Business Stream secures wastewater services contracts at three UK airports

AGS Airports has signed fresh three-year contracts with Scottish water merchant Business Stream for the source of wastewater and water services in Britain for three of its airports. UK-based AGS Airports owns Aberdeen International Airport Glasgow Airport and Southampton Airport. Business Stream has secured a new source contract for Southampton Airport, also has expanded its existing contracts. AGS Airports procurement group head Maureen Jamieson said: “Business Stream’s providers and account management support allow us to deal with the airport’s water systems smoothly and economically. “As a business dedicated to reducing…

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Central heating for cities’ networks share £24m of government funding

Nine councils will be given a share of $24 million for heating network schemes that behave as “central heating for cities”, the Government has declared. The money is the first round of financing from a $320 million pot to encourage district heating systems that can provide cheaper and cleaner heat and warm water to homes and companies. The nine successful councils vary from Sheffield to four London boroughs and demand technology including gas-fired combined heat and power (CHP) plants, an ‘energy from waste’ plant along with a heat pump scheme.…

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Hack Attacks on Wireless Systems and IOT from 40 Miles away

The so-called Internet of Things, its proponents claim, offers many benefits: energy efficiency, technology suitable it might expect exactly what you want , even reduced congestion. Now here is the bad news: Placing a group of wirelessly connected devices in a single region could prove irresistible. Also it can permit them to spread malicious code through the atmosphere, such as, for instance, a flu virus on an airplane. Researchers report in a paper to be made public on Thursday that they’ve uncovered a flaw in a radio technology that’s usually…

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Sales and Profits up at Watson Marlow

At the first half of 2016, earnings within our Steam Specialties business were up 4 pushed by a greater volume of sales in Latin America, especially in Korea and China, and Asia Pacific. M&M Italy which happened in July 2015’s purchase reduced sales. The operating profit margin in our Steam Specialties company was greater at 21.3% organically, compared with 19.2 percent at the first half of this past year, as a result of continuing overhead cost management, lower material costs, the advantages of the steps taken at the first half…

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Technology trends 2016: Augmented Reality and 3D printing

While Augmented reality and 3D printing have both already existed for a while, these two emerging technologies are anticipated to continue hitting the headlines in 2016, according to Gartner Inc. Lots of articles have already discussed about 3D printing truly operates. It’s the procedure for making an electronic file made with CAD (Computer Aided Design) or animation modeling software into a solid thing in the real universe. 3D printing lets you take your ideas from concept into creation. Businesses including HP Inc. and Autodesk are buying into this market and…

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Wales Manufacturing Boom at Risk Unless Brain Drain is Halted

Martyn Ingram, Managing Director of Morgan GRP, safety housings manufacturer Morgan Marine Ltd’s parent company, has warned of grave consequences production unless manufacturing personnel, specialist engineers and calibre graduates can be retained ‘in-house’ , in Wales. The storyline surrounding Welsh manufacturing has been a favorable one lately, with, most recently, the news that Aston Martin could be offered land to build its new SUV in St Athan, which General Dynamics will attract assembly of its new armoured vehicles from Spain into Merthyr Tydfil. Mirroring this, Morgan GRP are currently continuing…

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Vacon Now Part Of The Danfoss Group

Global AC drives maker Vacon is now part of the Danfoss Group. By the end of November, Danfoss got approvals from all the pertinent authorities, and has got more than 90% of Vacon shares and voting rights in Vacon. The combination of Vacon and Danfoss will create one of the top players of the world in the drives market, leveraging the best of both companies. Vesa Laisi will function as President of the new company section named Danfoss Drives. He can also continue as the President and CEO of Vacon.…

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