The Highlands and Islands of Scotland have been involved in the international oil and gas industry for nearly four decades. As a result there is considerable expertise being utilised within the area and exported globally either as product or know-how.
The range of activity in the Highlands and Islands is vast. It includes:
Oil and gas strategy 2012-2020
In 2012, the oil and gas strategy was published, aiming to build the industry's success to secure future growth, through a number of priority areas for action. This was refreshed and updated in 2016, to reflect changes in the sector.