Archive for October, 2015

2015 Oct – LBBC Technologies hosts Leeds Manufacturing Forum meeting on education

The meeting was held as part of the initiative led by the Leeds Manufacturing Forum to improve the engagement of pupils in secondary schools. A number of SME members of the Forum attended to see how they can assist and offer ways that the pupils can get involved. The overall initiative is to work through the education system, apprenticeships and the forthcoming UTC to increase the number entering manufacturing in the Leeds area.

LBBC Technologies also provided a tour of the design and manufacturing facilities of their new £1.5m facility.

For more on The Leeds Manufacturing Forum please visit the website.

LBBC Technologies hosted a special meeting of Leeds Manufacturing Forum with Leeds Ahead and the Council’s Education Business Partnership and teachers Katie Dye from Brigshaw High School and Bryan Pearce from Swallow Hill Community College.


2015 Oct – LBBC Technologies backdrop for Sheffield City Region devolution deal

Sheffield City Region has agreed a historic devolution deal with the government which will lead to the appointment of a directly-elected mayor who will oversee a range of devolved powers including responsibility over transport budgets; franchised bus services and strategic planning.



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Couldn’t be a better back drop for the signing for Sheffield City Region devolution deal as part of the Northern Powerhouse initiative.  The deal was signed by Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer at the AMRC with Boeing centre in Rotherham in front of LBBC’s Thermoclave equipment.