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Balmoral’s new centre a ‘step in right direction’ towards Vision 2035

Balmoral’s new centre a ‘step in right direction’ towards Vision 2035

04 October 2018

UK oil and gas sector bosses have praised Balmoral Group for its brave investment in world-class subsea testing capabilities.

Balmoral took a bold leap with its commitment to spending £20 million on the base during one of the worst downturns in the oil industry’s history.

But Balmoral managing director Jim Milne wanted to make sure the company would be ready to take advantage when the downturn lifted.

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Subsea UK chief executive Neil Gordon, who attended the official launch, said: "It’s great to see this kind of innovative investment which helps to advance the subsea capabilities of Scotland and the UK, and secures our position as world-leader in underwater engineering and technology across all sectors including oil and gas, marine renewables, offshore wind, defence and oceanology.”

Pictured below: His Royal Highness Prince Charles is first introduced to Subsea UK's CEO, Neil Gordon, by Managing Director Jim Milne at Balmoral Offshore Engineering in Aberdeen.