Business leaders and trade unions have issued urgent warnings to government to stop gambling with the nation’s world-leading manufacturing sector and cease their plans for a wholesale reduction in import tariffs.
3D printing is enabling some remarkable things, it is transforming many industries from space and the construction sector, to the automotive industry. Here are seven innovative real-world applications of 3D printing.
Change was very much the word of the day at this year’s Make UK (formerly EEF) National Manufacturing Conference as Britain’s manufacturers came together to discuss ‘preparing for Brexit and a changing world’.
Digital twins have been one of the biggest recent developments in the world of technology. The virtual replicas of physical systems, processes or products provide a valuable real-time insight into how a physical asset is performing.
Last year the age that half had bought their own home was 34; it was 26 in 1997, according to ONS figures. ‘Affordable’ housing stretches further out of reach for the majority, what could the solution be?
At a reception at the House of Lords, entries for the UK’s biggest manufacturing awards of the year were officially opened, and Santander was officially confirmed as the Official Banking Partner of the programme for the third year in a row.