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Winning apprentice seeks a double

Added: 11 Sep 2018

An award-winning apprentice who saved nearly £140,000 from his company’s production costs has been …

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Fatberg fighters face opposition from baby wipers

Added: 11 Sep 2018

Process industry leaders in the waste water and sewage sectors’ efforts to secure tougher laws desi…

UK firms dominate IChemE process safety shortlist

Added: 10 Sep 2018

The UK offices of AstraZeneca, Esso, Fluor and Sellafield, together with trade organisation the Che…

Dyson winners’ invention revolutionises urban wind power

Added: 5 Sep 2018

Two Lancaster University students have won the 2018 UK James Dyson Award for their revolutionary tu…

New role to spearhead OPITO’s global expansion

Added: 4 Sep 2018

Energy industry skills organisation OPITO has appointed its first director of strategic development…

Pioneering Levenmouth wins decade extension

Added: 4 Sep 2018

Levenmouth Offshore Wind Demonstration Turbine operator, the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapu…

ABB expands cyber security advice team

Added: 4 Sep 2018

ABB has announced the expansion of its cyber security task force to help tackle the threat to UK in…

Landia helps transform Jordan’s port city

Added: 22 Aug 2018

Landia’s flowmaker technology is to help transform wastewater treatment and reclamation at one of t…

Food and drink powers output growth

Added: 21 Aug 2018

The food and drink sector enabled output growth to perform strongly for the last quarter to August,…

Global leader acquires UK fire safety company

Added: 21 Aug 2018

Jensen Hughes, the international security and risk-based engineering company, has acquired the UK a…

Firm demands stricter protective equipment checks

Added: 21 Aug 2018

Safety company Arco is calling for government and industry regulators to increase pressure on suppl…

Multi-million investment to establish Scotlands’ role in global hot forging

Added: 13 Aug 2018

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has secured £16.5 million t…

GRE cracks South Korean water cooling market

Added: 13 Aug 2018

UK thermal imaging specialist GRE Ltd has become a force in the Far East smart energy market with t…

Largest ever subsidy for Glasgow Science Centre

Added: 13 Aug 2018

Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) has won funding of £2.9 million from the Inspiring Science Fund – its …

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EV cars ‘will boost demand for key process skills’

Added: 13 Aug 2018

The rise in demand for electrical vehicles will boost recruitment for engineers and related jobs in…

EPRSC £1mill grant to develop ‘Internet of Food Things’

Added: 31 Jul 2018

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has awarded a £1.14 million grant to…

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Oil and gas heads process lossmaker list, claims survey

Added: 26 Jul 2018

The oil and gas sector has one of the worst records for loss making companies in the UK, according …

Laser cutting firm sale to ARC Group saves all jobs

Added: 26 Jul 2018

Administrators of Blackburn-based Laser Shapes NW Ltd have secured the sale of the company to ARC G…

Xodus Group wins IChemE award

Added: 26 Jul 2018

Energy consultancy Xodus Group has been presented with the Silver Corporate Partner Award by the In…

UK firms win key Dhaka water supply deal

Added: 23 Jul 2018

Suez and Veolia have won a contract valued at more than £240 million to build and operate a drinkin…