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MTC simulation capability recognised

The Manufacturing Technology Centre‘s advanced capabilities in simulation have been recognised by one of the world’s leading suppliers of physics modelling software. COMSOL has appointed the MTC as a COMSOL Certified Consultant, recognising its expertise and its close collaboration with the major suppliers in the simulation industry. Established in Sweden …

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MTC offers guidance on robotics and automation decisions

Robotics and automation experts at the Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre are to hold a free event aimed at helping business leaders make the right decisions when it comes to automating their factories. The Open Lab robotics and automation networking forum at the MTC on Wednesday, September 18 is aimed at …

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MTC installs state-of-the-art electronics 3D printing equipment

The Manufacturing Technology Centre – home of the National Centre for Additive Manufacturing – has become the first research and development centre in the UK to install precision equipment to allow 3D printing of small and complex electronic components. The Coventry-based MTC has taken delivery of a Nano Dimension DragonFly …

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MTC apprentice makes top 50 women engineers list

A second year apprentice training with the Coventry-based Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre has been named as one of the top 50 women in engineering in the UK. Melissa Chigubu, who only came to the UK from her native Zimbabwe seven years ago, has been given the accolade by the Women’s …

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MTC signs strategic partnership with Irish Manufacturing Research

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has signed a strategic partnership with Irish Manufacturing Research (IMR). The Anglo-Irish link-up aims to increase research, technology and skills transfers between the UK and Ireland. The partnership aims to strengthen the ties between the two research centres and promote mutual understanding between engineering and …

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MTC appointed lead auditor for UK robotics

The Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre has been appointed a lead auditor by the British Automation and Robot Association – the trade body which aims to promote the use of robotics in British Industry. The MTC will have lead responsibility for auditing UK robot integrators seeking certification from BARA, and engineers …

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MTC apprentice to compete on world stage

An apprentice trained at the Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre in Coventry is to represent the UK at the international Skills Olympics competition in Russia. Jack McCarthy, who was one of the first cohort of apprentices to be trained at the AMTC – part of the Manufacturing Technology Centre – will …

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UK can lead the world in global space sector

The UK has the potential to become a world-class sustainable space industry leader if Government and business work together to grasp the opportunities presented by the growth in the global and UK space sectors, according to industry leaders. Speaking at a high-powered two-day space conference at the Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology …

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Manufacturing Technology Centre looks to recruit engineers of the future

The pioneering Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry is inviting the engineers of the future to look at apprenticeship opportunities available in its Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre, as it looks to recruit nearly 100 new apprentices this year. The AMTC, on the MTC campus at Ansty Park, is making a significant …

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MTC apprentices ready to boost manufacturers

The Coventry-based Manufacturing Technology Centre is looking for partner employers to take advantage of the centre’s highly-acclaimed apprentice training scheme by employing a work-ready apprentice. The MTC is offering manufacturers the chance to recruit young engineers and technicians who have already completed advanced elements of the MTC’s apprenticeship programme and …

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