News: Coming in from the cold
Rolls-Royce holds lessons, as the financial crash makes Britain look again at manufacturing.
Thursday, 12th February 2009
As financial services implode in Britain, all sides are calling for the economy to be “rebalanced” towards manufacturing. Rolls-Royce, one of modern Britain’s manufacturing successes has transformed itself into a world-class company. Follow the link on this page to read the article from the 9 January print edition of The Economist.
FER warns against engine reman fraud
The Federation of Engine Remanufacturers (FER) has asked the industry to be on the look-out for suspicious engine remanufacturers, after increased fraudulent activity and "sub-standard and unprofessional work".