Archive for May 2017

90% of UK Manufacturers Call on Government for Changes

A recent survey has found that the majority of UK manufacturers are urging the government to make some significant changes to the way young people are being encouraged into a career in engineering. The poll was carried out by Subcon, the UK’s premier manufacturing supply chain show, and leading industry magazine, The Engineer, in the…

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STEM in Schools Initiative

An initiative has been launched to encourage STEM engagement in schools. One of the UK’s leading engineering magazines, The Engineer, is searching for effective and inspiring examples of engagement with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects in schools. The challenge is on for organisations to get involved to help encourage youngsters to become more…

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Renown Wins Blyth Wind Farm Project Contract.

Renown Engineering is delighted to be working alongside fellow North East companies on a multi-million-pound offshore wind farm. Renown won the order from leading civil engineering contractor, BAM Nuttall, to manufacture watertight hatches for EDF Energy Renewables’ Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Wind Farm Project. The hatches are manufactured from steel and have a unique design that…

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Engineering Industry Roundup: April 2017

  Renown Engineering is bringing you the biggest stories and latest news in the engineering, fabrication, and manufacturing industry in a bitesize industry roundup. This month we are looking at the continuing optimism in the UK manufacturing industry, improvements in the defence sector, and the North East’s focus on R&D. Optimism in UK Manufacturing Continues…

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