3DPRINTUK completes its £1m expansion plan and becomes the first bureau in the UK to launch HP MJF 5210

Further investment at London-based 3DPRINTUK sees the UK’s leading 3D print service provider expand capabilities and capacity for the production of polymer parts. (25th September 2020. London, UK) 3DPRINTUK, an experienced service provider of polymer powder bed fusion (PBF) 3D printing processes for manufacturing applications, is delighted to announce the acquisition and installation of the […]

New Covid-19 support measures will save thousands of jobs in the metalforming sector

Thousands of jobs in the metalforming sector will be saved thanks to the latest measures of Coronavirus support announced by the Chancellor yesterday according to the trade body for the sector.The Confederation of British Metalforming (CBM), who represent over 200 companies involved in the manufacture of fasteners, forgings, pressings, cold-rolled and sheet metal products, has […]

Digital Skills project launched to protect thousands of West Midlands manufacturing jobs at risk from Covid-19

A major new scheme to help people and manufacturers embrace the digital revolution has been launched in the West Midlands with the aim of protecting thousands of ‘at risk’ jobs from the impact of Covid-19. The new Foundation Certificate in Digital Skills, which is being funded by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA), will give […]

GB Precision invests in 3D Printing for in-house and customer tasks

Precision engineering sub-contractor, GB Precision, has invested in a Stratasys F370 3D printer to tackle a range of tasks, from in-house “specials” to fixturing for machining and measuring customer components. The company, which specialises in low-volume, high value, high accuracy work for sectors such as aerospace and autosport has been considering such an investment for […]