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  • More funding for VTL Group

    The Business Growth Fund (BGF) has committed a further £1.5m in funding for Yorkshire manufacturer VTL Group, taking the total amount invested in the company to £5.5m. 28 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • The might of the Chinese robot

    The density of industrial robots in China are overtaking the head count in Europe or North America, according to the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). 28 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Southern Manufacturing extends its reach

    Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to FIVE Farnborough from 10 to 12 February 2015. The show aims to be a complete engineering show, encompassing anything and everything; from the latest machinery and production equipment to subcontracting and consumables. 28 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Lighter composite electronic enclosures

    A plasma-sprayed coating for composite materials that paves the way for the use of lighter and more efficient materials in electronic applications has won an industry award. 28 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Lower quotes with 5-axis machining

    Duckworth & Kent says it is able to quote more competitive prices and win more work following the purchase of a new DMG Mori 5-axis machining centre. 28 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Rapid transit vehicle project

    A global materials engineering company has successfully manufactured a large single piece composite structure for an innovative rapid transport vehicle for use at South Korea's Suncheon Bay wetland reserve. 27 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Grant funding to boost Singapore exhibitors

    Grant funding is available for UK SMEs who would like to exhibit at precision, engineering, machine tool and metalworking technology sector show, MTA Singapore. 27 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Hayakawa invests in the future

    Wire harness and cabling solutions provider, Hayakawa, is investing in future growth through comprehensive training for its people. 26 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Expanding further into aerospace

    ELE Advanced Technologies has won funding to further expand its aerospace business which will also include additional staff training. 26 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Green funding for Thermotec

    A Birmingham based plastic and composites manufacturer has received major funding to help support their expansion and improvement plans. 21 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Wind turbine tower plant set up

    Widnes-based Hutchinson Engineering has invested £5m in a new factory to expand its manufacturing capabilities for wind turbine towers. 21 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • A & M puts millions into larger capacity

    Precision engineering company A&M EDM has made a multimillion pound investment in a new 4,000m2 factory and equipment which will allow it to handle larger components. 21 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • ASME pressure vessel stamp

    Rotherham-based Charles Thompson Ltd (CTL) has achieved the ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) VIII Div 2 ‘U2' stamp for the fabrication of pressure vessels. 21 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Precision Micro follows demand

    European photo etching specialist, Precision Micro Limited, is expanding its presence in Germany, which it says is a key marketplace for the increasingly popular manufacturing process. 21 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • New manifesto for manufacturing

    A cross-party group of parliamentarians have launched a new manifesto ahead of the general election calling on any future government to 'take the necessary steps' to ensure the UK becomes a global leader in manufacturing. 20 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • 2015 to focus on industrial recovery

    A recent Matchtech survey reveals that 2015 party political agendas should focus on boosting training in engineering and apprenticeships if the ongoing UK skills shortage is to be addressed and industrial recovery maintained. 20 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • NORI launches car design school

    Japan’s NORI Inc is launching an English version of its online car design education programme to give students a chance to learn and acquire fundamental skills necessary for all car designers. 19 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Trent 1000 components contract

    GKN Aerospace has signed a long term agreement with Rolls-Royce to supply components for the latest version of the Trent 1000 engines for the Boeing 787 aircraft. 19 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • More investment in engineering scholarships

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) will invest an additional £1.2m in the UK’s new engineering talent over the next five years in an attempt to close the skills gap which is still growing for the ninth year running. 15 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Russian rolls contract for Sheffield Forgemasters

    Sheffield Forgemasters has secured contracts for forged steel rolls with Russia worth more than £9m which will be used in the production of steel for the automotive industry. 14 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Lightweight structures in demand

    The increased demand for lightweight structures has generated a £4m sales boost for one Coventry manufacturer. 13 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Second Hauser jig grinder

    Jig and cylindrical grinding specialist Kepston Ltd has purchased a second Hauser jig grinding machine to increase capacity and productivity with 1 micron finishes. 13 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity