UK economic growth stabilised in last quarter

UK economic growth stabilised in the three months to November but at a slower pace than the last quarter, according to the CBI’s latest Growth Indicator.

Buyer for Caparo Tubular Solutions saves 333 jobs

PwC has announced the sale of Caparo Tubular Solutions to the Gupta family, whose interests include the SIMEC and Liberty House groups.

Cti appoint Prof John Campbell to board in drive to improve castings processes

Castings Technology International has launched a new drive to help foundries to boost quality, reduce costs and cut waste, while producing greener, cleaner castings.

ABB win MX Award 2015 for manufacturing excellence

ABB’s GCB factory in Zurich has won the MX Award 2015 for putting process innovation and high customer orientation at the heart of its business operations.

Jaguar Land Rover invests £450m into Engine Manufacturing Centre

Jaguar Land Rover is doubling the size of its Engine Manufacturing Centre (EMC) in Wolverhampton as part of a £450m expansion programme.

Product News

Sponsored feature: HARTING launches RFID kit

HARTING have launched a new introductory kit for engineers who are looking to implement RFID solutions

Sponsored Feature: Sandvik Coromant extends indexable insert drill capabilities to deliver improved hole quality and longer tool life

Reinforced CoroDrill® 880 compatible with new Zertivo™ grade inserts for optimized cutting edge integrity

Sponsored feature: New for old product trade-in deal

Hexagon Metrology UK has launched a limited time promotion, which offers customers the chance to trade in their old CMM or portable measuring arm for the latest equipment.

Delcam to show modelling, machining and inspection at Advanced Engineering

Delcam will demonstrate the latest releases in its range of manufacturing software at the Advanced Engineering exhibition to be held in Birmingham on the 4th and 5th November.  New releases will be on show of the modelling-for-manufacture CAD system, PowerSHAPE, the PowerMIL

Sandvik Coromant enables significant savings in transmission production

Efficient hard-part turning: CB7015 from Sandvik Coromant enables significant savings in transmission production