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Siemens event set to answer the big manufacturing questions

Answers for Industry, a joint conference and exhibition designed to showcase how the UK manufacturing sector can tackle topical and challenging questions, will be hosted by Siemens between July 4th ... more

Industrial networking market remains strong

According to a new report from IMS Research, the market for industrial networking is still strong. An estimated 31 million new fieldbus and Ethernet nodes were installed worldwide in 2011, and this ... more

Call for the UK to support British manufacturing

The Make it in Great Britain ‘Industry Champions’ are behind a letter which calls on the UK to support the campaign and back British Manufacturing:We, the Make it in Great Britain ‘Industry Champions’... more

Investment enhances spring manufacture

Following significant investment, William Hughes is now able to form compression springs in wire sizes up to 8mm diameter and torsion springs up to 6mm. A new coiling machine at its Dorset factory ... more

New thermal management material

Applied Nanotech has unveiled an improved passive thermal management material. CarbAl is a carbon-based material with a combination of low density, high thermal diffusivity, and low coefficient of ... more

Connecting Industry circulation prize winner

Alan Ransom of Net-Tex Industries has won the 2011 annual Connecting Industry circulation prize draw.Ransom’s prize – the latest Apple iPod Touch – was presented to him by Datateam’s managing editor, ... more

Mechatronic technology lights up London’s digital art scene

Mechatronic solutions provider Bonfiglioli is providing the technological support behind the ‘Geometry’ light display. This will emanate from the Watermans Gallery in London and, under clear ... more

Battery and fuel cell seminar to be delivered by partnership

A two day seminar entitled 'Batteries and Fuel Cells' is to be held on 2nd and 3rd of May, hosted by Accutronics in partnership with Shmuel De-Leon Energy.The training seminar aims to provide a ... more

Make it in Great Britain exhibitors are announced

The companies chosen to feature in the Make it in Great Britain exhibition at the Science Museum, London, this summer have been unveiled.Iconic industry giants such as Mars, McLaren, Airbus, The ... more

Electric vehicle with lightweight chassis is viewed by Royals

Lightweight technology specialist, inrekor, has developed a chassis which was featured on the new ECOmove QBEAK electric vehicle, recently inspected by their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and ... more

Cruise ship to receive complete electrical propulsion systems

ABB has announced its successful bid to provide complete power plant and electrical propulsion systems for the first new build ship for German cruise operator TUI Cruises.The ship, which is being ... more

Last chance to enter competition for great manufacturers

Inventors, manufacturers, engineers and designers have one week left to enter the Make it in Great Britain Challenge.The deadline to enter the search for the most innovative pre-market products, ... more

Leading economist to give keynote address at plastics design & moulding event

Dennis Turner, the former chief economist for HSBC, has been announced as the keynote speaker on the opening day of this year’s Plastics Design and Moulding Exhibition and Summit (PDM12).Turner’s keynote is expected to review the current state of manufacturing in the UK economy, our close relationship with... more

Search begins for young manufacturing stars

A nationwide search for 30 young rising stars employed in the manufacturing industry, all aged under the age of 30, has been launched today for the Make it in Great Britain 30 Under 30 campaign.... more

NVH simulation

ALTAIR ENGINEERING has announced the release of NVH Director, a commercial software tool that makes full vehicle noise-vibration-harshness (NVH) simulation possible in the most advanced and ... more

Braille labeller wins Cool Idea! Award

The latest idea to receive the Proto Labs Cool Idea! Award, is a Braille labeller by Silicon Valley-based innovation laboratory 6dot. Cool Idea! Award is a program offered by Proto Labs that gives ... more

Creating hydrokinetic water turbines

Hydrovolts is using software from Autodesk to create hydrokinetic turbines that are more easily installed in rivers, canals and other waterways for faster generation of renewable energy.As a member ... more

Connecting industry website re-launched

Connecting Industry, the online hub for the UK's largest portfolio of industrial magazines – including Design Solutions – has been completely re-engineered and re-launched.A comprehensive online ... more

Fuel tank engineered for Aston Martin

inrekor has developed a specially engineered fuel tank for Aston Martin Racing. Built from ARPRO, a lightweight material widely used in automotive applications, sandwiched in aluminium, the new ... more

Birmingham to host manufacturing automation event

Rockwell Automation has announced that the Automation University, a free manufacturing event, is coming to Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham from the 25th to the 26th April 2012.Places for the event are ... more

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