One of the great stories in business over the last 5 years is how the highly skilled German ‘Mittelstand’ manufacturing companies weathered the recession so well. And what about our [...]
Simple is Better! … KISS ( keep it simple stupid)! Yes favourite maxims in engineering, value analysis and manufacturing! This is National Grid’s new T pylon made of only 8 major [...]
Like Medicine, Engineering was a slog at Newcastle University. However much studying you did there were always uncompleted Tutorial sheets
I watched in awe at the Solar Impulse plane takeoff yesterday … almost as fragile looking as the Wright Brothers first flight at Kittyhawk, in 1903.
Lots of Offshoring has occurred in the last 20 years in UK manufacturing. We hear about it frequently.