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Process innovators win Queen’s Awards for breakthroughs and exports

Added: 17 Sep 2019

Three process industry firms are celebrating this week being among 200 companies to receive a Queen…

Siemens puts its money where its mouth is with Digital Academy pilot launch

Added: 17 Sep 2019

Six undergraduates have won £3,000 annual sponsorship and the chance of a three months paid placeme…

Michele Windsor on the overlooked element for effective industrial logistics

Added: 11 Sep 2019

While we know reliable power is essential for effective logistics, we tend to ignore the role of ba…

Million pound eel protection screen unveiled on River Derwent

Added: 10 Sep 2019

Yorkshire Water has completed its £1million scheme has been completed to prevent eels from the Rive…

Ion Science stays on target to achieve £20 million turnover in anniversary year

Added: 10 Sep 2019

The world’s largest manufacturer of volatile organic compounds (VOC) monitors, Cambridge-based Ion …

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Financial jargon a ‘brake on manufacturing growth’

Added: 10 Sep 2019

Small to medium sized manufacturing enterprises are missing out on access to better finance because…

Schaeffler supplies its largest-ever spherical plain bearing

Added: 10 Sep 2019

Schaeffler has produced the largest spherical plain bearing in the company’s history  – a monster w…

'Interesting times' beckon for pharma and biotech

Added: 4 Sep 2019

The scale of pharmaceutical counterfeiting can be staggering to behold – whether in terms of the nu…

Company claims another first for automated gas filling plants

Added: 3 Sep 2019

The company that created the first full automated gas filling plant has launched a rival site now b…

Emerson maintenance reliability management consulting

Manufacturing unprepared for supply chain legal changes, warns consultancy

Added: 2 Sep 2019

Nearly two thirds of engineering, manufacturing and tech business responding to a survey say they a…

Joint BioEnergy Institute

Nominations launch for IChemE 2020 medals including new Clean Energy award

Added: 2 Sep 2019

The Institution of Chemical Engineers has added a Clean Energy category to its annual array of meda…

'Food manufacturers must take the lead on salt and sugar levels'

Added: 29 Aug 2019

Calls for manufacturers to do more to address public health concerns around salt and sugar are righ…

RAS outlines key principles of process safety leadership

Added: 28 Aug 2019

With so much regulatory and economic uncertainty, process safety remains more important than ever.

Valves provide the answer to a faulty blower problem

Added: 28 Aug 2019

When faulty blowers threatened a water company’s filtration system, Sulzer identified valves as the…

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Nearly 40 key bodies back new engineering manifesto demands

Added: 28 Aug 2019

The body representing key professional organisations and almost half a million UK engineers, has pu…

Environment Agency and utilities under attack for ‘open sewer’ rivers

Added: 27 Aug 2019

The Environment Agency and utility companies have come under increased criticism over the state of …

New Pump Industry Awards promise nominations boost for anniversary year

Added: 27 Aug 2019

The Pump Industry Awards is braced for even more nominations to mark its 20th anniversary next year…

Quality pumps extract the best from hazardous by-products

Added: 23 Aug 2019

In the aluminium refining process, scrap is melted in rotary or reverberating furnaces under a bath…

Valves should be on your summer maintenance list

Added: 22 Aug 2019

Recent summer maintenance programmes within industrial facilities should not have overlooked the im…

IT/OT convergence: greater accuracy, agile responses and happy stakeholders

Added: 21 Aug 2019

Novotek’s George Walker explains how, as with smartphones, modern industrial firms’ IT and OT opera…