Fujitsu launches its own 'Fourth Industrial Revolution'

Fujitsu has announced plans to help manufacturing robots work more closely alongside human workers through more advanced networking and data-sharing technology.

Published on Tue 10 Mar 2015 | More ›

New Sinclair computer starts production

Production has commenced on the new Sinclair Spectrum Vega games computer at SMS Electronics’ facility in Beeston, Nottinghamshire.

Published on Tue 10 Mar 2015 | More ›

Chancellor urged to spend wisely in spring budget

The Chancellor is being urged to use the last Budget of this Parliament to avoid a pre-election giveaway.

Published on Mon 09 Mar 2015 | More ›

UK companies continue to invest in R&D

The number of patents filed at the European Patent Office (EPO) by companies in the UK rose by 4.8 per cent in 2014 to 6,823, a sign of sustained investment in research and...

Published on Thu 05 Mar 2015 | More ›

Boeing announces orders with Ryanair and Silk Way West

Boeing has announced orders to supply Ryanair with three Next-Generation 737-800s and Silk Way West with three 747-8...

Published on Wed 04 Mar 2015 | More ›

UK Steel issues safety warning over Chinese steel imports

UK Steel has issued a safety warning about the use of Chinese steel.

Published on Wed 04 Mar 2015 | More ›

Consumer goods industry leads surge in manufacturing

New figures show that Britain’s manufacturing sector is continuing on an upward trajectory, with the consumer goods industry leading the surge.

Published on Tue 03 Mar 2015 | More ›

ArcelorMittal to supply heavy plate to Wikinger offshore wind project

ArcelorMittal is to supply 23,000 tonnes of heavy plate for the construction of 29 jacket foundations for the Wikinger offshore wind farm in the Baltic Sea.

Published on Mon 02 Mar 2015 | More ›

Record year sees Haas Automation break the $1bn mark

2014 was a record year for Haas Automation with the company reporting revenues in excess of $1bn for the first time in its history.

Published on Tue 24 Feb 2015 | More ›

England's SME manufacturers post increases in current and predicted sales

England’s manufacturing SMEs are defying predictions of a slowdown by posting increases in current and predicted sales.

Published on Tue 24 Feb 2015 | More ›