Sheffield-based Mechan continues to be a key equipment manufacturer and supplier to Manchester's home of high speed trains, the Alstom Traincare Centre.
Sheffield Chamber of Commerce today commented on the government's decision to approve the construction of a new runway at Heathrow Airport, Raising some concerns about the decision to construct a third runway, Executive Director Richard Wright, said "There is no doubt the country needs more capacity, particularly in the South East, so its good that this project has moved a step forward.
Doncaster Sheffield Airport has welcomed the Government recommendation that London Heathrow should be the preferred location for additional south east capacity.
On Friday 16th September Sheffield-based Software Company 3Squared welcomed the Lord Lieutenant, Mr Andrew Coombe, the Queen's representative in South Yorkshire, to present the citation and scroll to staff to mark their achievement of the Queen's Award for innovation.
A three-year programme to encourage innovation within businesses across the Sheffield City Region (SCR) is underway as part of a joint initiative between Sheffield Hallam University and the University of Sheffield.
Ground-breaking research into affordable housing has revealed that almost a third of tenants at a prominent housing group are at risk of not being able to afford their rent.
South Yorkshire based business, Premium Beverages Ltd has announced an agreement with Weston Park Cancer Charity in Sheffield, aimed at raising money for the charity organisation.