Metalworking

Supply chains: Vendor led supply

Apex Supply Chain Technologies is hoping to transform UK factory floors.
Posted on 8 Nov 2012 by Tim Brown

Hayley Group has 36 years experience providing a fast and efficient supply of what it terms ‘engineering essentials’ to its customers. But, as Tim Brown found out, its latest partnership with Apex Supply Chain Technologies is bringing that heritage into a new, leaner era.

Software and steel

Sheffield Forgemasters AP1000 pump casing
Posted on 9 Jul 2012 by

From half-drowned downbeat to world beater, Sheffield Forgemasters has come a long way since its nadir in 2005. Graham Honeyman explains how brainpower, software and market demand for super-safe components has led to its latest company, RD26.