Sustainable Process Improvement is a fully funded programme of support for small and medium sized businesses that want to reduce their costs, stay competitive, and meet current environmental legislation such as the new Scottish waste regulation.

Delivered by the Crichton Carbon Centre, the Sustainable Process Improvement programme will work businesses to review their operations, identifying opportunities for implementing or improving resource efficiency business practice.


Breaking News!

Vattenfall Meet the Buyer Event Showcases Potential Contracting Opps

Wind Turbines

Potential contractors are being sought for a proposed wind farm in Kyle Forest, bordering East Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway.  Vattenfall have submitted the proposal for South Kyle wind farm which, if accepted, will require the construction of a 50 turbine site with associated infrastructure.

Two local supply chain events are being held by Vattenfall, one in Dumfries and one in Kilmarnock for potential contractors.  Click here for more information and how to register.




The following businesses are currently going through the SPI programme:


Latest News

SPI Story Published in E&T Magazine

SPI Story Published in E&T Magazine

  A synopsis of SPI and how it has been of benefit to  its clients has been published in the prestigious E & T (Engineering & Technology) Magazine....


New SPI Video!

View the new SPI video to find out a bit more about the programme and see how your business could benefit.


JJR Print Demonstrate True Sustainability in News Article

SPI client JJR Print demonstrate they are embracing sustainability in the truest sense of the word in this article in the Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter.  Their...


Research Suggests SPI Results in Sustainable and Profitable Business

Recently completed research is suggesting that the SPI programme yields positive results in guiding SMEs towards sustainable and profitable business models.  Based...

Trusted Loan Fund Now Available for Energy Efficiency Measures

Trusted Loan Fund Now Available for Energy Efficiency Measures

  The much trusted West of Scotland Loan Fund has just opened up for firms looking to adopt energy efficiency measures in North Ayrshire and West Dunbartonshire. Finance...