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With the changing landscape in manufacturing and a focus on the journey towards Industry 4.0, this hub showcases key topics such as Virtual Reality and Advanced Manufacturing through to the Implementation of Automation. Exploring the key technologies to hit Manufacturing in the next ten years, there will be a drive towards innovation and the resurgence of Industry within the UK.

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Move forwards in your manufacturing engineering career

Move forwards in your manufacturing engineering career

An overview of what the IET offers for individuals across the manufacturing spectrum
Digital manufacturing week 2018

IET on show at UK manufacturing expo

A two-day exhibition and conference taking place at Liverpool’s Exhibition Centre in November provided the perfect opportunity for the IET to present its offering to members, industry practitioners and manufacturing businesses.

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Productivity unpacked at NAAME UEA event

Businesses attending the recent conference ‘The Productivity Journey’ at the University of East Anglia in Norwich came away with hints, tips and valuable insights on how to improve their manufacturing premises, processes and procedures.
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Exploit benefits of immersive tech or risk falling behind, says HVMC

Immersive technologies – predicted to be a $160 billion market in the next three years -– are fast becoming essential tools for advanced manufacturing, according to a new report launched by the UK’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) at the 2018 Farnborough Air Show.




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Business, Innovation and Skills consultation on the role of UKTI and exports

The Manufacturing Policy Panel invite comments from members to set queries about this consultation.

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A Guide: Unlocking the potential of business and manufacturing

The IET Manufacturing Policy Panel highlight key factors that make UK manufacturing successful.


Factories of the future TechBite

Key insights taken from speakers at the IET Control and Automation Network’s Factories of the Future seminar

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Electrical Maintenance

Manage your electrical equipment effectively with this guide from the electrical experts at the IET.

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