Sunday, June 26, 2022

Middlesbrough

Recycling experts Scott Bros is collaborating with Teesside University as part of an innovative research project that uses artificial soil to capture carbon dioxide. Postgraduate researcher Mardin Abdalqadir is working alongside the Stockton-on-Tees based firm on his PhD which is investigating how to sequester carbon in soil developed from waste...
Three senior figures from the Materials Processing Institute have been invited to contribute to a United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) initiative to decarbonise heavy industry. Since launching its Industrial Deep Decarbonisation Initiative (IDDI) at the 12th Clean Energy Ministerial in June 2021, and it being announced at the COP26...
Tees Valley businesses can hear about supply chain opportunities from those involved in some of the UK’s largest industrial projects, including HS2 and the Dogger Bank and Sofia windfarms. Showcase Tees Valley 2022 will feature over 12 speakers representing businesses and organisations operating across key sectors, including infrastructure and construction,...
Digital visualization specialists Animmersion UK has completed a significant project with multinational mining company Anglo American to develop four interactive games based upon its Woodsmith Project, the multi-billion pound polyhalite fertiliser mine being developed on the North Yorkshire coast. The augmented reality and three interactive PC games were originally piloted...
Pearl Safety Solutions is forecasting an increase in turnover by more than a quarter this financial year after strengthening its position in the renewables sector. The upswing in the fortunes of the health and safety consultancy comes just months after it established its headquarters on the campus of Middlesbrough-based Materials...
Middlesbrough-based Animmersion UK is continuing its long association with Skills Development Scotland (SDS) by creating an exciting multiplayer interactive quiz, complete with seven new mini games to promote critical careers across Scotland. The interactive quiz, Classroom Clash, is an addition to SDS’ My World of Work Live Programme. With fun,...
Online courses created by the Materials Processing Institute are now available to a global audience via the World Steel Association’s (worldsteel) steeluniversity. The UK-based research and innovation centre reached an agreement to integrate its courses into the steeluniversity’s extensive e-learning programme, further raising its international profile. steeluniversity is an initiative created...
The Materials Processing Institute has signed up to the Good Business Charter (GBC) which recognises responsible business practices. The Middlesbrough-based research centre is committed to being assessed across ten key standards, including employee well-being, staff representation, diversity and inclusion, environmental responsibility and paying the real living wage. Available to all companies,...
Flexitallic UK Ltd has moved into larger premises in the North East to meet a growing demand for its comprehensive range of specialist industrial gaskets and sealing solutions. The new 650 sq. m Teesside service centre enables Flexitallic to expand its gasket manufacturing, stockholding, and workshop capabilities, which is underpinned...
Businesses and organisations across the UK are urged to review their cyber defences by Bondgate IT as tensions rise amid a feared Russian invasion of Ukraine. It has been reported that hackers have already defaced 70 Ukrainian government websites while malware has been placed inside the systems of official agencies. Garry...