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

John Hesford Labman News, Projects

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

John Hesford Labman News, Uncategorized

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

Robert Hodgson Labman News

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 …

Labman Sponsored MK1 VW Golf Gti Turbo Round 2 Lydden Hill British Retro Rallycross Championship

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

Labman Automation Just For Fun, Labman News

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 …

Labman are pleased to support Hugs for the Homeless

Robert Hodgson Labman News

Following an appeal from one of our employees, Richie Bullock, the staff at Labman were only too pleased to donate food and warm clothing to Middlesbrough based charity Hugs for the Homeless. Hugs for the Homeless’ is a group put together by six close friends and family members all living in and around Middlesbrough whose aim is to help vulnerable people in the …

Christmas Labman Staff happy group crowd

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everybody at Labman

Robert Hodgson Labman News

  The end of the 2015 is nearly upon us and we can reflect on what has been a busy and successful year for Labman. We have seen the completion of many prestigious projects including; 2 vial filling systems for UK companies to increase production rate, a high throughput automated seed dispensing system for ABRC @ Ohio State University and a system for a …

Race leathers hung up for the final time at Team RBRacing/Labman.

Gerry Johnson RBRacing

Words by Gerry Johnson Well, the adventure is finally over………. Three years of fantastic sport, that couldn’t have happened if it wasn’t for the generosity of Labman Automation. The dream started to hatch (over a few beers probably) during the winter of 2012 – 2013 when son Richy started to get itchy feet with regards to going Motorcycle Road Racing …