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Cuadrilla shale site

UKOOG – Government must act to protect gas reserves

Added: 22 Jun 2017

The UK will become increasingly reliant upon imported gas if it does not embark on a strategy to bo…

Longannet power station

Industry leaders call for UK to lead on energy transition after Trump pull out

Added: 2 Jun 2017

Industry bodies reacted with dismay to US president Donald Trump’s intention to withdraw his countr…

More than £0.3 mill in R&D on offer to engineering innovators

Added: 30 May 2017

Seven engineering innovators will have the chance to share £350,000 of R&D support in a competition…

Oxford Uni spin-off secures valves deal with Middle East water company

Added: 30 May 2017

Oxford Flow has won its first Middle Eastern contract, with an agreement to supply valves technolog…

Beamex mobile calibration

Better ways to calibrate at Hazardex 2017

Beamex | Added: 23 Dec 2016

New and more advanced technology brings new challenges and better ways to calibrate, whether it is …

North Sea oil and gas decommissioning to soar by 2025

Added: 16 Nov 2016

North Sea decommissioning in the UK and Norway will continue to grow over the next decade with more…

Case study: single pipework system prevents corrosion fears

Added: 12 Sep 2016

A flexible pipework system has been crucial in protecting assets from corrosion at a multi-million …

EEF steps up to industrial energy challenge

Added: 25 Aug 2016

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, has rebundled all of its energy savings solutions under one u…

Paroc provides insulation for pipework in high temperatures

Added: 16 Aug 2016

If pipelines channelling steam and other hot fluids in industrial plants are not insulated correctl…

Case study: maintenance management upgrade improves efficiency

Added: 9 Aug 2016

Better maintenance management methods transform efficiency levels and work behaviour at a Belgium-b…

EEF enlists Oracle for next ‘industrial revolution’

Added: 2 Aug 2016

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

Yoghurt recall hits UK retailers

Added: 1 Aug 2016

Yeo Valley has recalled a number of chilled yoghurt products over fears that they may contain piece…

Smart plastics to ‘sense’ equipment failure

Added: 14 Jul 2016

Igus, a German developer of specialist plastics, has unveiled new products to add Industry 4.0 capa…

Mars sinks £23m into Norfolk food plant

Added: 12 Jul 2016

Mars Food has announced plans to invest £23 million into food processing facilities at its King's L…

Viewpoint: the great cloud computing migration

Added: 20 Jun 2016

Manufacturers need to embrace cloud computing if they are to reap the benefits across all their pro…

Food waste firm fined for toxic gas hazard

Added: 16 Jun 2016

A food waste disposal and recycling company has been fined £250,000 after three employees were over…

Yorkshire Water ordered to pay record £1.1m fine

Added: 4 May 2016

Yorkshire Water was fined £1.1million last week for a pump failure in 2013 that caused pollution to…

Emerson eBook 'improves operations'

Added: 6 Apr 2016

Emerson Process Management has published a white paper series under the title ‘Improve Operations P…

IChemE archive puts safety first

Added: 6 Apr 2016

First published by the IChemE in 1974, its Loss Prevention Bulletin (LPB) has become a well-establi…

Aldi suspends biscuit supply over contamination fears

Added: 31 Mar 2016

Aldi has suspended all orders from the UK supplier of a range of its biscuits amid concerns over “p…