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Outstanding achievement for Bosch Rexroth’s Glenrothes site

Bosch Rexroth’s Glenrothes manufacturing site has been presented an award for outstanding achievement by industry association, Scottish Engineering. The manufacturer of hydraulic motors exports in excess of 95 per cent of its products worldwide, something that has also been recognised

17 Aug 2016

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Festo appoints Eliza Rawlings as UK Managing Director

Festo, BFPA member and leading supplier of automation equipment, has appointed Eliza Rawlings as its UK Managing Director. Festo is committed to helping customers maximise productivity and competitiveness through its industrial factory and process automation solutions. In her new role,

16 Aug 2016

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JCB Academy Awards- 2016 BFPA Award Winners

Based in Rocester, near the JCB World Headquarters, the JCB Academy is an exciting school for students from the age of 14 who are interested in business and engineering. This unique school, which opened in September 2010, is focused on

02 Aug 2016

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Gates Awarded Defence Standard

Earlier this year, BFPA member Gates became the first hydraulic hose manufacturer to receive approval under the Defence Standard 47/32 issue 02 – Type 1 & 2, enabling a specific range of their premium hose products, couplings and assemblies to

26 Jul 2016

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Flowtechnology UK Announces New Managing Director

Following a 6 month period as acting MD, Flowtechnology UK announced the official appointment of John Farmer as Managing Director for the Company on 18th July 2016. Previously a time served Engineer for a Foundry owned by Parker Hannifin, John

21 Jul 2016

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P.J Tooling Ltd joins the BFPA as an Associate Member

P. J. Tooling Limited, based in Warwick, have joined the BFPA as an Associate member. The company designs, manufactures and refurbishes cutting tools used in the production of hydraulic components and manifolds. For more details about P. J. Tooling, please

13 Jul 2016

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Paul Kerfoot appointed Sales Director EAMA industrial at Gates

Paul Kerfoot has recently been appointed as Sales Director EMEA Industrial for Gates Europe. Paul has an extensive background in the Industrial Sector and many years experience in the Industrial Distribution and Industrial OEM market world-wide. Paul previously worked for

13 Jul 2016

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