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

50 tonnes and 10 years later

11 Jun 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Bindatex, which provides composite precision slitting services, is celebrating 10 years of partnership and delivering 50 tonnes of multiaxial fabrics to a global composites reinforcement manufacturer.

The specialist slitting service enables the manufacturer to supply its customers with material in a wide variety of widths.

New image for BIEMH

11 Jun 2019 by Engineering Capacity

The organising team of BIEMH, International Machine Tool Exhibition, has presented the new campaign image for the event, which will be held from the 25 to the 29 May 2020.

Showcase for start-ups

11 Jun 2019 by Engineering Capacity

The Advanced Engineering exhibition is on the lookout for start-ups to showcase their inventions as part of its innovation zone.

The Enabling Innovation Zone will support smaller enterprises that want to accelerate their innovations into the advanced manufacturing and technology industries.

Subcon a hit with visitors and exhibitors

11 Jun 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Last week’s Subcon exhibition drew over 4,100 visitors – 16% up on last year and just short of its overall record in 2017.

Over 100 of the exhibitors rebooked on site for the 2020 show which will take place at the NEC next year from 9 to 11 June alongside The Engineer Expo and under the new ownership of the Mark Allen Group.

Subcon launchpad winner

05 Jun 2019 by Engineering Capacity

Elements Technology has won the first ever Subcon Launchpad Award, which was presented at the show today by Subcon event director Gordon Kirk and The Engineer editor Jon Excell.

Subcon is the UK's premier subcontract manufacturing event, and this year saw the debut of the Subcon Launchpad and Launchpad Award which are designed to give manufacturing and engineering-based start-ups a platform to share their innovations.