A new report from the Trades Union Congress (TUC) says the UK has two decades to prepare for the full impact of digitalisation. It proposes the creation of 1 million more manufacturing jobs to deal with the rapid technological changes.
The government has announced a multi-million-pound Aerospace Sector Deal that builds on the UK’s excellence and heritage in aerospace, aims to transform the future of flight, through electrification and autonomy, and commits to increasing gender equality in the sector.
The UK’s first carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS) project could be commissioned within a decade according to a new government report on the technology, released to coincide with a CCUS summit in Edinburgh today (30 Nov).
Business & Industry Minister, Richard Harrington, and Chair of the Made Smarter Review, Juergen Maier, have unveiled the details of the £20m Made Smarter North West Pilot today (14 November), which will test out the most effective ways to engage with manufacturers and encourage them to adopt technologies