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MTA Comment on the latest GDP figures

James Selka CEO Manufacturing Technologies Association comments on the release of the latest GDP figures.

"Today's Manufacturing GDP figures shouldn't be taken as a sign that the whole of the sector is languishing in the doldrums. Much of the high value advanced manufacturing that is being driven by the latest technology - sectors like aerospace and automotive - continues to thrive and invest. We see a healthy demand for new technologies and an acceleration in manufacturing innovation." 

MACH Visitor Numbers up 10% on 2014

The Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) are pleased to announce that visitor numbers for MACH 2016 were well up on the previous edition of the show.

Excitement Ramps Up For MACH 2018

As MACH 2016 entered its final stages, many exhibitors, having had a great exhibition this year, were already beginning to plan for MACH 2018. Last week saw the launch of the next edition of the UK’s premier manufacturing technology exhibition and for the first time ever exhibitors were able to book their stands for the next show two years in advance, at MACH 2016. The exhibition will be the first to be held in the NEC’s newer ‘atrium’ Halls. 

Members News

MTA support National Manufacturing Debate and National Apprenticeship Competition 2016

This week (On 24th and 25th May) the MTA supported the National Apprenticeship Competition (NAC) and 2016 National Manufacturing Debate (NMD) at Cranfield University.

2D CNC Adds OKK's VC-X350 5-Axis VMC to Its UK Portfolio

The OKK VC-X350a vertical machining centre has been developed for machining high alloy type materials and is ideal for complex mould and die type applications and where precision turning can be com


A fully automatic Imet Sirio 370 AF-NC circular cold saw from Addison Saws is enabling Micron Stainless Steel Hygienics Ltd. of Swadlincote, Derbyshire, to accelerate production of its stainless steel pipe reducers.

600 UK to exhibit Colchester, Harrison, Pratt Burnerd and Clausing at Manufacturing North East 2016

600 UK will further demonstrate their ‘one stop shop’ capability at the Manufacturing and Engineering North East exhibition at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle from 6-7 July.

Bruderer UK signs £500,000 Harwin deal at MACH 2016

A new £500,000 deal to supply a second high-speed precision stamping press to Harwin was the highlight of Bruderer UK’s appearance at MACH 2016.