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News Category: Technology, Innovation and Research

Innovation for the Circular Economy

Russell Crow, Tinsley Bridge Engineering and Development Director, describes how the long-term partnership with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Center has grown in 20 years, how this is moving the business forward and how this is accelerating product innovation.


Developing the Green Economy

Industry 4.0 Project Drives Green Economy

Tinsley Bridge have teamed up with The University of Sheffield and Sheffield Engineering Leadership Academy (SELA) in an innovation project. Digital technology was introduced to reduce energy use during the manufacture of automotive suspension components, and to help deliver a green economy for the Sheffield City Region.


Nuclear Power

Grade 1 Nuclear Project Completed

A highly complex project to manufacture a set of large machined fabrications has just been completed by Tinsley Bridge. The work has taken more than 12 months and is the company's first major project for the high-end Nuclear engineering market.


Tinsley Bridge fabricate retractable roof components for Wimbledon No.1 Court

Roof Components for Wimbledon No.1 Court

The first components have been manufactured at Tinsley Bridge for the All England Lawn Tennis Club’s new retractable roof. The massive fabrications will form the roof hinge assembly in a contract for SCX, the Sheffield firm who built the existing Centre Court retractable roof. The No.1 Court roof is due to be installed in time for The Championships in 2019.


Ulitmax Slideway Tyzack

The Ultimate in Precision

After 20 years of extensive use, a pair of Machine Tool Slideways have been returned to Tyzack Machine Knives for refurbishment.



Innovation Award for SOMI

The 2016 Northern Auto Alliance (NAA) Awards were held in Manchester, this year. The awards showcase excellence and advances in vehicle manufacture and supply chain logistics, in the region. Over 270 member organisations were represented at the dinner and the keynote speaker was Lawrence Davies MBE, CEO of the Automotive Investment Organisation (AIO).