Engineering

SME manufacturers struggle to compete on pay

Bracebridge Engineering is up against it with service companies offering competitive pay in convenient locations.
Posted on 3 Sep 2012 by

The managing director of Birmingham-based Bracebridge Engineering, which makes precision presswork equipment, has said that it finds it difficult to compete with the appeal and pay of the services sector.

Professors respond to the positive A-level news

Graduation, image by Chris Pollard
Posted on 16 Aug 2012 by

An uptake of science, technology, engineering and maths subjects at A-level will result in more students progressing on to study these subjects at university. Kimberley Barber finds out how some of the top engineering universities are preparing for this influx?