Midlands manufacturers complain they are being locked out of NHS PPE contracts

A consortium of Midlands businesses has slammed the UK Government for providing what it has labelled ‘inadequate and inappropriate’ Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) sourced from abroad during the Coronavirus crisis and is calling for Ministers to stop overlooking UK manufacturers that have both the capacity and capability to produce vital equipment. The Midlands PPE Collective…

Potential medical device industry benefits for Mauritius & UK

Medilink UK, Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce and the Economic Development Board Mauritius recently came together to discuss potential mutual benefits for the UK and Mauritius economy through medical device manufacturing. Mauritius has built a well-developed medical devices industry that produces a wide range of highly sophisticated products and this sector is expected to play a…

New to 2019 – Medical Device Engineering zone at the Advanced Engineering Show, 30 & 31 October, NEC

Advanced Engineering launches a brand new show zone for 2019, Medical Device Engineering, focusing on the engineering requirements of current and future medical/biomedical devices & components. Dedicated to the technology inherent within high performance medical device design and manufacturing, Medical Device Engineering is the new national event to launch on the Advanced Engineering floor. OEMs,…