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New surface treatment for aerospace
A new chemical immersion treatment to enhance the surface of additive manufactured parts is promising to help revolutionise the aerospace industry. 22 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Engine component manufacturing
Peterborough subcontractor Westcombe Engineering has installed a new manufacturing cell to produce increased quantities of a family of aluminium engine components for Perkins Engines. 22 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
SMEs stay resilient
The latest National Manufacturing Barometer suggests that small to medium sized manufacturers in the UK have remained resilient in the face of ‘Brexit’ uncertainty and a spike in exports may even have been achieved. 21 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Moulding quality recognised
IPC Mouldings (IPC) has been awarded EFQM Recognised for Excellence 4 Star at the EFQM Ireland Excellence Awards. 16 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Honing manufacturing skills
Hone-All director Andrea Rodney was one of the key stakeholders in attendance as construction engineering students tightened the last bolt on the steel frame for Central Bedfordshire College’s new skills and technology centre. 15 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
JJ Churchill on target to double sales
The Sharing in Growth (SIG) programme has helped precision engineering specialist JJ Churchill refine its processes, allowing it to target doubling turnover by 2022. 15 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Precision apprentices wanted
Cold forming and machining specialist, Dawson Shanahan Limited, is searching for candidates to join its expanding apprentice training programme at its dedicated training school. 14 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
More start-ups get their big chance
Advanced Engineering is set to extend its Enabling Innovation hub initiative for 2017, following success at last year’s show. 14 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Multi-million pound contract with Saab
Exova has signed a new multi-million pound framework agreement with Saab to deliver material technology expertise and testing services. 13 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Composites expertise
Cambridge based composites manufacturer, Forward Composites, has manufactured carbon fibre monocoque and panels for the Nio EP9, the innovative new Chinese electric supercar . 09 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Subcon partnership continues
Sourcing specialist Qimtek has announced it will again support two key initiatives within the Subcon show – the Buyers Programme and a dedicated Qimtek UK Manufacturing Pavilion. 09 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Quality assurance for rail welding
The Coventry-based HTA Group has successfully achieved EN 15085-2 accreditation for welding on rail vehicles as part of the company’s long term commitment to the UK and European rail sector. 08 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Strong investment continues for Alpha Manufacturing
Alpha Manufacturing is planning a £1m investment for the first few months of 2017 which follows a recent £1m installation of a STOPA automated storage system and Trumpf Trulaser 3030. 08 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Transitioning to updated AS9100
Bureau Veritas is urging all organisations to begin transition preparations for the update to the AS9100 Series aerospace industry standard. 07 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
State-of-the-art shot blasting
Yorkshire-based Sherburn Metalwork Ltd, part of WEC Group Ltd, has invested in a brand new state-of-the-art shot blasting facility to improve lead times for customers. 07 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Internet of Things demystified at Southern Manufacturing
Craig Astfalck, Ecopare managing director, will be presenting a seminar at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics on demystifying the Internet of Things for energy data collection in an industrial environment. 06 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Technoset steps up its capabilities
Aerospace component manufacturer, Technoset, has increased its manufacturing capabilities in order to move further up the industry’s tiered supply chain. 06 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Boost for UK aerospace skills
In-Comm Training has been chosen to help deliver a major boost to skills in the UK aerospace sector. 03 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Large tool production at Amtek
Amtek Precision Engineers has invested in material handling solutions capable of safely moving the mould tool components parts each weighing up eight tonnes around its workshop and assembly area. 02 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Steel fabrication expertise in the Antarctic
A steel fabricator has lent its bespoke steel fabrication expertise to the Antarctic during the relocation of an important British Antarctic Survey (BAS) research station. 01 Mar 2017 - Engineering Capacity