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Scottish Government Issues Guidance for Moving Out of Lockdown

The Scottish Government has unveiled new sector-specific guidance for companies to consider how people can safely return to work as it looks forward to its phased approach to moving out of lockdown.
 
The documents have been developed in conjunction with businesses, trade unions and regulators.

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

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Social Distancing Guides for Restaurants and Shops

UK Government Launches Guidance for Retailers and Restaurants

The UK Government has launched a couple of guidance documents which are designed to help employers, employees and the self-employed in the UK understand how to work safely during theCOVID-19 pandemic
 
As restaurants look at takeaway or delivery services and retailers consider how things could work whilst achieving the social distancing guidelines, these documents provide a practical framework of what you need to do to continue, or restart, operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
We understand how important it is that you can work safely and supp

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

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Creative Film Fife

Fife Creative Filmmaking Website Launched By Midgiebite Media

A new website to promote creative filmmaking in Fife has been launched by MidgieBite Media.
 
The Creative Film Fife Network, a group to celebrate and promote local filmmaking, was launched in Kirkcaldy last year by video production business MidgieBite Media.

Monday, 27 April 2020

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Renovite Displays Its Advanced Capabilities During Lockdown

In the days of COVID-19 lockdown, what does a business do if it needs to deliver a new high-tech payment system to a client in Lesotho at the southern tip of Africa?

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Raytheon UK Joins Covid-19 Effort

A Glenrothes-based firm has joined the national effort to design and produce more ventilators for the NHS and social care sector.
 
Raytheon UK, which has a base at Queensway Industrial Estate in Glenrothes, is part of a project being led by Babcock International Group (Babcock), to design and produce 10,000 ventilators to ensure the NHS has the support and equipment it needs to tackle COVID-19.
 
As well as working on a brand new prototype, a team of Babcock engineers and specialists has set up a supply chain solution from scratch.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Coorstek

Coorstek Produces Critical Components For Medical Supplies

During the COVID-19 pandemic, CoorsTek components are proving crucial to the effort in combatting the virus. Its facility in Glenrothes is rapidly producing and expediting one of the critical components used in the manufacture of disposable thermometers, at the urgent request of a customer, and working to produce an essential component in ventilators.
 
As a leading global manufacturer of technical ceramics, CoorsTek provides essential components to numerous industries, including healthcare, automotive, semiconductor and telecommunications.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Bowhouse Launches Online Market

Faced with the cancellation of its regular food makers’ markets, Bowhouse, renowned as a place where food makers work to make their products from the wonderful raw ingredients of the East Neuk of Fife and its coast, has created an online market.
 
The launch of Bowhouse Link has been well received by East Neuk residents, with order capacity being reached during its trial stage.
 
The online shopping platform offers a selection of fresh, seasonal local produce from Bowhouse’s traders, including The Butchery at Bowhouse, East Neuk Market Garden, St

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Foodmek Goes The Extra Mile

A Tayport-based business has been adapting to the current climate by offering its services to local businesses.
 
North East Fife food processing manufacturer, Foodmek, has used its expertise to design and manufacture a range of social distancing screens to provide a physical barrier for situations where it may not be possible to enforce the two metre social distancing rules.
 
The screens, made of versatile stainless steel can be manufactured in a variety of shapes, sizes and can be interconnected at up to 90 degrees, ensuring they can meet require

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Ductform

Ductform Completes Works for Scottish COVID19 Temporary Hospital

Fife based, Ductform HFE, which specialises in the manufacture and installation of HVAC ductwork and associated products within industrial and commercial environments, has just completed a significant project at the temporary hospital being created in Glasgow.
 
The company was contracted to manufacture and install temporary HVAC Systems, serving the critical care areas of NHS Scotland’s Louisa Jordan Hospital, a temporary emergency care hospital, being created to help deal with the COVID-19 epidemic.
 
Located within the SEC in Glasgow and operated

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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Semefab In Fight Against Covid-19

Glenrothes-based semi-conductor manufacturer, Semefab, is making a vital contribution to the UK and global fight against Coronavirus (COVID-19).
 
The firm has been inundated with enquiries and orders and  is currently working to supply more than 12 million semiconductors for use in COVID-19 related applications in the medical and healthcare sectors over the next 3 months.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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