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Mind the skills-gap after Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) will create as many jobs in the UK as it will displace over the next 20 years, according to a report by PwC [1]. Their analysis showed that the fourth industrial ... more

Subcontracting holds steady

The UK contract manufacturing market is just 5% down in Q2 against a record high in Q1 – but machining dips while fabrication soars.

Despite the concerns expressed by some multi-national ... more


Classic Car Descends to La Scala’s Iconic Stage with Massivit 3D Printing

Italy-based print provider, Colorzenith, has 3D printed a life-size replica of the classic Italian car, Lancia B24 for the Don Pasquale opera, performed in Europe’s largest opera house, La Scala in ... more
Design & prototyping

RS Components agreement with Zerynth strengthens partnership strategy and bolsters DesignSpark IoT capabilities

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, a global multi-channel distributor, today announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Zerynth ( ), ... more

Mencom introduces tight but flexible modular KADL cable entry system at IMTS 2018

The KADL Cable Entry System provides an easy to use, highly flexible, economical way to maintain enclosure integrity while still using pre-terminated cables and connectors. This KADL cable entry ... more
Design & prototyping

3D Systems helps to bring 250-year-old dragons roaring back to life

Howdon continues to build on the success of the Wedgegard Shearpin Torque Limiter

3D Systems today announced the installation of 72 large-scale 3D printed dragons at The Great Pagoda at Kew (UK) – the final elements required to complete the Historic Royal Palaces (HRP) restoration ... more
Howdon Power Transmission has been involved in the design and manufacture of torque limiters for 40 years. The company invented the revolutionary Wedgegard Shearpin Torque Limiter in 1977 to address ... more

Roxtec secures safety seal order with Britain’s £200m polar ship

International manufacturer Roxtec is helping protect Britain’s new £200m polar research vessel - RRS Sir David Attenborough – after supplying a range of specialist safety seals.

The new build ... more


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