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  • 15th October 2019

    Manufacturing highlights from Party Conference Season

    Despite being overshadowed by Brexit, Party Conference Season provided some clear contrasts between the major parties on business and industrial policy.
  • 10th October 2019

    What is an engineer? New Engineering Day launched to boost understanding

    The Royal Academy of Engineering has announced ‘This is Engineering Day’ on 6 November to raise awareness of what an engineer is, after research found it to be one of the least understood careers.
  • 8th October 2019

    Meet history’s top 100 women in engineering

    A list of the top 100 women engineers from history has been released as part of a project to celebrate the achievements of women in engineering over the past 100 years.
  • 3rd October 2019

    Manufacturing tech firms recognised in ’tech climbers’ list


  • 30th September 2019

    Manufacturers urged to prepare as cyber threat increases

    Manufacturers’ organisation Make UK says more than half of its members have been a victim of cybercrime, with a third suffering financial loss or disruption as a result.
  • 25th September 2019

    Northern Manufacturing & Electronics show returns to Manchester

    Over 200 top engineering firms will return to Manchester for the Northern Manufacturing & Electronics Show on 2-3 October to showcase the latest technologies and share best practice.
  • 24th September 2019

    North West manufacturing output tops UK table

    New analysis of the UK manufacturing sector shows that the North West is the UK’s leading region by output, as well as number of employees and average salary.
  • 19th September 2019

    Industry welcomes new R&D and visa commitments

    Experts have welcomed government announcements to increase R&D spending and allow international students to remain in the UK for two years after graduating to find a job.
  • 17th September 2019

    Engineering profession sets out manifesto

    The National Engineering Policy Centre, which represents half a million UK engineers, has published a manifesto calling for investment in skills, innovation, digitalisation, infrastructure and clean tech.
  • 12th September 2019

    Support ramps up for firms exporting to Europe

    The Chancellor has announced new Brexit plans to help businesses who trade with Europe, with experts saying manufacturers are less prepared now than before the original March deadline.

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