Sheffield City Region is set to partner the world's largest aerospace company, Boeing, in a multi-million pound investment, bringing new jobs and providing the region's businesses with new supply chain opportunities, subject to contract agreement.
Local businesses are being urged to tell Government what they think of its recently-launched Industrial Strategy and other issues that affect them day to day and win free flights to Paris.
Boeing has announced that it plans to open a new £20m production facility in Sheffield to manufacture high-tech components for it's next-generation aircraft.
An award winning Sheffield Hallam University scheme that develops students' skills through projects with local businesses and charity organisations has contributed an estimated £1.
Boeing Sheffield will be first Boeing manufacturing facility in Europe New multi-million-pound production facility will be built alongside the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing (AMRC) Boeing to initiate a major research and development programme with the AMRC to develop new manufacturing techniques that can be applied in the Boeing Sheffield facility The University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre's (AMRC) co-founder Boeing is to open a brand new manufacturing facility alongside the AMRC in Sheffield.
A racing event spearheaded by hlw Keeble Hawson has boosted support for Changing Lives a charity which provides specialist support for socially excluded and vulnerable people.
Commenting on the granting of Royal Assent to the legislation for the first phase of HS2, Jane Gratton, Infrastructure Fellow at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: -Business communities will be glad to see the bill pass its final obstacle in parliament at long last, but want construction on the line to begin without delay.