Cygnet Group and Manchester University form KTP to advance production of composites

Cygnet Group and Manchester University’s School of Materials have secured funding for a two-year Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to advance the production of high-...

Published on Thu 29 Jan 2015 | More ›

Rolls-Royce to power South African freight project

Rolls-Royce is to produce 232 MTU Series 4000 engines following an order worth €100m from Chinese locomotive manufacturer CNR Dalian and its local South African Consortium.

Published on Wed 28 Jan 2015 | More ›

GKN Aerospace and Rolls-Royce agree Trent 1000 component deal

GKN Aerospace has agreed an agreement worth over $200m with Rolls-Royce to supply components for the latest version of the Trent 1000 engine.

Published on Tue 27 Jan 2015 | More ›

PragmatIC to scale-up production of flexible integrated circuits with £5.4m in new funding

A Cambridge company that produces flexible integrated circuits for the Internet of Things has completed a £5.4m funding round.

Published on Tue 27 Jan 2015 | More ›

VTL Group revs up for growth with additional funding

VTL Group, a manufacturer of precision-engineered components for the automotive industry, has received a further £1.5m investment from growth capital provider BGF, alongside...

Published on Mon 26 Jan 2015 | More ›

Over 250 Lloyds Bank staff complete WMG manufacturing training course

Over 250 Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking staff have completed a training course delivered by Warwick Manufacturing Group that impresses the importance of supporting...

Published on Mon 26 Jan 2015 | More ›

Exhibition brings 3D printing to the people

The additive manufacturing division of Renishaw has collaborated with the Manchester Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) on a free exhibition aimed at demystify 3D printing...

Published on Fri 23 Jan 2015 | More ›

Hardide Coatings invests £4.5m in new North American plant

Hardide Coatings is investing £4.5m in a new manufacturing plant in Virginia.

Published on Thu 22 Jan 2015 | More ›

Manufacturers set to benefit from £1.5m nuclear fund

English manufacturers wishing to enter or expand their presence in the nuclear sector have been given a £1.5m funding boost.

Published on Wed 21 Jan 2015 | More ›

3D printing helps Unilever cut lead times for prototype parts

Unilever has cut lead times for prototype parts by 40 per cent after utilising 3D printing in its manufacturing process.

Published on Wed 21 Jan 2015 | More ›