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Hydrogen Fuel Economy is on the Rise

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What is our attitude toward global warming? There’s been talks about all sorts of possible future scenarios, one of which is investing in hydrogen fuel. The technology is already out there but how viable is getting the infrastructure ready? The Ghost of Material Handling Past This time one hundred years ago (so that would be around 1919) Towmotor, Clark and …

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Is Mississippi the link between Ford Mustang and Mustang P-51?

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Nearly 80 years ago, in the clear summer skies above our island, the Ford Mustang was being created. This is the story of some surprising co-incidental connections and links between the automotive industry, some extraordinary people and locations, which might add a certain dynamic to your holiday reading. So sit back and relax whilst I take you on an extraordinary …

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Whilst Fighting with Pollution We are Wasting Natural Resource

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Last month we talked about the possibilities of switching heavy industry to greener production methods to reduce the levels of pollution. These are plentiful if the taxes being levied on them would just be reinvested in the technology instead of syphoned off into other irrelevant sustenance. For example, disposing of steel products from motorcars to pallet trucks carry double their weight …

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Artificial Intelligence Explained

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Who knew diesel engined vehicles or even just diesel engines along with some other great mechanical engineering companies would have so much geography in common. Who knew that physics and engineering can make the invisible suddenly visible. What does the word KUKA mean and how does this all fit together and why should anyone even care? The answer is artificial …

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Brexit – The Chance of a Lifetime

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Let’s just stop, stand back for a few minutes and have an objective look at what is about to unfold in March this year, and I mean Brexit. For years now we have had traceability, accountability and transparency across a large range of goods and services. That would include banking and insurance for one, food production for another. Then add …