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The next stop on our tour was Wetherby, where, nestled in the West Yorkshire countryside, in an unassuming industrial estate between Leeds and York, we find All 3D Labs and its founder Mark Baresh. All 3D Labs provide high-quality online 3D printing services, specialising in HP’s Multi Jet Fusion technology for
prototyping and low-to-medium volume manufacturing.
Recruitment and training specialist, Sierra57 Consult, is delighted to announce that Ivor Griffiths has been promoted to General Manager. With over a decade in high-volume manufacturing and as a Production Manager, Ivor brings a wealth of experience and client understanding to the role as Sierra 57 continues its growth trajectory.
In March, Pentagon Tooling will be taking delivery of a new Mikron VCE 600 Pro purchased from long-term supplier GF Machining Solutions Ltd.
The new addition will enhance the existing CNC machining services the tooling division offers and facilitate high-efficiency milling within the mould tool
ReCon² Ltd – a not-for-profit start-up company out of the University of Manchester, UK – has partnered with On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) Ltd and a cohort of sustainability-focused companies to
develop further a patent-pending technology for quantifying recycled content in plastic products and packaging. Sourceful and Bright Green Plastics are the two latest companies to join the cohort.
AO has issued a fantastic method that utilises the material from scrapped white goods, that the team at
Great Central Plastics can turn into new products.
Before AO got involved, millions of fridges were disposed of incorrectly, resulting in the release of dangerous CFC gases that causes damage to the ozone layer.
A hospital in East England approached ICS Cool Energy after being recommended by their F&M company, familiar with the company’s expertise from other projects.
The new Cold Store units ensure a more efficient and cost-effective solution for the hospital’s food storage needs, allowing it to continue delivering fresh food to its patients without disruptions or delays.
manufacturer of laser cutting and engraving technology is offering a free extended warranty and annual servicing package in March.
Austrian manufacturer, Trotec, is renowned for providing a complete customer service and support package on its industrial-grade cutters and engravers.
Medical Technology UK returns to Coventry Building Society Arena on 22-23 March 2023. This unique event
focuses exclusively on designing, developing and producing medical devices (of all classes) IVD’s, dental and healthcare. It serves the needs of the UK’s diverse medical device manufacturing industry, the third largest in Europe.
The Munich-based mechanical engineering group KraussMaffei is responding to an increasingly challenging market environment with a global adjustment and efficiency program that also includes cutting several hundred jobs in non-manufacturing areas.
There are currently no plans to cut jobs in production and assembly. The details will be negotiated with the works council in the coming weeks.