Expand your knowledge: Bulk Materials Handling Short Courses for the Process Engineer

If you are new to the world of bulk solids handling technology, these 2 courses could be of benefit, as they lead you through the basics of the many different issues facing process engineers...

Deft – Your Workflow, Your Instruments, Made Digital

Your Digitalisation Process is about to become a lot easier. Applied Scientific Technologies (AST) of Stokesley, North Yorkshire announced a new Digitalisation product they have developed branded as Deft. The Digital Enabled Formulation Toolset (Deft)...

THE FUTURE IS ROUND

The UK’s Bioeconomy Strategy, published two years ago, covers the period up to 2030. Designed to remove our reliance on finite fossil resources, it encourages the use of bioscience and biotechnology to create new...

Imperial and BASF partner to advance innovative form of chemical manufacturing

Imperial College London and chemical company BASF are working in partnership to develop flow chemistry, an innovative approach to chemical production. The technique could allow the chemical industry to manufacture chemicals, for example agrochemical actives,...

Analyse This

How Siemens’ total integrated automation and process solutions with data analytics are helping optimisation of acrylamide and polyacrylamide production at Kemira’s Bradford factory. Challenge Water is one of the most important resources to sustain life, it...

Training via skype to help resolve your bulk materials handing problems

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology is still open for business You may have read that Universities around the UK have closed their campuses, so I want to reassure you that we were...

Why is so much attention being paid to major hazard leadership?

Neil Smith, Head of Workforce Development at Cogent Skills Training Ltd This isn’t a new topic. The Process Safety Leadership Group set out the Principles of Process Safety Leadership addressing this very subject several years ago, and...

Degree apprenticeships: a first class route to building a talent pipeline

Alex Felthouse Managing Director of Eisai Manufacturing Ltd and Science Industry Partnership Board Member Research1 undertaken in support of the Science Industry Partnership (SIP) 2025 Skills Strategy identified that the Medicines Manufacturing Sector, a strategic UK...

The benefits of government apprenticeship reforms to employers

Apprenticeships offer employers large and small a fantastic opportunity to get the skilled workforce they need to grow their business. There are hundreds of thousands of employers up and down the country that are already...

Now is the time to be planning essential training requirements for 2019 that comply...

 The development of the industry training standards for process safety in 2011 provided the opportunity for the Process Safety Management Competence Programme Board and Cogent Skills to develop a suite of courses that allowed...