Where should you start when looking to embrace automated warehousing, and what are the challenges you might face along the way? Claire Walters offers advice.
A team of engineering apprentices has won this year’s Home Automation Challenge with their ingenious design for an ‘automated pet station’.
One of the UK’s leading precision machining specialists, Muller Redditch, is aiming to free-up capacity for new work with its fourth CNC machine in two years.
A manufacturer of flexible packaging, Roberts Mart and Co, has invested £3m in new machinery on the back of a booming order book which is set to push revenues to a record-breaking £36m by the end of the year.
Southampton-based propulsion manufacturer CJR Propulsion is to install £4m of new manufacturing equipment to help it deliver better products to its customers.
Robert Perkins, CEO at Hotter, explains how the Lancashire-based shoe manufacturer managed to attract young people by creating a more technology driven work environment.
Birmingham-based door manufacturer, E & SW Knowles, is continuing to bolster its business after significantly investing in its processes, equipment and workforce as part of wider expansion plans.
Global sales of industrial robots reached the new record of 380,550 units in 2017 which counts for an increase of 29% compared to the previous year (294,300 units), according to new report.
A Christchurch-based sub-contract machinist, Peter Day Precision Engineers, has invested in the latest CNC technology to help it meet a 20% growth in orders.
Meat producer Moy Park has invested £18m to upgrade two of its UK poultry processing facilities, which will boost the company’s production capacity to six million birds per week.