Articles by Jonny Williamson
Science, research, engineering and technology jobs are expected to grow at double the rate of other occupations creating 142,000 jobs between now and 2023, according to a new report published this week by the Social Market Foundation and EDF.
A1 Flue Systems is enjoying what it’s calling a ‘Brexit boost’ after seeing a £1m increase in turnover and creating five new jobs in the second half of 2016.
Apprentices are being encouraged to let their voices be heard in the corridors of power to help improve the image and perception of technical and vocational education, and lead the calls for better careers advice in schools.
Young people with a passion for the automotive industry are being encouraged to apply for a place on BMW Group’s UK apprenticeship programme.
Birmingham manufacturer, Grayson Thermal Systems has seen sales increase to £28m after securing a string of new orders for its E-Drive electric fan technology and battery thermal management solutions.
One of the UK’s largest engineering and fabrication companies, WEC Group, is recruiting for more than 40 positions after securing a £6m aerospace order for an Airbus assembly factory in Germany.
Fast-growing industrial group, Liberty House, has announced another major advance into the automotive supply sector by acquiring high-profile Tier 1 vehicle pressings and assemblies manufacturer, CovPress, which had been in administration since September last year.
The UK arm of global construction giant, Skanska, has joined the Manufacturing Technology Centre – one of the UK’s High Value Manufacturing ‘Catapult’ centres with a clear commitment to developing new technologies that will benefit the construction industry.
Advanced carbon fibre processing technology firm, Surface Generation has started work on an 18-month research and development project to produce affordable lightweight carbon fibre components for the automotive industry.
More than a third (39.4%) of US businesses with a base in the UK said they are considering moving it to elsewhere in the EU because of Brexit, according to a new report by international law firm, Gowling WLG.