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24/04/2014
Green light for £43m advanced manufacturing centre

A £43million centre dedicated to advanced manufacturing and hi-tech is to be built at Sheffield Business Park after planning permission was approved by the city's council.

Dubbed Factory 2050, the facility will work on areas including robotics, flexible automation, 3D printing from flexible automated systems, man-machine interfaces and new programming and training tools. The state of the art development will be built at the University of Sheffield. The aim is to enhance the ...
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Infrared thermometer

24/04/2014

SKF has launched the SKF TKTL 40, a portable, lightweight instrument for measuring temperatures ...  Read More


Electric drive module

14/04/2014

Schaeffler has introduced a 48V electric drive module for hybrid electric vehicles.

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Electric linear actuators

11/04/2014

Optimised for high power density and energy efficiency, the PC-series of precision electric linear ...  Read More


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09/04/2014

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Defining innovation

10/04/2014

Good design usually involves innovation and these days, good design and innovation are as essential ...  Read More


The communications ...

10/04/2014

Last month saw the 25th anniversary of the internet. During that quarter century, we have witnessed ...  Read More


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10/04/2014

Global expenditure on pipeline construction and servicing is expected to reach $216billion over the ...  Read More


Light work of fastening

10/04/2014

The need to reduce weight in automotive design is an ongoing obsession for the industry that shows ...  Read More

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Bio-inspired wind turbine

10/04/2014

The latest innovation to come out of Festo's Bionic Learning Network is a wind turbine that mimics ...  Read More


Festo unveils bionic ...

03/04/2014

Festo engineers have created a bionic kangaroo that, like its natural couterpart, can effectively ...  Read More

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Lighting up the road

11/04/2014

Can a better light improve safety for the UK's cyclists? And if so, how can it be powered?

Using a bicycle to get around has become hugely popular in the UK, both in the city and the suburbs. And while UK Councils and the Highways Agency are drawing up plans and policies to improve the ...
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The cost conundrum

02/04/2014

Self-improvement comes with a cost. Whether it's a personal or company-wide goal, investment of ...  Read More


EU Service Transformation

02/04/2014

The Service Council's (TSC) service market outlook research for 2014 highlighted that increasing ...  Read More


High speed machines

27/03/2014

There is a continual demand for high speed advanced electrical machines and drives for wide ranging ...  Read More


Defence science & tech

21/03/2014

Philip Dunne, Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology talks about investment in ...  Read More

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Jez Gibson-Harris

11/04/2014

From leading prosthetics and animatronics company for the entertainment industry to supplying the ...  Read More


Keith Lewis, MD, Matchtech

13/03/2014

Recruitment consultants have a very close view of the skills shortage. Paul Fanning talks to one of ...  Read More


Neill Ricketts & Will ...

13/02/2014

It's a risky business placing all of your eggs in one basket, but when the opportunity of a ...  Read More


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15/01/2014

A double winner at this year's BEEAs, Sebastien Cuvelier Mussalian is a man whose work is nothing ...  Read More

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