Upturn in revenue prompts £500,000 investment drive

Revenues driven by the aerospace and rail sectors have prompted a machinery manufacturer to embark on a £500,000 investment drive.

Published on Thu 09 Jul 2015 | More ›

New process puts squeeze on micro tubes

A Birmingham tube end forming company has expanded its range of capabilities to cover micro tube end forming that it hopes will assist them in further developing their customer...

Published on Tue 07 Jul 2015 | More ›

Manufacturers gain traction in CBI growth indicator

The latest CBI growth indicator shows that the rate of economic growth slowed in the three months to June, but activity remained solid across the quarter as a whole.

Published on Tue 07 Jul 2015 | More ›

Youngsters encouraged to develop professional skills

The Prince’s Trust, Boeing and Sheffield University’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Training Centre are to help develop young people’s professional skills in...

Published on Tue 07 Jul 2015 | More ›

New Lotus Evora 400 emerges from production line

The first new Lotus Evora 400 has driven off the assembly line at Hethel in Norfolk.

Published on Mon 06 Jul 2015 | More ›

Britain's automotive sector hits historic high

According to new figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) turnover for the UK automotive sector hit an all time high of £69.5 billion in...

Published on Tue 30 Jun 2015 | More ›

UK engineers build largest ever 3D printed aerospace component

Engineers at the Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry have played a key role in the production of the largest ever civil aero engine part using ground-breaking 3D...

Published on Mon 29 Jun 2015 | More ›

Report warns of advanced manufacturing skills shortage

UK industry risks losing out on the benefits of modern advanced manufacturing techniques if it doesn't cultivate new skills a government report warns

Published on Mon 29 Jun 2015 | More ›

Consortium targets smarter coating

Engineers from industry and academia are developing a groundbreaking practical tool for simulating sputter coating

Published on Mon 29 Jun 2015 | More ›

Oxford team lends Hong Kong a hand in toughening injection mould coatings

City University Hong Kong has turned to Britain in the hope of commercialising a novel series of coatings designed to improve the performance of injection mould tools, ...

Published on Fri 19 Jun 2015 | More ›