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Insight

Putting IIoT into Practice

We assemble a group of industry experts to explain how the Industrial Internet of Things is impacting the manufacturing sector and MRO procurement

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IIoT

The new shop floor

Is the UK set for ‘smart manufacturing’? Connected Thinking visited Siemens’ UK factory to find out more about the shift toward Industry 4.0

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Insight

The importance of asset and workplace safety

Typically when looking to invest in new machinery, or to simply maintain, improve or upgrade equipment that still has plenty of life left in it, your main considerations will usually be around cost, future-proofing and smooth integration to minimise disruption and downtime.

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Operational Efficiency

Building UK Manufacturing Resilience

As the challenges of the last 12 months have clearly demonstrated, business resilience must look beyond the confines of financial stability. It should also incorporate a strengthened supply chain, ongoing investment in the latest processes, equipment, and products; engineer new and more productive ways of working and focus on having a safe, highly trained, and motivated workforce.