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News
16/10/2019

AEMT announces 2019 Awards Finalists

Following a judging panel session held at Loughborough University earlier this month, the 2019 Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades (AEMT) Awards Finalists have now been determined.

From all the entries and nominations received, and using a points scoring process, the judges have shortlisted 25 Finalists across the six applicable award ...
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14/10/2019 Electric digger order JCB has secured its biggest fleet deal to date for its brand new electric ... » Read More


11/10/2019 AMF officially opened A £16 million Advanced Multiphase Facility (AMF) that will aim to help ... » Read More


09/10/2019 A-Plant opens Manchester hub Plant, tool and equipment hire company A-Plant has opened its biggest ... » Read More
08/10/2019 Energy savings for Butcher’s EcolightingUK has recently installed new LED lighting at the Butcher’s Pet ... » Read More


07/10/2019 New hub for Xylem Water solutions provider Xylem has set up a large rental hub in Europe ... » Read More


04/10/2019 Schaeffler CTO retires The Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG has bid farewell to chief ... » Read More
Features
07/10/2019

Going to great lengths

The Historic Dockyard Chatham, situated on the River Medway in Kent, has been handed funding for conservation and repair works to machinery within its working Victorian Ropery. OE’s deputy editor made his way along the ropewalk to find out how the rope making process works, what maintenance issues have occured, and how the funding will be used

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07/10/2019 Comment: Welcome Welcome to Operations Engineer (OE) magazine issue #12. A strange introduction perhaps, but this is a number that I have been counting towards all year. Why? Because OE has now completed a whole one-year cycle since it was relaunched ... » Read More


07/10/2019 Military to civil The 2018 Engineering UK report stated a shortfall of between 83,000 and 110,000 engineers across all engineering disciplines in the UK. Are technically trained service leavers part of the solution? » Read More


07/10/2019 Maintec 2019 – it’s show time When? 30-31 October 2019 | Where? National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, UK, B40 1NT » Read More
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Schaeffler CTO retires
The Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG has bid farewell to ...
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A-Plant opens Manchester hub
Plant, tool and equipment hire company A-Plant has opened ...
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New hub for Xylem
Water solutions provider Xylem has set up a large rental ...
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Maintec 2019 – it’s show time
When? 30-31 October 2019 | Where? National Exhibition ...
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Military to civil
The 2018 Engineering UK report stated a shortfall of ...
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Going to great lengths
The Historic Dockyard Chatham, situated on the River Medway ...