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University agrees International Engineering Exchange

The University of Sheffield has signed a memorandum of understanding with Nanjing University to contribute to a three-way exchange programme that also involves Ohio State University in the US. The three universities will hold summer programmes to support undergraduate engineering … Continue reading

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Recognition as a female exporter in engineering: Success begins with just one step – Anne Wilson MBE, Managing Director of Numill

Source: Womanthology Anne Wilson MBE is Managing Director of Numill, a Sheffield-based engineering company engaged in the repair and manufacturing of cutting tools, serving industries including high precision automotive, aerospace, oil and gas, rail and general engineering. The company is … Continue reading

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Devolution to help Sheffield finally punch its weight

Sheffield Council says it is proud to have agreed this deal with the Government. It says it is on Sheffield’s terms and the content has been driven by the needs of the local economy. It says the deal is not about Sheffield giving powers away to higher authorities, but about the city getting more control over powers currently the responsibility of central Government.
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It’s a green light for AMRC to build Factory 2050

The planning department of Sheffield Council has voted and plans are now approved for Factory 2050, a state of the art, £43m development that will ensure Sheffield city region continues to lead on the cutting edge of advanced manufacturing.
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Queen’s honours for four top firms

Three were honoured for international trade – Dismatec, Melett and Abbey Forged Products – and one for innovation – Roy Hatfield Ltd. This year a total of 162 awards have been handed out – 110 for international trade, 39 for innovation and 13 for sustainable development. Previously known as the Queen’s Awards to Industry, the first awards were given in 1966. Continue reading

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Export Week: Opportunities in the Nordics and Baltics

UK Trade & Investment are inviting businesses to meet British Embassy staff representing the Baltic States (Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia), and the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). The event will provide the opportunity to discuss how to grow export business to these developed markets. Continue reading

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UKTI – Opportunities in the Nordics and Baltics

As part of Export Week, UK Trade & Investment are inviting businesses to meet British Embassy staff representing the Baltic States (Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia), and the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). The event will provide businesses with the opportunity to discuss how to grow export business to these developed markets. Continue reading

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