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Doing business in key oil and gas markets

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Our export services can help you Do business outside Scotland

We'll help your company get innovative

Scotland's oil and gas supply chain sales reach record value

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Supporting oil & gas innovation

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Scotland's Oil & Gas Innovation Centre

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Innovation helps power oil and gas sector

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Supporting innovation in Scotland's oil and gas supply chain

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Open innovation – the key to success

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Get help to Develop new products and services

Oil and gas worker in Scotland

We'll help your company enjoy manufacturing success

Get expert advice from our SMAS team

"I'm a big advocate of SMAS as we’ve reaped the benefits of what they do in a number of areas."

Manufacturing is the lifeblood of any successful economy and the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS) has the expertise to help streamline and boost your oil and gas business.

How SMAS can help your company

How we're helping companies like yours

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High-flying Cyberhawk secure funding boost

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Expansion into oil and gas sector sees Xtreme go global

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David Rennie, Scottish Enterprise

How can we help your company?

"Market turbulence tests the resilience of any industry"

"But we'll continue to help our companies adapt to changing market conditions and help international customers find suppliers and partners from across our supply chain."

David Rennie, Sector head for oil & gas

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