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Husband and wife team bring electrician business into the modern world

A family-owned electrician business in Lanarkshire has been modernised after the new owners accessed specialist advice from Business Gateway.


Dunhurst is the solution for mechanical and electrical engineering projects

Following Covid-19 and the changes it brought, Andrew Longhurst and Stephen Dunsmore took a leap of faith to start their own M+E consultancy.

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Father-and-son engineering business benefits from support after successful launch 

An engineering business has successfully launched in Stornoway with expert guidance and support from Business Gateway.

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Successful start for dynamic young tech duo in Orkney

Orkney-based friends and business partners, Baillie Rorie and Gavin Pirie, who set up a CCTV business on the island last year continue to go from strength to strength, following support from Business Gateway.


Innovator behind smart kettle highlights importance of due diligence

The founder of WeeKett, a smart appliances start-up used Business Gateway to ensure she had a robust plan for bringing her product to market.

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Business Gateway helps financial risk platform launch new product

Business Gateway has helped an automated credit management platform launch its first product, released in September last year.

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‘Pane-free’ launch for world-first form of secondary glazing

A former economist has successfully launched a business making a world-first type of secondary glazing to high demand after working with Business Gateway, receiving orders for over 1,000 panes since he began trading at the end of 2020.

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Training provider launches world’s first ASME Offshore Wind Turbine Structural Inspection training course

A leading training provider has expanded its services and launched the world’s first ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) training course on wind turbine structural inspection, after receiving support from Business Gateway.  


Innovair triumphs over COVID-19 challenges

An Aberdeenshire company, specialising in the development and operation of robotic systems, is set for growth after securing £135,000 following Business Gateway support.