Every Dutch electric train on the national railway now runs on 100% wind power after NS Dutch Railways partnered with energy company Eneco to use its wind turbines to generate the energy needed to power the nation's electric trains.
A new report says Britain's automotive industry looks set to continue its growth thanks to increased demand abroad and the development of cutting edge tech.
According to a recent report over two thirds of manufacturing businesses expect to see growth this year despite the impact of Brexit.
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.
Obsolete industrial parts supplier, EU Automation has published an industry guide for manufacturers interested in making their production method more sustainable by contributing to the circular economy.
A representative from EEF will be discussing what the apprenticeship levy will mean to manufacturing businesses at a conference in London next month (February).
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has declared all Arctic Canadian waters off limits indefinitely, which is set to leave oil companies such as BP in limbo with regards to their exploration operations in the region.
Bolstered by a boost to both output and new orders, purchasing activity within UK manufacturing defied expectations of modest growth with the highest recorded score for two and a half years, according to the latest Markit/CIPS Purchasing Manager’s Index (PMI).
Sir Michael Arthur, president of Boeing Europe and managing director of Boeing UK & Ireland, spoke exclusively to The Manufacturer about the firm’s durability, the implications of Brexit and its plans for the future.
2016 has been one of surprise and turmoil for UK manufacturers with largely unexpected outcomes in both the EU referendum and the US presidential elections. These geopolitical events contributed to an unprecedented level of uncertainty surrounding international trading relationships, as Dom Tribe explains.