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Manufacturer MX Awards 2015 launched in Parliament

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200 senior business leaders gathered for the launch of the Manufacturer MX Awards 2015 in the House of Commons. Business Minister Matthew Hancock launched the awards, describing them as "recognising...

Government and industry in joint initiative to get more women into engineering

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Two new employer-led pilot projects to get more women into engineering have been launched. The projects, run by WS Atkins and Hyder Consulting, will create new skills programmes for women...

Forty new companies win funding for energy projects in the first round of Innovate UK’s Energy Catalyst

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The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills announced the winners of the first round of funding, worth £24.5m, from Innovate UK's Energy Catalyst scheme. The programme was set up to...

BIS sets out plans to boost British manufacturing

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BIS Ministers have announced a raft of measures aimed to improve house manufacturing, which will be part of the £104m project led by construction and engineering firm Laing O’Rourke, which will include...