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Until the exit polls were revealed on election night, it is doubtful that many envisaged the political situation the UK now finds itself in. With Theresa May's hopes of achieving a healthy parliamentary majority to secure her vision for Brexit seemingly rejected by much of the electorate, there is even more of a question mark hanging over the type of deal achievable.

For its part, EEF, the manufacturers' organisation, is calling on the Government to alter its strategy to pursue a more pro-business stance which puts the economy, investment and jobs at the forefront of its negotiating position. Read more, right.

Charlotte Stonestreet
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Industry calls for Brexit Strategy re-think

Britain's manufacturers are calling on the new Government to re-think its Brexit strategy and put access to the single market and a form of customs union, along with a suitable transition period, firmly back on the table at the heart of its negotiating strategy.

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Maier to headline Digitalising Manufacturing Conference

Siemens CEO, Juergen Maier will be the headline speaker at this year's enhanced Digitalising Manufacturing Conference at the Manufacturing Technology Centre.

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LG Motion to represent Steinmeyer Mechatronics in the UK

Basingstoke-based motion control experts, LG Motion, will be representing leading German manufacturer of positioning technology products, Steinmeyer Mechatronics, in the UK.

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Elmo Motion Control opens dedicated UK sales and support centre

Elmo Motion Control has expanded its UK operations with the opening of a dedicated sales and service centre in Burntwood Business Park, West Midlands.

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Toyota completes acquisition of Vanderlande

Toyota Industries Corporation's acquisition of Vanderlande - the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as being a leading supplier for warehouses - has been completed.

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FANUC UK opens new facility

Global manufacturer of automation and industrial robotic solutions, Fanuc UK, has officially opened its state-of-the-art headquarters at Ansty Park, Coventry.

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Whitepapers on electrical inverter testing

Gain an insight into the inner life of your inverter and electric drive train with the advanced power analyser from HBM. Unlike other performance measuring instruments, HBM eDrive Testing offers you not only measurement data, but also in-depth analysis. Available in seconds, not in days and also available for 6-phase machines.

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Turn on to Phoenix Contact switching offers!

There is a wide variety of different switching products on the market that all the do the same thing. Phoenix Contact has developed its products from the user's point of view to make them smaller, easier to use and wire and more flexible than similar products.

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Minimise lost production for your plant with Quantum's expanding hire fleet of drives and motors

Quantum Controls have recently taken delivery of further 800kW and 1.2Mw ABB panels as part of a continued growth strategy throughout 2017, with their hire fleet now made up of: 5.5kW 5Mw ABB Drives; Voltage supply at 450V, 690V and 3.3Kva; IP21, IP54 and IP66 enclosure ratings.

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Robust GigE uEye FA industrial camera series now available from IDS

The first industrial cameras from the new GigE uEye FA series from IDS are now available the UI-5260FA and UI-5280FA models. The cameras are equipped with the 2.3 MP IMX249 CMOS sensor and 5 MP IMX264 CMOS sensor from Sony.

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CVS Hyperinspect a complete system for industrial hyperspectral imaging

CVS Hyperinspect from STEMMER IMAGING is a complete, modular system that makes the powerful capabilities of hyperspectral imaging available to machine vision users. CVS Hyperinspect can analyse the chemical properties of an organic material in real time to reveal information that traditional imaging methods cannot show.

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Multipix identify the best machine vision lensing & lighting

Multipix launch the new 1-inch CMount lens series from Basler. Designed to fit onto Basler ace cameras with 5 MP PYTHON sensors from ON Semiconductor and 4 MP CMOSIS sensors. This new combination provides you with the best price/performance ratio for a powerful 1-inch sensor.

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