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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

Oil and gas to offshore wind opportunities

Diversification opportunities

Our oil and gas capabilities fit new and emerging industries

Huge oil and gas opportunities remain at home and abroad. But your company's experience and skills can also help expand your horizons.

Our guide and factsheets offer hints, tips and advice on 24 key sectors where your oil and gas expertise could lead to big opportunities.

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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

Supporting a globally competitive sector

Subsea engineering in Scotland

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Supporting Scotland's subsea sector

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Oil and gas decommissioning opportunities in Scotland

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Decommissioning Action Plan

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Helping oil and gas firms to access finance

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Scotland's Energy Jobs Taskforce

Scotland's Energy Jobs Taskforce

Working in partnership to support Scotland's oil & gas industry

Launched by the Scottish Government in 2015, Scotland's Energy Jobs Taskforce is a unique partnership, bringing the industry to support our workers and deliver change across the sector.

So far over 3500 people and more than 750 companies have benefited from Taskforce support across a number of key areas of activity.

Energy Jobs Taskforce

We'll help your company reach new markets

Americas oil and gas map

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Oil and gas opportunities in the Americas

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Asia Pacific oil and gas map

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Oil and gas opportunities in the Asia Pacific

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Oil and gas opportunities in EMEA

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Our export services can help you Do business outside Scotland

We'll help your company get innovative

Oil and gas worker in Scotland

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The power of innovation in oil and gas

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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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Schoolhill - from oil and gas to whisky

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Get help to Develop new products and services

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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

NEL establish subsea centre of excellence in Scotland

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Scotland's new centre for subsea excellence

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Support for Hydro Group

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Helping Hydro Group grow at home and abroad

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High-flying Cyberhawk secure funding boost

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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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