Whale-come To Labfest 2023: Beach Party

Katie Simpson Uncategorized

This year’s Labfest is done and dusted, but the memories will remain for a very long time! Typically, Labfest is our most lively event of the year and this one was no different, with plenty of people enjoying our slip ‘n’ slide, volleyball competition, scrapheap challenge, surf machine, and sandcastle building competition. The live band, Robbie and the Near Misses, …

The Collaborative Formulator by Labman

Labman’s smartest automation yet; The Collaborative Formulator

Katie Simpson Uncategorized

A series of recent collaborative robotic systems, designed and built by Labman for a confidential, multinational customer are the latest in our portfolio to raise the bar for laboratory automation to become more intuitive than ever. From the ground up, the systems have been designed with the ultimate goal of maximising their effectiveness in the lab by taking automation to …

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Labfest 2021 – party in the USA

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After a year and half of Covid-ness we’d all rather forget, everyone at Labman was super ready to let their hair down for our annual summer knees-up, Labfest! Following on from previous events, this year, Labman looked across the pond to our good friends and neighbours, America, for inspiration for our USA party. From the huge array of slow-cooked meats …

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Labman to Create the Formulation Engine at the University of Liverpool’s Materials Innovation Factory

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The Formulation Engine Labman is proud to announce a major order worth £2.5M to develop the Formulation Engine at the University of Liverpool’s Materials Innovation Factory. Due to open in 2017, the University of Liverpool’s Materials innovation Factory is a £68 million facility set to revolutionise materials science research and development by drawing together world-leading, multi-disciplinary research expertise, unparalleled technical …

NHS Bright Ideas Awards

Labman announced as Finalist in the NHS Bright Ideas in Health Awards

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On the 11th June, 2016 NHS Innovations revealed the finalists in the North for their Bright Ideas in Health Awards. Labman is delighted to announce that we are amongst this final number, specifically in the Innovative Medical Technology or Device category. Inventors and medical professionals from across the NHS and the technology world have submitted a huge variety of proposals …

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Labman proud winners of the Apprenticeship Award at the North East Business Awards 2016

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Labman are delighted to be crowned winners of the Apprenticeship Award at the grand final of the North East Business Awards 2016. In front of a record crowd of over 600 guests including guest speaker Olympic skeleton champion Amy Williams, Labman were victorious despite facing stiff competition from Dawson & Sanderson and Keepmoat Homes. Whittled down from the 67 entered across …

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An eventful weekend for Bowes Racing and Labman at the British Rallycross Championship Round 2

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The second round of the MSA British Rallycross Championship at Lydden Hill was a little more successful than the first but not without it’s incidents. The team went down on the Saturday morning along with Steve the Labman race mechanic,  all packed and excited for the weekend. Once down there we set up and gave the cars a good clean. Then it was …

An engineer’s guide to building an Igloo

Robert Hodgson Just For Fun, Labman News, Uncategorized

Written by Tom Smith (Labman Senior Project Leader and Intrepid Explorer!) For over 37 years Labman Automation has prided itself on building state of the art custom robotic systems but what many people don’t know is that Labman has also been at the cutting edge of igloo design and building for the past three years! Now, when people think igloo …