New firm sets sights on marginal US oil fields

Press & Journal – Nov 14, 2017

Highlander Alastair Caithness is helping to keep Scotland’s global reputation for ingenuity alive after setting up a software company in California.

Founded last year in San Diego, California, Ziyen was originally launched to provide information on the oil and gas procurement market.

But with the downturn continuing to affect the industry, it has since evolved to include an energy division aiming to snap up and develop marginal oil fields in the US.