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  • SAE support for Advanced Engineering UK

    This year’s Advanced Engineering UK will see SAW International support the trade show and open conference with speaker sessions and its own technology symposium. 01 Oct 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Streamlining the supply chain

    Coventry based automotive and manufacturing expert, Arlington Industries, has acquired Durham’s DPE Automotive Ltd, a fast growing car parts manufacturer. 01 Oct 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Proto Labs acquires Alphaform

    US-based Proto Labs, Inc is set to acquire select assets and operations of German rapid prototyping company, Alphaform AG. 30 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Creating the engineers of the future

    A state-of-the-art apprenticeship academy is set to open its doors for the first time delivering industry standard training and qualifications to the engineers of the future, across the manufacturing and service sectors. 30 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Icon Plastics gets accredited

    Precision plastic injection moulding firm Icon Plastics has been awarded a prestigious global-scale accreditation that enhance its ability to win contacts from major blue-chip companies in the automotive sector. 29 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • MIDEST expands events for 2015

    MIDEST will be held for the 45th time from 17 to 20 November at Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre and will feature an expanded conference and events programme. 29 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Jig and toolmaker invests in more CNC

    Halesowen-based engineering firm, Hockley Pattern & Tool, has purchased a new Mazak vertical machining centre in order to keep pace with its rapidly expanding order book. 29 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Stepping up in size and precision

    Adnet Precision Engineering has invested in twin-turret turning centre to complement its existing sliding head capacity and allow it to produce complex milled and turned components in a single operation. 29 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • The future of Subcon

    A group of engineering heavyweights is helping to shape the development and direction of Subcon 2016, the UK show for contract manufacturing. 28 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • WMG trains MAN managers

    Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG ) has trained six senior managers from the Midlands Assembly Network (MAN) as part of its new Innovation Business Leadership (IBL) postgraduate programme. 28 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Wheel and tyre assembly

    Warwick based Voith Industrial Services says it is set to open the UK’s most technically advanced wheels and tyres assembly plant in Coventry next year. 24 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • ARRK opens in Poland

    Following the establishment of its Rapid Prototyping Centre in Gloucester, ARRK is expanding to Poland where it’s setting up an additional prototyping centre. 24 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • New metal printing materialises in Germany

    Materialise NV is expanding its metal printing activities to Germany, the location of its Metal Competence Centre for software, to serve customers looking to manufacture parts in titanium. 23 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Cashing in on productivity

    UK aerospace supply chain companies have used productivity improvements to secure contracts worth just over £900 million, according to the government backed Sharing in Growth (SiG) initiative. 23 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Cleaning up on re-shored parts

    As part of a £2m investment, Leicester Precision Components (LPC) has installed a second aqueous washing machine from MecWash - a move that supports automotive reshoring. 22 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Recognition for supply chain excellence

    Icon Polymer Group has been recognised for the quality of its supply chain and manufacturing management by a leading global defence aircraft manufacturer . 22 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • A&M EDM injects investment

    A&M EDM has invested in new machinery that will increase its precision engineering capacity. The investment was supported by the Regional Growth Fund. 21 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Innovator showcase at Advanced Engineering UK

    Global Tier 1 automotive supplier, Magna International, will be increasing its involvement at this year’s Advanced Engineering UK exhibition, a leading event for the high performance engineering sectors. 21 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • CNC multi-spindle is first in UK

    BMI Engineering looks set to secure £1m of new orders after installing a £300,000 Metra 6.45 CXZ CNC multi-spindle lathe – the first of its type in the UK. 18 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Auto standard for foundry

    A Black Country foundry has set its sights on £10m sales after securing the TS16949 global automotive quality accreditation. 18 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • KWSP invests £100k in 3D print

    KW Special Projects (KWSP) has invested more than £100,000 in 3D printing equipment as part of a five-year growth strategy to meet the increasing demand for additive manufacturing (AM) technology. 17 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity

  • Putting Green Man back into the pink

    A leading galvanizing company has helped bring two commemorative sculptures back to life at an iconic landmark, on behalf of the National Trust of Scotland. 17 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity