Features

Stop failing young talent

Posted on 23 Jul 2013 by

Semta’s chief executive, Sarah Sillars, OBE, examines the UK’s poor careers advice services. They are blocking many young people’s paths to fulfilling careers in engineering and advanced manufacturing she says.

Power play

Muntons implemented energy monitoring and targeting at a cost of £100,000 and re-cooped the investment in six months.
Posted on 17 Jul 2013 by Tim Brown

Dr Nigel Davies, manufacturing and technical director at Muntons, and speaker at the Future Factory: Energy Conference 2013, has seen the benefits of an effective energy strategy first hand.

Rochester Revisited

A year after first visiting BAE Systems’ UK Electronic Systems division in Rochester, Jane Gray returned to see new shop floor-led improvements to production management and explore more of the cradle-to-cradle capabilities on site.