Press Releases

UKITA member's apprentice wins Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

Feb 26, 2015 16:03 GMT UK IT Association UKITA members TDM Wyre Academy delivered the Gold Standard IT Apprenticeship scheme for Luke Carrier, who has won the Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

Recharge appoints Darius Snieckus as new Editor-in-Chief

Feb 17, 2015 10:00 GMT Recharge 12th February 2015, Oslo: Norwegian media group NHST is pleased to announce the appointment of Darius Snieckus to the post of Editor-in-Chief of Recharge, its international renewable-energy news platform.


ÅF acquires strategic automotive competences

Feb 10, 2015 07:25 GMT ÅF ÅF acquires LeanNova Engineering with 200 employees based in Trollhättan, Gothenburg, Coventry and Shanghai. Together, ÅF and LeanNova form the leading and most complete automotive engineering services provider in Sweden.

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

Nov 12, 2014 13:08 GMT UK IT Association Four years ago, Pete Jacobs from Active Communications, Coventry, was quoted as saying ‘I’m looking forward to our next milestone of twenty five years, then I can say did we really achieve all that?’

Nov 06, 2014 11:27 GMT UK IT Association UKITA Chair Helen Brewster is behind a Kickstarter campaign to raise £18,000 to launch an online platform to help carers plan, communicate and share the care of an unwell loved one. The innovative software solution has been developed to reduce the stress, anxiety, fatigue and geographical & social isolation when caring for someone.

Nov 05, 2014 15:29 GMT Momentum Pensions Momentum Pensions Group, one of the world’s leading QROPS providers with offices in Malta, Gibraltar and the Isle of Man, today announced the completion of the acquisition of a strategic stake in North-West based pension business, Calderwood Pensions Limited (“Calderwood”). This comes after receipt of the necessary regulatory approval from the Financial Conduct Authority.

Lesjöfors enters US market following acquisition

Oct 28, 2014 14:22 GMT Lesjöfors AB Lesjöfors AB has purchased the spring operations of Sandvik Materials Technology – a leading manufacturer in the US market. The company focuses on power springs and revenue of about MSEK 100. The acquisition opens up a new market and provides the opportunity for support to existing customers.

ÅF acquires ITECO

Oct 27, 2014 10:03 GMT ÅF ÅF acquires 100 % of the shares of Iteco Engineering Ltd and strengthen the service portfolio in the field of small hydro power plants, irrigation and road & bridges.

Expo gets on board with Diversified

Jul 02, 2014 11:24 BST Diversified Communications UK Diversified Communications UK is delighted to announce the acquisition of Expo Management for an undisclosed sum. Expo Management organise three market leading events – the biennial Euro Bus Expo exhibition, Coach and Bus Live, and Best of Britain & Ireland, which all take place at the NEC, Birmingham.

TDM Wyre Academy to offer Tech Industry Gold apprenticeships

Jun 24, 2014 16:56 BST UK IT Association TDM Wyre Academy is delighted to announce that it will be licensed to offer Tech Industry Gold apprenticeships, the employer-designed apprenticeship programmes that equip young people with the skills for a career in technology.