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Industrial marketing support

22 Oct 2019 by Engineering Capacity

OB2B Industrial Marketing & PR (stand L24) is exhibiting again at this key annual industry event. Now in its 10th year of business, with clients in Europe, the Middle East, America, China and Australia, OB2B serves both multinationals and SMEs across the manufacturing supply chain.

The OB2B team provides cost effective technically based, industrial marketing and press release (PR) support which helps companies to secure new business and grow sales faster.     

Expanded composite capabilities

21 Oct 2019 by Engineering Capacity

MSA Manufacturing Ltd. (MSA) (stand L30) is exhibiting at Advanced Engineering  2019, NEC, Birmingham (30-31 Oct), where it will be promoting its enhanced production space and improved processing capabilities; 16,500 sq. ft. of new factory space and improved processes were added in 2019 for reinforcement kitting and preforming, increasing capacity and customer service.

MSA is an independent UK supplier, specialising in the machining, slitting, cutting and kitting of materials for the composites industry. 

Mixed technologies combine

20 Oct 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Compotech AG UK and Flexix SA will be exhibiting together at this year’s show, presenting parts for customers in the rail, automotive, transport and machine building sectors. (Stand P8).

Compotech now has a full range of capabilities for composites and fibreglass production with its new Hungarian based lower volume RTM and hand lay-up facilities now on stream complementing its established capacity. Parts on show will include parts for the rail, transport, automotive and sanitary sectors as well as machine covers.

A cracking solution

20 Oct 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Keighley Laboratories Limited (Stand L150) offers a range of AS9100 (Rev D) accredited Heat Treatment processes and the expertise to provide bespoke processing of components, whilst also providing technical support to offer solutions to eliminate cracking, distortion or low hardness issues.

The Heat Treatment department was recently contacted by a new customer which was seeking support to overcome cracking problems it was experiencing with some large gears.

More technologies on show

20 Oct 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Advanced Engineering returns to the NEC, Birmingham, on October 30 and 31 with the new Medical Device Engineering zone.

With a two-day attendance of some 15,000 engineering professionals, the eleventh edition of the trade show will provide companies with the opportunity to meet with OEMs and supply chain partners from sectors spanning the engineering industry.

Advanced Engineering incorporates all aspects of engineering, from design, test and measurement, inspection, materials and production, within aerospace, automotive, marine, medical and many more.