Manufacturing Technologies

MTA plans for the future

Graham Dewhurst Director General MTA, Professor Sir Mike Gregory Head of the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM) at Cambridge University, Mark Ridgway OBE President MTA.
Posted on 9 Dec 2013 by

At this year’s MTA Annual General Meeting (AGM) many of the issues raised focused on the future prospects for the manufacturing technologies sector in the UK. Members of the association strongly supported comments from guest speaker Professor Sir Mike Gregory on sustainability and the manufacturing sector.

GTK on course for 600% ROI

Connectors and cables - photo courtesy of Public Domain Photos

Needing to improved factory-floor efficiencies while also gaining better insight into product costs, Basingstoke-based custom hi-tech cable manufacturer recognised it required better visibility into detailed factory-floor operations.

Reuse me

The real value in 3D modelling technologies comes from data reuse, says Keith Nichols, a consultant at industry technology analyst Cambashi.