News

National college for advanced manufacturing unveiled

Plans have been unveiled for a new National College for Advanced Manufacturing.

Published on Thu 11 Dec 2014 | More ›

Parcom Capital becomes majority shareholder in Barge Master Holding

Parcom Capital becomes majority shareholder in Barge Master Holding

Published on Wed 10 Dec 2014 | More ›

Supacat adds heavy engineering to portfolio with acquisition of Blackhill Engineering Services

Supacat has added heavy engineering to its business portfolio with the acquisition of Blackhill Engineering Services, an Exeter-based heavy fabrication and machining specialist...

Published on Wed 10 Dec 2014 | More ›

Year-on-year figures show a rise in production

Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that production remains up year-on-year by 1.1 per cent.

Published on Tue 09 Dec 2014 | More ›

Manufacturers celebrate success in the Midlands

Manufacturers from the Midlands gathered recently to celebrate industry excellence at the 2014 Made in the Midlands Manufacturing Achievement Awards.

Published on Tue 09 Dec 2014 | More ›

Industry urged to tackle issues associated with additive manufacturing

Lloyd’s Register Energy has launched a joint industry project (JIP) inviting global companies to tackle the current and future issues associated with supplying 3D printed parts...

Published on Mon 08 Dec 2014 | More ›

ArcelorMittal to supply at least 116,000 tonnes of steel to shipbuilding projects

ArcelorMittal is to supply a minimum of 116,000 tonnes of steel for the hulls and decks of three new cruise ships.

Published on Mon 08 Dec 2014 | More ›

Ultrasound method reduces dross from castings process

Treating molten metal with ultrasound is a cleaner, greener and more efficient route to produce high quality castings.

Published on Fri 05 Dec 2014 | More ›

New process improves strength and formability of aluminium

A new manufacturing process from Alcoa is claimed to significantly change the microstructure of aluminium, leading to improved formability and strength.

Published on Fri 05 Dec 2014 | More ›

Bentley to invest £40m in Crewe HQ

New investment at Bentley will create a new R&D centre and the creation of over 300 jobs.

Published on Thu 04 Dec 2014 | More ›

Pages