Danielle Rowley MP Visits to Local Engineering Firm MacTaggart Scott

Danielle Rowley MP met with apprentices and staff at MacTaggart Scott during a recent parliamentary recess. MacTaggart Scott is an engineering company based in Loanhead supporting the Naval Defence and Marine industries for over 100 years and exports goods globally.

During the visit, Danielle Rowley met with Richard Prenter (chairman) and Bill Marsh (Managing Director) to discuss projects they are currently working on she then met with apprentices and staff, finishing her visit with a tour of the site.

Danielle Rowley MP said: “I thoroughly enjoyed meeting everyone at MacTaggart Scott. I was very interested to learn about the exciting projects and new technologies the staff are working on.

I was especially pleased to meet with some of the apprentices on site. The apprentices working alongside the highly skilled workforce represent a strong future for the company and the preservation of engineering skills in Midlothian. I wish them and everyone else at the company all the best and I look forward to visiting again soon.”