UK invests in army of tiny Robots to (one-day) eliminate Road Work

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The UK is set to invest £26.6 million in build microrobots. These tiny robotic critters will help repair the UK’s vast underground pipe network. Typically these types of roadworks are highly disruptive and using robotics in these potentially hazardous environments will also help avoid workplace injuries. An example...

New collaboration to offer 3D printed implants to UK patients

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JRI Orthopaedics, a Sheffield healthcare company has partnered with 3D printing services provider Mobelife to provide hip and shoulder implants to patients who face challenging reconstructive surgery. The partnership is set to benefit patients in challenging cases, using CT scans for personalised implants. Hip Product Manager at JRI...

Banking group to fund trainee engineers

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The Close Brothers banking group have agreed to fund engineering apprentices at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre in Sheffield. The group aim to fund 60 trainees over three years, starting this September.