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  • Welding help for angel sculptor

    Intertek, a leading provider of quality solutions, has been providing welding expertise to the studio of the world-famous sculptor Antony Gormley, who is famous for Gateshead’s Angel of the North. 02 Jul 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Hard coatings for student racers

    A hard coatings specialist has helped motorsport students at Sheffield University find the right friction formula for its race car braking system in time for the annual Formula Student competition. 01 Jul 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • New slider frees up capacity

    A new Citizen A32 CNC sliding head turn-mill centre at C & M Precision is 25% faster than previous machines and will free up capacity for recent orders. 01 Jul 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Extended accuracy for oil industry

    Mollart Engineering has won an oil industry order for delivery to the USA for stainless steel tubular housings that are 4.8m long by 197mm diameter and take seven hours to machine. 01 Jul 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Reshoring success on show

    West Midlands’ manufacturer, Barton Coldform, has been hailed as a beacon of best practice in supporting the reshoring of manufacturing back to the UK from the Far East. 30 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Borough increases moulding capacity

    Southend-based chrome plating specialist Borough Ltd has increased its capacity with the arrival of a further new ENGEL e-motion 300, injection moulding machine. 30 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Making room for more capacity

    An award-winning specialist design and architectural steel manufacturer in Pendle plans to compete for larger and public sector contracts after moving to new premises with the support of Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. 29 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • UK manufacturing export value to rise

    Productivity in British manufacturing is set to soar by 15.5% over the next five years, helping to boost the value of exports by 35%, according to a new study by Oxford Economics. 29 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • FC Laser appointments

    Precision laser cutting company, FC Laser, has appointed four new members of staff including two key positions in quality management and engineering and fabrication. 26 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Record casting takes six weeks to cool

    Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd (SFIL) has completed its biggest ever pour with a massive 607 tonnes of continuous molten steel transferred into a vast subterranean mould. 26 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • AS91000 for engineering services

    Plexus Corporation’s Livingston Design Centre in Scotland has achieved AS9100 aerospace and defence industry certification. 25 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • CID creates high tech cow collar

    Cambridge Industrial Design (CID) has created a new wearable tracking collar to enable farmers to locate their dairy cattle so they can better manage grazing patterns and milk yields. 25 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • 3D printing disrupting supply chains

    Michael Minall of supply chain specialist Vendigital tells Engineering Capacity about the impact the 3D-printing revolution is starting to have on supply chains. 25 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • F1 races ahead with solar power

    A metalwork manufacturer is aiming to save over £170,000 by investing in solar energy to make production more sustainable and also to help reduce the company’s carbon footprint. 25 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • £350,000 electronics investment

    Warwick-based SMT Developments is celebrating its 15th anniversary with record sales and a £350,000 investment. 24 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • MIM parts for John Deere

    Parts for John Deere tractor seats that were previously made in Taiwan have now been re-shored to the UK thanks to metal injection moulding. 24 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Contract designer adds FDM

    ESCATEC has purchased a fused deposition modelling (FDM) 3D printer to allow it to produce rapid prototypes in minutes rather than contracting work out that used to take several days. 24 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Still room for optimism says Lloyds Bank

    Following reports that manufacturing and exporting confidence have suffered their sharpest drop in two years, David Atkinson, head of manufacturing at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, tells Engineering Capacity why there is still room for optimism. 24 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Boost for aerospace

    Business Minister Anna Soubry has opened new cutting edge research facilities in Coventry and announced new funding for R&D projects to help ensure that the UK continues to be a world leader in aerospace. 23 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • £100k tooling cash seals JLR deal

    Walsall based metal pressing and assembly firm Genex UK has received more than £100k from Finance Birmingham in a deal that has helped secure a contract to supply parts to Jaguar Land Rover. 23 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Tata Steel plant bought for £3.5m

    Capital Coated Steel – one of Europe’s largest processors of pre-finished steel – has purchased the former Tata Steel plant at Cross Keys, South Wales for £3.5m. 23 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • 700,000 automotive castings a year

    Aluminium diecaster CastAlum has invested in machining capability to process 700,000 castings a year for automotive customers. 23 Jun 2015 - Engineering Capacity