Shropshire engineers invest £500,000 into bringing the iDry to life

Shropshire engineers invest £500,000 into bringing the iDry to life

A team of Shropshire engineering specialists is targeting £1 million of sales after delivering new body drying technology that removes the need for towels and is kinder to the environment. Apres Innovations has invested more than £500,000 into creating production and assembly lines for the iDry, which fits on to a wall and uses a patented design to push air through vents to dry your body in as...

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Staffordshire engineering firm claims back £24,000 for innovation

Staffordshire engineering firm claims back £24,000 for innovation

Staffordshire-based engineering firm Boothby Engineering – with the help of tax specialists Access2Funding – has successfully claimed back just under £24,000 in research and development tax credits across two claims. With origins dating back to 1985, the highly experienced UK-wide team provides a comprehensive service to clients across a wide range of sectors, predominantly within the aerospace...

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C-ALPS technology chosen to play critical role in €7m hydrogen-powered mass passenger coach project

C-ALPS technology chosen to play critical role in €7m hydrogen-powered mass passenger coach project

Coventry University’s reputation as a world leader in clean mobility has received a major boost today, after it was selected to play a significant role in a €7 million project that will help develop hydrogen-powered mass passenger coaches. The Centre for Advance Low Carbon Propulsion Systems (C-ALPS) is one of the CoacHyfied partners, a 14-strong consortium led by higher education and...

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Midlands firm wins contract to recruit for £33m maritime transport project

Midlands firm wins contract to recruit for £33m maritime transport project

Midlands recruitment company Consilium Recruit has secured a deal to work on a project that aims to decarbonise maritime transport. The specialist jobs firm has been chosen by Belfast-based Artemis Technologies, which has been awarded £33 million from the Strength in Places Fund to lead on the development of new zero emissions hydrofoil ferries and future maritime transport systems. Artemis...

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Deritend Group secures £multi-million framework agreements with Severn Trent Water

Deritend Group secures £multi-million framework agreements with Severn Trent Water

One of the UK’s leading engineering solutions providers has enjoyed a great start to 2021 with two major ‘framework’ wins for Severn Trent Water and Hafren Dyfrdwy Cyfyngedig. Deritend Group has been awarded the Fabrication and Mechanical frameworks that means it can provide essential maintenance, repair and replacement services to all clean and waste sites across Cheshire, Derbyshire,...

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