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Over £18 million to go to manufacturing innovations

Over £18 million to go to manufacturing innovations

11/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Projects include improving efficiency and sustainability in food packaging and revolutionising a labour-intensive process in high-value manufacturing....

A Pragmatic Approach to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR / I4.0)

A Pragmatic Approach to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR / I4.0)

5/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Amidst the noise within the drive to Industry 4.0, a strategy is forming amongst enlightened businesses. As increasingly market leaders align their products to I4.0 or 4IR (4th Industrial Revolution) as its becoming known in the UK, how can you separate the marketing spin from the game changing technology?...

Lack of understanding of Industry 4.0 will hold back UK manufacturing

Lack of understanding of Industry 4.0 will hold back UK manufacturing

1/5/2017 12:00:00 AM

A new report by BDO in partnership with the Institution finds that there isn't enough understanding of Industry 4.0 by UK manufacturers....

Will BREXIT be a Disaster for the UK?

Will BREXIT be a Disaster for the UK?

9/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Unbelievable that the UK has been plunged into uncertainty by the totally unexpected Vote to Leave the Union. In the long term, the likelihood is that the UK will prosper from it but at what cost? Already the divisions are visible and a divided Europe will serve no one other than the Right wing Politicians who are clearly emboldened by Brexit. The UK government has been quick to re-assure the Research community that funding will be guaranteed beyond the date UK leaves the EU....

Smart energy revolution 'could help to avoid UK blackouts'

Smart energy revolution 'could help to avoid UK blackouts'

9/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Smart energy revolution 'could help to avoid UK blackouts'...

Airbus leads £17m project to design aircraft wings of the future

Airbus leads £17m project to design aircraft wings of the future

9/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Airbus leads £17m project to design aircraft wings of the future...