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Mazak apprentice crowned regional champion

06/12/2019

Beth Addis, a production apprentice at Yamazaki Mazak, has become ‘Advanced Level Apprentice of the Year’ at this year’s Worcestershire Apprentice of the Year Awards.

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Motorsport legend opens OAS training centre

03/12/2019

Motorsport legend Ross Brawn OBE has officially opened the new Oxfordshire Advanced Skills (OAS) Training Centre, which is run by the Manufacturing Technology Centre, on the UKAEA Culham site in Oxfordshire. ...

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FANUC supplies UK’s strongest robot to MTC

02/12/2019

FANUC has delivered a 6-axis M-2000iA/2300 robot (first in UK) to Coventry-based research and technology organisation, the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC). With a reach of 3.7 m and vertical lifting stroke of 6.2 ...

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AMRC Cymru opens for business in Wales

29/11/2019

The £20 million Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre Cymru (AMRC Cymru) opened for business yesterday (28 November) in Broughton, north Wales. This state-of-the-art centre will be a catalyst for growth and jobs in ...

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MPD invests £250,000 to boost die-casting capacity

28/11/2019

One of the Black Country’s fastest-growing foundries is finishing the year on a high after it pressed the button on a £250,000 investment project. Midland Pressure Diecasting (MPD) has boosted its output significantly ...