Industry 4.0 accelerator programme launches in the North West

Industry 4.0 accelerator programme launches in the North West

The digital revolution of the automotive industry is already underway.  Vehicle Manufacturers and suppliers are benefiting from increased productivity, greater flexibility and shorter times to market.  Automotive estimations include up to 5% increased productivity, up to 20% reduced parts inventory and up to 40% reduced

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Programme Announced for Confidence in Composites

Programme Announced for Confidence in Composites

Composites UK has launched the programme for its first Confidence in Composites event, taking place on 15th and 16th October in Oxford. The event will look at the non-destructive evaluation, structural health monitoring and repair of fibre reinforced polymer composites during both manufacture and in-service.

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Discover the secrets of Lean with award-winning author Gary Griffiths

Discover the secrets of Lean with award-winning author Gary Griffiths

The free technical seminar programme at Northern Manufacturing & Electronics 2019 offers visitors an incredible opportunity to gain insight into how leading companies implement strategies to drive and sustain change within their organisations. Kicking-off the programme for Northern 2019 is award winning author, creator of

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MIA to support “Composites In Motorsport” event

MIA to support “Composites In Motorsport” event

The Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) is delighted to support ‘Composites in Motorsport’, a two-day conference organised by NetComposites, which will look at the innovative use of composites within our industry and future applications of composite solutions within motorsport. Chris Aylett, Chief Executive of the MIA,

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NAA launches new training hub and strengthens international links

NAA launches new training hub and strengthens international links

The Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) launched its new Training Hub last month, with a new portfolio of training courses, which sit alongside the long standing technical training offerings. The courses added were a direct response to the needs of NAA members, and include courses such

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Trumpf grabs attention at Northern 2015

The Trumpf stand at Northern 2015 created a lot of attention from visitors thanks to live demonstrations of its TruBend press brake and CNC punch machine, TruPunch 2000. The latter in particular attracted admiring comments from visitors, such as Constant Manufacturing, which commented on its

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Schnelldorfer sales success at Northern 2015

Following a successful show in 2014, Schnelldorfer Maschinenbau returned to Northern Manufacturing with high hopes – hopes which were realised just three hours after the doors opened on the first day, with an order for its ELENA 1100 – II TIG seam welder. Demonstrated live

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MecWash sells Duo component washing machine from its stand at Northern Manufacturing

MecWash Systems Ltd had another successful year at Northern Manufacturing & Electronics 2015.  The firm showcased its popular “Duo” aqueous washing machine, designed to remove contaminants such as oil, swarf and greases from components. The washer offers rotational spray and flood washing, spray rinse and

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New pneumatic tools from Prevost

Prevost will use Northern Manufacturing 2015 to launch a new range of pneumatic tools and blowguns. Also on show will be the firm’s innovative one-touch safety coupling alongside examples of its energy efficient pipework.   Founded in 1978, the firm is a major manufacturer of compressed

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Nikon introduces latest CMM scanner at Northern 2015

Nikon introduces its latest CMM laser scanner at Northern Manufacturing 2015, the Nikon InSight L100.  The firm is offering demonstrations on its stand A22 of what Nikon claims to be the best possible combination of speed, accuracy and ease-of-use. The firm says the InSight L100

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