MTA - Manufacturing Technologies Association

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TDI Challenge final 2016

For over a decade the Manufacturing Technologies Association’s (MTA) annual Technology, Design and Innovation (TDI) Challenge, has been shining a light on young designers and engineers. The nationwide competition for schools aims to encourage teenagers to recognise the opportunities of a career in engineering and further develop their practical knowledge of modern manufacturing. 

MTA Statement on Referendum Result

Speaking on Friday morning after the Referendum result came through, Manufacturing Technologies Association CEO James Selka said:
“Like the rest of country MTA members will have been engrossed in the referendum over the last few weeks. The MTA took a position, based on the views of our members, of supporting the UK’s remaining within the EU. But now that the decision has been reached, we have to work hard to protect the future of the UK’s manufacturing technologies sector.

MTA Board Member Awarded an OBE

Dr Tony Bannan, Chief Executive Officer of Precision Technologies Group (PTG), has been appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2016.

The OBE has been given in recognition of Dr Bannan’s services to the UK economy, international trade and inward investment.

Members News

Enquiries roll in for new 600 UK products at Manufacturing North East 2016

Exhibiting for the first time at the Manufacturing & Engineering North East (MENE 2016) exhibition, 600 UK were encouraged by the number of customers willing to do business at the show.

Celebrating 40 years in component surface finishing

Sharmic Engineering is proud to be celebrating 40 years in the supply of vibratory finishing machines, consumables and consultancy in the component surface finishing industry.

Celebrating 40 years in component surface finishing

Sharmic Engineering is proud to be celebrating 40 years in the supply of vibratory finishing machines, consumables and consultancy in the component surface finishing industry.

Expert calls on Filtermist’s oil mist removal expertise

Expert Tooling and Automation Ltd successfully turned to Filtermist to help it remove oil mist from the air in its machine shop - enabling production to continue before air quality became an issue.