Aims of Gills Harbour Ltd
Why choose Gills Harbour?
- Closest mainland port to Pentland tidal stream
- Conveniently sheltered between two of the Pentland Firth’s major tide-races
- Excellent year round access
- Community owned
- Safe, natural harbour
- Pentland Ferries mainland terminal
- Harbour development land
- 18 miles from Wick Airport
Gills Harbour’s operators aim to provide a unique cost-saving service to tidal-stream electricity developers, whilst also enhancing human safety and productivity.
Meet our team
Rev Lyall Rennie
Mr Thomas Meikle
Mr Gordon Shearer
Mr Bill Mowat
The following research was conducted by Bill Mowat, chairman of Gills Harbour Limited and a former Highland Regional Council member for North-east Caithness.
CHAPTER 1: GILLS HARBOUR — GATEWAY TO A NEW GENERATION OF POWER
CHAPTER 2: PLAYWRIGHT’S PENTLAND VISION — A CENTURY AGO!
CHAPTER 3: SUB-SEA TIDAL STREAM SOLUTION LEAVES WAVES IN ITS WAKE
Inner Sound MeyGen site is firm’s worldwide flagship
CHAPTER 4: ATLANTIS SEABOARD LEASE IS JUST OVER A MILE FROM GILLS HARBOUR
Gills Pier-master’s commuter car is already powered ‘by gravity’!
CHAPTER 5: LONG TERM FUTURE FOR TIDAL STREAM MARINE IF COSTS CAN BE CUT
Firms press for urgent harbour upgrade
CHAPTER 6: HARBOUR WORKS WILL GIVE SAFER HAVEN FROM NOTORIOUS PENTLAND SEAS
Why Gills provides best Pentland Firth shelter on the Caithness shore
CHAPTER 7: ALTERNATIVE PLANS FOR GILLS HARBOUR UPGRADE — TWO LAYOUT SKETCHES
CHAPTER 8: HOW GHL AIMS TO PROCEED WITH INNER BASIN WORKS
CHAPTER 9: WHY NOW IS THE HOUR FOR GILLS HARBOUR
CHAPTER 10: GILLS BAY TIMELINE