EU Automation

Predictive maintenance across the globe

Each team competing in the FIA Formula One World Championship travels around 160,000 kilometres a year between races. Transporting the cars and several tonnes...
Bosch

Market launch: new filling and closing machine AFG 5000 from Bosch

As part of an exclusive machine presentation in Crailsheim from September 18 through 29, 2017, Bosch Packaging Technology introduced the latest addition to its...
AMRC

A pioneering partnership: Management focused degree level apprenticeships with the AMRC

The University of Sheffield’s Management School (SUMS) and the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Training Centre has announced a pioneering new education route to...
Universal Robots

Injection moulding by collaborative robot arms

Rapid and accurate handling of injection moulds for prototyping and short-run manufacturing relieve injection-moulding machinery operators from physically demanding, repetitive work and eliminate the...
AMRC

Apprentice of the Year returns from USA trip of a lifetime

A female engineer from Chesterfield, named ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) Training Centre’s annual awards...
AMRC

Boeing begins construction on its first European production facility in Sheffield

Ceremonial ground-breaking event held at the site of Boeing Sheffield, which will be built alongside the University of Sheffield’s Factory 2050 at its...
Slaters Plastikard

Model railway kit manufacturer installs economical cleaning system

Effective removal of swarf from narrow, blind holesA low-cost, aqueous spray wash machine from Turbex is proving ideal for cleaning components manufactured by model...
AMRC

Access to world-class facilities at AMRC Factory 2050 made easier for SMEs with opening...

Ease of access to the world-class research and development facilities on offer at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s (AMRC) Factory 2050, is being made...
AMRC

Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre composites experts help luxury car maker to reduce weight

The Composite Centre at the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is installing a unique, high pressure press as part of a...
AMRC

Bespoke packaging SME collaborates with the AMRC to develop low-cost robotic manufacturing solution

An autonomous robotic solution for improving process time and health and safety during the manufacture of cardboard boxes has been developed by the Integrated...