Telecommunications

In the Hood

Storacall TeleAcoustic's T600 heavy duty acoustic phone hood

Storacall TeleAcoustics has announced the launch of its ‘T600’ telephone hood, designed for use in industrial and noisy environments.

Interview: Mike Norfield, CEO of Team Telecom Group

Mike NorfieldWEB
Posted on 5 Mar 2012 by

Jane Gray talks to Mike Norfield, CEO of telecommunications specialist Team Telecom Group, to discover the drive behind an ultra-varied career path from manufacturing apprentice via a gamut of industry sectors to a management buyout of his own SME.

“You are only limited by your own imagination…

Who’s heading where in manufacturing?

Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by

UK APPOINTMENTS

The Board of Directors of Tata Sons unanimously recommended Mr. Cyrus P. Mistry as deputy chairman. He will work with Mr. Ratan N. Tata over the next year and take over from him when Mr. Tata retires in December 2012. This is as per the unanimous recommendation of the Selection Committ…

Export strategy: Details of the CBI’s plans to boost exports

Posted on 21 Nov 2011 by

A new report by the CBI and Ernst & Young asks the Government to reform its exports strategy so that companies, especially SMEs, can capitalise on new export markets more effectively than they are currently doing.

‘Winning overseas: boosting business export performance’ urges the Gover…

New £1m engineering prize revealed

David Cameron
Posted on 17 Nov 2011 by

The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering was launched today, with leaders from all the main political parties in attendance to praise the new award.

The £1 million prize will be awarded every two years in the name of Her Majesty the Queen. It will go to an individual or team of up to three people, of an…

Cable pledges to slash red tape for apprenticeships

Gary Billson BAE apprentice computer design cad
Posted on 16 Nov 2011 by

The Government has announced new measures to increase the uptake and effectiveness of apprenticeships, which includes cutting red tape to help companies acquire apprentices more quickly.

 

Business Secretary Vince Cable introduced the measures as figures released today show youth unem…