NAA Update: Make sure you don’t miss the second and final opportunity to hear about what the Advanced Propulsion Centre can do for you

We have been busy on the Innovation front during January in a number of areas including our very successful ‘Meet the APC’ event held at Daresbury; if for whatever reason you missed the event, you can read the review in the article below, and you can even attend the repeat of the event which is being held on 4 April in Huddersfield; see more details in this newsletter… Read more
In the Driving Seat: Ian Constance, Chief Executive Officer, Advanced Propulsion Centre UK (APC)

Anyone interested in the motor industry and all things cars should enjoy this month’s ‘In the Driving Seat’ feature about Ian Constance, Chief Executive Officer, Advanced Propulsion Centre UK (APC)… Read more

NAA APC Event Review: Funding to help small and medium-sized automotive supply chain companies develop low carbon technologies

If your company has developed technology that can help lower vehicle emissions, then the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) can provide support and funding to take your product to market – even if the technology is at an early stage. If you weren’t able to attend the recent NAA event when the APC explained how your business can benefit, then read on… Read more

NAA Event: What can the Advanced Propulsion Centre do for you? 4 April 2017, Huddersfield

If you missed the NAA’s recent Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) event at Daresbury then make sure you reserve your place at this next opportunity… Read more

NAA Events: Win more business. Cost-effectively. Exhibit with the NAA in 2017

What does your business want to achieve? New customers? Introductions to new contacts in the national automotive sector? More work in the area of low emission vehicles? Networking opportunities in Yorkshire & Humber? Sales leads with non-automotive sectors? An exhibition presence arranged for you? Advice and assistance with marketing? All of these things are possible by exhibiting with the NAA in 2017… Read more

SMMT News: Meet the Buyer 2017

The SMMT is pleased to announce that Meet the Buyer will once again take place during Automechanika Birmingham on the 7 June and interested companies are invited to complete the expression of interest form… Read more

NAA Member News: BAC expands into America

NAA member Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) has officially launched BAC USA… Read more

NAA Member News: ULEMCo Awarded Government Funding for Hydrogen Fuel Lorries Trial

ULEMCo, the company championing the use of ultra-low emission hydrogen fuelled vehicles, has been awarded Government funding to trial a range of vehicles with hydrogen dual-fuel technology… Read more

NAA Member News: Lean manufacturing and its future in Industry 4.0 by Festo Training and Consulting

It is often said that modern lean management was pioneered with Toyota in Japan. So it’s right that the principles should be very well embedded in the automotive sector. While in many cases this is certainly true, there are changes coming that will alter our approach to manufacturing. Some have said that Industry 4.0 could mean the end of lean manufacturing. However, we don’t believe this to be the case… Read more

Industry News: website to help businesses grow abroad

The new website has gone live with the aim of helping businesses grow abroad… Read more

Industry News: Get involved in Formula Student UK

More than just a motorsport event, Formula Student UK is an invaluable opportunity for engineering businesses to connect with the brightest and most ambitious student engineers across mechanical engineering… Read more

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