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BAE Systems announces new Smart Factory


A first of its kind industry 4.0 factory is applying game-changing digital technologies to advance manufacturing on the UK’s next generation combat air system, Tempest.

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Safe exhibitions at the NEC explained


With exhibitions such as Advanced Engineering returning later this year and MACH in January of next year, the host venue, the NEC, has posted a helpful video to explain how it is looking to keep visitors and exhibitors ...

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Lotus to open new manufacturing centre in Norwich


Lotus Cars has announced that its steel fabrication (currently situated at Vulcan Road, Norwich) and lightweight structures (located in Worcester) businesses will be brought together in to one new, larger facility at ...

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Automation arrives at sheet metal firm


Yorkshire-based manufacturer Salamander Fabrications has welcomed an automated laser and integrated handling system – from Switzerland and Italy – to cut and process sheet metal twice as quick as existing machinery.

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AFRC's FutureForge gets first Tier One partner


Transvalor, a leading software developer in manufacturing process modelling, has joined the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), part of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland ...

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Bowers Group special promotion extended


​With Bowers Group’s Special Offers and Hotlist promotions launch closely followed by the and Covid-19 crisis and lockdown, the company has chosen to extend the initiative until the end of the year, to allow firms more ...