Plant & Works Engineering
Year of Engineering launch includes an emphasis on Digital and Robotics

The Government’s ‘Year of Engineering’ Campaign has recently been launched  and includes a number of activities which recognise the role of digital and robotics as a crucial part of the portfolio of skills for engineering.

AEMT Awards 2017 winners announced

BSRIA to celebrate 2018 Year of Engineering

UK’s most comprehensive 4IR survey to be launched in January

Smart sensing transformation

PWE looks at how the arrival of smart sensing technology is set to transform the maintenance of low voltage (LV) motors.

Making the move to CMMS

Turbine Surface Technologies (TST), started its managed maintenance improvement project by using a paper-based maintenance system. PWE reports.

Manufacturing diversity on show

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics returns to Farnborough from February 6-8th 2018 for its 20th anniversary event. PWE reports.

New electric multi-directional counterbalance unveiled

Combilift has unveiled a new all-wheel drive, electric, multi-directional counterbalance forklift truck, with a lift capacity of 4000 kg. The Combi-CBE 4t forklift was launched by managing director Martin McVicar at the recent GIS show at the Piacenza Expo centre in Italy.

Putting safety first

Steve Matthews, QSHE manager UK & Ireland, Atlas Copco, looks at the potential hazards involved in compressed air use and asks how aware is industrial management of the preventative measures that can be taken, the scope of current pressure regulations and the legal obligations of compliance.