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Sci-Tron wins first prize in the RSC Emerging Technologies Competition

University of Manchester spin-out, Sci-Tron Ltd, fought off stiff competition to win first prize in the Materials category at the Royal Society of Chemistry’s annual Emerging Technologies Competition.

40 shortlisted entrants, which included another University spin-out Opticin Ltd, pitched their ideas to a panel of expert judges at Chemistry Means Business in London on June 15th, a two-day event for the chemistry-using industry by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The winners were announced at an award ceremony hosted by TV personality Hugh Dennis as part of the same event.

Granada Material Handling is a winner in the RoSPA Awards 2016

Granada Material Handling have been successful in the 60th year of the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016, in recognition of their work with Airbus.

Granada have achieved the Gold achievement award in this prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). They will be presented with the award during a ceremony at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole hotel, at the RoSPA Diamond Anniversary celebration this July.

Brevini planetary gearboxes in major ferry refurbishment project for Transport for London

Brevini UK, specialists in power transmission engineering, were delighted to be chosen by AMCO Engineering to provide technical expertise and to supply the complete drive packages for a major Transport for London (TfL) project, part of the refurbishment and upgrade of the linkspans (loading bridges) at the Woolwich Ferry in London.

ECM selected as a representative to raise standards in agriculture alongside the Prime Minister

ECM has been selected to represent agriculture alongside David Cameron in The Parliamentary Review. The publication, which has several versions based on key policy areas, has the involvement of the Prime Minister, leading Cabinet ministers including George Osborne and Matthew Hancock, and other outstanding executives who have been selected to showcase best practice as a learning tool to their peers.

HTP goes deep

HTP has just launched a new website for Euler Acoustic Solutions, whose innovative, award-winning technologies are revolutionising sub-sea pipeline inspection.