NAA Update: The Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle event & NAA’s new Automotive Business Opportunities service

The NAA had a stand at the recent Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV2017) event where it launched its new Automotive Business Opportunities service; all NAA member companies are encouraged to take advantage of the NAA’s support to ensure they are ready to benefit from the many new opportunities in the rapidly changing automotive industry… Read more
In the Driving Seat: Chris Greaves, Operations Manager – AMRC Factory 2050

An imminent NAA visit is to AMRC Factory 2050, where you will meet Operations Manager Chris Greaves; get briefed now on Chris’s car history, involving a Jaguar E-Type, Triumph TR5 and Mazda MX-5… Read more

NAA Member Company Profile: EA Technology

The automotive industry is at a point where it needs to work with a range of other sectors, including the energy industry due to the increasing rate of the electrification of vehicles. EA Technology is regarded as one of the leading sources of expertise regarding the impact that EVs have on electricity networks… Read more

NAA Member Company Profile: TR Fastenings

Global fastenings manufacturer and distributor TR Fastenings (TR) took advantage of participating on the NAA stand at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV2017) Event at Millbrook Proving Ground, promoting its lightweighting solutions… Read more

NAA Project News: SPLICE presentation at LCV2017

The NAA’s SPLICE (Specialist Polymer Lightweight springs: Innovative processing using Conventional Equipment) project presented at the recent Cenex LCV2017 event, and will be doing so again at the European Spring Conference in Sicily from 29th September – 1st October… Read more

NAA Event: Are you a winner? Applications are about to close for the 2017 NAA Awards

This is your last chance to submit an entry for the 2017 NAA Awards and gain the opportunity 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: ‘Pull up to the Bumper’ - Plastic Omnium Automotive, 5 December 2017, Warrington

Plastic Omnium is a worldwide market leader in exterior components and modules. Join us at Plastic Omnium’s new facility in Warrington to see how the company is embracing the challenges of a new facility, whilst meeting and exceeding customer expectations… Read more

NAA News: New Automotive Business Opportunities service

The NAA has launched a new service to help companies achieve commercial benefits from the rapidly changing automotive industry... Read more

NAA Member News: Four NAA member companies gain NVN funding

A total of four NAA member companies have been successful in obtaining funding from the Niche Vehicle Network (NVN), with the winners being announced at the LCV2017 event… Read more

NAA Member News: BAC on the Atlantic Road Trip

Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) is celebrating a successful assault on the stunning Atlantic Road Trip, bringing Mono Mania to Scandinavia… Read more

NAA Member News: New Bentley Continental GT Debuts in Frankfurt

The all-new Bentley Continental GT, designed, engineered and handcrafted in Crewe, has made its global debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, and a plug-in hybrid model will be available in the future… Read more

NAA Member News: DAF Trucks Participates in UK Truck Platooning Trial

DAF Trucks will participate in a two-year truck platooning trial in the UK, led by TRL, the UK’s Transport Research Laboratory… Read more

NAA Member News: Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons officially opens Scorpion’s new state-of-the-art Manufacturing Plant

On 22nd August, Scorpion commemorated the official opening of its new state-of-the-art production plant with a ceremony conducted by the Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, Chairman of Ways & Means and Chorley MP, Lindsay Hoyle who was accompanied by Councillor (Astley and Buckshaw), Matthew Lynch… Read more

Event review: Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV2017) event

The NAA, along with a number of member companies, had a presence at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV2017) event which took place at Millbrook in Bedfordshire on 6-7 September, but the reason for the event’s existence came in a statement from Jaguar Land Rover at the TechFest event in London… Read more

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