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Facilitating efficiency

Facilities management – the housekeeping that manufacturers, and all other businesses alike, have to do but probably wish they didn’t. But there is now a growing wealth of external firms out there which will do the work for you, for a fee of course. So is it worth it?

The Great Unloved

Foreign owned UK manufacturers are at risk of becoming non-core and could be losing millions for the British economy, says Mathew Deering, investment director at private equity firm, Endless LLP.

Next generation turbines turn wind power on its axis

Posted on 4 Mar 2014 by

A new company in Blackpool is turning heads with its next generation vertical axis wind turbines. Always efficient performers, new composite materials have helped these turbines to overcome the physical shortcomings of previous designs. Will Stirling reports.