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The New Manufacturing

UK Manufacturing has been under heavy pressure for decades but now there are signs of resurgence. Peter Day reports from Britain's former steel capital, Sheffield, on what it takes to survive and prosper in an intensely globalising world.

Producer: Sandra Kanthal.

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30 minutes

Last on

Sun 6 Apr 2014 21:30

Contributors to this programme

Adrian Allen

Commercial Director, University of Sheffield Advance Manufacturing Research Centre



Tim Chapman

Communications  Director,  University of Sheffield Advance Manufacturing Research Centre



Mark Kirby

Technical Director, Technicut


Dr Gareth Morgan

Managing Director, Advance Manufacturing Limited



Phil Harpham

Group Manager, Siemens



Craig Berry

Research Fellow, Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute, University of Sheffield


Gordon Macrae and Hugh Facey



Magna Centre



David Grey

Group Managing Director, OSL Holdings


David Hall

CEO Polypipe



Alison Bettac

Training Director, Advance Manufacturing Research Centre








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