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    EU Automotive Leaders Unite To Say “No” To ‘No Deal’ Brexit

    • Europe’s leading automotive representatives warn of catastrophic consequences of a ‘no deal’ Brexit. • Barrier-free trade crucial for continued success of the deeply integrated pan-European auto sector. • Application of WTO tariffs on cars and vans could mean €5.7bn bill for EU/UK industry and consumers. • Sector calls for no-deal to be ruled out […]

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    NAA Update: Be prepared for ALL Brexit scenarios

    The NAA’s guide to the latest information to help automotive companies with Brexit is included in this month’s update, but away from the B word, there’s good news in the form of the thriving low carbon automotive industry that was showcased at the Cenex LCV show, and have you booked your seat at the Northern […]

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    NAA Awards: Get ready… for an entertaining evening at the 2019 NAA Awards Dinner – book your table now!

    The NAA Awards Dinner is the Northern Automotive networking opportunity of the year, so make sure you’ve booked a seat! The event takes place on Thursday 7November at the Mere near Knutsford in Cheshire, and due to overwhelming positive feedback, our Master of Ceremonies and guest speaker this year is once again Robert Llewellyn, so […]

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    In the Driving Seat: Adrian Adair, Group COO, Morson

    Here’s your chance to find out more about Adrian Adair, Group COO of Morson, including his best motoring moment, which may involve a Vauxhall Nova 1.2-litre… NameAdrian Adair CompanyMorson PositionGroup COO Apart from thatStrategic Advisor – Girls Network Association with NAAStrategic Partner. Successfully recruited NAA’s CEO, Rowan Egan. Supporting other NAA members with strategy and […]

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    NAA New Member Profile: Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC)

    The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), which originated in Sheffield, has established a new North West base in the centre of Preston and will move into a purpose-built facility on the Samlesbury Enterprise Zone in March 2021. As a world class centre for advanced manufacturing the AMRC has expertise in machining, automation, robotics, digitally assisted […]

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    NAA Member News: Autac’s MD takes on Everest in fight against breast cancer

    Macclesfield-based Autac Products Ltd’s Managing Director David Lowe will be taking on the challenge of a lifetime on 9 November when he treks to the Base Camp of Mount Everest in support of Prevent Breast Cancer… A challenge that is particularly personal since it is in memory of his wife’s sister Julie. David explains why […]

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    NAA Member News: Briggs Automotive Company Cuts Design-to-Manufacture Time of Air Intake for New BAC Mono R Supercar

    Briggs Automotive Company (BAC), the British manufacturer of the recently launched Mono R, and 3D printing leader, Stratasys, today reveal the impact additive manufacturing is having on the design and production of the latest edition to the BAC elite supercar offering. When faced with detrimental delays to the design process of an essential airbox, the […]

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    NAA Member News: The Virtual Engineering Centre – Supporting the Development of the Future Digital Workforce

    The Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) aims to inspire, empower and connect young scientists and engineers in the Liverpool City Region and beyond by stimulating the communication of their ideas, research and opinions – making them ready to answer tomorrow’s toughest challenges and solve complex real-world problems through the application of digital toolsets… Read more This […]

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    Industry News: UK car production falls 20% in first six months as new data reveals £330 million ‘no deal’ mitigation bill

    UK car manufacturing falls by a fifth in first half of 2019, with June decline marking 13 consecutive months of negative growth, and new data reveals £330 million cost of EU departure mitigation measures, underscoring the need for a Brexit deal… British car manufacturing output fell by more than a fifth in the first half […]

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    Industry News: Preparing for EU Exit – guidance for the automotive supply chain

    The future for the UK automotive industry is still very uncertain due to Brexit, below we have listed a number of sources of information that may help with any questions you may have about Brexit… To support companies preparing for the UK’s exit from the EU, including a potential exit without an agreement, a range […]

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