A popular question: what do we do?

A question we often get asked at Northern Light is – what do you guys do? With the wide breadth of projects we are working on and the varying skillsets within the team the answer to that question is not always straightforward. We work within the blue economy – yes, but other than using that asContinue reading “A popular question: what do we do?”

Aquaculture UK 2022

What a week at Northern Light! We were delighted to finally attend the long-awaited Aquaculture UK conference in Aviemore. It was fantastic to meet with all our friends, colleagues and clients within the industry for a chat! (an in person chat at that…. 😊!) This year were we sharing a stand with our long-standing clientContinue reading “Aquaculture UK 2022”

We are exhibiting at Aquaculture UK 2022!

We are delighted to be exhibiting at Aquaculture UK next week (3rd– 5th May). We will be at stand 304 and look forward to meeting with our colleagues in the industry both old and new.  After a few years of little to no in-person events we are really looking forward to catching up. If youContinue reading “We are exhibiting at Aquaculture UK 2022!”

New year – new innovations!

Happy new year to all colleagues, clients and potential customers! ( Its still ok to say happy new year, right?!) As we enter 2022, the future is bright and the projects coming through are exciting ! We are very much focused on recruitment this year and are hopeful to fill the Assistant PM/ Project EngineerContinue reading “New year – new innovations!”

Merry Christmas from all at Northern Light

This year, in lieu of Christmas cards and gifts, Northern Light have made a donation to Lochaber Food Bank and Shelter. Both charities are vital all year round but even more so around the Christmas period. After this past year, the work they contribute to the local community is ever more important. We would likeContinue reading “Merry Christmas from all at Northern Light”

Farming, Fish Markets & Football!

After a disappointing start to the year with working-from-home and lockdown fatigue – we are delighted to end the year on high with numerous exciting and innovative projects at varying stages all progressing well. In October we commenced a study on behalf of Aberdeenshire Council, investigating the feasibility of opening a fish market at MacduffContinue reading “Farming, Fish Markets & Football!”

Seaweed cultivation recommended as a viable business opportunity in North Aberdeenshire

Earlier this year, we were delighted to undertake a feasibility study for Aberdeenshire Council examining the opportunities available for seaweed cultivation on the North Aberdeenshire coast. We looked at a number of suitable locations across this geographical area, consulted with potential end users and relevant stakeholders such as existing marine users and the local community.Continue reading “Seaweed cultivation recommended as a viable business opportunity in North Aberdeenshire”

Scottish Business Pledge

Northern Light is delighted to now be accredited with the Scottish Business Pledge. This commitment promotes fairness, equality, opportunity and innovation in Scotland, which in turn creates greater economic success and sustainable, inclusive growth. The values and ethos of the pledge very much reflects the values of Northern Light. For more information on the pledgeContinue reading “Scottish Business Pledge”

Services we provide: Grant Funding Support

A key part of supporting our clients with delivering projects  is ensuring they have the necessary funding streams in place to reach successful completion. Whether that may be the initial feasibility study or to complete the final phase of construction to take their project to the next level. Over the last 3 years we haveContinue reading “Services we provide: Grant Funding Support”