The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has announced the launch of its new Instruments Division, bringing its world-class measurement instruments and expertise closer to industry, improving quality, productivity and efficiency.
The Midlands’ thriving automotive industry remains open for business post-Brexit, delivering a cluster of global automotive research, engineering and manufacturing excellence. That’s the call from Midlands Engine automotive inward investment supply chain programme, Drive Midlands.
Customer concerns and the direction of legislation, coupled with the latest engineering research, mean that smart manufacturers will seize the exciting opportunities offered by renewable materials and techniques. Kerry Kirwan explains.
A major report published today by the UK engineering profession has hailed the government’s renewed focus on industrial strategy as a major opportunity to help the UK compete on the world stage, but warned that Brexit must not restrict access to the engineering skills from across Europe that the nation's economy relies on.