Small to medium sized (SME) manufacturers in the South West identify sales into home markets as the most important way of achieving growth over the next five years, according to the latest Barometer survey from the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS).
Kamm Design Limited has secured grant funding to enable the business to further expand its development activities into the competitive carbon fibre triathlon cycle frame market. Funding was sourced from the grant programme launched earlier this year by the Stoke-on-Trent & Staffordshire LEP, which is managed and operated by Blue Sky Corporate Finance.
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HS2 is about to meet with hundreds of firms and industry groups to get them geared up to bid for more than £10bn worth of contracts to build Britain’s new north-south high speed rail network, boosting jobs, skills and prosperity across the country.
ASDEC, the UK's first commercial robotized 3D scanning laser structural dynamics centre is now operational at the MIRA Technology Park in the heart of the Midlands.
Plans for more staffing could create tens of thousands of new jobs in the supply base