PopMuse: Industrials and Manufacturing Sectors http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Formula One takes axe to emissions in quest for sponsors https://www.ft.com/content/8c91bec6-0499-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca https://www.ft.com/content/8c91bec6-0499-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:01:36 UTC Industrials Grand Prix to become carbon neutral in bid to lure new audience http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Boeing shares jump after update on 737 Max progress https://www.ft.com/content/85130638-04a7-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd https://www.ft.com/content/85130638-04a7-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd Mon, 11 Nov 2019 20:43:10 UTC Industrials Company said it was ‘possible’ jet deliveries to airline customers could begin in December http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ A buyer for British Steel is welcome but what’s Jingye’s strategy? | Nils Pratley https://www.theguardian.com/business/nils-pratley-on-finance/2019/nov/11/a-buyer-for-british-steel-is-welcome-but-whats-jingyes-strategy https://www.theguardian.com/business/nils-pratley-on-finance/2019/nov/11/a-buyer-for-british-steel-is-welcome-but-whats-jingyes-strategy Mon, 11 Nov 2019 19:15:19 UTC Nils Pratley at Manufacturing sector | The Guardian It’s hard to see why the Chinese firm wants to take over a loss-making business in a tough marketHalf the woes for steelmakers in Britain derive from dumping into world markets by Chinese producers, or so we have been told for a couple of decades. So it is a strange sort of rescue for British Steel that ownership should pass to a little-known Chinese conglomerate, Jingye, offering a vague promise to invest a large sum.Any buyer is better than none, of course, since the effects of irreversible closure of the Scunthorpe steelworks would be appalling. Top of the list would be 4,000 jobs, with another 20,000 in the supply chain. Then there would be the huge environmental clean-up costs. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ British Steel/Jingye: mortal coil https://www.ft.com/content/e45107b0-2fb8-4504-a5c6-9874a70feb45 https://www.ft.com/content/e45107b0-2fb8-4504-a5c6-9874a70feb45 Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:04:50 UTC Industrials The Chinese company is buying into the troubled industry to spread risks http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Timeline: the turbulent life of British Steel https://www.ft.com/content/774a4c74-7ba3-11e9-81d2-f785092ab560 https://www.ft.com/content/774a4c74-7ba3-11e9-81d2-f785092ab560 Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:01:19 UTC Industrials UK company has faced many challenges over long history in state and private ownership http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 'Uncertainty has been a nightmare': UK businesses on the economy https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/nov/11/brexit-uk-business-economy-film-and-tv-housebuilding-manufacturing https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/nov/11/brexit-uk-business-economy-film-and-tv-housebuilding-manufacturing Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:06:41 UTC Phillip Inman and Mark Sweney at Manufacturing sector | The Guardian Business figures from film and TV, housebuilding and manufacturing discuss how their firms are doingThe UK has avoided recession after official figures showed the economy growing by 0.3% in the third quarter of the year. We talk to businesses in key sectors about their view of the economy’s performance. Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ China clean energy car slowdown deepens https://www.ft.com/content/bd328c9a-0462-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd https://www.ft.com/content/bd328c9a-0462-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:36:31 UTC Industrials Sales of electric and hybrid vehicles plunge as subsidies and economic gloom put brakes on market http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Will Trump stick to his guns over US tariffs on auto imports? https://www.ft.com/content/5c49f942-0465-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca https://www.ft.com/content/5c49f942-0465-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:43:28 UTC Industrials Deadline approaches for president to decide whether to impose curbs very few people want http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ British Steel rescued by Chinese group Jingye https://www.ft.com/content/dc87594a-0462-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca https://www.ft.com/content/dc87594a-0462-11ea-9afa-d9e2401fa7ca Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:46:29 UTC Industrials Deal expected to save thousands of jobs at UK’s second-largest steelmaker http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Robots help increase safety on oil rigs https://www.ft.com/content/dc0e1834-e386-11e9-b8e0-026e07cbe5b4 https://www.ft.com/content/dc0e1834-e386-11e9-b8e0-026e07cbe5b4 Mon, 11 Nov 2019 05:10:03 UTC Industrials Gulf of Mexico accident prompts intense look at how automation can remove hazards http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/