Lucite International has utilised 3D design software to complete a major project at its Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, site to replace the previous batch-operated washing and drying equipment with a brand new continuous process.
The important role connected technologies play in safeguarding manufacturing resilience has been highlighted with the global predictive maintenance market set to grow exponentially over the next five years.
A national understanding and appreciation of all things manufacturing will never happen while widely-held and wholly incorrect perceptions of what industry looks like persist. Jonny Williamson busts the top five manufacturing myths.
More than four in five (83%) British manufacturers now recognise digital transformation as a key objective. but face significant barriers according to new research by enterprise information management specialist, OpenText.
The APC Spoke community has launched the world’s first network of virtual testing facilities, allowing the automotive industry to significantly reduce the R&D process of low-carbon propulsion technologies.