Orion Group

This Inverness recruiter began 2012 by securing a £100m, five-year contract with Canadian-based Nexen Petroleum UK. Orion has built its reputation providing engineering and technical staff to the oil and gas industry but has extended its services to include the IT, aerospace, mining, rail and renewables sectors. Its network of 28 offices worldwide is overseen by chairman Alan Savage.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank100
CompanyOrion Group
ActivityEngineering recruitment consultancy
LocationInverness
Sales £m*317.0
Operating profit £m*9.1
Main shareholdersAlan Savage and family
Staff340
Founded1987
Websitewww.orioneng.co.uk

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