Scotland ‘gets’ the circular economy

(SCOTLAND) A multi-million pound fund to support manufacturing companies advance their circular economy ideas has been launched in Scotland. The £18 million pot - which will be managed by Zero Waste Scotl...

New robot does the simple things well

(USA) Robots can struggle with picking up everyday items like bottles or shoes. But now a team from UC Berkeley has built DexNet 2.0 - a nimble robot that can move simple objects around with a rather impr...

Manufacturers turning to industrial robots

|29 September 2016| Germany European manufacturers are leading the way in adopting robotics technology into their factories. The International Federation of Robotics (IFR) forecasts that manufacturers ...

A national culture of innovation

Scottish Enterprise (SE) has revealed that companies will achieve an additional £658 million in revenue over the next three years, through its innovation support during 2014/15. This has more than doubled compa...