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Call Made to Recognise the Value of Human Capital to Deliver Vital Infrastructure

Call Made to Recognise the Value of Human Capital to Deliver Vital Infrastructure

The Energy & Utilities Skills Partnership has published a new White Paper, calling for the value of a resilient and sustainable UK workforce to be...

20-09-2017 Power & Water Hits:25

A new dimension for the furniture industry: BASF and Sonae Arauco win AVK Innovation Award 2017 for 3D moldable wood fiber composites

A new dimension for the furniture industry: BASF and Sonae Arauco win AVK Innovation Award 2017 for 3D moldable wood fiber composites

At the International Composites Congress in Stuttgart, BASF and Sonae Arauco were jointly honored with the AVK (German Federation of Reinforced Plastics) Innovation Award 2017...

20-09-2017 Materials Hits:41

VisualVault’s New Community Licensing Enables Public Sector Organizations to Modernize Aging IT systems

VisualVault’s New Community Licensing Enables Public Sector Organizations to Modernize Aging IT systems

Community licensing eliminates the barriers of extending system use directly to external users. VisualVault, a Business Process Automation (BPA) / licensing and case management software...

20-09-2017 Technology News Hits:32

Essity and Microsoft partner on Internet of Things

Essity and Microsoft partner on Internet of Things

Essity, a leading global hygiene and health company, and Microsoft will partner to leverage the power of big data and cloud computing to further enhance...

20-09-2017 Technology News Hits:57

BASF to acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business

BASF to acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business

BASF and Solvay have signed an agreement related to the sale of Solvay’s integrated polyamide business to BASF. The purchase price on a cash and...

19-09-2017 Chemicals Hits:62

Bearings for those who aren't bulking up

Bearings for those who aren't bulking up

Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, is now offering a small batch relubrication service. Those looking to buy or relubricate just a few bearings...

19-09-2017 Technology News Hits:57

Gold Standard for Mixers in Nevada

Gold Standard for Mixers in Nevada

In Northeastern Nevada, the largest gold-mining region in the U S, the City of Elko’s wastewater treatment facility has completed its latest invest in Landia’s...

19-09-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:60

Can smart technology combat the food crisis?

Can smart technology combat the  food crisis?

Smart tech is changing product management from farm to fork British scholar Thomas Robert Malthus once famously predicted that the world’s population would outgrow the rate...

19-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:88

Synthesis of energy, economics and ecology will ensure the health of the planet

Synthesis of energy, economics and ecology will ensure the health of the planet

Decarbonization of energy, investments in clean and new energy sources, as well as the creation of a dynamic low-carbon economy is a new paradigm that...

19-09-2017 Green Industry Hits:92

Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted sites

 Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted sites

Riverside Waste Machinery has introduced a new machine into its range, designed specifically for size-constrained client sites. The RWM 300LH is so-called because the robust machine...

19-09-2017 Green Industry Hits:61

Silent turning, digitally connected

Silent turning, digitally connected

Silent Tools™ + connectivity strengthens offer for Industry 4.0With an advanced solution that enables manufacturing companies to take steps towards digital machining and Industry 4.0, cutting tool...

19-09-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:52

Not enough being done to tackle work-related ill-health, say GB’s business leaders

Not enough being done to tackle work-related ill-health, say GB’s business leaders

Almost half of Britain’s industry leaders do not feel enough is being done across industry to tackle cases of work-related ill-health, according to new research...

19-09-2017 News Hits:57

African small-scale farmers carve a giant message for world leaders in the very soil they farm

African small-scale farmers carve a giant message for world leaders in the very soil they farm

African farmers from a remote village in northern Zambia have teamed up with the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to send a giant...

19-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:55

Go the extra mile for corporate social responsibility

Go the extra mile for corporate social responsibility

Corporate social responsibility used to mean writing a big cheque for charity once a year. However, the expectations of customers, employees and even the Government...

19-09-2017 Water Hits:61

New website reinforces Goplasticpallets.com as the 'go to' supplier for all your RTP needs

New website reinforces Goplasticpallets.com as the 'go to' supplier for all your RTP needs

The shift from wood to plastic pallets has taken another leap forward with the launch of Goplasticpallets.com’s new website. Presenting the UK’s widest selection of plastic...

19-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:47

Five steps to zero downtime: Downtime is money

Five steps to zero downtime: Downtime is money

Few things can damage the financial stability of a manufacturing facility more than unexpected downtime. Unplanned downtime may be beyond the control of a manufacturer...

19-09-2017 Technology News Hits:63

Finland's leading industrial event recognized in the UK

Finland's leading industrial event recognized in the UK

As part of his visit to Finland, Prince Michael of Kent (UK) will visit the Subcontracting Trade Fair in Tampere on Wednesday 27 September together...

19-09-2017 News Hits:57

Innovative graphical software brings ‘Shop Floor Programming’ simplicity to CNC precision grinding machines

Innovative graphical software brings ‘Shop Floor Programming’ simplicity to CNC precision grinding machines

Innovative new software from NUM enables CNC machine tool builders and retrofitters to provide their customers with exceptionally easy-to-use machine setup and real-time control facilities...

19-09-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:57

BASF partners with space agencies to develop global UV radiation mapping tool for plastics

BASF partners with space agencies to develop global UV radiation mapping tool for plastics

BASF has partnered with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center on a new tool to maximize the service life of...

19-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:65

AkzoNobel announces Maarten de Vries as Chief Financial Officer

AkzoNobel announces Maarten de Vries as Chief Financial Officer

AkzoNobel has just announced Maarten de Vries as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), starting January 1, 2018. Maarten has more than 25 years of experience in finance...

19-09-2017 Chemicals Hits:75

Koch Membrane Solutions announces offering of spiral nanofiltration and reverse osmosis products

Koch Membrane Solutions announces offering of spiral nanofiltration and reverse osmosis products

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RETURN OF FLUID SYSTEMS® PRODUCTS Koch Membrane Solutions announces offering of spiral nanofiltration and reverse osmosis products Koch Membrane Systems (KMS), a global leader...

19-09-2017 Water Hits:69

Theresa May in Ottawa - coal phase out

Theresa May in Ottawa - coal phase out

On Monday 18th September, 2017. London. In response to Prime Minister Theresa May's reaffirmation of her government's plan for the UK (and Canada) to phase...

19-09-2017 Green Industry Hits:61

The future of transport is autonomous

The future of transport is autonomous

Matthew Doude, associate director of the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems at Mississippi State University, will speak about how autonomous electric vehicles are changing the...

18-09-2017 Technology News Hits:62

The humble solenoid valve …. a vital ingredient in UK's food industry

The humble solenoid valve …. a vital ingredient in UK's food industry

The food and beverage industry in the UK is worth over £95billion* and accounts for over 50% of all retail sales, making the supply chain...

18-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:96

Seeq To Sponsor Ignition Community Conference (ICC), Announces Reseller Program for Inductive Automation System Integrators

Seeq To Sponsor Ignition Community Conference (ICC), Announces Reseller Program for Inductive Automation System Integrators

Seeq highlights expanded support for Ignition SCADA System, and introduces partner program for system integrators to provide services and support for Seeq for Ignition customers. Seeq...

18-09-2017 Technology News Hits:87

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renewable grid electricity

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renewable grid electricity

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renewable grid electricity now at 85%. With a nice balance between geothermal, hydroelectric, unusually continuous wind power...

18-09-2017 Green Industry Hits:85

Succession at the top of Voith Group decided

Succession at the top of Voith Group decided

The Shareholders' Committee of Voith Management GmbH has decided about the succession of Dr. Hubert Lienhard, long-standing President and CEO of the Management Board. Stephan...

18-09-2017 News Hits:70

Ashland resumes manufacturing operations in Texas City and Marl, Germany

Ashland resumes manufacturing operations in Texas City and Marl, Germany

Texas plant back to full production after Hurricane Harvey, while German facility resumes normal operations following fire last month Ashland (NYSE: ASH) has just announced...

18-09-2017 Chemicals Hits:83

Burisma Group Puts Into Operation the Most Powerful Drilling Rig in Ukraine

Burisma Group Puts Into Operation the Most Powerful Drilling Rig in Ukraine

Burisma Group , an international energy group with assets in Ukraine, purchased a US drilling rig SK 3000 with load capacity of 680 tonnes. The...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:71

Yamato to launch new mid-range multihead weigher at PPMA

Yamato to launch new mid-range multihead weigher at PPMA

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK will be launching its innovative new mid-range multihead weighing machine at the PPMA in Birmingham this month. The new Dataweigh EPSILON...

18-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:75

Matt Corbin joins Sparrows Group as director of European operations

Matt Corbin joins Sparrows Group as director of European operations

Sparrows Group has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Matt Corbin as its regional operations director for the UK and Europe to support...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:81

Ashtead Technology puts spotlight on latest subsea technology

Ashtead Technology puts spotlight on latest subsea technology

Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology, put the spotlight on the latest subsea technology on Sunday 17th Sept 2017 at its annual Technology Showcase event. Hosted...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:78

Open Utility Announces Trial Contract with Essent, the largest energy company in the Netherlands

Open Utility Announces Trial Contract with Essent, the largest energy company in the Netherlands

The new, peer–to–peer energy marketplace expands to serve Dutch businesses Open Utility is the UK based developer of Piclo®, the energy marketplace that enables homes and...

18-09-2017 Green Industry Hits:80

When the going gets tough

When the going gets tough

Gravel, sand, cement, powder, chalk, pellets, granulates, ash, sugar and salt are bulk materials that need to be dosed. As the materials often enough are...

18-09-2017 Materials Hits:81

Managing the rise in powdered food

Managing the rise in powdered food

~ Ultrasonic screening systems boost powder throughput and efficiency ~ Avid gymgoers and time-pressed managers alike have undoubtedly noticed the rise in powdered food products in...

18-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:75

Elcogen fuel cell technology to power clean energy hub

Elcogen fuel cell technology to power clean energy hub

European fuel cell manufacturer Elcogen will supply its technology for a groundbreaking new project demonstrating how reversible solid oxide cells can be used in innovative...

18-09-2017 Technology News Hits:99

Martek secures orders for up to 14 of worlds first LNG fuelled tankers

Martek secures orders for up to 14 of worlds first LNG fuelled tankers

Hyundai heavy industries have chosen Martek Marine Ltd, UK to their EVOLUTION emissions monitoring systems on the world’s first LNG fuelled Aframax tankers that are...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:58

Loadshackle Monitors Sewer Pump Station Cylinder Removal

Loadshackle Monitors Sewer Pump Station Cylinder Removal

Dynamic Rigging Hire (DRH) supplied a 25t Wireless Loadshackle from Straightpoint and other rigging gear for removal of a large hydraulic cylinder at a Melbourne...

18-09-2017 Water Hits:85

Guide to better power quality

Guide to better power quality

~ Power quality specialist releases whitepaper ~ Power quality specialist REO UK has released a whitepaper addressing electrical interference and power quality problems in the food...

18-09-2017 Food & Materials Hits:80

The days of the traditional machine tool are not numbered

The days of the traditional machine tool are not numbered

Additive technologies as the icing on the cake at the EMO Hannover 2017 The whole world is talking about 3D printing, additive manufacturing and generative multi-layer...

18-09-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:78

Dinkle Announces Pluggable Terminal Blocks

Dinkle Announces Pluggable Terminal Blocks

Terminal blocks plug into a mating socket, with a patented push-in-design for connecting wires to the blocks. Dinkle International announces the availability of its pluggable terminal...

18-09-2017 Technology News Hits:53

Ashtead Technology signs five-year collaboration agreement with TSC (part of Eddyfi Technologies)

Ashtead Technology signs five-year collaboration agreement with TSC (part of Eddyfi Technologies)

Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology has signed a five-year global collaboration agreement with Technical Software Consultants Limited (TSC), part of Eddyfi Technologies, for its...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:73

Altus Intervention and Qinterra Technologies unite to form new global well service company

Altus Intervention and Qinterra Technologies unite to form new global well service company

Qinterra Group’s North Sea well intervention specialist Altus Intervention and its international technology arm, Qinterra Technologies have united to form one global force in well...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:82

Schlumberger Announces New Digital Well Construction Planning Solution on the Microsoft Cloud

Schlumberger Announces New Digital Well Construction Planning Solution on the Microsoft Cloud

Step change in well construction combining domain expertise and advanced digital technologies delivers a new approach to drilling engineering and planning Schlumberger has just introduced DrillPlan*...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:82

Emerson launches industry-first controller designed for automation versatility and IIoT-enabled operations

Emerson launches industry-first controller designed for automation versatility and IIoT-enabled operations

DeltaV™ PK Controller simplifies capital projects, readies organisations for operational benefits of IIoT Emerson is launching the DeltaV™ PK Controller, making the advanced automation of its...

18-09-2017 Technology News Hits:85

Dundee’s GA Sliding Head on track for growth after £300,000 investment

Dundee’s GA Sliding Head on track for  growth after £300,000 investment

A Dundee-based manufacturing firm has targeted further growth after announcing a £300,000 investment to enhance its existing machining capability. GA Sliding Head, part of Pryme Group,...

18-09-2017 Metals / Mining Hits:75

Schlumberger Announces DELFI Cognitive E&P Environment

Schlumberger Announces DELFI Cognitive E&P Environment

Innovative collaboration environment combines domain expertise and advanced digital technologies to enable a new approach to planning and operating E&P assets Schlumberger has just unveiled the...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:89

One year on… life in ‘the new normal’ oil and gas industry

One year on… life in ‘the new normal’ oil and gas industry

FG Associates reflects on challenging the status quo during its first year in business An Aberdeen-based business has called on those working in the oil and...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:89

Cammach Recruitment acquires Bryant Group

Cammach Recruitment acquires Bryant Group

Deal creates major player in Aberdeen recruitment sector An award-winning Aberdeen recruitment specialist has acquired a rival firm in a deal that is expected to create...

18-09-2017 News Hits:64

Ashtead appoints regional director to drive growth

Ashtead appoints regional director to drive growth

Global subsea equipment specialists, Ashtead Technology has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Brett Lestrange as UK regional director. Bringing more than 25 years’...

18-09-2017 Oil & Gas Hits:76

Chemicals

BASF to acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business

BASF and Solvay have signed an agreement related to the sale of Solvay’s integrated polyamide business to BASF. The purchase price on a cash and debt-...

AkzoNobel announces Maarten de Vries as Chief Financial Officer

AkzoNobel has just announced Maarten de Vries as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), starting January 1, 2018. Maarten has more than 25 years of experienc...

Ashland resumes manufacturing operations in Texas City and Marl, Germany

Texas plant back to full production after Hurricane Harvey, while German facility resumes normal operations following fire last month Ashland (NYSE:...

Emerson builds strategic relationship to accelerate life sciences product pipelines

Agreement with Enterprise System Partners (ESP) expands project management support for Syncade MES projects to meet industry’s increased need for auto...

Food / Materials

A new dimension for the furniture industry: BASF a…

At the International Composites Congress in Stuttgart, BASF and Sonae Arauco were jointly honored with the AVK (German Federation of Reinforced Plasti...

Can smart technology combat the food crisis?

Smart tech is changing product management from farm to fork British scholar Thomas Robert Malthus once famously predicted that the world’s population...

African small-scale farmers carve a giant message …

African farmers from a remote village in northern Zambia have teamed up with the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to send a...

New website reinforces Goplasticpallets.com as the…

The shift from wood to plastic pallets has taken another leap forward with the launch of Goplasticpallets.com’s new website. Presenting the UK’s wide...

Oil / Gas

Burisma Group Puts Into Operation the Most Powerfu…

Burisma Group , an international energy group with assets in Ukraine, purchased a US drilling rig SK 3000 with load capacity of 680 tonnes. The 3000 H...

Matt Corbin joins Sparrows Group as director of Eu…

Sparrows Group has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Matt Corbin as its regional operations director for the UK and Europe to s...

Ashtead Technology puts spotlight on latest subsea…

Global subsea equipment specialist, Ashtead Technology, put the spotlight on the latest subsea technology on Sunday 17th Sept 2017 at its annual Techn...

Martek secures orders for up to 14 of worlds first…

Hyundai heavy industries have chosen Martek Marine Ltd, UK to their EVOLUTION emissions monitoring systems on the world’s first LNG fuelled Aframax ta...

Green Industry

Synthesis of energy, economics and ecology will en…

Decarbonization of energy, investments in clean and new energy sources, as well as the creation of a dynamic low-carbon economy is a new paradigm that...

Riverside launches new baler for space-restricted…

Riverside Waste Machinery has introduced a new machine into its range, designed specifically for size-constrained client sites. The RWM 300LH is so-c...

Theresa May in Ottawa - coal phase out

On Monday 18th September, 2017. London. In response to Prime Minister Theresa May's reaffirmation of her government's plan for the UK (and Canada) to ...

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renew…

New Zealand leads the world in zero emission renewable grid electricity now at 85%. With a nice balance between geothermal, hydroelectric, unusually...

Power / Water

Call Made to Recognise the Value of Human Capital …

The Energy & Utilities Skills Partnership has published a new White Paper, calling for the value of a resilient and sustainable UK workforce to be bet...

Go the extra mile for corporate social responsibil…

Corporate social responsibility used to mean writing a big cheque for charity once a year. However, the expectations of customers, employees and even ...

Koch Membrane Solutions announces offering of spir…

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RETURN OF FLUID SYSTEMS® PRODUCTS Koch Membrane Solutions announces offering of spiral nanofiltration and reverse osmosis products ...

Loadshackle Monitors Sewer Pump Station Cylinder R…

Dynamic Rigging Hire (DRH) supplied a 25t Wireless Loadshackle from Straightpoint and other rigging gear for removal of a large hydraulic cylinder at ...

Technology News

VisualVault’s New Community Licensing Enables Publ…

Community licensing eliminates the barriers of extending system use directly to external users. VisualVault, a Business Process Automation (BPA) / l...

Essity and Microsoft partner on Internet of Things

Essity, a leading global hygiene and health company, and Microsoft will partner to leverage the power of big data and cloud computing to further enhan...

Bearings for those who aren't bulking up

Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, is now offering a small batch relubrication service. Those looking to buy or relubricate just...

Five steps to zero downtime: Downtime is money

Few things can damage the financial stability of a manufacturing facility more than unexpected downtime. Unplanned downtime may be beyond the control ...

Metals & Mining

Gold Standard for Mixers in Nevada

In Northeastern Nevada, the largest gold-mining region in the U S, the City of Elko’s wastewater treatment facility has completed its latest invest in...

Silent turning, digitally connected

Silent Tools™ + connectivity strengthens offer for Industry 4.0With an advanced solution that enables manufacturing companies to take steps towards di...

Innovative graphical software brings ‘Shop Floor P…

Innovative new software from NUM enables CNC machine tool builders and retrofitters to provide their customers with exceptionally easy-to-use machine ...

The days of the traditional machine tool are not n…

Additive technologies as the icing on the cake at the EMO Hannover 2017 The whole world is talking about 3D printing, additive manufacturing and gene...