'Inward investment remains vital to driving local growth and delivering even more jobs for the North East,' said Alison Thain, chair CBI North East
The firm is involved in a third Knowledge Transfer Partnership with the university, analysing new ways to apply Building Information Modelling (BIM).
The first quarter is traditionally the quietest but 2015 launched with a series of high profile North East deals, as PwC's Paul Mankin reveals
Ridley Bros has been commissioned to install power boards, submains and over 200 light structures at the St Peter's site.
The Hexham-based botanically-brewed drinks makers grew sales to £15.3m, driven by rising export sales.
Former central defender Graeme Carter set up Shred Direct in 2013 and is celebrating its two-year anniversary with a new vehicle.
Easy Printing's Bill Duncan used to organise printing solutions for global firms, but he now wants to focus on serving SMEs.
Agents say the North East needs to find a way to encourage developers back to the market to give businesses space to grow
Gradon is the only UK firm bidding for the contract for the vast residential, leisure, commercial and business complex
The empty Pizza Hut building in the Bigg Market is being transformed into Creams, a new business focussed on sweet treats