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Sheffield’s Nuclear AMRC works in partnership with Rolls Royce Photo: Nuclear AMRC

Sheffield’s Nuclear AMRC works in partnership with Rolls Royce Photo: Nuclear AMRC

Metalcraft opens nuclear manufacturing facility
A Cambridgeshire manufacturer playing a key role in the decommissioning of nuclear waste containers at Sellafield has officially opened a bespoke production facility in Chatteris. 01 Dec 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Lestercast are Fit for Nuclear
Lestercast has now been granted its Fit for Nuclear (F4N) status after completing a year-long qualifying process. 26 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
DavyMarkham adds nuclear expert
Sheffield heavy engineering specialist DavyMarkham has appointed John Cheek, as nuclear and defence director. 19 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
30,000-part contract drives rapid order
Having won a contract for 30,000 nuclear-industry parts just before the start of the show, Sub-CNC used Mach 2016 to source a new sliding head turning centre. 22 Jun 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Tubes fit for nuclear energy
Plymouth-based Fine Tubes, manufacturer and global supplier of precision tubes for critical applications, has successfully completed the Fit for Nuclear (F4N) programme run by the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). 07 Jun 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Investing to stay in the oil game
Express Engineering has invested in large capacity Mazak multi-tasking machines to ensure it is well-positioned when the oil & gas sector returns to growth. 29 Mar 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Deep hole technology put to the test
New machining technology developed by Mollart allows it to achieve high levels of deep hole straightness in difficult materials and components, while cutting cycle times. 16 Feb 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Made-to-measure machines speed production
Howco Bredbury has ordered two modified high-specification horizontal milling and boring machines to improve the cycle time on a new subsea product. 13 Jan 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Finding business in oil & gas
Glasgow subcontractor Well Machined has invested in larger capacity machine tools that are helping it buck the trend in the depressed oil and gas sectors. 15 Dec 2015 - Engineering Capacity
Nuclear fabrication orders
ECS has won five steel fabrication contacts to supply large support components for a UK nuclear plant. 08 Jul 2015 - Engineering Capacity
Measuring massive oil parts
Express Engineering has installed a massive co-ordinate measuring machine (CMM) to undertake the rapid and accurate inspection of large oil and gas components. 07 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
Turning the tables
A Chesterfield contract machinist saves customers money and cuts cycle times by using lathe tooling to turn bores and faces on a machining centre. 04 May 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
Working in the nuclear sector
Nuclear experts are warning manufacturing companies that quality and health and safety must come first when it comes to supply to the sector and there are some other important issues to consider too. 06 Jan 2015 - Engineering Capacity
Nuclear stamp of approval
Welding and fabrication specialist Arc Energy Resources has become one of the first SME manufacturing companies in the South West to achieve ready to supply status through the Fit for Nuclear (F4N) programme. 17 Nov 2014 - Engineering Capacity
Plasma-cut tube for offshore energy
Barrett Steel is installing a 1500mm diameter tube plasma profiler at the Barrett Steel Offshore site in Middlesbrough. 29 Oct 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
Bending breakthrough for offshore wind
New methods developed by Barnshaws Metal Bending could cut construction costs and lead times for the offshore wind energy sector. 10 Jul 2014 - Engineering Capacity
Tube laser for offshore wind
Barrett Offshore Tubes has invested over £1m to serve the renewable energy market, particularly the offshore wind turbine industry. 25 Jun 2014 - Engineering Capacity