NAAME on Tour

Photo Credits: https://www.mazakeu.com/technology-centres/european-technology-centre/NAAME Coordinator Henry travelled across the country to Worcester to attend the Manufacturing Solutions NOW open house event at the Mazak European Technology Centre. Yamazaki Mazak is...

Small Scale Manufacturing the Smart Way

‘Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring’ is a project with a difference. It asks how existing and readily available digital technologies could be implemented on a low-cost basis to support growth and productivity in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  The...

Closing the STEM Gap: Trialing Non-Traditional Training?

The STEM skills shortage is costing us £1.5 billion every year. Are we doing enough to ensure our engineering and manufacturing industries don't grind to a halt? In 2018 a report was released by STEM Learning, a career support and training agency, that found the major...

Thurne CNC Programmer named UK Champion

Norwich based industrial-slicing machine manufacturer Thurne has a national champion in its ranks, with Jacob Wiggett being named the UK young CNC Milling Programmer 2018.A young CNC Milling Programmer from Norwich has just won the Gold Medal at the WorldSkills UK...

Business Spotlight: The User Story

Following Evolution 2019, NAAME caught up with Kate Portman of The User story, who spoke on the Design and Adaption Panel at Evolution. Kate spoke about the importance of keeping an open mind in whatever you do, and always listening to the advice of others. She...