Articles by Jonny Williamson
Liberty Vehicle Technologies, part of the global metals and engineering group, Liberty House, has unveiled plans to invest £10m in the creation of a centre of excellence at Leamington Spa to accelerate its growth in the automotive sector.
Specialist engineering firm, MTE Heat Treatment has relocated to a new, purpose-built facility thanks to the support of a £1.7m finance package from Yorkshire Bank.
New government figures published today reveal that SMEs are predicted to recruit 202,000 new apprentices over the coming 12 months, largely because of the recognised benefits they bring to a business.
The British manufacturing sector needs a “supply side revolution” in order to occupy a competitive position on the world state, according to a new report published by the Centre of Policy Studies today.
Britain’s manufacturers are warning the government that walking away from the EU with no deal in place is not an option and will leave business on a cliff edge of uncertainty that will damage jobs and investment.
A Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) degree has been unveiled by Siemens and the University of Salford in an effort to address the engineering skills shortage affecting UK industry.
A world-leading manufacturer of round, flat, shaped and profile wire, Alloy Wire International, has reported a major increase in demand for high quality European or DFARS compliant stainless steel.
The lack of innovative research and manufacturing technologies currently converted to successful businesses in the north of England is a threat to the Northern Powerhouse’s potential, according to the Bessemer Society North.
Autodesk and Taxal recently conducted an in-depth research study into how the Internet of Things is set to transform manufacturing over the coming years. Jonny Williamson catches up with Taxal’s Allan Behrens to go through the findings and the wider implications.
Jonny Williamson talks innovation, collaboration and investment with Dr Michael Ward, chief technology officer of one of the High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult centres.