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£250 PPE prize for Safe Workplace Manufacturing Champion

Arco is offering a £250 voucher to spend on PPE to the winner of the Safe Workplace Champion Award at WM's Manufacturing Champions Awards.

The prize will be redeemable at Arco's website or one of the PPE supplier's trade counters on workwear, hi-vis garments and safety shoes. The Safe Workplace Champion Award, sponsored by Arco, is open to ...
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Health check

Everyone involved with notified hazardous areas should be well aware of the legislation and ACOPs, and the seriousness of their duties. But part of that includes more audit than some may realise, says Brian Tinham

Leading statement

Maintenance safety is being sacrificed as site leaders stake all on satisfying production quotas, the WM Factory Health and Maintenance Conference heard. Max Gosney and Ian Vallely reveal the uncomfortable truth behind manufacturing's ...

Saving through energy efficiency

As UK manufacturers gear up for the winter period, Ian Preston, head of direct and technical sales at npower, explains how manufacturers can save money by investing in careful energy management to boost efficiency.

Dealing with disengagement

In the recent People & Productivity 2014 research, conducted by Works Management and Festo Training & Consulting, there was indeed some good news. Just under half (47%) of those surveyed believe that employee engagement has improved since ...

Shop talk

Mark Bown, senior advisor – operations excellence office, corporate manufacturing at Cummins, meets a man in a hot air balloon

Shop talk

Mike Price of The Manufacturing Institute (TMI) on recognising life's priorities

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Atlas Copco’s VSD compressors celebrate two decades

As Atlas Copco Compressors is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its air compressor variable speed drive (VSD) technology, it calculates that UK industry has saved around 240 million kWh of electricity by using Atlas Copco VSD compressors.

Mitsubishi Electric GOT2000 HMIs provide multi-touch function and gesture control

Improved user-friendliness, expanded functionality, high cost-efficiency and optimum integration into Mitsubishi Electric's Automation portfolio are key features of the GOT2000 HMI series just launched by Mitsubishi Electric in the UK.

Mitsubishi Electric FR-A800 drives offer high performance

The FR-A800 series of drives from Mitsubishi Electric has been specially designed for use in high end applications where maximum output and performance, increased efficiency and reliability are demanded.