East Midlands manufacturer awarded €1m R&D grant

Lincoln based Dynex Semiconductor, has been awarded grants totaling €1mi by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme to develop the next...

Sapphire shines bright in Ashby

Rivet manufacturer Sapphire Products is set to leave its Birmingham home and relocate to Ashby. Sapphire is to have a 7,000 sq ft unit built...

CBI: Manufacturing stablises – but exports struggle

Manufacturing orders stabilised slightly compared with last month, but exports are at their lowest for almost three years, according to the latest CBI monthly...

Derby missing out on benefits of East Midlands life sciences sector...

Nigel Theobald, founder and chief executive of Chellaston-based drug reformulation firm N4 Pharma, has claimed that Derby has a skill base suited to the...

Institution buys Nottingham-based training company Amber Train

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers has acquired training company Amber Train, in a move to help tackle the engineering skills shortage. Amber Train, which is...

Revolutionary crane operating idea wins industry award

An aerodynamic breakthrough in crane operation technology called Aero-Beam has been named as the Most Innovative product at LEEA LiftEx 2015. The aerodynamic lifting aid...

Industry warns of slow-lane if Spending Review cuts innovation and export...

Britain risks entering the industrial slow-lane if support for innovation and hi-tech research is slashed in the forthcoming Spending Review, manufacturers have warned. Publishing its...

Chester Medical adds form/fill/seal capability for medical devices

Chester Medical Solutions, one of the UK’s leading contract packers and carton and leaflet manufacturers for the pharmaceutical and medical sectors, has added to...

Derbyshire manufacturing site sold for £8m

The company, which specialises in producing precast piles for foundations, is moving its head office operation in Drakelow, South Derbyshire, to the 22.44 acre...

£6.1bn Emirates deal lands in Derby

Rolls-Royce has announced that the engines that are part of a record £6.1bn deal will be built in Derby. When the Derby-based manufacturing giant secured...

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