1. OGIC has also recently received additional funding of £1.66 million from the Scottish Funding Council for capital equipment to support oil & gas industry innovation.
OGIC links over 2,300 oil and gas operators and service companies to 12 universities across Scotland with academic staff and researchers focused on oil and gas and other cross-over technologies. It will be providing funding for 100+ projects over the next five years.
Based in Aberdeen, OGIC had already been allocated £10.6 million from the Scottish Funding Council to support demand led innovation between industry and Scottish Universities.
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