How & Why is 3D Printing Changing the Manufacturing Industry?

3D printing is not only becoming increasingly popular in many manufacturing businesses but is also becoming the standard for some sectors. This additive manufacturing technology drives production by a digital blueprint and builds layer upon layer of material until the … Read more

Why The Year of Engineering is Essential

2018 is the Year of Engineering. The reason why the UK government launched the initiative this year is that they want to inspire the next generation of engineers and overcome the shortfall of 20,000 engineering graduates a year.

A £4.8 million Boost to the UK Space Industry

The UK’s aerospace industry has been hailed time and time again for being the largest in Europe and for being such a fast-growing sector, with a growth of 39% in five years and an annual turnover of £32 billion (according … Read more

Exploring How Brexit Could Impact UK Aerospace

In recent months one word has dominated the UK press – Brexit. Whether you voted in or out, the figures are in, and as of 29th March 2017, the two-year process of splitting from the European Union was initiated. But … Read more

Brexit Aviation Deal: Government Focus to Avoid Trade Hit

The government has been urged to begin focusing their efforts on the aviation and aerospace industry within its many talks and discussions of Brexit. Avoiding a hit to the trade and its investment into the industry is of vital importance. … Read more

Four Challenges That Are Affecting the Aerospace Industry

There are challenges in every industry sector, but with the aerospace industry having a larger international footprint than any other sector, it is understandable that it is facing a multifaceted and complex future. From some points of view, the skies … Read more

£35m Aerospace Research Centre Opens

Located near Milton Keynes, Cranfield University is an institution that offers postgraduate courses in technology and management. The campus has recently become home to the Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) which was officially opened last week. The £35m facility is … Read more

China’s Clean Up and the Effects on Industry

As the country with the largest population in the world, China has long struggled with the environmental and economic impact that this has. With a population of roughly 1.38 billion, the country has a huge impact on the environment. Until … Read more

China Will Re-launch World’s Fastest Train This Year

China will relaunch the world’s fastest bullet train after the 21st of September of this year, when seven high-speed trains will be allowed to reach higher speeds once again. Following the two-train collision near Wenzhou that killed 40 and injured … Read more

Business Climate Indicator Increases

The European Commission regularly gives us an idea of the business climate in different sectors. The business climate indicator (BCI) is put together from the results of regular surveys. The BCI for June 2017 has been released and we can … Read more