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Trials for Sullom tugs

Trials for Sullom tugs

1 comment, 16/05/2014, by in Headlines, News

The council has been setting sea trials for its Sullom Voe tugs Solan and Bonxie in the hope well-documented steering problems can finally be banished. However it remains unclear how long the tugs – which cost the authority £7 million each – will remain in council ownership. The SIC is examin... Read more...

Skilled staff shortages

Skilled staff shortages

10 comments, 07/03/2014, by in Headlines, News

Painters and joiners could be retrained by the council as it looks to fill vacancies left due to other skilled workers being snapped up by the private sector. This was the situation explained by the director of infrastructure services Maggie Sandison fol­low­ing a meeting of the harbour board yes... Read more...