£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

The Flying Taxi That Might Be Upon Us Soon

The aerospace industry is ever-evolving, with increasingly better technologies being developed all the time, so much so that they are becoming closer to what we have been seeing in sci-fi movies for a long time. We now seem to be … Read more

5 Future Transportation Concepts Changing the World

The transportation industry is ever-changing, meeting new challenges and driven by advancing technologies. Over the years, there have been vast improvements in materials and methods used within the rail and aerospace sectors, with even more innovations to come.

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

UK Manufacturing Surpasses Expectations with August Growth

The UK’s manufacturing industry was expected to grow a little by August of this year. However, these expectations were beaten when this past month saw figures rise higher than the ones forecast by experts. The IHS Markit’s UK manufacturing purchasing … Read more

The Importance of Connectivity in the Aerospace Industry

One of our manufacturing predictions for 2017 included the Internet of Things (IoT) and how it can aid the automation of the manufacturing processes, from supply chain to final product. Automation and connectivity on the factory floor or warehouse are … 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