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Unearthing success

Mole Group Utilities Ltd is a specialist in the development and commercial application of moling technology, used to create pathways for cables, pipes and network links underneath roads, buildings, green spaces and areas of historic value. The company uses unique technologies which allow work to be done without having to excavate, giving access to jobs…
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New conference highlights innovation for clean and sustainable growth

The inaugural Innovation for Clean and Sustainable Growth conference, which was organised by Lancaster University’s award-winning Centre for Global Eco-Innovation team, was held at the University’s Bailrigg campus 19th - 20th September 2019. The two-day event showcased how recent research advances are driving eco-innovation across six key global challenge themes – energy, waste, food, water,…
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A force to be reckoned with

With huge growth expected in the next 18 months and recent successes at the Automotive Alliance Awards, Force Technology is racing to the top. Based in Blackpool, Force Technology aims to be the world’s most technically advanced and innovative spring manufacturer. Novel product designs and precision manufacturing enables Force to produce high quality, high duty…
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Reducing single use plastic

A joint working group on single use plastics, set up by the Centre for Global Eco-innovation, brings together sustainability and retail experts from the university with representatives from Lancaster City Council and local businesses Atkinsons Coffee and Stephensons Dairy. The latest in a series of initiatives involves replacing milk in plastic containers with milk in…
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