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Silicon Glen: From Ships to Microchips

  • 2020
  • Documentary

Summary

The story of IBM's facility in Spango Valley, Greenock, which provided the region with thousands of jobs at the cutting edge of modern technology from the post-war period to its closure in 2018, as well as drawing investments to Scotland from all over the world. The programme features the stories of former employees, and discovers the role the workforce played in the moon landing and the making of classic film 2001: A Space Odyssey.

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