Further jobs to go at BiFab as speculation mounts of delay to NnG project

Further jobs to go at BiFab as speculation mounts of delay to NnG project

Further jobs are set to go at Fife-based manufacturer Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) as it emerged that a potential life-saving wind farm contract for the firm could be delayed.

BiFab yard to be mothballed despite firm cutting losses by £42m

BiFab yard to be mothballed despite firm cutting losses by £42m

Troubled Scottish manufacturer Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) will see its Arnish yard mothballed today despite accounts indicating the firm stemmed its haemorrhaging losses by over £42 million.Work has petered out at BiFab’s facility on the Isle of Lewis since it completed fabrication work for the Moray East Offshore Wind Farm project.

BiFab workforce ‘concerned’ as NnG contract talks drag on

BiFab workforce ‘concerned’ as NnG contract talks drag on

Anxious workers at Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) have been “left in the dark” over their future despite a job-saving contract announcement last month, according to a Scottish trade union.EDF Renewables confirmed in November that BiFab would fabricate “at least” eight foundation turbine jackets on the 54-turbine Neart Na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind project.

BiFab deal at £2bn Scottish wind farm could bring jobs to Arnish

BiFab deal at £2bn Scottish wind farm could bring jobs to Arnish

A new wind farm deal for Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) could bring a Christmas jobs boost to workers at its Arnish yard, according to a source close to the firm.

BiFab still ‘in talks’ for pared-down NnG work, EDF claim

BiFab still ‘in talks’ for pared-down NnG work, EDF claim

Troubled Scottish manufacturing firm Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) are still “in talks” for pared-down work on the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) project, developer EDF Renewables has claimed.

Energy Voice  -  Scottish firms 'cannot reasonably compete' in renewables bonanza, unions warn

Energy Voice - Scottish firms 'cannot reasonably compete' in renewables bonanza, unions warn

The unions are reacting to Scottish firm Burntisland Fabrication (BiFab) missing out on a more than £160 million deal to construct 55 wind turbine jackets for the Moray East Offshore Windfarm. Unite and GMB claim Scottish firms have missed out on a £2.8 billion renewables energy “bonanza”.

Energy Voice  -  BiFab Arnish yard opens to service £26m windfarm deal

Energy Voice - BiFab Arnish yard opens to service £26m windfarm deal

Work started today on a job-saving contract for nearly 90 workers at Burntisland Fabrication’s (BiFab) Arnish yard. The new, multi-million pound deal will see 82 workers build 100 monopiles for the Moray East Offshore Windfarm, revitalising BiFab’s Isle of Lewis site.