Industrial & Manufacturing

  • LEDVANCE Damp Proof LEDs have been installed at Ability International warehouse, improving the working environment and reducing energy and maintenance costs. (photo: LEDVANCE)
    LEDVANCE Limited  - 17.07.2018, 18:41

    Lighting Efficiency is Key

    Peterborough-based Ability International has selected LEDVANCE Damp Proof LED luminaires to retrofit its entire warehouse, in a project to improve the working environment and reduce energy and maintenance costs. The UK company specialises in providing working-at-height solutions, custom-built to client’s specifications and requirements. With more than 23 years’ experience of manufacturing aluminium scaffold towers and access equipment, Ability International offer many of its solutions custom-built to client’s specifications and requirements.

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    Belzona International  - 11.07.2018, 10:46

    Case Study: The Brazilian Job

    Belzona International's Brazilian distributor faced a challenge when bolt heads securing a crane to concrete foundations at a pulp and paper mill started to fail and required a solution that was resistant to mechanical movement and vibration.

  • The new GSK manufacturing facility at Barnard Castle. (photo: Baker Hicks Limited)
    Baker Hicks Limited  - 28.06.2018, 13:03

    Constructing Excellence North East Awards

    Multidisciplinary design and engineering company BakerHicks is celebrating the success of one of its major pharmaceutical projects, the GSK Aseptic Manufacturing Facility, at the 2018 Constructing Excellence North East (CENE) Awards.

  •  Intercept Pharma’s central London office. (Photo courtesy of K2 Space). (photo: K2 Space (
    Evolution Electronic Security Systems  - 20.06.2018, 00:14

    Helping to Identify Security Priorities

    The challenge presented to integrated fire and security solutions provider Evolution was to develop a comprehensive security framework for biopharmaceutical company Intercept Pharma Europe.

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    Proto Labs  - 18.06.2018, 10:13

    Plastic Injection Moulding Market Set To Double Over 10 Years

    Injection moulding is a highly popular form of manufacturing in both low-volume and mass production. It delivers numerous benefits along the quantity spectrum and, as a manufacturing process, is expected to grow considerably in both developed and emerging markets across the globe over the coming decade.

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    Sensai Corporation  - 25.05.2018, 18:33

    Mitigating Manufacturing Risks with AI

    Despite embracing new technologies and innovations in plant and machinery, manufacturers continue to encounter pain points which hinder optimisation of production processes, and even endanger safety, according to Sensai.

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    RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors)  - 23.04.2018, 09:23

    RICS Award for Hitachi Rail Europe

    Hitachi Rail Europe's Newton Aycliffe assembly and manufacturing plant has been named ‘Project of the Year' at this year's RICS Awards, North East, which celebrate inspirational land, property and construction initiatives across eight categories.

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    thyssenkrupp Group  - 18.04.2018, 15:43

    World's Biggest Virtual Warehouse

    thyssenkrupp Materials Services is making rapid advances with its digital transformation as it goes "Omnichannel" by digitizing its entire product catalogue for inclusion in the world's biggest virtual warehouse.

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    Electronics For Imaging Inc  - 16.04.2018, 10:00

    Achieving Unparalleled Colour Results

    Textile companies can take full advantage of expanded print opportunities with the groundbreaking EFI™ Reggiani COLORS digital printer which Electronics For Imaging, Inc. is launching at the ITM Exhibition in Istanbul (14-17 April ). EFI's exhibit in hall 6, stand 607 also highlights important advances in traditional manufacturing, with new EFI Mezzera technology offering environmentally sustainable dyeing for denim fabric.

  • Quorn meat-free packaging. (photo: Marlow Foods)
    WPL International  - 11.04.2018, 12:29

    Quorn Manufacturing Plant Wastewater Contract

    WPL has won the contract for wastewater treatment equipment to support expansion of the Quorn production line for Marlow Foods’ Teesside plant. The company is investing £150m in production of the protein-rich meat substitute over the next five years due to fast-growing global demand.