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During National Apprenticeship Week, ERIKS UK held its inaugural apprentice awards ceremony on Tuesday 10th March, to acknowledge the dedication and contribution of its Year 4 apprentices, who are ... more

See Inside Manufacturing opens doors for Liam Smith

After attending a See Inside Manufacturing open day at Schaeffler UK in 2012, 18-year old Liam Smith is now enjoying life as an engineering apprentice toolmaker at the company’s Llanelli plant in ... more

New eLearning on Functional Safety (SIL) published

The companies TÜV NORD, KROHNE, SAMSON and PHOENIX CONTACT publish a jointly created eLearning on Functional Safety (SIL). Designed for system planners and operators of industrial process plants, the ... more

Major IET refurbishment to include panoramic roof terrace

A major refurbishment of the IET’s London home, Savoy Place, transforming it into a global engineering hub, will include a brand new roof terrace. The venue will reopen in October 2015.

The ... more

Power supply technology site gets an upgrade

Mouser Electronics has announced the update of their Power Supply Technology site. Mouser’s updated technology site provides developers with the resources they need to learn about the latest advances ... more

Autonomous vehicle technology and markets

Autonomous vehicles are successful here and now but you are unlikely to meet one because the successes are in the upper atmosphere, open cast mines, nuclear power stations, underwater and in other ... more

Passive component distribution agreement now extends to Asia

Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente is now distributing passive components from Vishay Intertechnology in Asia, Australia, and New Zealand too.

Vishay offers a wide range of passive components, ... more

Hybrid vehicle range extenders: Goodbye pistons

Hybrid vehicles are already big business from hybrid cars, buses and trucks to outdoor forklifts, even hybrid tugboats. Indeed, many hybrid aircraft will soon appear. An increasing majority of hybrid ... more

Praise and recognition for KASPAR the social robot

KASPAR, the University of Hertfordshire’s social robot, has been recognised as one of the most important university science research projects in the UK and is being showcased at a high profile ... more

The University of Manchester uses software to assess student learning across a wide range of courses

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs around the world are benefitting from the testing and assessment tool Maple T.A, which includes many features designed especially for courses ... more

Industry and education partners unveil hydraulic training area to mark National Apprenticeship Week

A groundbreaking engineering training facility was unveiled to industry leaders yesterday by The JCB Academy and Parker Hannifin, to mark National Apprenticeship Week.

A partnership between ... more

Sponsorship of ‘satellite team’ aids development of nano-satellite to analyse Earth’s atmosphere

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents, the global distributor for engineers, is aiding the space mission of students at Warwick University through sponsorship of the development ... more

New Encompass Product Partners extend PartnerNetwork Program

To grow and evolve resources for manufacturers and processors, Rockwell Automation has welcomed nine new Encompass Product Partners and two global expansions within its PartnerNetwork program.

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Demonstration of Magnetic Gear at the Proving Factory official opening

Magnomatics, a high-technology company that develops and manufactures energy-efficient products based on magnetic gear technology, was one of the technologies featured at the official opening of The ... more

Power supply equipment supplied to USA titanium investment casting manufacturer

Riley Surface World has recently won a large order from Selmet, an American supplier of titanium investment casting to to the global aerospace industry. The company purchased 4 x 10,000 Amp, 0-35 ... more

HepcoMotion chairman launches his own blog

Hepcomotion have announced the launch of their very first blog site from Giles Forster, the third generation chairman of this family run, international engineering firm.

Giles is stepping into the ... more

Digital design studio opens in London to transform the client experience

IBM has announced the opening of IBM Studio London, where IBM design and digital experts will work with clients to help them engage with customers using big data, mobile, cloud and social innovations.... more

Volvo Cars presents a system solution for integrating self-driving cars into real traffic

Volvo Cars presents a complete system solution that makes it possible to integrate self-driving cars into real traffic – with ordinary people in the driver’s seat.

“We are entering uncharted ... more

Growth picks up speed in the manufacturing sector

Activity in the manufacturing sector picked up pace in February, and output is expected to grow faster still in the next three months, according to the latest CBI Industrial Trends Survey.

The ... more

Global RF/microwave solution provider will expand Molex offerings for highly-engineered RF solutions

Molex, a global interconnect and cable assembly provider, announced that it and certain of its affiliates have acquired SDP Telecom. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, SDP designs and manufactures RF/... more

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