Inverlussa Marine Services has signed a twelve month contract with The Scottish Salmon Company to supply a 21 metre purpose built vessel, Margaret Sinclair, for site service work across the west coast of Scotland. The boat will be kitted out to their requirements, which includes ISO containers and pump systems to further enhance safety practices for treating fish.

Ben Wilson said, “This is a big boost and reinforces our position as one of the leading operators in Scotland. A long-term contract like this enables us to develop the business and gives us the confidence to commit further to the aquaculture industry. We’ve been able to recruit two new members of the team, taking our staff count to 23, all from the local area.”

Stewart McLelland, Chief Executive of The Scottish Salmon Company, said, “This investment is a key component of our business strategy as we continue to improve efficiencies across the business. The charter will be support a range of activities across our West coast sites promoting best practice.

Inverlussa Marine is an important supplier and we are pleased that on this occasion we can use a local supplier in order to keep the economic benefits of its business within the local community.”