PTG has successfully secured a further framework appointment. The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult, acting as collaboration lead on behalf of the Catapult Centres and their Trading Subsidiaries throughout the UK, has appointed PTG, as one (1) of seven (7) suppliers to Lot 1 of its four‐year ICT framework agreement for the supply of ICT Equipment (hardware & software).


ORE Catapult is the UK’s leading technology innovation and research centre for offshore renewable energy. They play a key role in delivering the UK’s net zero targets by accelerating the creation and growth of UK companies in the offshore renewable energy sector.


They use their unique facilities, research and engineering capabilities to bring together industry and academia, driving innovation in renewable energy. The ORE facility in Blyth was in the news recently as it hosted a visited from the Prime Minister:


About the Catapult Centres


The Catapults are elite technology and innovation centres established by the UK Government (through Innovate UK) in high growth industries and are designed to bridge the gap between Government, universities, research institutions and innovative businesses of all sizes. Their objective is to transform great research rapidly into commercial success to support the industry and to generate economic growth. Catapults represent a long‐term strategic investment by Innovate UK in the UK’s innovation capability.


“We are very much looking forward to working with the ORE Catapult and the Catapult Centres. We already work with the Energy Systems Catapult, so we are fully aware of the tremendous job they do in driving innovation in these strategically vital fields that are critical to the economic and environmental future of the UK.”
Richard Williams, Contracts and Tenders Manager