November 27, 2015
The Martian

Popular culture boosts engineering

Popular culture boosts engineering Engineering is becoming a main stay in modern movie storytelling, something that will only help with the current skills gap. The Martian, […]
October 21, 2015

What is the Internet of Things?

What is the Internet of Things? The Internet of Things is a trending and evolving term, which describes devices that are able to communicate together via […]
September 15, 2015
STEM Education

Why Investment in STEM Education is Critical

STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. These core subjects underpin many industry sectors like manufacturing and oil and gas, and STEM education […]
June 25, 2015
Angela Merkel and Industry 4.0 Robotics Clear

What is Industry 4.0?

What is Industry 4.0? BCM attended ACHEMA in Frankfurt, Germany last week where industry 4.0 was the hot topic. But does anyone actually know what industry […]
June 8, 2015
Manufacturing PR and what happens at a factory

Good communication is the key differentiator in manufacturing

Recent KPMG surveys focusing on megatrends in manufacturing have repeatedly highlighted the move toward greater transparency and collaboration across the supply chain. Moving away from command and control […]
October 19, 2012

Motek: featuring Blues Brothers and mechatronic birds

Motek, the German trade fair for assembly, handling technology and industrial automation was held last week. The 31st Motek was a healthy show with a wealth […]