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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…

Patent sense for pumps and pharmaceuticals

Added: 4 Sep 2019

The area where pumps intersects with pharma and biotech is thriving and growing. Patent application…

Boilers: It’s what you know and who you know

Added: 4 Sep 2019

They play a crucial role in industrial processes but getting a grip on boiler and steam performance…

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…

Heritage Award for Watt’s surviving historic Dundee engine

Added: 2 Sep 2019

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers has presented its Engineering Heritage Award to one of only…

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…

Rittal explains how climate control maintenance is the key to efficiency

Added: 28 Aug 2019

The implementation of a semi-regular maintenance schedule in a manufacturing environment doesn’t ha…

Manufacturers report turnover fall and recruitment squeeze, claims survey

Added: 27 Aug 2019

UK manufacturers are developing their own workforces to counter a chronic shortage of suitable recr…

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…

Xylem salute to Whaley Bridge flood emergency team

Added: 20 Aug 2019

Xylem UK chief Jason Howlett has congratulated his staff for their part in helping to prevent the c…