MTA Blog

Graham Dewhurst retires

The Director General of the Manufacturing Technologies Association, Graham Dewhurst, has announced his decision to retire, effective from the summer of 2014.

Sandvik Coromant announces sponsorship of Education and Training Zone at MACH 2014

Cutting tool and tooling systems specialist Sandvik Coromant has re-inforced its commitment to student engineers by announcing that it will be the principal sponsor of the MACH 2014 Exhibition’s Ed

MTA's AGM looks to the Future

This year’s MTA Annual General Meeting was held at the Gaydon Heritage Motor Centre, Warwickshire on 4th December.

EU should "continue to work towards trade deals."

Group Rhodes CEO and President of the MTA Mark Ridgway OBE believes we "sometimes forget...that the benefits that accrue from EU membership are not all related to how we view our own relationship w

Meet the Mittlestand

The mainstay of Germany’s economy, the Mittelstand is the biggest group of privately owned, manufacturing and technology focused companies in the world.

Sir David McMurtry receives Award for a Decade of Excellence in Business

Sir David McMurtry, Chairman and Chief Executive of Renishaw plc a MTA member company, has received The Daily Telegraph Award for a Decade of Excellence in Business at the 2013 National Business Aw

Forecast Seminar overview

The MTA’s Annual Forecast Seminar was held at the European Headquarters of Yamazaki Mazak in Worcester on 22 October.