​ersg awarded 1 of 2 supplier status for Moray West

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Posted on April 2022 By Kasie Maunders

ersg awarded 1 of 2 supplier status for Moray West


ersg is thrilled to have been chosen as one of two suppliers for Moray West, helping to provide both office-based and construction support personnel for the offshore wind farm project team in Scotland.

Victoria Payne, Director of Solutions, commented:

‘After a competitive tendering process, ersg are ecstatic to have been declared one of two exclusive suppliers of temporary personnel for the Moray West team. This is a tremendous achievement for the team, who made sure the highest quality bid response was created. We are delighted to support Moray West, helping to match climate change targets and contribute to the drive to net zero carbon emissions and build a more sustainable future, whilst supporting local communities and the creation of job opportunities.

We look forward to our partnership and our specialist recruiters are looking forward to deploying workers’.


About Moray West:

The Moray West offshore wind farm, located in the Moray Firth, Scotland, is a key part of the energy transition and the drive to Net Zero carbon emissions.  Now fully consented the project is developing engineering detail at the same time as securing a route to market in advance of the construction starting. The current planning is based on the project being operational in 2024/25. 

The project stands to make a vital contribution to Scotland’s renewable energy and climate change targets. Regional and national supply chains have benefitted from investment during the development phase and will benefit from construction and the 25+ year operational period.  From the office in Edinburgh, the project team is working closely with communities, supply chain, and other stakeholders to ensure the success of the project.

The Moray West project is being developed by Ocean Winds in which Ignitis Group has a minor shareholding. Ocean Winds is the result of a 50-50 joint venture between EDP Renewables (EDPR) and ENGIE. Empowered by its clean and endless wind energy, Ocean Winds is one of the most important developers of offshore wind farms globally, with a presence in 8 countries, and several projects in operation, construction, and development.In the United-Kingdom, it is also the majority shareholder of Moray East, Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm.

To find out more please click here, https://www.moraywest.com/about-us


About ersg:

Founded in 2008, ersg is a specialist recruitment company who places extremely knowledgeable candidates into the energy sector, on a Contract, Permanent and Fixed Term Contract basis. We provide recruitment and technical services, consulting services with statements of work, as well as providing different hiring solutions, from RPOs (Recruitment Process Outsourcing) to MSPs (Managed Service Programme). As a company with 14 offices around the globe and 4 more in the pipeline, we have a wealth of consultants who are vertical specialists throughout the entire energy sector, from solar to oil and gas, to offshore and onshore wind, which enables us to provide the best support and partnership to our client’s projects around the world.


If you wish to learn more about either ersg or future opportunities with Moray West, please contact John Chadwick [email protected] or Victoria Payne [email protected]