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Renishaw announces investment of over £50 million for UK manufacturing site

Global engineering company, Renishaw, is to invest over £50 million at its Miskin site in South Wales to increase manufacturing capacity and to help meet its Net Zero emissions targets. This will see 400,000 sq ft (37,000 sq metres) of additional low carbon buildings created at the 193-acre site to …

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Encouraging the next generation of female engineers

According to the Higher Education Statistics Agency, 35 per cent of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) students in higher education in the UK are women. Taking place annually on 23 June, International Women in Engineering Day is an awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and …

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Renishaw supports WorldSkills at MACH 2022

To help encourage students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), global engineering company, Renishaw, sponsored both the WorldSkills competition and the Education and Development zone at MACH 2022, the UK’s national exhibition for the manufacturing and engineering industry. The event took place at the NEC, Birmingham, …

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The role of technology in the medical industry – a question and answer session with Renishaw’s Dr Suk Kinch

Dr Suk Kinch, Principal Design and Development Engineer at UK-based global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, has been working with its neurological products and technologies for the last eleven years. Following her selection as one of the Top 50 Women in Engineering in 2021, she spoke about her experiences in the …

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Renishaw encourages engineering at local special educational needs schools

Gloucestershire based global engineering company, Renishaw, has joined nine local special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) schools across Gloucestershire in helping to teach students about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Renishaw provided each school with two discovery boxes one to introduce them to Renishaw and Engineering and the other …

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Renishaw’s optical encoders selected for ‘unique’ linear motor

Constant velocity control is essential for many advanced industrial processes, but traditional motor designs give rise to cogging forces which generate ripples in the motor velocity. KOVERY has designed a series of advanced linear motors, with integrated Renishaw encoders, that solve this problem. Background Linear motors are widely used in …

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Renishaw’s Head of Sustainability named one of The Manufacturer’s Top 100 manufacturing role models

Ben Goodare, Head of Sustainability at Gloucestershire based global engineering technologies company Renishaw, has been selected as one of The Manufacturer’s Top 100 role models for the manufacturing industry. The list aims to showcase the most inspiring individuals in the UK’s manufacturing industry, illustrating the enthusiasm, commitment and important work …

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Renishaw opens applications for record breaking number of graduates and apprentices

Global engineering technologies company Renishaw is opening applications for a record 2022 intake of 96 graduates and 80 apprentices across its Gloucestershire and South Wales sites. It is also offering over 100 placement opportunities, a mix of industrial and summer placements. The Company recognises the value and diverse thinking that …

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Engineering leader supports industrial experience for university students

Global engineering company, Renishaw, is collaborating with Loughborough University to provide industry experience to students completing their undergraduate mechanical engineering degree module. As part of the module, students are given the opportunity to gain expertise and knowledge from current Renishaw graduates and senior management, developing their presentation, problem-solving and teamwork …

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Renishaw sponsors Greenpower electric car race

Global engineering company, Renishaw, has announced that it has renewed its longstanding sponsorship of Greenpower, an international charity that challenges young people aged nine to 25 to design, build and race electric cars. Renishaw first sponsored Greenpower’s UK Western Region Heat at the Castle Combe Circuit, Wiltshire in 2006 and …

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