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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.

January 11th 2022

Work has started on largest Axminster carpet factory in GB as Griffiths Textile Machines expands Washington operation

After almost 12 months of planning, groundworks have finally commenced at the new home for Ulster North

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January 10th 2022

Rachel Mansfield, global service and innovation director at Tracerco

Rachel Mansfield, global service and innovation director at Tracerco, talks about her role on the board of

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December 14th 2021

Your Eye on the Region

Alan Metcalfe, director, Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF) and commercial director at Zenith People. Did you grow up

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December 14th 2021

HLA achieves top grade in re-tender with Sunderland University

HLA Services strengthens its relationship with Sunderland University, winning a three-year air conditioning and ventilation contract. Following

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December 3rd 2021

MD of Cell Pack Solutions talks business growth during pandemic and being a founding member of AMF.

Eddie Czestochowski, managing director of South Tyneside based, Cell Pack Solutions, talks business growth during the pandemic

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December 1st 2021

Caterpillar looks to AMF to help address sector issues

Helen Hopper, Head of Human Resources at Caterpillar, discusses why the company has become a member of

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November 18th 2021

Business Unit Manager for Marshalls Landscape Protection on why he got involved with AMF

Brian Tait, business unit manager for Marshalls Landscape Protection, discusses his role on the board of the

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November 17th 2021

Advanced Manufacturing Forum urges UK government to avoid potentially devastating trade war with Europe

The Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF), has warned of potentially severe consequences for its members, if the UK

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November 16th 2021

Re-Energising Stockton Businesses for Export Growth

Are you a Stockton business owner? Do you want to increase your sales and find new customers?

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November 16th 2021

Re-Energising Middlesbrough Businesses for Export Growth

  Are you a Middlesbrough business owner? Do you want to increase your sales and find new

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November 16th 2021

Department for International Trade Export Academy

  What is the Export Academy? The Export Academy from the Department for International Trade will help

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November 16th 2021

Re-Energising Hartlepool Businesses for Export Growth

  Are you a Hartlepool business owner? Do you want to increase your sales and find new

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19/05/2022

9:30 am

Technology Forum

AMF – Cyber Security Event with North East Cyber Protect Network

25/05/2022

12:00 pm

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tracerco; Innovation & Diversification; Site Tour

09/06/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking @ Phoenix Steel

15/06/2022

7:30 am

Making Owt

Making Owt – Manufacturer Matchmaking Exhibition

07/07/2022

8:00 am

Business Improvement Forum

AMF Peer-to-Peer Breakfast Networking

20/07/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – BTS Facades & Fabrications

21/09/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

AMF Monthly Meeting – Tharsus; site tour

19/10/2022

12:00 am

Monthly Meeting

Tyne Coast College – Attracting Talent Into Engineering