Several high-profile OEMs revealed major investments for the UK and its supply chain in 2017. Will the same hold true for 2018? Mike Rigby - head of Manufacturing, Transport and Logistics at Barclays - reports.
Whatever the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, the UK will need to continue trading. Central to this will be efficient ports that are equipped to deal with new border and customs arrangements. Ed Bowsher examines their current and likely state of readiness.
The coast around our island nation experiences some of the highest tides in the world. A large number of areas on the western coast also have a shallow sloping seabed, ideal for the development of tidal lagoon infrastructure.
Operating in a difficult sphere, chemical manufacturers face many challenges on a daily basis. With tight deadlines, costs and even tighter regulations, some chemical manufacturers are guilty of sticking to their tried-and-tested operational methods.