Semta call on government to help avert skills crisis

The government is being urged to help in the creation of an ‘industrial revolution’ in schools and colleges, quality apprenticeships and industry-focused higher education.

Survey points to continuing improvement in the manufacturing sector

The latest CBI Industrial Trends Survey indicates that the manufacturing sector expanded again in May, with exports helping the continued improvement.

A350 XWB takes shape for Singapore Airlines in Toulouse

Airbus has begun final assembly of the first A350-900 for Singapore Airlines at its facilities in Toulouse, France.

Kimber Drop Forgings targets £5m annual sales with new forge

Kimber Drop Forgings have invested over £1m into a forge that will help it increase sales in automotive, petrochemical and rail.

Equistone Partners Europe takes majority share in Rhodius Holding

Equistone Partners Europe has acquired a majority share in Rhodius Holding, a manufacturer of mechanical components and modules for airbags and the environmental and process

Product News

Sponsored feature: Free probing on all XYZ vertical machining centres

All XYZ vertical machining centres ordered before the end of August 2015 will be supplied free of charge with the innovative Renishaw Primo Radio Part Setter Probe and Primo Radio 3D Tool Setter

Zoller UK give a ‘Vision of Quality’ to Lidsters’ Tools

The Lidster Paragon Tool Company was established more than 50 years ago with the purpose of designing and manufacturing cost-effective, high-quality, bespoke HSS Drill Bits for the UK manufacturing sector.

Sponsored Feature: Delcam to show latest CAM developments at Open House at DMG-MORI

Delcam will demonstrate the latest software releases from its development team, the largest in the CAM industry, at a special open house to be held at the DMG-MORI showroom in Coventry on 6th and 7

Sponsored feature: New ‘Fully Functional Digital Measuring Machine’ SNAP allowing you to measure virtually any small part.

New ‘Fully Functional Digital Measuring Machine’ SNAP™ allowing you to measure virtually any small part.

Sponsored feature: A Window of Opportunity for SYS Systems

High Quality 3D Printing helps create an award winning window system