Technological advances and ever-evolving customer demands mean that it is more important than ever for manufacturers to work within an interconnected system, as Majenta Solutions’ Neil Watford and Chris Stock explain.
Smart technologies are becoming increasingly ubiquitous in our day to day lives. From smartphones to smart homes, the dramatic increase in power and sophistication of technology is opening up new technological frontiers and promising endless possibilities for the development of many different industries, particularly manufacturing.
The Manufacturer was granted a rare look behind the scenes at BAE Systems’ Military Aviation and Information (MAI) division at Samlesbury in Lancashire, to witness the production lines for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the Eurofighter Typhoon. Nick Peters reports.
At last, the negotiations on the UK’s exit from the EU have begun. UK manufacturers with interests in Europe are as uncertain as anyone else about how the negotiations will go and what the impact will be on their businesses.