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22nd March 2019

Major order for innovative road repair machines follows record year for Velocity

Road repair specialists Velocity have followed a record year of growth with a major order to supply their innovative machines. In the largest single order for the company, work is currently underway to build sixteen...

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15th March 2019

Reece Group and Williams Showcase Pioneering Technology to Drive North East Innovation

Ultralight and extremely efficient, the FW-EVX platform from Williams Advanced Engineering is designed to showcase technology for future electric cars. This week, the team from Williams visited engineering firm Reece Group in Newcastle to meet...

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8th March 2019

Girl Guides Race to the Finals of National Robotics Competition

Young engineers will fly the flag for North East Girl Guiding in the finals of the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge after winning a unique heat. Over 100 guides from across the region designed, built...

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19th February 2019

Investment in Additive Manufacturing Brings Contract Win for Responsive Engineering

Robotic welding equipment is enabling Responsive Engineering to continue its expansion into the rail and energy markets. Following contracts to provide parts for London’s Elizabeth Line, part of the Crossrail development, the business has won...

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7th February 2019

TV Architect George Clarke Hops on Board Newcastle’s Digital Double Decker

Newcastle-based education charity Success4All has converted a London double decker into the UK’s first ever mobile learning bus to help widen access to STEM subjects. Thanks to funding from the Reece Foundation and other local...

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1st September 2018

Award Recognises Support for Veterans

Pearson Engineering has received a Government-backed award for its commitment to supporting the Armed Forces community. The firm was presented with the Silver Award by the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS), which recognises employer support for...

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28th August 2018

Velocity invests in capacity to tackle potholes on the UK’s road network

Sunderland’s Velocity has invested in new machines to meet record demand for their road repair services. The company pioneered spray-injection patching to permanently repair potholes as well as carrying out preventative repairs at a fraction...

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20th August 2018

Responsive Engineering Expands into Port of Blyth with New Quayside Fabrication Facility

Responsive Engineering is expanding into the Port of Blyth with a new fabrication facility to provide specialist services to the North East’s growing offshore energy sector. Part of global engineering firm Reece Group, Responsive Engineering...

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23rd July 2018

Reece Group Welcomes Prime Minister Theresa May to Armstrong Works

Reece Group was pleased to welcome Prime Minister Theresa May to the Armstrong Works when the cabinet met in the North East as part of the Great Exhibition of the North. The Prime Minister found...

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20th June 2018

The Great Exhibition of the North Events Inspires Young Innovators

From Stephenson’s Rocket to the robots of the future, electric kit cars to Lego landmarks, there are so many opportunities to get inspired by engineering this summer thanks to the Great Exhibition of the North....

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