News and resources for machine builders is the UK’s focused website where machine builders find information about products, services and systems for machinery and industrial automation. It provides suppliers with a free-of-charge route to market.

The website is updated daily with news and articles, published on the following subjects:

  • Aluminium framework systems
  • Bearings
  • Electric motors & actuators, gearmotors and linear motors
  • Electronic components
  • Energy efficiency
  • Events and education
  • Fastening and joining
  • Fluid handling
  • Hand tools
  • Hydraulics
  • Industrial drives
  • Industrial networking
  • Industry news
  • Legislation, regulations and standards
  • Machine control
  • Machine vision systems and components
  • Machinery safety
  • Marking, coding and labelling
  • Materials
  • Mechanical positioners, indexers and X-Y tables
  • Motion control
  • Oils, greases, lubricants and cutting fluids
  • Panel building, switchgear and electrical equipment
  • Parts feeders
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Pneumatics
  • Power transmission
  • Publishing
  • Robotics
  • Sensors, transducers and instrumentation
  • Services and processes
  • Software
  • Springs, knobs, feet and miscellaneous hardware

Information is sourced from manufacturers, distributors, industry bodies and qualified experts. The site is updated daily. concentrates on new developments, interesting applications and the latest advances in the field of machine and systems building. The site also provides expert commentary on how machines are being designed and built for specific industry sectors. Further, it provides invaluable guidance on product selection, explores industry issues and unravels the implications of relevant legislation.

Editorial Policy is owned by The Engineering Network Ltd. A key partner and shareholder in the business is Publisher Mark Newby, a 38 year veteran of engineering magazine publishing and exhibitions. Leading titles he has published or managed since 1982 include OEM Design Magazine, Design Products & Applications, Processing, Panel Building, Electrical Products, and Automation. Mark also launched and owned FAST Magazine and the acclaimed FAST Exhibitions.

Former editor Jonathan Severn has written the Guide to the New Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, of which over 9000 copies have been distributed worldwide, and remains head of the Editorial Standards Panel overseeing the independence and high standards for which is rightly acclaimed. is updated daily and as a result has become the first port of call for many UK machine builders seeking trustworthy news, views and new product information coupled with details of fresh application successes. Its resource pages offer machine builders easy access to a comprehensive selection of relevant suppliers.

All editorial published at appears on merit alone and is included on the site free of any charges.

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