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14th June 2018

Whizz Kids – Young Engineers in Top Gear at Great Exhibition of the North STEM Challenge

The thrill of the racetrack came to Newcastle’s Quayside when hundreds of children from across the region competed for pole position in electric kit cars they had built themselves from scratch. The Greenpower Goblin Race...

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5th June 2018

Reece Innovation Awards Prizes to Young Engineers

Reece Innovation was pleased to award prizes to four promising young engineers following a competition to design the Teenager’s Bedroom of the Future. Jess Scott and Hannah Nicholson from Hexham were named as winners of...

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15th May 2018

Responsive Engineering Partners with North East Firm Lockpoint in Fight Against Cash Point Thieves

North East MP Alan Campbell visited Responsive Engineering to find out how the firm is using the latest technology to protect cash machines from thieves. Responsive Engineering is working in partnership with North Tyneside-based Lockpoint...

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14th May 2018

Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP Meets the Next Generation of Engineers at Armstrong Works

Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP visited Pearson Engineering to see first-hand how work taking place at Armstrong Works is contributing towards prosperity in the North East. Mrs Trevelyan found out how product development and innovation has secured...

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21st April 2018

North East Firms Collaborate to Develop Smarter Sewers

New technology developed by engineers at Reece Innovation to tackle costly sewer blockages is making a splash with water companies around the world. The HYDRAPULSE™ flusher gate harnesses the power of water to blast through...

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4th April 2018

Optimism Grows Following MOD’S MIV Announcement

The UK MoD’s announcement of its procurement strategy for the British Army’s MIV (Mechanised Infantry Vehicle) programme is welcome news. The selection of the BOXER 8×8 armoured vehicle would be a state-of-the-art addition to the...

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21st March 2018

Reece Foundation Teams-Up with Great Exhibition of the North to Inspire the Next Generation of Innovative Engineers

Children and young people across the UK will have the opportunity to take part in the biggest event in England this year, Great Exhibition of the North, following the launch of a dedicated schools’ programme...

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8th March 2018

Reece Group Supports the Year of Engineering 2018

The Government has launched a pioneering campaign that aims to transform the way young people see engineering and boost numbers entering the profession. Ministers from across government are joining forces with engineers, industry experts and...

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19th February 2018

Engineers team-up with Girlguiding North East to tackle the gender gap in STEM

Over a hundred girl guides from units across the North East went head-to-head in a special round of the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge. The partnership between EngineeringUK, Girlguiding North East and the Reece Foundation...

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7th February 2018

Reece Group is Shortlisted for Regional Business Awards

Reece Group has been shortlisted in the Heart of the Community category at the Tyneside and Northumberland regional final of the North East Business Awards. The nomination follows the Group’s support for charities and organisations...

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