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£5 million AME funding to boost manufacturing skills


The Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) – a collaboration between Coventry University and Unipart Manufacturing Group to equip engineering graduates with the experience and skills employers need ...

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Casting industry figurehead visits Sarginsons


A leading figure in the casting industry recently paid a visit to Coventry-based Sarginsons to meet the team and hand over a prestigious award. Dr Pam Murrell of the Cast Metals Federation (CMF) headed to the Torrington ...

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MTC joins Microsoft mixed reality partner programme


The visualisation team at Coventry-based MTC (Manufacturing Technology Centre) has been made a partner of Microsoft's Mixed Reality Programme, one of a select group of organisations in Europe to gain the recognition.

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WorldSkills names team for Russia 2019


The UK’s best and brightest young skilled apprentices and students have been selected to represent all four nations in Team UK at the ‘Skills Olympics’ in Russia. More than 30 young professionals from sectors such as ...

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MTC’s ‘Made for Space’ conference date set


The MTC's two-day ‘Made for Space’ conference will be held on 2-3 May in Coventry. The event will host international experts who will explain the opportunities available for manufacturers in the space industry. MTC ...

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Seven more businesses locate to Silverstone Park


In the first few weeks of 2019, Dragon Racing and six other companies have located to MEPC’s Silverstone Park, the business estate on the Buckinghamshire-Northamptonshire border. Combined, the seven lettings total ...