Iain MacLeod, chair of Action for Arnish, said it was quite an encouraging discussion insofar as HIE clearly understands the issue at stake.
Stornoway Port Authority will now progress the initial stage in the tender process – the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ.) Following the PQQ process the tender is expected to be published late February and construction is expected to commence in late summer 2021.
Government money also bound for Mull, Iona, Appin, Luing and Colonsay, among others
Pathfinder project points way for Lochaber firms to grow
Pathfinder Accelerator programme is open to existing and start-up companies in the engineering, technology, IT, health and life sciences sectors.