Tata Motors has invested in the University of Warwick's campus through its subsidiary, Tata Motors European Technical Centre (TMETC). The new National Automotive Innovation Campus (NAIC) facility will open in 2016 and will house around 1,000 engineers and scientists.
The Regional Growth Fund (RGF) has secured Lotus a multi million pounds grant for R&D of products and staff training. The firm also plans to create 313 new full time jobs to support the manufacturing processes for the next few years.
More than half of UK third party logistics companies expect to invest more in equipment, people and premises in 2014 than they did in 2013.
A £15 million, nine-line fully automated paint filling investment will shortly be installed at AkzoNobel’s £100 million, 100,000 sq metre site at Ashington.
Birmingham manufacturer shows off fruits of Eu1 million European grant with new equipment to manufacturer solar panel ribbon.