Fusion Marine has appointed Iain Macdonald as operations manager in a move that will enable the Argyll-based company to further develop and service its busy order book.
A former merchant navy deck officer, Ian brings a wealth of experience to Fusion Marine, having most recently worked in Thailand where he was involved in oil & gas subsea construction work.
Based at Fusion Marine’s manufacturing facility at Barcaldine, Iain is overseeing the fabrication of fish farm pens and a range of other equipment for the aquaculture and marine sectors.
Stephen Divers, managing director of Fusion Marine, said: “We are delighted to welcome Iain to the team and he has already made a positive impact in the short time he has been here.
“This appointment underlines the positive economic benefits the aquaculture sector brings to the West of Scotland.”
Iain, who is originally from Morar, said: “I am enjoying this new role and I have already been able to implement work practices and techniques utilised in my previous employment to good effect here.
“There is a fantastic team of people here at Fusion Marine and it is great to be part of Scotland’s dynamic and innovative aquaculture industry.”