Tech news tagged ‘manufacturing industry’

Only Connect: Harwin UK investing £1m in their Portsmouth branch

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.There was good news this week as Harwin, the UK connector manufacturer, announced a £1m investment in their Portsmouth plant to…

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Only Connect: On Good Use of Multimedia #2

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.For those of you who are familiar with my Blogs you’ll know I am a big fan of companies that…

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Only Connect: On Far-East sub-contract manufacturing

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.A top 5 things to avoid when using the Far-East to build your cables: 1: Too much focus on priceThat…

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Only Connect: On education in electronics

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.They say that if you always run your car on empty eventually it wall cause damage to the engine and cost…

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Only Connect: Workshop tools and cool, cute videos

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.As an end of term edition of my Blog I am going to give you my list to Santa for tooling…

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Only Connect: CCA Conductors in Ethernet Cables

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.As first reported by my colleagues over the pond @ www.interconnectionworld.com, the FIA have released a white paper on the…

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Only Connect: New product design – InfiniBand CXP 12x QDR standard

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.Just when you thought we could not go any faster TE Connectivity goes ahead and produces the all new and improved…

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Only Connect: HDMI Connections a simple guide

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.Have you ever wondered what the different versions of HDMI are and if they work together and mover over which are…

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Only Connect: New investment in the motor industry’s high-end

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.According to a recent announcement, Silverstone race track will gain its own technical college to specialise in engineering.Set up with…

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Only Connect: The Eco Award goes to…? (Going Green #8)

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has over 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly.One thing that is good about big companies is their responsibility to society and, more specifically for the purpose of this…

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