Maintec, the UK’s only exhibition dedicated to maintenance, plant and asset management, has announced that IMechE Head of Engineering, Jenifer Baxter, and GSK Maintenance Strategy Manager, Paul Adams, will deliver keynote sessions at this year’s event, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham on 6th and 7th November.
Motortronics, specialisist in the manufacturing of solid state AC motor controls and motor protection products, has announced the acquisition of Fairford Electronics for an undisclosed sum. Providing a range of complementary low voltage IEC soft starters, the Ivybridge, UK based business supports Motortronics’ growth plans and accelerates entry into new markets.
RS Components (RS) has taken its 35-tonne innovation truck, Titan II, to King’s Cross in London in support of the government’s Year of Engineering (YoE) campaign. Over 500 students, as well as local businesses, engaged in fascinating activities in and around the truck, helping to celebrate the world of engineering and inspire young people to enter the profession.