Forth & Tay Offshore Cluster

Forth & Tay Offshore works on behalf of members to promote the capabilities of companies and organisations in the offshore wind sector and to assist them in accessing new opportunities.


Forth & Tay cluster map

Forth & Tay Offshore are one of eight UK offshore wind clusters. Operating in the east of Scotland, they are seeking to build upon the area’s well-established strengths by developing the supply chain and workforce in support of the commitments in the Offshore Wind Sector Deal. Their vision for 2030 is for the region to become home to a thriving, comprehensive, internationally competitive offshore energy supply chain serving local, national and international projects.

Forth & Tay Offshore represent supply chain businesses from across Scotland. Their aim is to:

  • Develop and promote the regional supply chain.
  • Support Forth & Tay entities to maximise & compete for UK-wide and international opportunities.
  • Attract and retain inward investment within offshore wind sector.
  • Work with regional further and higher education institutions.
  • Maximise supply chain and employment opportunities in the Forth and Tay Offshore Cluster.
  • Invest in value-added infrastructure.

Member organisations

Register on the Forth & Tay Offshore business directory to ensure your business is represented on our Supply Chain database and to be notified of news, activities and events. 

This Cluster is supported by SSE, EDF Renewables and SDIC Red Rock Power.

Register for the Forth Tay Offshore Business Directory

Visit the Forth & Tay website to find out more about the work of the cluster, read the latest news and explore projects in the area. 

Forth & Tay Offshore website 

The industry

Find out more about the offshore wind industry in Scotland.

The Scottish Offshore Wind Industry

The industry is represented at senior level by the Scottish Offshore Wind Energy Council which brings together all the elements that go to make up the offshore wind sector.


The Scottish Offshore Wind Energy Council (SOWEC) is a partnership between the Scottish public sector and the offshore wind industry.

The Offshore Wind Market in Scotland

The Scottish offshore wind market is now one of the largest in the world and currently leads on the development of commercial floating wind with 15GW of in the pipeline

About Offshore Wind Scotland

Inverness Campus is a world-class location for life sciences, and technology based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.