Michelin bosses are expected to sign a pledge by Christmas to deliver replacement jobs at its doomed Dundee site.
Michelin workers have said the news that the firm is to press ahead with the closure of its Dundee plant was a foregone conclusion.
The firm behind the new Baldovie incinerator project in Dundee – which was to provide steam to the Michelin factory – expects to be compensated if the tyre company closes its city site.
Plans to relocate Dundee and Angus College to the Michelin factory site could be put to bosses at the tyre giant as early as this week.
Tax breaks and government grants are ready to be deployed in the battle to save Dundee’s Michelin plant, says the Finance Secretary.
The firm behind the £100 million replacement for the Baldovie incinerator in Dundee said construction work would continue.
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Dundee East MSP Shona Robison and city council leader John Alexander have vowed to do all they can to secure the future of the Michelin plant.
Unite the union says it was confident of securing a "flexibility agreement" before Michelin unexpectedly announced the closure of its Dundee factory.
Workers at the Michelin tyre factory in Dundee today told how news that the plant is to close with the loss of almost 850 jobs came "out of the blue" after they received text messages calling them to a meeting to confirm its closure.
Dundee’s Michelin factory will get a new manager in May.
Trade unions are demanding the contract to build a £100 million incinerator at Baldovie in Dundee does not go overseas.
A £100 million investment in the future of the disposal of waste from Dundee and Angus will go ahead in the city.
The leader of Angus Council has warned the cost of keeping the county’s recycling centres open will “pale into insignificance” next to spiralling waste disposal fees.
Diane Gray, 56, of Elm Rise, Baldovie, Dundee, had sentence deferred after admitting assault charges at the city’s justice of the peace court.
All of Dundee City Council’s waste management sites have been rated as excellent by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa), the neighbourhood services committee will hear on Monday.
Retail giant Argos is set to open a new outlet in Dundee.
One of the leading objectors to the recently approved plans for a new incinerator at Baldovie in Dundee has called on city councillors to “wake up”.
Two major planning applications are to go before Dundee councillors next week.
Councillors in Dundee are set to approve plans for a new waste incinerator in Baldovie.
Fire fighters are currently tackling a blaze at Dundee's recycling plant at Baldovie.