Engineering Capacity is the UK's news source for subcontract and contract manufacturing.

Hannover Messe now in 2021

30 Mar 2020 by Engineering Capacity

The Hannover Messe, which had already been postponed from April to June this year, will now not go ahead until April 2021.

VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium

30 Mar 2020 by Engineering Capacity

A consortium of UK industrial, technology and engineering businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, has come together to produce medical ventilators for the UK.

Have your say on Covid-19 impact

27 Mar 2020 by Engineering Capacity

Small to medium-sized manufacturers in England are being urged to take part in a major survey detailing the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on industry.

The Manufacturing Barometer, which is conducted by South West Manufacturing Advisory Service (SWMAS) and the Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP), went live today and is inviting companies to highlight the issues they are facing and the support they need to overcome them.

XYZ machines on offer

25 Mar 2020 by Engineering Capacity

XYZ Machine Tools is making available, on loan, any machine from its stock of ProtoTRAK controlled mills and lathes, machining centres and turning centres mills, to boost the fight against Coronavirus.

Tooling support for Covid-19 effort

25 Mar 2020 by Engineering Capacity

Tooling supplier Ceratizit is offering full technical support, free test tools, free delivery and a 70% discount to companies working to produce ventilators and coronavirus diagnostic equipment for the NHS.

Any customers producing ventilators or diagnostic equipment in support of the NHS can call their local Ceratizit UK & Ireland technical sales engineer, or the office directly (0800 073 2073) to discuss their specific tooling requirements. In return Ceratizit UK & Ireland will implement the following technical and commercial support on their account: