MUNRO'S Travel has organised places for more than 300 Scottish delegates at a major oil and gas industry event in the United States.

The Aberdeen corporate travel specialist said around 90% of its customers had previously attended the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston.

Munro's managing partner Murray Burnett said: "This huge demand is just a reflection of how busy the oil industry is in the North Sea and worldwide."

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Some Scots began arriving last week with the final group expected to get to Texas yesterday.

More than 100,000 people are expected to attend the four-day gathering.