#Manufacturing

EEF Annual photography competition celebrates British manufacturing with £5,000 prize pot

4 months ago — 1.5 min read

Photographers of all experience levels are being asked to get snappy and have fun. The EEF Photography Competition, now in its 8th year, is asking photographers to submit images that...

Are UK small and medium-sized manufacturers losing their creative spark?

1 year ago — 1 min read

According to Exact's annual SME Barometer Research, small and medium-sized UK manufacturing businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to design new products for their customers. Exact cite innovation as a...

Hyperloop: Manufacturing plant opens

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Hyperloop One has opened its first manufacturing plant, taking a step forward in its goal of helping to shape the future of transportation

Birmingham plastics manufacturer wins £1m worth of new contracts

2 years ago — 0 min read

The UK automotive industry’s boom has positively impacted Birmingham plastic injection moulding specialist Barkley Plastics. The company has announced more than £1m of new contracts, including work producing interior parts...

Aircraft manufacturers use augmented reality to make assembly quicker and more accurate

2 years ago — 0 min read

Augmented reality is beginning to revolutionise the area of aircraft manufacturing. The manufacturers of the Airbus A350 have begun using augmented reality software on handheld tablets, which can be used...

Record win for Yorkshire manufacturer

2 years ago — 0 min read

The Yorkshire manufacturer, Wakefield Acoustics, has won a contract with a North Sea oil company. The multi-million pound contract to provide 17 high specification acoustic enclosures to Johan Sverdup oil...