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29 December 2018
Productivity – A Personal Journey and Observations

Next time you’re at a round table discussion or a panel discussion, say the word productivity and you are likely to hear lots of opinions on the topic. What I am about to tell you here is my personal journey and the st...

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23 October 2018
Mastery of Failure – The Key to Success

Have you failed at anything at any point of time? I have, and I believe most of us, if not all of us, have at some point, failed! However, our failures as people is not we’re talking about here. We’re talking of a di...

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the future of maufacturing 22 August 2018
The Changing Face of Manufacturing

Manufacturing. What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you see or hear this word? Cambridge dictionary defines manufacturing thus: The process of producing goods in large numbers.  Oxford dictionary...

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12 August 2018
Innovation Singularities

A few days ago, I attended the Factories of the Future expo at Manchester Central. The day after that I was at another manufacturing event at Old Trafford football ground, where one of the speakers quoted what, according...

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5 August 2018
Innovation Cycle – Evaluate

From hunter-gatherers and settlers and colonisers to space explorers and social media champions, our human race has travelled quite a distance. A large part of this journey has been possible due to the innovative and inv...

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28 July 2018
The Six E’s of Innovation

Last summer, I had the pleasure of attending a Knowledge Transfer Network event at Manchester Metropolitan University. Whilst the main speaker from Innovate UK was talking the delegates through the Design Foundations con...

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22 July 2018
The Importance of STEM Education

Early this year I was asked if Equitus could attend a STEM event organised by the STEM Transpennine Hub at a school in Oldham, Manchester. I immediately said I would, even though I had very little time for preparation; t...

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15 July 2018
A Better Engineered World

When we decided to form Equitus Engineering Limited, we set out with a vision; to consistently deliver efficient and effective solutions to engineering problems and to establish and continue a heritage of excellent engin...

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15 July 2018
Unit Cube Methodology

Early on in my engineering career, when I was doing a lot of simulations and numerical modelling, I got introduced to this concept of the ‘Unit Cube Approach’. I found this particularly useful whilst trying to unders...

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