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New Year Message to Manufacturing Businesses in the UK

Published 5th January 2021

There is little doubt that 2021 will be challenging, but the announcement on Christmas Eve of a draft trade and co-operation agreement between the UK and the EU gave everyone a boost.  As was said on all sides, it gives the basis for a positive future trading relationship – albeit that we have lost some […]

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Crash-free in Conroe

Published 5th January 2021

Gassed up your car this week? If so, you might want to thank Conroe Machine LLC. That’s because this specialty job shop in Conroe, Texas—among other products—machines most of the components used to build downhole Positive Displacement Motors (PDMs), known in the oil and gas industry as mud motors

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Dudley Associates Invests In New Machinery

Published 4th January 2021

Dudley Associates Invests In New Machinery

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Broanmain puts health, happiness and wellbeing first with new appointment

Published 22nd December 2020

Broanmain puts health, happiness and wellbeing first with new appointment

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Starrag Bumotec Machining Centres Bring Single Set-up Efficiencies to Medical Instrument Manufacture

Published 22nd December 2020

A trio of Bumotec multi-axis, multi-tasking machining centres are not only helping Shanghai Medical Instruments (Group) to maintain its 50% market share in China for medical instruments

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Automated CMM Cleaning Maximises Measuring Uptime

Published 22nd December 2020

After detailed research into the effects of stylus tip contamination on metrology when using a coordinate measuring machine (CMM), Dr Simon Lawes, Manufacturing Metrology Team, University of Nottingham confirms: “A stylus tip contaminated with tiny particles can lead to measurement errors 10 times greater than the expected

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Shorten processes with three cutting edges

Published 15th December 2020

The WTX Feed BR drill reamer from CERATIZIT ensures high accuracy with tight tolerances and perfect surface quality. Spot drilling, drilling and reaming to a tolerance of H7 in just one operation?

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Brexit Readiness webinar

Published 15th December 2020

Would you benefit from a ‘Brexit readiness webinar’ focusing on key practical issues that anyone importing or exporting will need to address from January 1st? Topics will include: Re: Customs: Guiding businesses through the Brexit impact on their business (modelling & mitigation) Helping increase margins by reducing cost of sales and injecting cash through HMRC […]

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Message of thanks from GTMA members Plasticom

Published 15th December 2020

What  a year we just had ! It has been a year like no other! We are immensely proud of our team here at Plasticom and what has been achieved  this year. We must all agree that,  this surely will go down as the most difficult  year of our working lives.  We  have not got everything […]

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Renishaw hosts #Girls4Engineering virtual event to help diversify the sector

Published 15th December 2020

To give students and their parents/guardians the opportunity to find out more about careers in engineering, global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, is hosting a #Girls4Engineering virtual event on December 16th

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