A driverless pod manufactured in Coventry made its national prime time TV debut this week.
The Manufacturer recently sat down with members of the Manufacturing Assembly Network, one of the UK’s leading manufacturing collectives, to discuss their experiences of 2017.
The Manufacturer’s Editorial and Digital team produced a bumper crop of features throughout 2017, based on numerous interviews, factory tours, industry announcements, government initiatives and first-hand insights.
The German multinational automotive manufacturing company is creating 60 jobs for new apprentices in its UK manufacturing operation – which includes its Hams Hall engine factory.
The year 2018 has just started, and this is the best time to look into what UK manufacturers expect from the economy and their own business in the next 12 months.
The majority of UK manufacturers are confident about their growth prospects in 2018 and plan to boost investment and create jobs as order books continue to grow.
2017 was a turbulent year marked by long standing challenges and opportunities for the UK economy; we asked UK manufacturers about the good and bad impact from last year.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed plans to open a software engineering centre and create 150 jobs in Shannon, Republic of Ireland, in 2018.
Vehicle Preparation Services Group Ltd has been acquired for £5m by entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, who as CEO has plans to raise significant funds and capitalise on the booming number plate market.
The Year of Engineering 2018, which will see government and industry tackle a major skills gap and inspire the engineers of tomorrow, is being officially launched today by Anne Milton.