Manufacturers take advantage of a new era of connectivity promising improved utilisation of assets. Charles Corner, director at Malton Laser, explains why a good data connection is essential to fully leverage the value of a firm’s plant floor information.
Energy is a significant overhead for manufacturing businesses. However, getting to grips with the constantly changing energy landscape can feel like a big undertaking when, quite rightly, a manufacturer’s focus must remain on core business activity.
Productivity is a core indicator to measure the success of a national economy; Stephen Kelly (Sage’s CEO) hosted a breakfast in the Shard, London Bridge, to discuss what it takes to help Britain’s economy become more productive.
Metalysis, a UK manufacturer of 3D printable metal alloy powders, is to invest £12m in its ‘Generation 4’ industrial-scale expansion initiative and establish post-processing facilities and metal feedstock.