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Irish engineers turn up the volume

19 Apr 2018 by Engineering Capacity

A fast-growing County Kildare manufacturer is settings it sights on smashing the £2m sales barrier after investing in advanced twin spindle turning technology.

P&T Precision Engineering, which currently employs 15 people at its Naas Industrial Estate facility, has purchased a Nakamura AS200 LMY twin spindle lathe that will help it take on new orders and work with harder materials.

Vehicle production destination

19 Apr 2018 by Engineering Capacity

Automechanika Birmingham 2018 is back 5-7 June at the NEC, with a host of reasons for professionals from the vehicle production sector to attend.

3D scanning boost for quality

19 Apr 2018 by Engineering Capacity

Blackburn-based plastic injection moulding specialist MGS Technical Plastics has boosted its 3D measuring capabilities with a new non-contact scanning arm.

Titans or Networks? Asks CIPS

16 Apr 2018 by Engineering Capacity

In a new study the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) looks at two models for the future of procurement and asks which will prevail.

The CIPS partnered with Aston University and the University of Liverpool to look at the future business landscape and procurement and supply management’s prospects in the decades to come.

Rolls Royce keynote at Subcon

16 Apr 2018 by Engineering Capacity

Rolls Royce CTO Paul Stein will present the keynote at Subcon in a conference programme that covers topics ranging from digitalisation, robotics and prosthetics to motorsport, blockchain and smart materials.