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Ashtead critical care

Critical care

Added: 17 Dec 2015

There are real advantages to be gained from renting specialist equipment, writes Will Russell of As…

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Online calculator combats grit costs

Added: 17 Dec 2015

Hydro International has launched an industry tool to help assess the  full operating cost impact of…

Manufacturing Barometer

Manufacturing growth 'faded away'

Added: 7 Dec 2015

A survey published by manufacturers’ organisation EEF says UK manufacturing is facing a difficult e…

Food and drink manufacturing

Manufacturing pace loses momentum

Added: 2 Dec 2015

The UK manufacturing sector experienced a moderate ease in growth during November, the latest Marki…

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Pfizer agrees $160bn merger

Added: 23 Nov 2015

Pfizer has signed a $160 billion (£105bn) merger deal with Irish pharmaceuticals developer Allergan.

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GE and Emerson in biopharma deal

Added: 20 Nov 2015

GE Healthcare’s Life Sciences business and Emerson Process Management have joined forces to improve…

Chemical industry

UK still lags in innovation stakes

Added: 17 Nov 2015

The UK has once again failed to make an appearance on a list of the world’s top 100 most innovative…


Biopharma centre improves capability

Added: 12 Nov 2015

Life sciences firm Novasep has provided a biologics centre with protein purification technology.

Additive manufacturing

Additive manufacturing: new frontiers

Added: 10 Nov 2015

From humble beginnings, additive manufacturing has evolved into a process that impacts almost every…

Kerry Group

Kerry opens food innovation hub

Added: 5 Oct 2015

Kerry Group has opened a €100m (£74m) global technology and innovation centre in Ireland.

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Pharma firms go green

Added: 23 Sep 2015

A new renewable energy plant located in Cramlington, Northumberland will have an annual generating …

Cyber security

Hacked off?

Added: 22 Sep 2015

Microsoft’s new operating system (OS) Windows 10 was officially launched in July. But how has it af…


Amazon UK to supply industry and labs

Added: 22 Sep 2015

Amazon today launched an online industrial and scientific supply store in the UK, which it says wil…

GlaxoSmithKline R&D

GSK teams up with Siemens

Added: 16 Sep 2015

Siemens has signed a global deal with GlaxoSmithKline to supply automation equipment and services t…

Pharmaceutical industry must focus on manufacturing

Skills support impacting SMEs

Added: 15 Sep 2015

Small and medium sized enterprises (SME) are building a competitive advantage through training and …

Manufacturing Barometer

Scrap ineffective green taxes, says EEF

Added: 14 Sep 2015

A report published by manufacturers’ organisation EEF calls on the government to scrap the Carbon F…

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Honeywell updates Experion LX

Added: 11 Aug 2015

Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has rolled out an updated version of Experion LX, its distributed…


UK pharma boasts export boom

Added: 10 Aug 2015

The UK pharmaceuticals industry has continued to exhibit solid export growth this year, a new surve…


FDA approves 3D-printed drug

Added: 5 Aug 2015

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has broken ground by approving the manufacture of the wor…


Air leaks ‘costing’ UK industry

Added: 16 Jun 2015

Compressed air leaks are costing UK industry thousands of pounds every year, according to fluid pow…