The past three months have seen manufacturing businesses continue to face national and international challenges, yet there are some very clear signs for a positive future. Mike Rigby, head of Manufacturing, Transport and Logistics at Barclays, explains.
The newly appointed chief executive of the Royal Academy of Engineering Hayaatun Sillem never intended to be an engineer. Indeed, Hayaatun Sillem was looking forward to a career in the laboratory as a biochemist until health problems meant she had to rethink her future.
Almost 100 executive decision-makers gathered to discuss how best to take advantage of and leverage the power of digital technology at Industrial Data Summit, which took place at Mary Ward House, London on 18 April.
Around the coast of Britain, huge windfarms are mushrooming to take advantage of the UK’s abundant offshore wind resource. The windfarms offer ambitious manufacturers a wealth of business opportunities. James Lawson reports.
The Manufacturer takes a closer look at the government’s recently launched Clean Growth Strategy, what it means for the industry, and why liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) could hold the key to helping manufacturing operations achieve its vision.