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MP approval for Shropshire training centre 25/09/2017

A Shropshire engineering training centre has been given the seal of approval by the government’s Minister for Local Growth and the Northern Powerhouse.   Read More

SolutionsPT helps to inspire female engineers of the future 22/09/2017

Cheadle-based industrial IT solutions specialist SolutionsPT recently hosted local school pupils as part of a ‘Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) for Girls’ day.   Read More

EWS presses ahead with new products 22/09/2017

A UK leader in cold roll formed products is set to bring a number of new products to market after investing heavily in upgrading its manufacturing capabilities.   Read More

Clean powertrain deal shows confidence in UK industry 22/09/2017

Coventry University and German-based international engineering service provider FEV have signed a £30 million deal to build a clean transport lab in Coventry to spearhead research into advanced powertrain development over the next decade.  Read More

WNT sliding head tooling catalogue gets UK premiere 21/09/2017

Visitors to the Star GB open house on 10-12 October will be among the first to witness the new sliding head tooling catalogue from WNT (UK).   Read More

Metrology research centre gets official launch 21/09/2017

The rapid evolution of manufacturing makes the role of metrology – the science of measurement – more vital than ever, as firms demand greater accuracy and efficiency in their increasingly complex and automated production processes. A new £40 million research centre based at the University of Huddersfield will play a crucial role in what has been dubbed the Fourth Industrial Revolution.  Read More

Sandvik supports vocational training at WorldSkills 20/09/2017

Cutting tool and tooling system specialist Sandvik Coromant is the official sponsor and exclusive tooling partner for several skills competitions at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi in October 2017.  Read More

Manufacturing in Britain continues global rankings climb 20/09/2017

Manufacturing in Britain continued its climb up the global rankings as growth returned last year, according to EEF and Santander.  Read More

Apprentice of the Year returns from USA trip 19/09/2017

A female engineer from Chesterfield, named ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Training Centre’s annual awards earlier this year, won the opportunity to visit the global aircraft giant Boeing in the USA this summer.  Read More

Renishaw chief to receive honorary award from the University of Huddersfield            19/09/2017

Renishaw chairman and chief Sir David McMurtry is to receive the award of Honorary Doctorate of the University of Huddersfield for services to design and innovation.   Read More

Boeing begins construction on its first European production facility 18/09/2017

Aerospace company Boeing ceremonially broke ground at the site of its new manufacturing facility last week.  Read More

Schunk publishes new catalogue 18/09/2017

Competence leader for gripping systems and clamping technology Schunk has published a new linear module catalogue.   Read More

GKN chief to step down 18/09/2017

The chief executive of GKN Nigel Stein will retire at the end of December and step down as director on 14 March 2018.  Read More

Hat-trick of shortlists for Pryor at EEF Apprentice Awards 15/09/2017

A trio of apprentices that are training at marking, identification and traceability solutions specialist Pryor have been shortlisted for the North East, Yorkshire & Humberside edition of the EEF Future Manufacturing Awards.  Read More

Metal powder AM company ranks in Top National Tech Company League 15/09/2017

LPW Technology Ltd, developer, processer and supplier of high quality metal powders and software solutions for the additive manufacturing (AM) industry, has been included in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 for the second year running.  Read More

Brownie group earns badge of engineering at Renishaw 15/09/2017

Global engineering technologies company Renishaw recently hosted a local Brownie group at its Miskin site in South Wales to help them earn a new badge in engineering.   Read More

Mazak supplies machines to Renault Sport Formula One Team 14/09/2017

Yamazaki Mazak has supplied six machines tools to Renault Sport Formula One Team.  Read More

Sales director appointed at Geo Kingsbury 14/09/2017

Geo Kingsbury has appointed Richard Hughes (pictured) as sales director for MTG (milling, turning, grinding) with the remit to promote four German machine tools that the company sells exclusively in the UK and Ireland.   Read More

Komet tools now available on MachiningCloud 14/09/2017

Komet tool items are now available on MachiningCloud., with almost 30,000 metric tool items on the platform. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for cutting tool manufacturers, CNC machines, and workholding, making this available to CAM, simulation and tool management systems.  Read More

Nasmyth Group signs space contract 13/09/2017

Global precision engineering company Nasmyth Group will manufacture the spacecraft transport container for Eurostar Neo – one of two new satellite product lines of the European Space Agency’s Next Generation Platform NEOSAT.   Read More

Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH bought by managing director Armin Walther 13/09/2017

Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH and related machining centre divisions in the USA, Russia and China have been bought from the Handtmann Group in a management buyout led by the former managing director of Handtmann A-Punkt Automation GmbH, Armin Walther. The company is now called A-Punkt Automation GmbH, effective from 31 August, and Walther is the new company’s managing director.  Read More

Science and engineering SMEs look East 13/09/2017

Research for Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in advance of its “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” event has found that 41% of respondents from the science and engineering sector see Hong Kong as the gateway into the Chinese mainland and other Asian countries.   Read More

Kraft & Bauer UK expands to meet fire safety needs on machine tools 13/09/2017

Coventry-based Kraft & Bauer UK, whose fire extinguishing systems protect many hundreds of machines in the UK, has expanded further with the addition to its fleet of a larger long bed van that doubles as a mobile workshop.   Read More

Major growth witnessed by Sarginsons Industries 12/09/2017

Lightweight casting company Sarginsons Industries has announced growth in sales and profit following a strong 2017 to date.   Read More

Flexible manufacturing system for Airbus wing components 12/09/2017

A flexible manufacturing system (FMS) for producing small-to-medium-size wing components for the Airbus A330 family of long-range, wide-body jetliners has started operation at an aerospace subcontractor in the South of England.   Read More

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