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Editor’s comment: the nuclear energy agenda

| Added: 5 Sep 2016

Despite Hinkley Point C taking centre stage, it isn’t the only major new nuclear project the UK has…

Meet the next generation of tech innovators

| Added: 5 Sep 2016

A new wave of graduate entrepreneurs are being helped on their way to deliver highly disruptive tec…

New nuclear: a blueprint for low-carbon energy?

| Added: 5 Sep 2016

The development of new nuclear plants will play a major role in the UK’s future energy mix as low-c…

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Smart energy revolution ‘fanciful nonsense’

Added: 5 Sep 2016

Energy workers’ union GMB has dismissed claims by National Grid that winter blackouts could be avoi…

Additive manufacturing

Chemical SMEs called on to improve NHS care

Added: 23 Aug 2016

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) h…

Industry 4.0

Skills investment to boom as ‘Industry 4.0’ nears

Added: 22 Aug 2016

Manufacturers will invest in people to make sure they are ready for the fourth industrial revolutio…

Campaign group in a fizz over sugar tax

Added: 16 Aug 2016

A collective of manufacturers and trade associations have joined together to protest against the go…

The food industry is seeking to bolster apprenticeships

Industry reacts to long-awaited apprenticeships guidance

Added: 12 Aug 2016

The government has today published guidance explaining how the Apprenticeship Levy will work and wh…

Upcycling breathes new life into food waste

Added: 11 Aug 2016

Food waste may soon be turned into plastics, fruit juices, food ingredients, and liquid fuels, said…

Engineering apprentices

Industry calls for delay to Apprenticeship Levy

Added: 5 Aug 2016

A number of organisations, including those representing industry, have urged the government to dela…

Offshore workers strike

Offshore workers stage 48-hour strike

Added: 4 Aug 2016

Unite and RMT union members that work on Wood Group/Shell oil and gas platforms have staged a third…

EEF enlists Oracle for next ‘industrial revolution’

Added: 2 Aug 2016

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, has teamed with cloud application specialist Oracle, to help …

Interview: graduate gives beer an engineering upgrade

Added: 1 Aug 2016

The flavour of beer can be compromised by traditional pasteurisation methods. Chemical engineering …

Hinkley Point C

Fresh delays hit Hinkley Point

Added: 29 Jul 2016

The government has announced plans to review the go-ahead of Hinkley Point nuclear plant just hours…

Funding carbon capture an ‘urgent priority’

Added: 28 Jul 2016

Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) is essential to meeting the global warming limits established in the…

Industry prepares to scale back post Brexit

Added: 25 Jul 2016

Manufacturing output and domestic orders are expected to slow over the next three months, according…

Manufacturers fear ‘Brexit’ fallout as trading outlook weakens

Added: 19 Jul 2016

Business confidence among UK manufacturers has tumbled following the vote to exit the EU, according…

Oil & gas: technology and teamwork must reign supreme

| Added: 11 Jul 2016

Battle lines have been drawn as the UK’s oil and gas industry hopes to thrive in the years ahead. R…

UK Steel unveils Brexit blueprint

Added: 8 Jul 2016

UK Steel has published a Brexit manifesto outlining measures the government should consider to aver…

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Brexit: Industry bodies call for ‘clear’ exit strategy

Added: 24 Jun 2016

A vote in favour of the UK withdrawing from the European Union has prompted industry trade bodies t…