Ecosse IP Ltd (EIP), based in Banchory, Aberdeenshire are delighted to have been awarded the Elevator Innovation Award – 2019.  Established in July 2018, EIP specialises in designing and delivering a range of cost-effective subsea solutions.

Members of the team were at the event, sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland, and entertained by the evening’s host Gyles Brandreth. With a range of nominations, EIP was one of three finalists for the Innovation Award and was thrilled when they were announced this year’s winner.

In its first 12 months, EIP has expanded its staff, both permanent and contract, including the appointment graduate interns to support engineering and business development/marketing as the company adds to its product range.

Dorothy Burke, Managing Director – EIP received the award and said: “It is such a fantastic achievement for EIP to have received this accolade for all that we’ve achieved since being established last summer. 2019 has been a busy year for the team having completed several harbour trials and product demonstrations to offshore companies.  Winning the Innovation Award is indeed a privilege for the company and something that we are really proud of achieving.”

In addition to its Ambient Lifter the company is developing and engineering further new technologies specifically for subsea operations adding to its current portfolio that it can offer to oil and gas, decommissioning, marine, wind, tidal and salvage sectors.  Several new products are under development, with launches scheduled for the latter part of the year and into early 2020.