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OMAC Presents PackML Workshop at The Automation Conference

The half-day training session, May 18 at the Chicago Marriott O’Hare, provides PackML fundamentals and applications in packaging and non-packaging related automation

ECS to install UK’s first InfraCore® Inside FRP bridge for the EA

The Environment Agency (EA) has awarded ECS Engineering Services, one of its framework contractors, with a project to design, build and install a new bridge in Mapledurham, near Reading.

EEF welcomes progress on number of women on boards, but says greater focus needs to be given to boosting number of female executive directors

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, welcomes news that the number of women on FTSE 100 boards has almost doubled in the last four years. However, with female boardroom gains centred on non-executive rather than executive directorships, it says that this must be the next focus.


A survey of engineering and technical managers in the oil, gas and processing industries carried out by UK flowmeter specialist Litre Meter (www.litremeter.com

Proskills UK and Harrow College create collaborative partnership

Proskills UK Group and Harrow College have signed a formal agreement that will see their combined and significant industry and education expertise used in a wide range of skills and training projects both in the UK and overseas.

CPI led UK Biotech consortium secures £6.2m government investment

The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) has announced that they have secured a multi-million pound investment via the Government’s Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI) to support the development and manufacture of novel biologic treatments.

RS invests in research partnership with Manchester Business School

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has created a formalised end-to-end process that can be applied to all customers to help them achieve significant savings on MRO procurement.

A Move to X-ray Inspection in the Plant

The recent Kraft recall shines a spotlight on the need for better quality control systems in food processing. Is X-ray the answer?

Exclusive: Mobile Operator Interface Gets Key Updates

Opto 22’s new release of the groov mobile operator interface system features event notifications, a data simulator, development environment improvements, and platform selection options.

EEF response to Labour Business Manifesto

Commenting on the Labour Business Manifesto published today, Terry Scuoler, Chief Executive of EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, said:

“Manufacturing businesses want us to remain the EU.