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Ingenuity of Amateur Engineers

Many people don’t realise just how creative engineers can be. Although they are technically skilled and adept at creating the most complex engineering masterpieces, there has to be some form of creativity and ingenuity flowing in order to achieve these … Continue reading

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The Importance of Apprenticeships

Young generations full of bright and innovative ideas are vital to the long-term success and sustainability of any industry. Apprenticeships are an excellent way to encourage them, allowing them to learn a wide range of skills in many different environments … Continue reading

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How Has The Engineering Industry Changed in 71 Years?

Back when we were still in Keighley and the slinky was just being demonstrated for the first time in 1945, engineering had a very different face. Since those first days when we started our business, we have combined our expertise … Continue reading

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Why Airedale Springs Has Succeeded As A Family Business

We are proud to have been manufacturing high quality springs for over 70 years for companies all around the world. In fact, on 7th June 2016, it was our 71st birthday! Through creating strong relationships with the community, customers and … Continue reading

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Characteristics to Look for in a Spring Manufacturer

The manufacturing of springs, and determining how good they are, can be a complex process for an outsider. As leading experts in the subject, we know that while our knowledge of springs is second-nature to us, that’s not the case … Continue reading

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Engineering in Space

Astronauts undergo extremely rigorous two-year training before going on missions to space. They learn to perform every single job and task, in case of any eventuality happening or disaster striking. Although every mission is very well prepared, problems can occur … Continue reading

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Steps for Going Green with your Business

Incorporating environmentally friendly practices into the workplace is now considered vital for a number of reasons. Not only does it look good to your shareholders, your clients and your bottom line, it also has a positive impact on the UK … Continue reading

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Why Buy From a Family Business

Family run businesses have many benefits and here at Airedale Springs we know that a successful company goes far beyond just making a financial profit; our employees are the life blood behind the success of our business as spring manufacturers. … Continue reading

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Dedicated to Engineering

What makes a great engineer? It goes beyond having analytical and problem solving skills, or technical knowledge. It’s not only about what you know, but also about the passion that drives you to be better every day. Some engineers go … Continue reading

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Female Engineers Publish Better But Receive Less Citations

As spring manufacturers, we work with a variety of male-dominated disciplines including engineering, mathematics, economics, and robotics. These scientific fields are greatly developed by the publication of papers by researchers and scientists, mostly in collaboration with each other in order … Continue reading

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