The European Marine Science Park provides high quality laboratory and office space in an entrepreneurial community.
The Highlands and Islands is firmly established as a strong and viable business location.
The Highlands and Islands of Scotland is a magnet for progressive industries and innovative new businesses, with landmark achievements in renewable energy, life sciences and marine biotechnology, and business services. These emerging sectors, together with successful tourism, food and drink and creative industries, are helping to build and enrich the region's diverse economy.
Businesses and people choose to settle here for a host of sound commercial, economic and environmental reasons. Ours is a dynamic economy with a modern infrastructure, strong sense of community and outstanding lifestyle advantages.
We offer a forward-looking business location where all kinds of enterprises can succeed in tough national and international markets. It's also a great place to live.
As a partner of Scotland's main economic, enterprise, innovation and investment agencies, Highlands and Islands Enterprise actively encourages business growth and investment through ambitious initiatives and incentive schemes.Show less
The Crown Estate has announced plans to lease further wave and tidal sites in a bid to encourage and accelerate technology development.
EFC Group, a leading designer and manufacturer of instrumentation, monitoring, handling and control systems for the global oil and gas industry, has announced the launch of a new manufacturing plant in Moray.
A major new Development and Innovation Centre for international IT services company Atos, has been officially opened by Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and the Environment, Richard Lochhead MSP.
A £15 million fund to help develop deep-water wind turbine foundations in Scotland has been announced by Minister for Energy, Enterprise and Tourism, Fergus Ewing.
One of Scotland’s key renewable energy manufacturing sites in the Outer Hebrides is being further developed to create a leading location for potential developers.
HI-energy - opportunities in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland
26 April 2013: HIE supports HIE to bring 500 new high-tech jobs to Inverness.
Marine Energy - Orkney Companies Leading the Way
Giles Hamilton, Chief Executive of Accunostics talks about the benefits of having a base in Forres, Scotland.
Offshore Wind in Scotland
Fujitsu Case Study
Good progress is being made at Inverness Campus, have a look at the project update from December 2012