Petroc’s new £1.2 million centre will help local businesses to thrive

Petroc is delighted to announce that it has secured funding from the European Regional Development Fund towards a £1.2 million project to create a Centre of Technology and Innovation Excellence at its North Devon Campus. Work is due to commence in summer 2019, to create a technology-based research and innovation …

EEF Brexit Toolkit

EEF – The Manufacturers’ Organisation has launched an online Brexit Toolkit NDMA members benefit from affiliate membership to EEF which offers access to a wide range of resources, documentation and events concerning manufacturing and employment law, as well as broader business advice and good practice. The Brexit Toolkit enables you …

Lineal becomes VMWare Enterprise Partner

Lineal Software Solutions Ltd. has become the only current VMware Enterprise Partner across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. Enterprise Partners can both provide and implement the most advanced and specialised VMware solutions to the market – including cloud infrastructure and mobile device management solutions alongside datacentre products. Now owned by Dell …

TCi celebrates double award winning month

Bideford-based TCi (GB) Ltd has been honoured with the top awards at both the EDF Energy HPC Excellence Awards and the Considerate Constructors Scheme National Company Award. TCi attended the Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards ceremony on 3rd November, having been shortlisted. The furniture supplier and refurbishment specialist walked away with …

Bruce Archibold – MD of Isca Barum Raises £2,600 for the Alzheimer’s Society

Bruce Archibold – and the team at Isca Barum – have succeeded in comfortably beating his fundraising target of £2000 for the Alzheimer’s Society, with a total to date of £2600 – with donations still coming in!   Bruce completed his challenge of making a beautiful coffee table and 5 …

Q1 Barometer Results!

SWMAS, would like to thank those that took part in the latest Manufacturing Barometer Survey Summer 2017.   Your input has allowed us to identify the confidence, trends and opinions from within the manufacturing industry and enable us to lobby local and national government to ensure you’re receiving the right support needed …

Manufacturing Barometer: Brexit – The Impact on Your Business

The Manufacturing Barometer is a quarterly survey, which maps confidence, trends and opinions within the manufacturing sector.   The findings, collated from opinions of senior decision makers are used to help lobby Government to support SME manufacturers, ensuring they have the necessary support to operate sustainable businesses and the opportunity …

Manufacturing Barometer Survey Q4 2016-17 RESULTS

Special Focus: Maximising your workforce efficiency to support Productivity and Growth  SWMAS, would like to thank those that took part in the latest Manufacturing Barometer Survey Q4 2016-17. Your input has allowed us to identify the confidence, trends and opinions from within the manufacturing industry and enable us to lobby local and …