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Innovation is key to the pharma sector coping with changing times

Added: 23 Sep 2020

Recent events have underlined the need for pharmaceutical innovation and are encouraging more inven…

Process equipment specialists scale up for new demand with huge new premises

Added: 22 Sep 2020

Two leading process equipment companies have opened massive new manufacturing facilities in order t…

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Make/BDO survey says recovery has begun from historic lows

Added: 22 Sep 2020

UK manufacturers are on “ the long road to recovery” but only after improvements in output and orde…

Students’ helping hand charity nets inaugural engineering award

Added: 22 Sep 2020

A Glasgow University student-led society, which creates 3D printed prosthetics free of charge for a…

Chinese firm seeks European opportunity with ‘game-changing' robot sorting solution 

Added: 22 Sep 2020

Chinese firm LiBiao is seeking to penetrate the European market with what it claims is a gamechangi…

Data and analytics key to water firms’ success over next five years, says expert

Added: 9 Sep 2020

Sensors and real time data are key to enable water companies to meet UK pollution targets within th…

Extend job retention for Job Retention Scheme demands Make UK

Added: 8 Sep 2020

Make UK has called for the Job Retention Scheme to be extended for critical, strategic industrial s…

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International Flow Measurement Conference Goes Virtual

Added: 8 Sep 2020

Flow measurement’s leading global event, the International Flow Measurement Conference, has joined …

Engineer celebrates a perfect 100%

Added: 8 Sep 2020

KSB engineer Shane Bates has become the first person ever to achieve a perfect score for a British …

Don't fear digital change, you're making it already...

Added: 2 Sep 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the uptake of digital tools in the process industry, says …

Collaborative research aims to boost aluminium recycling 

Added: 1 Sep 2020

An innovative method for aluminium recycling has been boosted by research demonstratiing the micros…

UK private sector recovery outpaces global trends

Added: 1 Sep 2020

UK businesses outperformed their international counterparts on a series of metrics tracking recover…

Apprentice toolmaker adds value by saving employer £240k

Added: 1 Sep 2020

An apprentice toolmaker who helped design and produce parts for an automated robotic system has sav…

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Pandemic is a ‘wake-up call for water security’

Added: 1 Sep 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has provided an opportunity for changing industry and the public’s use of wat…

The automation pyramid has had its day

Added: 21 Sep 2020

IT/OT convergence will lead to the collapse of the ‘automation pyramid’ predicts COPA-DATA’s Stefan…

Solids handling demands call for the right pumps system

Added: 17 Sep 2020

When successive storm events increased volumes of rag and debris its waste systems had to cope with…

Online title: How barcode scanning boosts supply chain efficiency

Added: 14 Sep 2020

ProGlove’s Axel Schmidt discusses the necessity for accurate and efficient barcode scanning to deli…

Testing time pays off for power plant project

Added: 10 Sep 2020

Collaboration and trust between two firms ensured careful research and testing to ensure a ground-b…

Choosing the right regulations for safety assessment

Added: 9 Sep 2020

The ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU) and the IECEx Certified Product Scheme equipment safety assessments…

Flow sensors provide cost saving energy data

Added: 9 Sep 2020

Sensors monitoring flow velocity and temperature of mediums at critical locations in a major dairy …