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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.

August 10th 2022

Tell-Tale Signs of Recessionary Winds in Construction Sector

North East construction firms are being urged to brace themselves against payment freezes by ensuring watertight documentation

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June 23rd 2022

AMF and Newcastle Business School Agree Strategic Partnership

Northumbria University’s Newcastle Business School has entered into a strategic partnership with the Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF).

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May 18th 2022

AMF – Fully Funded Training Solutions

If you are an SME business based in Tyne & Wear, you can take advantage of fully

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April 22nd 2022

AMTECH Target the Difficult to Process Carbon Fibre Nylon 12 Material

Among their many expert services Amtech Rapid Prototyping continue to expand and now have an additional site

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March 24th 2022

BTS Facades & Fabrications wins ‘Family Business of the Year’ at local FSB award ceremony

BTS Facades & Fabrications are delighted to announce that we have won the Federation of Small Businesses,

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March 7th 2022

Statement from Richard Swart, Chair, Advanced Manufacturing Forum

The AMF supports the continuity of Ukrainian sovereignty and condemns the actions of Russia. We stand in

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February 22nd 2022

South Tyneside based Cell Pack Solutions shortlisted for export award following a year of growth

Following the Acquisition of the Tracer Brand of Lithium Rechargeable Batteries in January 2021, Cell Pack Solutions

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February 21st 2022

Scale Up North East Launches a Series of Events to Support and help scale high growth businesses

Scaleup North East, delivered by RTC North, have handpicked an impressive cohort of International and National keynote

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January 21st 2022

AMF Chair Richard Swart Congratulates Britishvolt on Securing Investment for New Electric Car Battery Plant in the Region

Richard Swart, Chair of the Advanced Manufacturing Forum, said: “The Advanced Manufacturing Forum sends many congratulations to Britishvolt on

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January 20th 2022

Free Trade Agreement

The Department for International Trade (DIT) North East would like your input in shaping the activity and

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January 18th 2022

Environment and regeneration charity Groundwork is celebrating 30 years of success operating in South Tyneside

Environment and regeneration charity Groundwork is celebrating 30 years of success operating in South Tyneside, since it

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21/09/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tharsus; site tour

29/09/2022

8:30 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Breakfast Event – Equality, Diversity & Inclusivity; Positive Action

13/10/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer to Peer Roundtable Breakfast – Staff Retention

19/10/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

Tyne Coast College – Attracting Talent Into Engineering