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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...

£500m Nexus stock replacement event coming soon

EMCON exhibitors and CDEMN members are invited to attend an event in October highlighting the opportunities for North East businesses to be part of the £500m Nexus rolling stock replacement work. The North East LEP has organised the supply chain opportunities expo at...

Manufacturing companies book for EMCON 2018

Dozens of manufacturing and engineering companies from around the region have booked their place at this year’s EMCON event. Among those to have confirmed they’ll be exhibiting are Advanced Handling, the Bignall Group, Advance Automation, Tinius Olsen and Hiatco. Also...

EU experts praise energy efficiency project

A project designed to help County Durham businesses to make financial savings through energy efficiency has been praised by European experts. Business Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP) received recognition from the Interreg Europe programme for the excellent support it...

Several companies book for this year’s Incubator Zone

Companies from across County Durham have booked their place at this year’s EMCON Incubator Zone. Those that have already signed up are; Beacon 365 Body Engineering Ashgarth Engineering Gil Devlin Business Coach System 88 NCG Solutions Climate Action North East...

EMCON is delivered by

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

EMCON is delivered by

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