Tag Archives: manufacturing

Company profile: The Tech Dept

A new name, a new approach and a new focus on Sheffield. We chatted to The Tech Dept to see how it’s all going.

You might not have heard of The Tech Dept. Despite being based in Sheffield for 15 years, the company has kept a relatively low profile in the city, building its success in London with clients including the World Wildlife Fund and John Lewis. We caught up with Dan Kirby, co-founder and CEO, to find out

How can the region’s manufacturers keep up with new technologies?

Culture and skills are the biggest barriers to technology adoption, according to manufacturing and digital experts.

DMM is the AMRC’s campaign to connect our digital community to manufacturing businesses. The ‘Breakfast & Bytes’ session at Kollider in Sheffield, in partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs, focussed on how to upskill workforces and explained the funding available for the adoption of Industry 4.0, with presentations from software developer Razor, large-scale engineering company Tinsley

Episode 34: Jonathan Bray and Jamie Hinton on how exciting things happen when digital meets manufacturing

How Razor came to work with the AMRC on groundbreaking manufacturing projects – and why you should too.

Download the mp3 file Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe to the RSS feed In the latest episode of the Sheffield Digital Podcast we interview Jonathan Bray, Deputy Head of Digital at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), and Jamie Hinton, CEO of Sheffield digital technology company, Razor. Jonathan and Jamie tell the story of how Razor

Hydra Creative makes Prolific North shortlist for manufacturing expertise

Sheffield digital agency shortlisted in Prolific North’s inaugural Tech Awards.

The awards are designed to celebrate and reward the very best tech companies across the north and will culminate in an awards ceremony as part of Tech Show North. We caught up with the Hydra Creative team to dig a little deeper into their submission, their work with the manufacturing sector and the research that