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Drax to buy Scottish Power gas and hydro assets for £0.7 billion

Added: 16 Oct 2018

Drax Group is awaiting shareholder approval for its proposed £0.7 billion-plus cash acquisition of …

Nominations growing for Pump Industry Awards 2019

Added: 16 Oct 2018

Nominations are coming in for the nine categories in the 2019 Pump Industry Awards, hosted by trade…

BSC honours round-the-world safety winners

Added: 15 Oct 2018

Sixty five organisations from around the globe shared 74 top awards from the British Safety Council…

GGS GasClam monitoring Blackpool shale gas site

Cuadrilla resumes frack testing in Lancashire

Added: 15 Oct 2018

Cuadrilla has resumed fracking tests for gas at its site in Preston New Road, Lancashire after a se…

Gas detection

Isle of Man sanctions offshore gas exploration

Added: 15 Oct 2018

The Isle of Man has taken the first step towards developing its own energy supply, with the award b…

Female engineering record to mark new college year

Added: 9 Oct 2018

Scotland’s Forth Valley Engineering College is celebrating record numbers of women starting enginee…

industry 4.0

Report warns most UK firms failing to plan for change

Added: 9 Oct 2018

Fewer than one in seven UK firms surveyed have placed future proofing their business top of their a…

Something can look like a valve but that doesn't mean it is one

Added: 5 Oct 2018

Ken Roberts of Satron Instruments returns to the subject of field instrument installations with a l…

CMMS boost for proactive maintenance

Added: 5 Oct 2018

Installing a new CMMS at Wavin’s UK site proved its worth with a boost to preventative maintenance.…

How a traditional Scots industry is fuelling sustainability

Added: 4 Oct 2018

Salmon plays a vital role in the Outer Hebrides economy - now, thanks to help from Landia, so too d…

Process pumps prove their worth in other sectors

Added: 3 Oct 2018

When a product proves itself in the process industry, it can open up other markets, as Watson-Marlo…

‘City could learn from manufacturers about accessing innovation funds’

Added: 1 Oct 2018

Financial and insurance companies should follow the example of manufacturers in accessing funds for…

Brexit a growing influence on UK firms’ decision to delay investment increases

Added: 1 Oct 2018

The UK’s low productivity performance is likely to dip further as British businesses withhold inves…

Aesseal wins new City award for business trust

Added: 28 Sep 2018

Mechanical seal specialist Aesseal has beaten a shortlist of top companies to win an inaugural awar…

Minister co-chairs first meeting of business leaders for digital task force

Added: 28 Sep 2018

Business Secretary Greg Clark has co-chaired the first meeting of the Made Smarter Commission to di…

Jacopa has screening success with new Thames Water contract

Added: 24 Sep 2018

Jacopa has been awarded a major new contract by Thames Water. The project will involve the wastewat…

Half of UK firms ‘have no plan for obsolete equipment’

Added: 24 Sep 2018

More than half the UK companies surveyed in a new report say they have no plan for obsolete equipme…

AXflow N Sea2

AxFlow continues global expansion with Australia/NZ acquisition

Added: 21 Sep 2018

AxFlow, the multi-sector fluid handling and pumps company, has gained a foothold in Australia and N…

Watson-Marlow receives second Queen’s Award

Added: 21 Sep 2018

Watson-Marlow is celebrating receipt of its second Queen’s Award for Industry awarded to its Cornwa…

How protector seals slash pump bearing failure rates

Added: 20 Sep 2018

With advanced retrofittable bearing protector seals readily available on the market, pump bearings …