Zimmermann unveils new HMC for producing airframe structures

A new, 6-axis, horizontal-spindle machining centre (HMC) with a working volume starting from X:4,100mm x Y:1,600mm x Z:650mm, with options…

University of Sheffield partners with GKN with £32m new centre

The University of Sheffield has been announced as a partner in GKN Aerospace’s new Global Technology Centre (GTC) aiming to…

Bodycote holds official opening ceremony for new facility

Bodycote held an official opening ceremony last week at its brand-new facility on the Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP), Rotherham, Yorkshire.

IPC Mouldings awarded SC21 Silver for third time

Leading Northern Ireland injection moulding company, IPC Mouldings, has again achieved the Silver Award in the Aerospace Supply Chain Programme…

Largest ever R&D investment set to make UK composites world leader

The National Composites Centre has announced a major new R&D investment programme that will help define the future of composites.

New partnership for VTOL air taxi

Bell Helicopter, has signed a teaming agreement with Moog, for the development of the Flight Control Actuation System (FCAS) to…

Boeing and ELG to recycle excess aerospace composite material

Boeing and ELG Carbon Fibre have announced a partnership to recycle excess aerospace-grade composite material, which will be used by…

Fast jet and F1 technology partnership signed between BAE Systems and Williams

A new partnership agreement between BAE Systems, Williams Grand Prix Engineering and Williams Advanced Engineering will see technology, expertise and…

New agreement for airborne refuelling

Lockheed Martin and Airbus have signed an agreement to jointly explore opportunities to meet the growing demand for aerial refuelling…

Rolls-Royce adopts AI software to maximise engine availability

Rolls-Royce has joined forces with Industrial AI and IoT software specialist Uptake to extend its digital ecosystem.

£175k Investment sparks company growth for McGreevy Engineering

Belfast-based McGreevy Engineering is set to end 2018 on a high, as the company injects a £175,000 investment to further…

Boeing delivers its 2,000th plane to China

Boeing has delivered its 2,000th aircraft to a Chinese operator, a 737 MAX for Xiamen Airlines. The milestone and the…

Confidence in UK aerospace reflected at FAC annual conference

The subject of Brexit hovered over the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium’s (FAC) annual conference this year, but confidence in the sector…

Coatings expertise set to automate the aerospace industry

Aerospace Manufacturing discovers how Intertronics contributes to bespoke automated masking system for an aerospace client.

An unmissable opportunity in store at MACH 2020

The Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA), which organises MACH 2020 says the exhibition will be ‘the unmissable event for manufacturing technology…

US defence budget predicted to continue its growth

According to data compiled by Strategic Defence Intelligence, the US spent over $639 Billion in 2018 for its defence budget.

Third Dimension wins regional EEF innovation award

Third Dimension, a leading supplier of handheld precision measurement solutions has celebrated success as the South regional winner of the…

Wild engineering the future

One of the county’s leading recruiters is urging youngsters to consider a career in engineering because companies are crying out…

Queen’s Award presented to NCMT

At a reception on 14th November at the Coventry technical centre of machine tool and production solution provider NCMT, the…

Seco Tools strengthens its Steadyline range

Seco Tools has announced that it has expanded its range of Steadyline vibration-damping (long reach) turning and boring bars and…

BG Engineering scoops regional business award

BG Engineering, a leading subcontractor of precision machined components, based in Chesterfield, is celebrating after winning the Excellence in Manufacturing…

Dowty Propellers breaks ground at new Gloucester facility

Dowty Propellers, a leading manufacturer of aircraft propeller systems for both civil and military applications, has broken ground on its…

GKN Aerospace steps into widebody MRO market with A330

GKN Aerospace’s Fokker Techniek business has successfully completed its first A330 major maintenance project.

Nasmyth Group apprenticeship training centre opens

A new dedicated training centre for Nasmyth Group Academy apprentices was officially opened at Nasmyth Bulwell in Pinxton, Nottinghamshire.