Manufacturing technology companies were urged last night to up their game, export to new markets and make world class as standard by MTA president Mark Ridgway OBE.
Mec Com, a precision engineering specialist, is looking to hit £12 million of annual sales in 2013 after demand for its solutions secured more than £2.5 million of orders from China, India and Tunisia.
More than 100 manufacturers discovered the capabilities of a giant new waterjet machine installed at the University of Sheffield AMRC with Boeing last week.
A StarragHeckert HEC1800 with a unique ‘planetary’ head is being commissioned at the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre in Rotherham.
DMG/MORI SEIKI has opened its UK headquarters and technical centre in Middlemarch, Coventry, during a five day event.