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Exhibitor News: Spotlight On Millbank Solutions

In our latest Spotlight On feature Leanne Fawcett chats to Mike George, owner of specialist risk management and security firm Millbank Solutions, to find out more about the company and his plans for the future. Tell us more about Millbank Solutions. Millbank Solutions...

CDEMN re-brands to the Engineering and Manufacturing Network

A network which supports businesses within the engineering and manufacturing sectors has rebranded to reflect its growth regionally. County Durham Engineering and Manufacturing Network will now be known as The Engineering and Manufacturing Network (EMN). The name...

Durham Food and Drink Network to launch

A network to support County Durham food and drink producers is being launched. Durham Food and Drink Network is the fifth key strand of the Durham Business Opportunities Programme (DBOP), which is part of Business Durham. The network will enable small producers and...

Spotlight On: Exhibitor Moralbox

In our latest Spotlight On feature, Leanne Fawcett chats to John Dunnill from specialist training software company Moralbox, which was launched by John and business partner Gordon MacPherson two years ago. The company offers employers within sectors including...

Companies pursuing work after this year’s EMCON

This year’s EMCON 2018 has been rated as a huge success, with close to one thousand people passing through the doors. And now, one week on, exhibitors and visitors alike are now following up on leads and new contacts made on the day. The showcase event, which has been...

Thank you for coming to EMCON 2018… see you next year!

The engineering and manufacturing show formerly know as Durham Oktoberfest is now officially established as EMCON. Here are the first photos of today's hugely successful event, along with videos featuring sponsors Elis and AR Controls, and Body Engineering, who...

Exhibitor News: TR Fastenings exhibiting at EMCON

Global fastenings manufacturer and distributor TR Fastenings (TR), a Trifast Plc company, is exhibiting at EMCON in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, which showcases the very best of engineering and manufacturing in the North East and beyond. EMCON enables exhibitors to...

Jackson Hogg’s EMCON panel debate line-up confirmed

Recruitment specialist Jackson Hogg is hosting a world class panel of industry experts at an event showcasing the best of North East engineering and manufacturing. The question and answer session is being held as part of EMCON 2018 – the Engineering and Manufacturing...

Exhibitor news: Reprotec celebrates 30th birthday

Congratulations to North East based company, Reprotec, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary. John Holmes, MD of Reprotec, said: “We at Reprotec are delighted to be celebrating our 30th birthday. We are an SME working across all industry sectors, and the success...

Spotlight On: Bronze sponsor Whurk Recruitment

In our latest 'Spotlight On' sponsor profile, Leanne Fawcett chats to Darlington based Whurk Recruitment, who are one of this year's EMCON bronze sponsors. Tell us more about Whurk Recruitment. Whurk Recruitment was established in 2013, its approaching a £3mil...

Spotlight On: Bronze sponsor InBond

In our latest Spotlight On sponsor profile, Leanne Fawcett chats to EMCON bronze sponsor, specialist warehousing and logistics company InBond, about the business and what they hope to get from this year’s event. Tell us more about InBond (http://www.inbond.com/)...

Spotlight On: Silver sponsor Elis

In our latest 'Spotlight On' sponsor profile, we chat to EMCON silver sponsor Elis, the global workwear specialist which has a base at Meadowfield Industrial Estate in County Durham. Firstly, tell us about the re-brand from Berendsen to Elis. It’s more than just a...

Exhibitor news: Ash Technologies announces new product

Ash Technologies, a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced inspection and measurement systems have officially announced INSPEX II. Driven by simplicity, it is an integrated digital microscope system designed specifically for production and quality control...

Headline sponsor profile: Stadler Rail UK

As well as the chance to meet potential clients and suppliers, and showcase your business to companies of all sizes from the engineering and manuacturing sectors, there’s also an added incentive for exhibitors and attendees at this year’s EMCON event. That’s because...

Spotlight On: Bronze sponsor AR Controls

In our latest 'Spotlight On' sponsor profile, Leanne Fawcett chats to Mike Dickinson from EMCON bronze sponsor AR Controls to find out more about the Sunderland-based business and why they’ve decided to get so heavily involved in this year’s event. Tell us more about...

EMCON exhibitor awarded two framework agreements

M5tec, who exhibited within EMCON's first Incubator Zone in 2017, has been awarded two framework agreements. The agreements, for Engineering Design Services in Mechanical Engineering and in Electrical C&I, have been awarded by the UK Atomic Energy Authority. Craig...

EMCON is delivered by

County Durham Engineering & Manufacturing Network |  S8 Tanfield Lea Business Centre | Stanley | County Durham | DH9 9DB | Company no. 09485596

EMCON is delivered by

County Durham Engineering & Manufacturing Network | S8 Tanfield Lea Business Centre | Stanley | County Durham | DH9 9DB | Company no. 09485596