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What CKMA has been busy with in 2023

CKMA events

Reece Safety visit: ‘The benefits of lockout, tagout systems in your manufacturing operation’
Recruitment, retention and culture meeting at WYMS with E3 recruitment and DNA Engineering Ltd
Thomas Broadbent & Sons Ltd visit: Introducing new Supply Chain contacts
Chem Resist Ltd visit:  ‘Our continuous improvement journey’
Business Support and Funding meeting with 13 organisations briefly introducing schemes
Associated Utility Services Ltd visit: ‘Innovation, culture and employee-owned trusts’
AGM Focus on Innovation meeting with Jane Scullion, the Leader of Calderdale Council and Innovate UK/Fluere Ltd focusing on practical support and funding for innovation.

Make it in Manufacturing: CKMA school/careers outreach initiative

Our third Design Challenge ‘Teen Space’ brought in fantastic entries from potential engineers and designers of the future raising understanding of design and manufacturing.
CKMA were represented at various careers evenings/mock interview session in secondary schools
CKMA supported a large event for Year 11s and parents in Huddersfield and raised awareness of the varied opportunities in local manufacturing businesses
CKMA supported National Manufacturing Day in conjunction with West Yorkshire Manufacturing Services Ltd and Make UK bringing together local manufacturers to meet teachers and schoolchildren.

Representing members and the industry on the West Yorkshire Mayor’s Manufacturing Advisory Group

… and much more behind the scenes!  Interested in hosting a visit or getting involved?  Contact us via our contact page