Business Supplements

Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

Business Supplement: Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

The Journal is pleased to present the second of its twice annual publications covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry

Business Supplement: Intellectual Property Report

Intellectual Property Report
Ideas are the lifeblood of every successful business. Protecting, developing and exploiting those ideas is key

Business Supplement: North East Construction Report

North East Construction Report
The construction sector is once again on the up, partly in thanks to the fastest growing pace of housebuilding for more than a decade. This supplement looks at some of the success from within the North East construction sector

Business Supplement: Conference Training and Events

Conference Training and Events supplement
The North East is a first-class destination for conferences and events. This eight-page supplement reports on some region's modern and successful venues that can support international and national conferences

Business Supplement: Manufacturers League

Manufacturers League
The region's manufacturing industry is outperforming its counterparts in every other area of the country. This supplement highlights some of the region's great successes
Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

Business Supplement: Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

The Journal is pleased to present the second of its twice annual publications covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry

Washington Oil and gas recruitment firm strike £50m sales

Helen Smith, with Andrew Hopper (left) and Andrew Gaunt (right)
Washington-based Oil Consultants, which provides top talent to the global oil and gas industry, forecasts revenues of up to £50m for the current financial year, up from £27m in the year to July 2013, growth the firm attributes to its rapid geographical expansion

Business Supplement: North of England Energy and Offshore report

Energy and offshore report
The Journal is proud to present the first of its twice annual reports covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry
Matt Boyle, Danielle Walsh and Gerhard Fehringer

North East firm struggling to recruit engineers despite footing university bill

Sevcon pays students through university and guarantees them work - but says it can't find candidates from the region

Tyneside yard OGN looks set to miss out on contract that could create 1,000 jobs

The Forties Alpha Satellite Platform (FASP) Jacket - project Apache - The largest ever oil rigs legs produced by Offshore Group at Hadrian Yard on the River Tyne
Fears grow that a lucrative offshore contract will go abroad rather than to Tyneside's OGN. Peter McCusker reports

Aesica Pharmaceuticals to be acquired by Consort Medical plc

Dr Robert Hardy of Aesica
£230m deal provides "clear strategic, competitive and value-enhancing benefits" for London Stock Exchange-listed company

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Russian woes for County Durham's Filtronic's broadband business

Filtronic's broadband business is being affected by events in Russia

Gateshead technology firm Mesma poised for expansion

Mesmas Louise Doyle, picture right with colleague Carole Loader
Technology business Mesma are looking for talented developers to join the team

Space sector conference comes to North East promising insight into multi-billion pound industry

Opportunities in outer space will be revealed
First of its kind conference will inform SMEs about opportunities in the supply chain and how satellite technology can be used in their products
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Camerons Brewery expands after £150,000 funds injection

Hartlepool business is one of 10 so far to benefit from the £2.4m Tees Valley Business Compass Scheme, designed to deliver sustainable growth

Some North East Phones 4u jobs saved in Dixons Carphone plc deal

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39 staff at Phones 4u concessions within North East Currys and PC World stores have been offered jobs there

Massive increase in pre-tax profits for JD Sports as it expands into Europe

A JD Sports shop
High Street sports fashion retailer JD Sports grew pre-tax profits to £16.4m in the half year to August 2, up from £6m in 2013

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