NAA Update: Make sure you’re aware of our forthcoming events, NAA wins new funding, your chance to provide feedback about the Industrial Strategy, and lots more

Time is running out to exhibit at some key events with the NAA; sign-up for our visit to Cummins Turbo Technologies; new funding for the NAA in Leeds; do you want to help influence future government strategy about the automotive sector?; and what the Apprenticeship Levy can do for you… Read more
In the Driving Seat: Catherine Hutt, Director, EQ + iQ

If you attended the NAA’s recent Electric Vehicle Supply Chain Programme, hosted in conjunction with the Advanced Propulsion Centre, then you will have met Catherine Hutt; if you missed the event, this is your chance to find out more about Catherine… Read more

NAA member company profile: BasePower

NAA welcomes new member BasePower, an award-winning combined heat and power (CHP) developer; the company has joined the NAA to bring smart energy use and carbon reduction to the automotive industry… Read more

NAA Networking Event: Making the Apprenticeship levy work for you - The Automotive Perspective, 5 May 2017, Blackburn

The first payments for The Apprenticeship Levy will be taken in April this year. Do you have everything in place to make sure you are able to utilise your levy fully and effectively for your business?… Read more

NAA Networking Event: Cummins Turbo Technologies, 16 May 2017, Huddersfield

Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems… 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

NAA Event Review: Government Industrial Strategy Consultation Workshop

On 23 March the NAA led a comprehensive consultation workshop on the Government’s Industrial Strategy green paper. Over 30 companies and organisations attended the workshop, from large OEMs, SMEs, suppliers and micro companies, to Universities and LEPs, to give their input into the Green Paper… Read more

NAA Event Review: APC Electric Vehicle Supply Chain Programme Briefing and What can the Advanced Propulsion Centre do for you?

The UK is targeting that every new car manufactured will be zero emission from 2040. At the same time, production of internal combustion engines will decline. What is your business doing about this opportunity and threat?… Read more

NAA Member News: BAC launches ice driving and Apprenticeship scheme

Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) has hosted its first ever Mono Ice Driving Experience trip by hitting the frozen lakes of Sweden… Read more

Transport feature: Motorways in the NAA region – what is being done to help us travel around more efficiently?

Have you been delayed on motorways due to accidents? Congestion on the strategic road network is estimated to cost the economy £3 billion each year, 25% of which is caused by incidents. Have you ever wondered if anything is being done to address this? NAA newsletter editor Paul Clarke asks Highways England what is being done to help us move around more smartly and more efficiently… Read more

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