Encouraging automation uptake
23 January 2013
Laidler Associates, part of TÃœV SÃœD Product Service, is lending its support to the new Automating Manufacturing Programme, managed by the British Automation and Robot Association (BARA), a PPMA Group Association. The
The programme, which has recently been awarded £600,000 by the government to fund activities, has commenced with immediate effect until 31st March 2013 and aims to encourage the uptake of automation among UK manufacturers.
The key objective of the programme is to help UK manufacturers increase their competitive edge and gain from the benefits offered by automation, including increased productivity, reduced waste and greater profitability.