Nobody questions the case for rigorous health and safety in manufacturing – it is the right thing to do ethically, legally and for the bottom line. Less understood or appreciated, but nevertheless a related concept, is the idea of employee ‘wellbeing’ at work.
Now that the dust has settled, and the nation has made peace with the fact that it’s not coming home (until 2022!), Helena Sans explores what lessons executives can take from England’s better-than-expected performance.
The White House has sent a high-level trade delegation to this year’s Farnborough International Airshow tasked with boosting the country’s sales of weapons and aircraft. The Manufacturer caught up with Nazak Nikakhtar from the International Trade Administration at the US Department of Commerce, to learn how it plans to boost its ‘Buy American’ initiative.
The aerospace cluster ‘Hamburg Aviation’ will be represented at this week’s Farnborough International Airshow for the second time.
Julia Grosser, the organisation’s marketing manager, will speak about the opportunities European industry networks hold for aerospace companies and the challenges of a ‘hard’ Brexit.
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has today (16 July) unveiled a concept model of a brand-new £2bn fighter jet as he launched a comprehensive strategy with a bold statement of intent for future British air power.