Lucy Fox Wins Apprenticeship Award

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Lucy started working at Labman in June 2017, almost 2 years ago.  Lucy came to us with a first class BSc (Hons) in Forensic Science but preferred to be hands on with a curiosity and passion for engineering. Lucy’s journey Lucy spent a year learning our systems and getting really involved in the electrical side of engineering and decided she …

Labman sponsor the inter-village quiz championship

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We’re proud to work in a fantastic area of North Yorkshire, Seamer. Jo, sales lead at Labman, recently took part in the Seamer inter-village quiz which Labman sponsored. Seamer again competed in the inter-village quiz championship on 16 March hosted (in true Eurovision style) by last year’s winner Middleton St George. A big thank you to Labman for kindly sponsoring …

International Women’s Day

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Amy Nixon has been with us at Labman for 6 years now and recently met up with Joy Fletcher, a previous summer intern and new graduate employee.  Amy can tell you all about their day and what it meant to them to be involved and help celebrate For this international women’s day, I joined Teesside university for an inspirational day …

Labman works with Stokesley School’s career enrichment day

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Matt Fitzgerald, a year-in-industry intern at Labman, along with his colleague Lucy Fox, visited Stokesley School to help with their career enrichment day. Matt tells us more…. I love tiny humans. They make me laugh and seeing their brains click as they get excited and learn new things itself is exciting, especially if you’re the one doing the teaching. Lucy …

Labman employees climb to the top

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Gideon Harrison, one of our apprentice robot technicians, reports back on the climbing antics Labman employees get up to.  Climbing is enjoyed by many here at Labman, we have our own indoor wall which is regularly used during lunch breaks along with our ongoing climbing competitions.           After work, some week nights, we venture further afield to various climbing walls around …

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Labman apprentice leads the way

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Arthur Harding, one of our software apprentices, reports back on his week of leading his team at the Rotary Club Youth Leadership Awards – go on Arthur. Last August I spent a week at the Kingsway Centre in Middleton-on-Teesdale, and I can safely say it was the most fun week of work I’ve ever had. Labman sponsored me to take …

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Labfest: The Golden Years

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An abundance of wigs, flares, peace signs and classic tunes; this year saw Labman enter The Golden Years for an epic summer party with a good twist of retro. Now in its fourth year, Labfest is quickly becoming a solid highlight in the Labman calendar for both staff, as well as friends and families.    A group of dedicated volunteers …

Introducing Labman Software

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At Labman we’ve built our business on developing bespoke robotics systems based on a deep understanding of our customers’ needs. We are excited to announce today that we are now bringing this expertise to developing custom software solutions – Labman Software. This newest member of the Labman family will focus on developing custom, open and connected software that fits with …

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Code Club Calls In

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Labman were happy to host Code Club last week – a nationwide network of volunteers and educators who run free coding clubs for young people aged 9-13.  The sounds of engineering were added to by the coos and chatter of 11 young developers as they took a tour of the facility. The Labman team set up some interactive tasks for …