NAA Update: Last chance to enter for the NAA 2017 Awards, and make sure you book for our range of forthcoming events including at Bentley, AMRC Factory 2050 and Plastic Omnium

We’re just about to enter the beginning of the intense autumn period in the life of the NAA, with the build up to our Annual Awards and Dinner in November, our monthly networking events programme through to the year end, and also two stands - at CENEX LCV in September and the Advanced Engineering Show in November… Read more
In the Driving Seat: Cliff Kirby, Managing Director, CAL International

Here’s your chance to find out more about Cliff Kirby, Managing Director, CAL International, and his interests away from work… Read more

New NAA member profile: CAL International

CAL International is a concept to production engineering company based in the grounds of Knowsley Hall, Merseyside. We combine a wealth of engineering experience and expertise with the latest technologies to create an exciting blend of innovation and delivery… Read more

New NAA member profile: KDAB – Qt Automotive Suite

KDAB has in-depth experience in supporting automotive OEMs and Tier 1s with productive solutions, innovative features and with true software expertise. The Qt Automotive suite provides a comprehensive package for automotive needs. Together with our partners we are proud to bring this tailored offering to the automotive space and to further accelerate the success of Qt… 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 Event: Empowering the UK for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, 20 September 2017, Sheffield

Factory 2050 is the UK’s first state of the art factory, entirely dedicated to conducting collaborative research into reconfigurable digitally assisted assembly, component manufacturing and machining technologies, and is capable of rapidly switching production between different high-value components and one-off parts… Read more

NAA Event: Explore the Extraordinary, Bentley Motors, Crewe, 24 October 2017

Join us at Bentley’s state of the art factory in Crewe, where ‘precision of the present meets the passion of the past’. With an unparalleled heritage, Bentley Motors has been creating powerful and handcrafted luxury cars, affording customers a Journey of Powerful Luxury… Read more

NAA Event: Working with companies in India, 3-6 October 2017

If you would like to explore working with companies in India then please put the dates of 3-6 October in your diary. During this period, Sujith Thomas, Senior Trade & Investment Adviser at the Department for International Trade, will be in the region to meet companies who want to work in India… Read more

NAA Member News: BAC expands into Japan

Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) has signed a new deal with AC Minds to make the Japanese sports car specialist its exclusive distributor for BAC Japan… Read more

NAA Member News: BasePower works with Plastic Omnium

BasePower’s second project at Plastic Omnium, a leading Tier 1 supplier to the global automotive industry, has achieved G59 certification, marking its official ‘switch on’… Read more

NAA Member News: Plus Point opens new office in Filey and is shortlisted for Awards

Plus Point Quality (Plus Point) has opened a new office in Filey, North Yorkshire to expand its quality control training to a new region of the country… Read more

NAA Member News: Vauxhall becomes part of PSA Group

The sale of Opel Automobile GmbH with its brands Opel and Vauxhall by General Motors to Groupe PSA has been finalised. The market share of the enlarged Groupe PSA is now around 17 percent in Europe, making it the continent’s second largest car maker with first or second place in main markets… Read more

Industry News: BorgWarner Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Sevcon

BorgWarner has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sevcon, Inc., a global player in electrification technologies. Sevcon complements BorgWarner’s power electronics capabilities utilised to provide electrified propulsion solutions… Read more

Industry News: Lancashire Enterprise Partnership/UCLan Productivity Study

Productivity lies at the heart of everything we do - if we can do things more efficiently as a business or economy, we can produce more and earn more… Read more

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