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Chemical resistance chart helps designers select the right valve

Bürkert has released a comprehensive chemical resistance chart which matches products, materials and conditions with chemical type and reactivity to help designers and maintenance engineers select ... more

€3 billion to be made available for SME new product development

A support organisation for UK SMEs seeking to access funding from the European Union has revealed that €3 billion will be made available from 1st January for SME new product development. Following a ... more

MBDA announces scholarship programme for students and young aeronautical professionals from India

MBDA, the ISAE-SUPAERO Foundation and the Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE), have signed a sponsorship agreement setting up an Indian scholarship programme in France. Between ... more

Over a third of UK employers are now helping to bridge the gap between education and work

According to a survey of more than 1,000 UK employers, conducted by the CIPD, the professional body for HR and people development, 35% of employers are now engaging with local schools and colleges.... more

Unmanned aerial vehicle market to grow to $1billion

Findings from a new IDTechEx report, Electric Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) 2013-2023, state that the total market value for electric unmanned aerial vehicles will reach over $1billion dollars by ... more

Koch Industries completes acquisition of Molex Incorporated

Molex Incorporated has been acquired by Koch Industries for $7.2 billion. The acquisition was finalised through the merger of Koch Industries’ wholly owned subsidiary, Koch Connectors, Inc., with and ... more

Engineering and technology must remain a Government priority

According to the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), engineering and technology must remain a long-term priority for the Government. Paul Davies, IET Head of Policy, said: “Science, ... more

Award for ‘best company’ in apprenticeship award goes to Schaeffler

Schaeffler (UK) has announced that is has won ‘Best Company’ in the Pathway to Apprenticeship (PtA) Awards 2013, in recognition of the company’s ongoing support and commitment to the programme.... more

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2014 promises even more to visitors

Good design rarely springs fully-formed into existence, but is arrived at through numerous iterations and progressive improvements. Such things can’t be rushed, and this is one reason why products ... more

Customers of machine tool OEMs face increasing equipment financing challenge, states report

Research from the Financial Services unit of Siemens (SFS) has revealed the growing importance of asset finance in enabling machine tools investments. According to the study, conducted amongst the ... more

Dassault Systèmes to acquire Realtime Technology

Dassault Systèmes has announced the signing of an acquisition agreement for an 84% controlling interest in Realtime Technology AG (RTT).This acquisition of Munich-based RTT will include its software ... more

Remote solution for automatic lubrication of wind turbine bearing systems

Remote and automatic lubrication of a wind turbine’s hard to access bearing system is now provided by SKF’s Condition Based Lubrication. This is an interface enabling a connection between the ... more

‘Motorsport Valley’ enterprises recognised for their competitive edge and potential for growth

15 companies located in Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and the surrounding counties will receive a total of £1.14M from the UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, to carry out 11 ... more

Bosch opens new state-of-the-art facility in Wakefield

A new facility has been opened by Bosch UK at Devilliers Way in Normanton, Wakefield. Designed to provide a single northern location for Bosch, this combines Bosch Rexroth, its industrial drives and ... more

USB plug and play comes to the NI LabVIEW RIO architecture

National Instruments has announced four new R Series boards (USB-7855R, USB-7856R, USB-7855R OEM and USB-7856R OEM) with USB connectivity, which help engineers add FPGA technology to any PC-based system using one of the most widely adopted buses. more

Brochure covers expanded flowmeter range

To reflect the recent developments of its Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter, that have enabled it to be used in both higher temperature and higher pressure applications, Titan Enterprises has produced a ... more

UK launch events for EPLAN Version 2.3

To celebrate the launch of EPLAN Version 2.3, two launch events are to be held: one at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), Manchester and the other at the SnoZone, Milton Keynes. These events ... more

Accutronics secures £100,000 grant to support work on a new battery design

Accutronics has received a Smart Award from the UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board. The Smart Scheme offers funding to small and medium-sized enterprises to engage in R&D ... more

UK manufacturers optimistic as orders grow

According to the latest CBI quarterly Industrial Trends Survey of more than 350 manufacturers, optimism among UK manufacturers rose at the fastest rate since April 2010 as orders and output continued ... more

HepcoMotion reaffirms its commitment to modern apprenticeships

In 2012, HepcoMotion engaged higher apprentices as well as advanced apprentices. Respectively they combine in-house practical training with study for either HND/degree or HNC/BTEC qualification.“... more

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