Manufacturers' value of sales continued to grow in 2013, continuing the recovery in values of sales seen since 2009, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).The intermediate estimate of the value of UK manufacturers' product sales in 2013 was £354.5 billion, a 3.7% increase on the final 2012 estimate of £ 342.0 billion.
The ONS revealed ...
We're all aware of the importance of choosing higher-efficiency electric motors, pumps, fans, etc, to cut costs and emissions, but are we missing a trick? Brian Tinham reports
There are many ways to clean up performance of water and effluent treatment units in industrial plants. Steed Webzell takes a look at some of them
David Atkinson, head of UK manufacturing at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, explains how the bank ensures its people stay in touch with the issues occupying the time of manufacturers
Following a recent study of senior decision makers from large British businesses, Ian Preston, head of direct and technical sales at npower, explains their concerns as the electricity market reform gets underway
Terry Carmichael, lean and Six Sigma practitioner
Mark Bown, senior advisor – operations excellence office, corporate manufacturing at Cummins, meets a man in a hot air balloon
FLIR Systems, has launched what it describes as a powerful, affordable, compact imaging IR thermometer that lets you see invisible heat patterns, measure temperatures accurately, and conveniently store images and measurement data for reporting.
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.
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.
Weatherford - Managing Product Data That Will Live Forever
Plugging the gap
Online interactive guide to the mounting of rolling bearings
Rolling Bearing and Condition Monitoring Training
National College of Advanced Manufacturing announced
Vauxhall produces five millionth car in factory’s 50th ...
Cautious welcome for ISO 14001 revised standard draft ...
FLIR Systems launches low-cost IR thermometer
Strategy / Finance
Health & Safety
Best Factory Awards
About Works Management
Terms and Conditions
Contact Works Management
Copyright Findlay Media Ltd
(a Mark Allen Group company)