Category Archives: Manufacturing

Engineering Design Issues

A mind map to reflect most of the issues we explored at our Steering Group meeting last Thursday.  A possible theme for this project could focus around media and technology which seems to underpin just about everything including the sustainability agenda.

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Manufacturing, built in obsolescence and apprenticeships

When stuff is made to last forever, you’ll need an army of highly trained people to keep them maintained and repaired which would solve sustainability, unemployment and  poverty. So writes Gordon Ferguson, a keen community activist who has been coming to … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Event Info, Powerpoints and Links

Book your place for  our final RAE Ingenious funded event where we’ll take a closer look at the mystery and magic of our manufacturing base from the many ways of punching two holes in a credit card to ways that XBox … Continue reading

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International Multi-Purpose Industrial Robots

Jim Heley’s talk on robotics  at our next event Yorkshire’s Manufacturing:  Our Future, Your Future … How can we transform our Region in to the UK Silicon Valley of Manufacturing? on Thursday 29th March will reveal startling stats about the global … Continue reading

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RAE Ingenious Crowd Wise event feedback

Our remaining two RAE Ingenious events on housing and manufacturing are both at DLA Piper on 14th and 29th March respectively.  Registration is from 1.30pm for a 1.4opm start and end at  4.30pm for participants. After each event we’ll have … Continue reading

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Crowd Wise sustainable engineering events: Housing/retrofitting & Manufacturing

Our Steering Group identified the sustainable engineering themes and issues affecting all of us.  The two remaining events in our RAE Ingenious funded sustainable engineering agenda will run in March 2012 to coincide with Science & Engineering Week and the … Continue reading

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