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The Story of Airedale Springs

The story of Airedale Springs has been a long and eventful journey that we are extremely proud of. From humble beginnings as a wire handle manufacturer to a leading spring manufacturer with a global customer base that still to this … Continue reading

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How Brexit Will Affect Manufacturing

We’ve all heard it numerous times; Brexit, Brexit, Brexit. Wherever you stand on the matter, as of the 23rd June 2016 all 46,501,241 votes were counted and the results were announced – The UK had voted to leave the European … Continue reading

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3 Ways Automation will Impact the Manufacturing Industry

Predicting the way technology will progress in the future is a challenge. However, it’s not far-fetched to say that new technologies, like automation, are opening the door to a new era in global manufacturing.

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The RAF Celebrates its Centenary

The 1st April 2018 marked 100 years of the Royal Air Force, drawing attention to just how much has changed in the past century in the aerospace industry. This occasion is being celebrated until the end of November with events … Continue reading

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The Biggest Moments in Engineering History

The history of engineering is long and fascinating. The rate at which engineering has progressed over the last few hundred years is incredible and there have been plenty of events and technologies that have paved the way for the engineering … Continue reading

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Robotics and the UK Economy

Robotics is important for the UK economy. The impact of artificial intelligence should not be underestimated, as it’s believed that the UK GDP will be up to 10.3% higher in 2030 due to robotics, according to a PWC report (PDF).

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News Roundup – January-March 2018

With the first quarter of the year already over, we’ve been looking back at some of the industry news stories that have been making headlines since the beginning of 2018. There is already plenty to talk about with interesting and … Continue reading

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Why are Apprenticeships Important?

At Airedale Springs, we know just how important our team is. Over the years, we have been lucky enough to work with generations of the same family, sometimes for 20, 30, 40 and even 50 years! As we have seen … Continue reading

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The Most Influential Women in STEM

The most famous names in the STEM field are often men’s names. From Thomas Edison to Nikola Tesla, these names are associated with some of the most influential work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. However, there have been countless … Continue reading

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2018: The Year of Engineering

2018 marks The Year of Engineering, a campaign put in place to encourage more young people to consider engineering as a plausible career path. As the country faces a serious skills shortage within the engineering industry, the government are using … Continue reading

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