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Automotive keeps economy motoring

The UK manufacturing industry has coped better than most during the current economic crisis and within manufacturing itself the automotive sector is providing a number of welcome good news stories.  We’ve had recent announcements of new investments at Nissan and Jaguar Land Rover, plus we’ve a hugely successful F1 industry. Now the Society of Motor …

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Working with aluminium

The adaptability of aluminium offers great potential for manufacturers to cut costs and reduce waste, especially through cold forming, says Mark Jennings, Technical Director at Dawson Shanahan.  Aluminium is used worldwide within a diverse range of applications, from the manufacture of soft drinks cans to supersonic aircraft.  It is widely used because …

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Dawson Shanahan sponsors budding F1 drivers

Potters Bar-based precision cold forming and engineering firm Dawson Shanahan is providing grass roots support for UK engineering by sponsoring a young engineers club from local Bedfordshire school the Samuel Whitbread Academy.  The sponsorship has so far included supporting the students as they made their spectacular debut in a schools motorsport …