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Custom Interconnect Ltd wins Manufacturer of the Year Award

Added: 10th December 2018 by Custom Interconnect

Custom Interconnect Ltd wins Manufacturer of the Year Award (Under £25M) at the Made in the South East Awards.

Energy Innovation Centre Welcomes Two New Industry Partners

Added: 7th December 2018 by Energy Innovation Centre

The Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) is delighted to announce two exciting new partnerships with water utility companies, Anglian Water and Yorkshire Water

Innovative Wooden Material to 'Change the Face of Construction' and Save 90,000+ Trees a Year

Added: 7th December 2018 by Energy Innovation Centre

The innovation follows a project originally kick-started by international innovation broker the Energy Innovation Centre (EIC).

Energy Networks Take to the Skies as Drones Project Gets Off the Ground

Added: 7th December 2018 by Energy Innovation Centre

The large-scale project is working across electricity and gas networks and is coordinated by international innovation scout the Energy Innovation Centre (EIC).

Edwards Launches New Air Cooled Dry Pump Range Ideal for Scientific Instruments

Added: 6th December 2018 by Edwards

The nXLi provides a small footprint with quiet operation, making it a convenient and high performing yet compact vacuum pump.

Edwards Vacuum Receives Lam Research’s 2017 Supplier Excellence Award

Added: 6th December 2018 by Edwards

The awards, presented annually, acknowledge outstanding performance, strategic services, and critical collaboration.

Edwards Vacuum Breaks Ground on New High-Technology Innovation Center in Hillsboro

Added: 6th December 2018 by Edwards

Edwards Vacuum, a leading manufacturer of vacuum and abatement solutions, following completion of the purchase of an eight-acre site located on NE Century Boulevard in Hillsboro, Ore., has begun...

nmcn Secures Civil Engineering K7 Capital Works Framework With South West Water

Added: 6th December 2018 by nmcn

nmcn PLC have successfully secured the Civil Engineering K7 Capital Works Framework with South West Water (SWW).

nmcn Named in £100m Highways England Regional Delivery Partnership

Added: 6th December 2018 by nmcn

nmcn formerly known as NM Group have been awarded a place on Highways England’s Regional Delivery Partnership to deliver major projects worth up to £100m across the motorway and trunk...

New nmcn Identity Launched

Added: 6th December 2018 by nmcn

We are pleased to finally share with you our new nmcn identity, which gives us one name, one brand and one logo for the whole of our business.

Major Engineering Project Set to Transform Sewage Treatment in Jersey

Added: 6th December 2018 by nmcn

We have secured a £56m design and build project for Growth, Housing and Environment of the States of Jersey (SoJ), to develop a new sewage treatment works at Bellozanne in St Helier.

Autonomous Systems in Defense – Robert’s Rules for Robots

Added: 6th December 2018 by Abaco Systems

In the first part of this two part post, I noted how the autonomous systems that are central to the military’s future will depend extensively on AI, machine learning and deep learning via...

Come and join us

Added: 6th December 2018 by Abaco Systems

Abaco is a leader in the embedded computing business. We specialise in high performance, extremely rugged technologies that are mostly deployed by the military.

5 ways you might not expect to be cyber attacked, and how we mitigate them

Added: 6th December 2018 by Abaco Systems

It is no exaggeration to say that cyber warfare represents the single most significant threat to the military today.

GTC DC: GPGPU at the edge

Added: 5th December 2018 by Abaco Systems

GTC DC is the only GTC to have a strong focus on military and defence applications with the exhibition space full of rugged and defence technologies and, coupled with the great speaker sessions.

Setting clockspeed

Added: 5th December 2018 by Abaco Systems

A great illustration of clockspeed acceleration is found in the invention of manned flight – a dream of man from ancient times.

Transforming Airborne Search and Rescue Missions

Added: 4th December 2018 by Leonardo

For many of us, we now run our lives through our mobile phone – it organises our daily existence, monitors our health and fitness, manages our home heating system, orders shopping and tells...

SAS certified as one of the Top Employers United Kingdom 2018

Added: 4th December 2018 by SAS

SAS has been officially certified by the Top Employers Institute for its exceptional employee offerings within the UK.

SAS considered a best workplace in technology

Added: 4th December 2018 by SAS

Fuelled by the STEM-related skills gap and a rapidly growing technology industry, the demand for qualified technical candidates has intensified, making it increasingly difficult for companies to...

SAS ranks as one of the World’s Best Workplaces for its innovative and creative culture

Added: 4th December 2018 by SAS

Thanks to a culture of innovation, creativity and work/life balance, SAS has once again ranked among the top workplaces in the world from Great Place to Work®.

SAS recognised as a Best Workplace for Women

Added: 4th December 2018 by SAS

Analytics leader SAS continues to be recognised by Fortune magazine as one of the 100 Best Workplaces for Women in the US.

telent targets education market to become member of UCISA

Added: 3rd December 2018 by telent

The new membership gives telent a platform to share its insights as well as promote its technology services within the further education and higher education sectors

telent continues push into Cloud Services

Added: 3rd December 2018 by telent

telent continues push into Cloud Services with G-Cloud 10 success and HPE Solution Provider of the Year Award

telent awarded £7.6m HS1 station comms upgrade contract

Added: 3rd December 2018 by telent

telent will renew the communication systems across St Pancras International, Stratford International, Ashford and Ebbsfleet stations

Additive Manufacturing Processes Gaining Ground

Added: 30th November 2018 by BMW Group

The use of 3D-printed parts in BMW Group production processes is increasing rapidly.

Aerospace redefined

Added: 30th November 2018 by Collins Aerospace

I’m convinced that Collins Aerospace is a very special organisation that will redefine the aerospace industry.

MoD Guide

Added: 29th November 2018 by Cobham

Cobham plc is the UK’s third largest aerospace and defence company and enjoys both an incredibly close working relationship with the Ministry of Defence and a shared, rich history.

Operational readiness training – the Cobham capability

Added: 29th November 2018 by Cobham

Paul Armstrong, Senior Vice President and General Manager at Cobham Aviation Services, outlines the company's air operational training capabilities and its electronic warfare systems expertise.

Cobham's space capability - supporting life in deep space from the 1950s to the future

Added: 29th November 2018 by Cobham

As the world's leading supplier of mission-critical control solutions, one of Cobham’s space divisions, Cobham Mission Systems, enables its customers to increase the safety and mission...

Students With a Passion for Technology, Look No Further!

Added: 29th November 2018 by PCMS Group

PCMS offers two distinct undergraduate placement opportunities aimed at both technical students who are keen to pursue a career in Software Development or Business/IT students looking for a career...

PCMS ranked 16th in National Undergraduate Employability Awards

Added: 29th November 2018 by PCMS Group

We are delighted to advise that PCMS have been placed in the Top 50 of Medium-sized Undergraduate Schemes 2018-2019 in the NUE Awards.

IFS: "a valuable opportunity to connect"

Added: 23rd November 2018 by Abaco Systems

Abaco spent three days last week in Washington DC as a Gold Sponsor of the invitation-only Intel Federal Summit.

Healthy Eating Week – A blog from our Managing Director, Paul Kenward

Added: 22nd November 2018 by British Sugar

We recognise the focus on the food industry and our ingredient as policy debates continue about how to tackle the issue of obesity, and it is an issue we take extremely seriously as a business.

British Sugar and NFU Sugar Announce the 2019 Sugar Beet Contract Offer

Added: 22nd November 2018 by British Sugar

Today, British Sugar and NFU Sugar are pleased to announce their agreement on sugar beet contract terms for 2019/20.

BRE and Loughborough University complete first phase refurbishment of Dementia-friendly demonstration home

Added: 19th November 2018 by BRE Group

The first phase of a new ‘dementia-friendly’ home on BRE’s Watford Innovation Park, has been completed, having been further developed in partnership by BRE – the leading...

IG Group shakes up male-dominated online trading sector with first female boss

Added: 16th November 2018 by IG

Britain's spreadbetting industry is no longer being run by all men after IG Group picked a female executive to replace its former boss Peter Hetherington.

Arup designed Jaguar Land Rover Manufacturing Centre wins Project of the Year

Added: 16th November 2018 by Arup

The Jaguar Land Rover Engine Manufacturing Centre, designed in collaboration between Arup’s architects and engineers, has received two prestigious awards at this year’s Structural Steel...

Mace grows to £2bn turnover

Added: 16th November 2018 by Mace Group

In 2013 Mace set out its ambition to become a £2bn turnover company by 2020. Thanks to the support of our clients, our supply chain partners, and our people we have grown at an exceptional...

Intel’s wireless HTC Vive add-on is where VR is headed

Added: 16th November 2018 by DisplayLink

Complexity is bad for VR. The lengthy wires you need to connect a VR headset to your gaming PC or PlayStation 4 might not be a huge deal to geeks, but they're the sort of thing mainstream consumers...

Virtually real: Using Virtual Reality to enhance engineer training

Added: 15th November 2018 by Alderley

Alderley has successfully taken its first steps into the world of Virtual Reality, which was showcased during the recent visit paid by Baroness Fairhead.

Alderley Dammam – Growing in-Kingdom

Added: 15th November 2018 by Alderley

We are currently in the process of operationalising a new facility in Dammam to further enhance our in-Kingdom capabilities.

STEM at Alderley – Making Brush Monsters

Added: 15th November 2018 by Alderley

As part of Alderley’s commitment to ‘2018: The Year of Engineering’, four of our Wickwar engineers have recently spent a day at The British School.

Frazer-Nash's Alex Cross Supports the Royal Navy's Engineering Reserve Branch

Added: 15th November 2018 by Royal Navy

Lieutenant Commander Alex Cross RNR, a former regular member of the armed forces, who joined Frazer-Nash's Glasgow office in 2015 has been helping to promote the Royal Navy's Engineer Reserve (RNR)...

Introducing Mastek's Graduate Development Programme

Added: 13th November 2018 by Mastek

Graduate Development Programmes are high on the agenda for many technology companies.

Mastek Wins NASSCOM ‘Women In Technology’ Hackathon

Added: 12th November 2018 by Mastek

Mastekeers made magic featuring among the top 3 winning teams at the recently held all India NASSCOM Hackathon-themed ‘Build for India and Women in Technology.’

Mastek announces multi-million-pound IT investment plan for UK

Added: 12th November 2018 by Mastek

Mastek, a leading enterprise digital transformation specialist, has announced its plans for a multi-million-pound investment in the UK’s IT economy over the next three years.

BAT welcomes House of Commons Science and Technology Committee e-cigarette report

Added: 12th November 2018 by British American Tobacco

Following the publication of a House of Commons Science and Technology Committee e-cigarette report in the UK, British American Tobacco spoke.

British American Tobacco only tobacco company featured in prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

Added: 12th November 2018 by British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco (BAT) is pleased to announce today that it is the only tobacco company to have been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices' (DJSI) most prestigious world ranking.

Helping to make new parents’ lives that little bit easier: BAT pledges new benefits for all new parents worldwide

Added: 12th November 2018 by British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco (BAT) is delighted to announce the launch of a new range of benefits available in all of the countries it operates in throughout the world.

Leonardo Helicopter Trainee Awards 2018

Added: 6th November 2018 by Leonardo

Leonardo Helicopter Trainees Celebrate 2018 Achievements!