Motor Industry’s Record Investments

Motor Industry’s Record Investments

The UK motor industry hits record investments of £3.7bn as automotive businesses increased spending on research and development by £154m. With a rise of 4.3%, this is an all-time high. Increasing by 5.8%, more UK businesses across all sectors have invested in R&D...
Government to Introduce Green Number Plates for EVs

Government to Introduce Green Number Plates for EVs

In order to “turbo-charge” zero emission revolution, the Government launch the idea of pure electric vehicles to have green number plates. The idea could help drivers benefit from: Free/cheaper parking. Priority access to limited-use lanes currently reserved for buses...
1 In 3 UK Automotive Companies Cutting Jobs

1 In 3 UK Automotive Companies Cutting Jobs

According to the SMMT, a new survey shows that 1 in 3 UK automotive companies have cut jobs to prepare for a ‘no deal’ Brexit, and 80.3% are concerned of their future business prospects. 11% of firms said that they had already divested from their UK-based operations....
What Do Employers Look For In An Employee?

What Do Employers Look For In An Employee?

Just started a new job and want to make a good impression? If so, here are some tips on what employers look for in an employee: Confidence Employers want someone who is confident in what they want to achieve and to show a positive attitude to customers. Willing to...
Ford’s Cobots

Ford’s Cobots

Cobots are working alongside engineers at Ford’s Cologne plant to sand the entire body surface of Ford Fiesta’s in 35 seconds. However, Ford says it doesn’t replace employees, just allows more time on more complex tasks. Senior Manufacturing Engineer of Paint Shop...