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02 Aug 2007 by Qimtek Ltd
Homeowners are bracing themselves for further interest rate rises later this year after the pace of manufacturing activity hit a three-year high in July.
Figures from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS) revealed that manufacturing output expanded at its fastest rate since 2004, adding to the pressure for the Bank of England to raise rates.
01 Aug 2007 by Jaye Engineering Ltd
Peter Jaye s passion for historic cars is clearly infectious at his six-man company of precision engineers who consistently produce intricate components for cars and motorcycles from a bygone era as well as for today s motorsport sector.
30 Jul 2007 by C Dugard Ltd
A demonstration of five-sided machining using simultaneous five-axis tool positioning and the combination of multiple operations into a single cycle will take centre stage on the C Dugard of Hove stand at EMO 2007 in Hannover.
26 Jul 2007 by Qimtek Ltd
Small businesses were celebrating victory yesterday after the House of Lords dismissed an appeal by HM Revenue & Customs in a landmark tax case, and gave the legal all-clear to a tax-saving arrangement used by thousands of husband-and-wife operations.
HMRC was asking the Lords to overturn a Court of Appeal ruling on its dispute with Arctic Systems, a small IT contractor run by Geoff and Diana Jones.
26 Jul 2007 by Elesa UK Ltd
Positive, but easily adjustable, angular positioning of equipment, especially relatively heavy items, has always been a problem - until now! The Elesa solution is their GN187 serrated locking plates. These allow positive location at 6° intervals - ideal for items such as heavy inspection covers where they could be dangerous to an individual if it came loose. Similarly, for chair adjustment or other equipment needing positive locking on a regular/frequent basis.
26 Jul 2007 by Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group
In recognition of the achievements made by the Marshall Aerospace Aerostructures team on the development of light weight fuel tanks across the full range of Boeing commercial aircraft in particular the B777, the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) awarded the team the Bronze Award at a ceremony held on Wednesday 11th July 2007.
25 Jul 2007 by Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Second-quarter revenues rose 14 percent to $17.0 billion on higher airplane deliveries
Net income grew to $1.1 billion and EPS increased to $1.35 per share on higher volume and productivity gains
Operating cash flow increased 49 percent to $3.6 billion
Backlog expanded to a record level of $279 billion
2007 revenue, EPS, and cash flow guidance increased on stronger commercial airplanes outlook, more than offsetting higher R&D forecast
25 Jul 2007 by EMKA UK Limited
EMKA (UK) Limited, leading suppliers to the specialist enclosure industry, offer a complete range of locking handles developed around an integrated approach to the needs of the many industries requiring closure of steel, aluminium and glass fibre cabinets or panels.
Bombardier Receives 55 Million Euro Order For The Newest Generation Of Double-Deck Coaches In Poland
24 Jul 2007 by Bombardier Transportation Derby
Bombardier Transportation has received an order to supply 37 new generation double-deck coaches for the suburban rail network operated by Koleje Mazowieckie in the Mazovia region of Poland. The contract is valued at approximately 55 million euros (76 million US dollars). The funding for this new order is shared by the customer, the Mazovia Region and the EIB (European Investment Bank). Delivery of the coaches is scheduled to be completed in 2008.
23 Jul 2007 by Yellowfin Ltd
HANDLING a boat will never be the same again, with the launch of a historic British breakthrough in total boat control which makes driving on water as precise and easy as on the road.
Variable Surface Drive (VSD) potentially more than doubles efficiency, boosts performance and control, with significantly lower fuel consumption, emissions and noise.
VSD is a revolution in marine propulsion systems which has been likened to the development of the sail, the propeller and the turbine.
23 Jul 2007 by Bombardier Transportation Derby
Bombardier Vehicles Will be Moving Over 4 Million Passengers Daily in Delhi Metro s Extended Network
Bombardier is one of the First Private Companies Chosen to Build Complete Rail Vehicles in India
23 Jul 2007 by EMKA UK Limited
New Product - IP65 compression swinghandles - 1152 program - from EMKA
Compression latching of control cabinets has become even easier to operate now with the introduction of EMKA s 1152 compression swinghandle to IP65. It s small size and single cutout installation make it ideal for cabinets where immediate manual operation is called for, without the projection of a standard L or T handle.
23 Jul 2007 by Boeing Integrated Defense Systems
The Boeing Company has been awarded a U.S. Army contract valued at approximately $7 million to begin developing the initial phase for a truck-mounted laser weapon system that destroys rockets, artillery shells and mortar rounds.
Under the High Energy Laser Technology Demonstrator (HEL TD) Phase I contract, awarded Friday, Boeing will develop and complete a preliminary design of a rugged beam control system (BCS) on a Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck.
23 Jul 2007 by Raytheon Systems Ltd
The Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Raytheon Company a $23.2 million contract to provide AN/AQS-20A mine hunting sonar engineering services and support. This award exercises an option on an existing 2005 contract, bringing the total contract value to $139 million.
23 Jul 2007 by Babcock Land Ltd. (Comms)
General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $13.2 million option from the U.S. Government for production of the MK47 MOD 0 Weapon System. The award is part of a five-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract awarded in June 2006 and brings the total contract value thus far to $46.3 million.
19 Jul 2007 by Jacobs
Aker Kvaerner has been awarded a contract by ShenHua Baotou Coal Chemicals Co., Ltd for a new polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE) facility at its coal chemical complex in Baotou, Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China. Aker Kvaerner is providing the basic engineering design, technical advisory services, and certain offshore equipment procurement service. The contract value to Aker Kvaerner was not disclosed.
18 Jul 2007 by H T Brigham & Co. Ltd
H T Brigham, a Birmingham based engineering company specialising in presswork, celebrates 60 years in business this year. The launch of a brand new company website, with the function of sharing their experience with customers, marks this occasion.
Launched this month, the new H T Brigham website s (www.htbrigham.co.uk), primary function is to share knowledge and allow customers to tap into the company s expertise and obtain professional advice about the design of their own products.
18 Jul 2007 by Traffic Master plc
Trafficmaster Plc takes over national journey time data supply for Department for Transport in 3 million contract
Trafficmaster Plc, the leading supplier of intelligent driving services, will take over the supply of journey time data to UK Department for Transport, in a new contract, effective from 3 July 2007 and worth 3 million over 3 years. A six month transition from the existing supplier will be complete by end 2007.
17 Jul 2007 by Rigibore Ltd
Rigibore® launches new lights-out manufacturing concept with its high-technology boring tool.
Rigibore® is one of the most advanced design and manufacturing facilities in the world for innovative boring and metal cutting tools. The company is proud to announce the launch of its ActiveEdge® tool a new way to meet ever finer tolerances without manual intervention!
17 Jul 2007 by Rigibore Ltd
Rigibore® launches high-technology tools at EMO - Rigibore® is one of the most advanced design and manufacturing facilities in the world for innovative boring and metal cutting tools. Visit Stand No. D22, Hall 4 to see the very latest in high-precision boring and metal cutting tools.
17 Jul 2007 by Rigibore Ltd
Rigibore® launches Smartbore™ - Smartbore™ is the industry s latest boring system that enables quick adjustment to a tool s cutting edge while installed on a machine spindle.
Smartbore™ minimises interruptions to machining operations, provides easy read-off checks with the hand-held adjuster or a separate mobile reader and offers fine adjustment to within 1 micron! Smartbore™ delivers pioneering accuracy, ensures consistency in manufacture and empowers manufacturers to achieve radical productivity gains by reducing bottlenecks and improving output quality and standards.
16 Jul 2007 by Northern Precision Ltd
By clearly signposting how its vast range of over 5,000 in-house stock lines of sheet metal fasteners are RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) compliant, Northern Precision s latest product catalogue sets a new benchmark in the way fasteners are described and can be selected from this independent market-leading single-source supplier of fasteners as well as special-purpose turned and cold formed parts.
16 Jul 2007 by The Industrial Marketing Agency
ID-Marketing, established over 16 years, is pleased to offer technical expertise in copy writing and Press Relations for traditional manufacturing industries such as electrical/ mechanical equipment, as well as packaging and the new industries of electronics and bio-tech are also included in their scope.
ID-Marketing have found that their pro-active style across internet and printed media is effective for companies seeking greater market share in mature industries, as well as those seeking to establish themselves in growth markets.
13 Jul 2007 by Raytheon Systems Ltd
The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company an $18.5 million contract modification to provide an infrared marker upgrade on Hornet and Super Hornet targeting pods, which will enhance F/A-18 ground operations support.
The upgrade will affect Lots 4 and 5 of the Advanced Targeting Forward- Looking Infrared program. The work will be performed by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems in El Segundo, Calif., and McKinney, Texas.
12 Jul 2007 by Seiki Systems
Seiki Systems of Brighton has developed and released Exo-View, a specialised software package that will enable component suppliers to efficiently integrate with Exostar, the e-procurement system favoured by aerospace and aero-engine manufacturers which is used to keep their global subcontract suppliers informed of delivery requirements.