NAA Update: NAA Business Awards 2017 and the SMMT International Automotive Summit

This issue of our newsletter has a focus around the SMMT International Automotive Summit, which covered issues such as how well the UK automotive industry is doing, but also the impact that Brexit will have. There’s also a review of the LowCVP Conference, which provides further evidence of the increasing shift to electric vehicles. Closer to home, you can now enter for the 2017 NAA Awards… Read more
NAA Event: Are you a winner? Applications now open for the 2017 NAA Awards

You can now submit an entry for the 2017 NAA Awards; this is your chance to enjoy the glory of having your company’s achievements recognised by the industry… Read more

NAA Member News: BAC Mono wins its class at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017

Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) reigned supreme at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017, winning its class on the famous hill climb… Read more

NAA Member News: Force Technology springs into action with a PhD project researching valve train optimisation

Force Technology has teamed up with Lancaster University’s ‘Centre for Global Eco-Innovation’ to create an Engineering PhD project from September 2017… Read more

NAA Member News: Millbrook Group expands testing capacity with the acquisition of the CSA Leyland Technical Centre

Millbrook has acquired the CSA Leyland Technical Centre, a test service facility in Lancashire, which will now be branded as “Millbrook”… Read more

NAA Member News: Servispart launches new aftermarket innovation at Automechanika

There has never been a greater opportunity for UK parts and equipment manufacturers to develop their aftermarket potential, but according to Servispart Consulting, the UK’s leading specialist aftermarket consultancy, the opportunity still remains largely untapped… Read more

NAA Member News: TVS SCS awarded AEO Certification by HMRC

TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS) has been awarded Authorised Economic Operator Certification (AEO C – AEO Customs Simplifications) by UK Government HMRC, indicating that its role in the international trade and supply chain is secure, efficient and is Union Customs Code compliant… Read more

Industry News: UK Automotive Calls For “Business As Usual” Interim Arrangements To Avoid Cliff Edge

The UK automotive industry has called on government to seek an interim arrangement with the EU that would maintain membership of the single market and customs union until a final agreement on a new relationship with the EU is negotiated and implemented… Read more

Industry News: UK automotive achieves record turnover of £77.5 billion, marking seventh consecutive year of growth

The UK automotive industry continued to advance its sustainability in 2016, making gains in productivity, economic contribution and environmental impact, according to new figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)… Read more

Industry News: Rise in amount of British parts used in British car production as manufacturers boost UK automotive supply chain investment

Cars manufactured in Britain are becoming more British, according to a new Automotive Council study… Read more

Industry Event Review: SMMT International Automotive Summit 2017

The ninth SMMT International Automotive Summit brought together more than 300 delegates from across the industry, including 16 world-class speakers and 30 members of the media… Read more

Industry Event Review: LowCVP Conference 2017 - Future of Transport In Our Cities

Ultra-low emission vehicles will be an essential component of our future cities, which will see streets turned into greener environments, and London has set out a vision to lead the way… Read more

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