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CASE Approvals - February 2006

13th March 2006

The following are funds approved up to the last day of the month. Please note that the sums relate to approvals, not payments. While finance may be approved, for a business investment for example, it does not guarantee that the development will go ahead. The approval simply shows that funds have been made available by CASE, but they will not be released until evidence is received that the project or activity has gone ahead.

HIE Network financial assistance for business
Financial assistance to help new and existing businesses to expand and develop.

  • Migdale Smolt Ltd, Bonar Bridge
    Construction of transportation units, 21,700
  • Loch Duart Ltd, Scourie
    Upgrade of equipment and infrastructure, 56,100
  • Bin Ends, Wick
    Website development, 2,435
  • Jektec Ltd, Scrabster
    Website development, 1,360
  • Highland Horse Supplies, Spinningdale
    Website development, 300

HIE Network financial assistance for skills development
Support for organisations and individuals wishing to develop new skills.
  • Robert Bonner, Brora
    LGV Class 1, 750
  • Matthew Walsh, Thurso
    RGIT Offshore Survival, 573

HIE Network financial assistance for community projects
Financial support for a wide range of community-based projects.
  • Sutherland Partnership, Lairg
    Biodiversity photographic collection, 1,500
  • Dunbeath Community Centre, Dunbeath
    Redevelopment of tennis court, 11,390
  • Wick Players, Wick
    Creation of drama centre at Moray Street, 4,941

Business start-up
Financial support for new business start-ups.
  • Paul Steven, Wick
    'Wick Paintball Centre', 3,600
  • Angela Levack, Wick
    Childminder, 3,600
  • Karl & Claire Holtey, Lairg
    'Holtey Classic Hand Planes', 3,600

This section covers any other programme under which funding is awarded.


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