Keep up to date with the latest news in advanced manufacturing

Welcome to the AMF Expertise Exchange: Knowledge section of the website where you can stay up to date with the latest news from the AMF and our members. Here you will also find member collaboration stories, and practical advice and insights from industry experts.

November 19th 2020

Energy Central looks to the future with bid for offshore wind industry funding

The Energy Central partnership has submitted a bid for UK Government funding to support a package of

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November 12th 2020

MHA Tait Walker welcomes new partner to its Board

AMF member and leading accountancy and advisory firm, MHA Tait Walker has strengthened its Board by promoting Paul

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November 4th 2020

AMF Chairman Presents Members of Cell Pack Solutions for Support with Better Health at Work Scheme

AMF Chairman, Ian Fawdon has presented two employees at AMF member company, Cell Pack Solutions for helping

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October 16th 2020

Formula Plastics Increases Team due to Expansion into New Markets During the Covid-19 Pandemic

AMF member, Formula Plastics has announced its appointment of 10 new staff members following its expansion into

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October 15th 2020

North-East fabricator supports food and beverage processing sector overcome Coronavirus challenges

Gateshead-based AMF member, Tech Projects has strengthened its presence in the food and drink processing industry after using specialist

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October 15th 2020

New visual showcase highlights business park’s strengths to investors

The development potential at one of the North East’s key investment sites has been brought to life,

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September 16th 2020

Euro Garages to make multi-million pound investment into Ashwood Business Park

Ashwood Business Park in Northumberland is set to benefit from a £4 million investment from major international

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September 10th 2020

Regional experts advise on Mill Masters MBO

Experts from two local firms, alongside funders NatWest have teamed up to assist the management of specialist

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September 8th 2020

Tech Projects bolsters design team with project engineering duo

AMF member and Gateshead-based, Tech Projects has strengthened its in-house design team with the addition of two

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September 1st 2020

Landmark 110th anniversary for South Shields family business

A South Shields-based engineering and manufacturing business, which has remained in the hands of the same family

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August 7th 2020

Horizon Works announces new partnership with Innovation SuperNetwork

AMF member and B2B marketing agency, Horizon Works has underlined its support for innovative North East businesses,

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August 6th 2020

The British industry is full steam ahead at its collaborative best in response to COVID-19

AMF member, Spitfire Consultancy has shared its contribution to the nationwide calls to arms made by the

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Business Improvement Forum

Business Improvement in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC


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AR Controls – Automation Focus – Site Tour


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Marketing Forum

The Power of PR in Building Your Profile with Horizon Works


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Making Owt

Matchmaking, Marketplace and Networking


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Process Improvement Forum

Staff Development – Coaching


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Monthly Meeting

Elis – Staff Culture and Adapting to Change and Process Improvement – Site Tour


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Technology Forum

Technology in Manufacturing – Practical Industry Insights – TBC