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Future Makers Clubs bring engineering to life for the next generation

Budding engineers aged eight to 15 can explore the world of design, modelling and manufacturing at special two-day Future Makers Clubs this summer in Birmingham. Young people attending the sessions ... more

FELIXprinters becomes authorised OEM vendor to the US Government

FELIXprinters has successfully established itself as a leading supplier of industrial AM machines that are characterised by their accuracy, ease-of-use, reliability, and repeatability. The company’s ... more

Bonfiglioli moves to new facility in Warrington

Established in UK for almost 40 years, Bonfiglioli Group decided to merge the two facilities located in Warrington and Redditch and move into a brand new 26,000 Sqf (2,416 Sq.) facility located in ... more

Heilind Electronics and Laird Performance Materials sign global distribution agreement

Heilind Electronics, a leading distributor of electronic components, announced today the signing of a global distribution agreement with Laird Performance Materials, a portfolio company of privately ... more

Adapting in the face of COVID-19: What the pandemic has shown us about industrial adaptability

Since the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the global COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic in March 2020, the world’s response has changed the face of industry. Industrial businesses reacted in ... more

Offshore Electronics passes ISO9001:2015 Recertification Audit, one of the first to be carried out remotely

Contract electronics manufacturer, Offshore Electronics, has taken part in what is believed to be one of the first-ever ISO9001 Recertification Audits to be carried out remotely, due to the Covid-19 ... more

Routeco restructures UK branch network to four regional Customer Service Centres

Routeco announced today that with immediate effect it has restructured it’s UK branch network to four new regional Customer Service Centres located in Manchester, Leeds, Bristol and Milton Keynes... more

Positive signs for subcontract market

The effects of the Covid-19 shutdown saw the market for subcontracting fall by an unprecedented 56% in the second quarter of 2020, according to the latest Contract Manufacturing Index (CMI), but with ... more

BPMA Partners with Make UK

The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) – the trade organisation representing the business interests of UK and Irish suppliers of liquid pumps and related equipment – has recently partnered ... more

Alloyed wins Institute of Physics Start-up Award 2020

Alloyed, the company formed from the merger of OxMet Technologies and Betatype late last year, has won the prestigious Institute of Physics Business Start-up Award 2020. The award, submitted by OxMet ... more

White Paper on Safety and EMC Considerations for EV Charging available from Schaffner

New electric car models are introduced almost daily. The market forecast for the BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle) predicts very strong growth in the coming years... more

TTI Europe sees a significant increase in demand for sensor, connector and e-mech components in electric and hybrid vehicle applications

TTI has seen an upward trend in the supply of components to customers involved in the design of electric and hybrid vehicles. Despite the automotive industry suffering a decline in the current global ... more

Boost to Scotland’s space tech sector as Celestia UK makes Heriot-Watt University its permanent base

Celestia UK, specialists in the advancement of state-of-the-art antenna systems used for tracking satellites, today announced that Heriot-Watt University's Research Park will be its permanent base in ... more

WEG Electric CIS awarded contract to supply flameproof motors for mine ventilation

WEG Electric CIS, a subsidiary of WEG based in St Petersburg, has been awarded a critical contract to supply two flameproof motors for the primary ventilation system of the Chertinskaya Koksovaya ... more

Newton and Quick Release support Penlon to manufacture 11,683 ventilators in 12 weeks in response to COVID-19

Operational consultancy Newton Europe and product data management (PDM) specialists Quick Release – members of the Ventilator Challenge UK Consortium – share their story as the Penlon group ships its ... more

Low-cost PPE helmet removes the need to social distance

The British inventor and design engineer Alan Meeks (who has 40 patents to his name and designed the cordless kettle, the Star Wars’ Storm Trooper headgear, and Masuri cricket helmet) along with ... more

Corking the gender gap

For years stereotypes have existed within the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) sectors. Perhaps this is the primary reason why the number of women in the industry is still at such a ... more

Engineers Without Borders UK announces winners of Engineering for People Design Challenge 2020

Engineers Without Borders UK, part of an international movement putting global responsibility at the heart of engineering, has announced the UK and Ireland winners of the Engineering for People ... more

InoBat Auto secures 10M Euro investment to develop R&D centre and production line in Slovakia

InoBat Auto, a leading R&D and electric battery production company, has secured additional EUR 10m investment to fund the development of a first-of-its kind 100MWh R&D centre and production ... more

Over two million Brits report that a hobby in electronics has been key for their mental wellbeing during the Coronavirus pandemic

With millions of Brits confined to their homes and many suffering job losses or being placed on furlough, reports of mental health incidents have risen and the extended period of uncertainty has ... more

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