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Nigg Bay (Scottish Gaelic: Camas Neig) is a large relatively shallow sandy bay, consisting of mudflat, saltmarsh and wet grassland, located at the north east coast of the Cromarty Firth and is 5 miles to the east of Invergordon, in the district of Ross and Cromarty and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. During low tide, the Sands of Nigg are exposed. Nigg Bay can be said to start at Balintraid pier - probably the oldest pier on the Cromarty Firth built by Thomas Telford in 1824. There is a wartime mining base alongside the pier and a series of coastal gun emplacements on the road to North Sutor.
On the south east coast of the Nigg Bay lies the villages and parish of Nigg, which was given its name by the bay, with the village of Pitcalnie, further up the coast. On the north west shore of the bay, are the villages of Milton at the east side of the shore, Barbaraville almost directly across from the fabrication yard and Balintraid further west.
At the south east corner of the bay, is the former oil platform construction and fabrication yard, opened in 1972 by a joint venture of Brown & Root and Wimpey Construction. The fabrication yard was "mothballed" some years ago and was put up for sale by KBR in 2006. In 2012 the yard was taken over by the Global Energy Group and renamed Nigg Energy Park.
In addition to this there is also an oil depot operated by Talisman Energy.
- Nigg Rock in the South Orkney Islands was named in 1903 by the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition under William S. Bruce, as his wife was born in Nigg Bay.
- Nigg Bay, A bay in the coast of Torry 0.5 miles south of Aberdeen, Scotland