Worcester Presses doubles turnover to £2.8m

Worcester Presses has doubled its turnover to £2.8m, a milestone that sets a new record for the 67-year-old manufacturer.

MPI invites firms to showcase new technologies at SME Technology Centre

SMEs will be able to showcase new technologies to potential customers after the Materials Processing Institute opened the doors of its new facility.

New car registrations show ongoing surge for automotive manufacturers

Year-on-year figures for January 2016 show that Britain’s new car market climbed 2.9% compared with the same month in 2015 to reach an 11-year high of 169,678 units.

Pilot plant to produce advanced nanomaterials for wear resistant coatings

A pilot plant designed to produce advanced nanomaterials for use in the automotive, mining and energy industries is to be built as part of a European project.

Domestic orders nudge output to three-month high

The latest PMI data indicates a buoyant start to the new for Britain’s manufacturers who’ve experienced a three-month high in output driven by growth in domestic orders.

Product News

Sponsored Feature: The rise of the outsourced switchboard

THE number of manufacturing companies seeking outsourced telephone answering support has risen significantly over the last 12 months, according to telephone answering specialist Moneypenny.

Sponsored Feature: Delcam’s FeatureCAM used to produce 815 mm steel part on Hermle mill-turn

A new video from Delcam demonstrates the improved metal-cutting possibilities on a Hermle machining centre with integrated turning capability when the machine is fitted with the latest TNC 640 contouring control system from Heidenhain and programmed with D

Sponsored Feature: Southern Manufacturing and Electronics

Southern Manufacturing and Electronics returns to FIVE, Farnborough, from February 9th to 11th 2016.

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