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North East contributes £75m to UK space sector income

Pic cap 1: Space aces: left to right, Austen Atkinson of Durham-based Lexicon Science, Andy MacPherson of 3DEO and Ralph Dinsley of Alnwick-based NORSS.

THE North East plays a vital role in the thriving UK space sector, according to a Government space industry leader who was speaking at a national conference in Sunderland today (March 28).

Global firm Hosokawa Micron launches state-of-the-art lab facility at Sci-Tech Daresbury

Image: Kathryn Hipkins and Lee Williams

International process technology company Hosokawa Micron Ltd has launched a new state-of-the-art Technical Innovation Centre at leading science and innovation campus Sci-Tech Daresbury. 

Hosokawa Micron is a specialist in development, manufacture and installation of machines for powder and particle processing.

Growing case load for legal firm as Brexit looms

GBS UK Immigration’s Victoria Girsa with thank-you cards from grateful clients. She is pictured in her office at Portsmouth Technopole, the landmark building at Kingston Crescent, just off the M275, and home to 38 companies.  With up to 350 people on site, the centre is an UKSPA member through operator Oxford Innovation and is part of the University of Portsmouth’s innovation centre network.

Discovery Park chairman Martino Picardo shares insight at conferences

Science park leader to talk at UKSPA, Knowledge Exchange meeting & BioIntegrates

Welsh scientist’s sweet discovery could lead to new medicine

A Welsh scientist has discovered a potential new medicine from an extremely rare honey molecule.

Dr Robert Nash, a global leader in the field of phytochemistry, has found a special honey rich in a small and unusual molecule with very specific activity that appears to boost immunity and activate natural anti-tumour responses in the laboratory.

Gymshark and Innovation Birmingham set to lift the region’s small businesses once again

Following the success of the first #LiftYourBusiness campaign, leading Midlands-based sports fitness clothing brand Gymshark is now preparing to launch its next phase of business support for digital tech SMEs innovating in the West Midlands.

 

Kognitiv Spark expands global footprint with UK office at Sci-Tech Daresbury

Kognitiv Spark has announced the opening of their UK office at the national science and innovation campus of Sci-Tech Daresbury. The new office marks the beginning of an expanded global footprint for Kognitiv Spark, and the partnership will enable further product advancements and business growth.

New formula student car makes an entrance

Visitors to the MIRA Technology Institute (MTI) have been greeted by the sight of a unique driverless car currently situated in its lobby.

Oxford Bus Company and the Oxford Science Park form partnership as part of joint drive to improve connectivity

Oxford Bus Company and The Oxford Science Park have formed a partnership to strengthen the PickMeUp on-demand minibus service in the Eastern Arc of the city.

Global procurement services provider chooses Exeter Science Park for growth

Maistro Plc, the AI-powered procurement marketplace for services, has moved to Exeter Science Park.

The move will allow Maistro to continue to expand its team in 2019, following this year’s appointment of Chief Commercial Officer, Neale Pritchard, and the 2018 appointment of Chief Financial Officer, Ian Cleverly. Recruitment in 2019 will continue to focus on building the company’s business development and engineering teams.