Composites UK hosts Brexit discussion

Composites UK hosts Brexit discussion

The Materials Suppliers sub group of Composites UK is hosting a ½ day open meeting on 20th November 2019 at Make UK Technology Hub, Birmingham. Learn about the implications of Brexit for the UK composites sector, including: REACH legislation Exporting and tariffs Material Supply Circular

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Hone your sales skills on the next FAC sales training course

Hone your sales skills on the next FAC sales training course

Sales skills are the single most undervalued and misunderstood skills in business. Engineering businesses can dramatically improve their turnover by implementing effective sales techniques and a driven sales plan. If you’re looking to improve your sales effectiveness, a forthcoming course from the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium

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Composites UK Turns 30

Composites UK Turns 30

On Monday 3rd June, Composites UK celebrated turning 30 years old with an anniversary event at Brandon Hall Hotel, Coventry. Originally the Composites Processing Association (CPA), it became Composites UK in 2007 to include the whole supply chain within the membership, growing over the last

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Ben Wilson appointed chairman of Composites UK

Ben Wilson appointed chairman of Composites UK

Composites UK has announced the appointment of Ben Wilson as chairman of the Association for 2019 – 2021. Ben Wilson, business leader at MPM Ltd has grown up with composites, being part of a family business established by his father in 1978. Under his direction

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New seminars added to free seminar programme

New seminars added to free seminar programme

The free seminar programme at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics 2019 has been extended with further sessions addressing the latest advances in Industry 4.0, advanced manufacturing and materials. With 41 sessions running in two lecture theatres over all three days of the show, the 2019 programme

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Fly high with the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium at Southern Manufacturing 2019

Fly high with the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium at Southern Manufacturing 2019

The Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC) is one of the key partners for Southern Manufacturing 2019, bringing an enormous amount of expertise and industry knowledge to the show. The longest established aerospace and defence trade body in the UK, the FAC is a business-winning trade association

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A new era for an old friend

Southern Manufacturing 2017 marks the dawn of a new era for Engineering Capacity as the magazine re-launches at the show under the new management and ownership of long-time editor Andy Sandford. Engineering Capacity is the UK’s only magazine and online brand that is exclusively focused

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Matsuura expands presence at show and launches new machine

Matsuura’s latest machining centre makes its UK exhibition debut at Southern Manufacturing 2017. The new Matsuura MX-330 PC10 5 axis is equipped with 10 pallets and 90 tools.  Matsuura is anticipating high demand for the MX-330 PC10; two machines have already been sold prior to

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South West consortium are Fit for Nuclear

A supplier consortia created with assistance from the Somerset Chamber’s Hinkley Supply Chain Team showcased its collective expertise at Southern Manufacturing 2016. APEC (Advanced Precision Engineering Consortium) was formed to make the most of opportunities around Hinkley Point C and other large infrastructure projects. While

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Magnets attract huge interest for Bunting Europe at Southern

Bunting Europe’s Head of Sales, Dave Hills, was thrilled with the response and level of interest at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Exhibition held at FIVE in Farnborough between the 9th and 11th February 2016. “We generated 50% more leads than in 2015 and the

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