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.

Measurable employee empowerment

Medical device, healthcare, life sciences

It is often said that investment in training helps with employee empowerment, autonomous decision making and, ultimately, productivity. Medical device manufacturer Owen Mumford has put a measure on this in more ways than one through its investment in metrology training.

R&D tax claim detected

Posted on 19 Jun 2013 by

TM looks at how Mineseeker Operations reclaimed over £125,000 in R&D taxes with the help of Wolverhampton-based tax specialist R&D Tax Claims. (Advertisement feature)