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  • BFPA Yearbook 2014/15 available

    The 2014/15 edition of the British Fluid Power Association’s (BFPA) Yearbook and Members’ Directory is now available. 29 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Robotics in composite engineering

    Derby’s epm:technology will be using robotics in its composite engineering processes to speed up productivity and creativity. 29 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Yorkshire businessman honoured

    Respected businessman, Mark Ridgway OBE, DL has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Technology from Leeds Metropolitan University. 28 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Manufacturing growth continues

    The recovery in British manufacturing continued apace in the last quarter, with faster growth in domestic orders and output, according to the latest CBI quarterly industrial trends survey. 28 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Brandauer vows to improve workforce

    Birmingham-based manufacturer, Brandauer, has set up an ‘Improvers’ scheme with the hope of promoting the benefits of working for an SME and addressing the skills shortage. 25 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Young engineers race for top award

    The final of the 2014 KMF ‘Young Engineer of the Year Awards’ saw 18 schools go head-to-head on Darley Moor race circuit to see which of them had development the fastest and most efficient electric car. 24 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Metallic structures manufacturing agreement

    Wimborne based Cobham plc and India’s Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL) have signed an agreement that will see TASL manufacture metallic structures for Cobham’s fifth generation air-to-air refuelling equipment at TASL’s facility in Hyderabad, India. 24 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Engineering firm wins business accolade

    Coleraine based engineering firm, SJC Hutchinson Engineering, has been named as a top organisation for people management practice in the UK, receiving the “Best Newcomer” in the first Investors in People Awards. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Kirkham adds to mill-turn capacity

    Kirkham Engineering has further expanded its one-hit machining capacity with the investment in four more multi-axis mill-turning centres. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Better stripping for better results

    Chemical etching company Photofabrication says it has installed the world’s first vertical resist stripping line at its St Neots manufacturing facility. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • New facility brings capabilities and jobs

    Mollart has opened a 10,000 sq ft fabrication facility that allows it to offer design, machining, fabrication and assembly from a single source. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Laser will boost profiling

    Derby-based stockholder Eggleston Steel has added a new laser cutter to its profiling department. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • ROV coatings application

    Hardide Coatings has completed its first application for a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) for customer Seatronics. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Exova expands offering to India

    Exova Group is extending its offering to customers in emerging Asian markets with the acquisition of India’s Metallurgical Services Private Limited. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Automation for copper parts

    Two high volume machining centres built on Dawson Shanahan’s strengths in combining precision cold forming with machining. 23 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Supply chain award for Invotec

    Leading PCB manufacturer, Invotec Group, has won a Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) silver award at a presentation ceremony held at Farnborough International Airshow. 22 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Farnborough Airshow reaches new high

    The Farnborough International Airshow reached a new high this year with the total sum of business orders and commitments valued at US$201bn, beating all previous records set for the show. 21 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Stainless Metalcraft wins on quality

    Cambridgeshire-based Stainless Metalcraft has been awarded the ‘Supplier Certification’ for its high standards and commitment to quality by Sellafield Ltd. 21 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • GKN presents supplier awards

    GKN Aerospace’s fifth Supplier Awards, presented at the Farnborough International Airshow, saw Wesco Aircraft take home the ‘Premier Supplier’ award. 17 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Supporting new cancer treatment

    Stainless Metalcraft is playing a key role in the development of a ground-breaking new treatment for cancer patients. 16 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • Bespoke laser welding cell

    Altec Engineering has produced a bespoke plastic welding cell for the manufacture of tyre pressure sensors. 16 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity

  • A world of new suppliers on show

    Over 1,700 subcontractors will be showcasing their services at MIDEST in Paris from 4 to 7 November 2014. 16 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity