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Diversify or die: Inclusion is key to the survival of UK manufacturing

​Make UK, the Manufacturer's Organisation, is helping the sector engineer a diverse, digital and green future.​It aims to help the manufacturing business change, adapt and transform to meet the f...

Rolls Royce’s all electric plane ready for first flight
Rolls Royce’s all electric plane ready for first flight

​​A state-of-the-art electric plane developed by Rolls Royce has completed a critical test of the integration of the aircraft’s propulsion system ahead of flight testing. Known as the ‘Spirit of In...

Contractor IR35 options: Act now for peace of mind
Contractor IR35 options: Act now for peace of mind

​​As the April deadline for rolling out new IR35 rules in the private sector draws closer, an increasing number of contractors have already received their status determination statement, with more ...

​Britishvolt teaming with Siemens on Britain's first battery gigaplant
​Britishvolt teaming with Siemens on Britain's first battery gigaplant

​Late last year Britishvolt announced plans to build a huge manufacturing facility to support the UK automotive industry’s transition to greener forms of transport. Blyth in Northumberland was sele...

HS2's Innovative 'Krokodyl' Robot to Work at Chiltern Tunnel Sites in 2021
HS2's Innovative 'Krokodyl' Robot to Work at Chiltern Tunnel Sites in 2021

​HS2 has revealed plans to launch the Krokodyl robot to work on the project’s first two giant tunnelling machines next year.The use of the robot will improve safety and efficiency when assisting 2,...

Engineering and Manufacturing Companies Rise to Ventilator Challenge
Engineering and Manufacturing Companies Rise to Ventilator Challenge

​The UK reached another milestone in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic this week with the completion of the VentilatorChallengeUK project.The project, formed in March, was aimed at bringin...

Morson’s Top Jobs in Manufacturing
Morson’s Top Jobs in Manufacturing

​Is Wednesday a good day to start your job search? We think so!To help you along the way we’ve pulled together our top jobs in the manufacturing industry right now.So, why not grab yourself a brew ...

Welcome to ‘Make in Salford’ - Morson Group Funds New Additive and Digital Manufacturing Hub to Inspire Future Engineers
Welcome to ‘Make in Salford’ - Morson Group Funds New Additive and Digital Manufacturing Hub to Inspire Future Engineers

​The University of Salford and Morson Group has launched two new facilities featuring the latest industry-standard manufacturing technologies to enable students to learn real-world engineering skil...

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The Floating Forest That Could Protect Our Shorelines from the Elements

​Engineers have proposed that a 'floating forest' could help protect our shorelines from corrosionIt will be made up of vertical plastic and concrete tubes standing 20 meters tallOne of the main ch...

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Thames Water Alliance Praise McAllister Morson Contractors In Rescue Drill

​Morson contractors react to drill situation in London sewers.Client McAllister praises response to 'communications failure'.​Thames Waters’ Eight20 alliance has praised the actions of Morson contr...

Salford Trailblazers attend USA/UK Industry STEM Dinner!
Salford Trailblazers attend USA/UK Industry STEM Dinner!

​MORSON NEWS| 2 MIN READUniversity of Salford engineering students, Alexandra Guy and Rosalie Benjamin were invited to join an American delegation of inspiring women engineers to discuss the future...

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How to Engineer the Perfect Pancake Stack | Pancake Day

​It’s that time of year again where it’s totally acceptable to skip dinner and eat a full pot of Nutella. Pancake Day! Although the real question is lemon and sugar or chocolate spread, we thought ...

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Morson Group acquire Waldeck

​Morson Group are pleased to announce the acquisition of multi-disciplinary engineering, technical and risk management consultancy Waldeck with the full support of the management of both companies....

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Morson Named Largest Engineering Staffing Firm in the UK in Latest SIA Report

​Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, have released its 2018 report on the Largest Engineering Staffing Firms in the UK. Morson Group tops the r...

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How to become a … Welder

​With large amounts of investment in infrastructure and a variety of major projects currently underway, there are fantastic welding jobs where you can gain valuable welding experience in the UK con...

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Hinkley Point C Reaches Key Milestone by Manufacturing The Largest Steam Turbine Ever Built

​It has been announced that GE Power has started manufacturing the first rotor for the Arabelle steam turbine for Hinkley Point C (HPC) project. The manufacturing of the steam turbine rotor is a ke...