The business success that is reported by process line specialists, Jacquet Weston Engineering Ltd. (JWE), is now being reflected in major developments to its management structure. The company, which has seen a 250% turnover increase since 2011 and has consistently exceeded its sales targets for a number of years, is announcing four key appointments. It demonstrates its willingness to optimise its service both by bringing in new personnel and developing the skills of its current staff.
The BCF was surprised at the Brexit result (along with many others in the UK) as the polls were predicting a win for the Remain camp in the days leading up to the referendum. We will work closely with the UK Government to help ensure a stable base so that the UK coatings industry can continue to trade openly and fairly with Europe, which is our most important trading partner.
"Acquisition will significantly enhance BASF Coatings’ position as a complete solutions provider to global customers,” says BASF
Demand in the manufacturing sector was stable and output continued to expand at a solid pace, according to the latest monthly CBI Industrial Trends Survey.
Following the outcome of the EU referendum to leave the EU, the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is calling for an urgent discussion to mitigate the impacts on the engineering sector – which is vital to the UK’s economy.
Research by Cranfield University has suggested that the manufacturing sector's contribution to the UK economy is greater than previously thought.
One of the many benefits of membership of the SEA is our involvement in CETS, the European Committee for Surface Engineering.
Columnist Simon Field, a technical specialist at science-based technology company 3M, is helping workers get ready for summer by shedding light on how to best protect eyes from damaging rays, both indoors and out.