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Automation

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On the concourse, beneath the ground and in the factory Video

16 Jun 2014 | By Jason Ford

High-fliers from the Red Arrows descend on Victoria Station tomorrow to celebrate 50 seasons of aerobatics, whilst Westminster hosts more debate about fracking 

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Robot speeds up welding with automatic temperature control

12 Jun 2014

A new temperature-sensing welding robot could improve the speed and consistency of welds between different metals, its creators claim.

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Stacking up: making hydrogen fuel-cell manufacturing viable

12 Jun 2014 | By Ellie Zolfagharifard

The world’s first automated robot for industrial alkaline fuel-cell assembly could trigger renewed interest in the technology.

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The connected world and beyond

4 Jun 2014 | By Jon Excell

The first day of The Engineer conference gave glimpses of the future of manufacturing, the importance of long-term investment and how we will continue to explore our neighbouring planets

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The next industrial revolution will be (self) organised

5 Feb 2014 | By Stephen Harris

Business leaders must work together if the UK is to follow Germany into a new era of smart factories

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