Tag: Britain


U.S. Lobbies U.K. to Reconsider Chinese Chip Factory Deal

June 3, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

A Chinese-owned company bought an obscure chip factory in Britain last year. After Washington made it clear it opposed the purchase, the U.K. initiated a probe that could unwind the deal. Last week, U.K. Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng triggered a […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford to resume engine output in UK, Spain

May 13, 2020

Via: Automotive News

LONDON — Ford will restart output at its two British engine factories on Monday, which means that all of the automaker’s European manufacturing sites will be in operation next week, after shutdowns due to the coronavirus outbreak. Ford built nearly […]

Process, R & D

Making Britain’s manufacturing smarter: Expectations for 2018

January 2, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

First came the dawn of mechanical machines, succeeded by the introduction of electricity, quickly followed by the third industrial era, the advent of computers and the internet. Now, as we enter the so-called fourth industrial revolution, Industry 4.0 is moving […]