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Final Project Report - Redistributing Material Supply

PET bottles collected for recycling are ground into flakes. The yield of this process is in the range of 40% – 75%, depending on the amount of contamination in the waste stream. Part of this contamination is caused by the product itself such as glue, labels and caps of the bottles and potential residual liquid. Another part is caused by

Actived: Wednesday Apr 21, 2021

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The alumni interviews: MET over lunch

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Nov 10, 2015  · After graduating from PET, Jonathan became a management consultant, first with the Boston Consulting Group and then McKinsey. He then went to Bass PLC, where he was Divisional Director running various drinks, gaming and retailing business units before becoming the CEO of Access Self Storage, a private equity-backed property company.

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IfM News and Features

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jonathan Duck took the Production Engineering Tripos (PET) 1981-1983, when it was only in its third year. It was renamed the Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) soon after. Find out more. IfM ECS helps to unlock huge opportunities for specialist metals fabricator Stainless Metalcraft

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IFM Education - Institute for Manufacturing (IfM)

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jonathan Duck took the Production Engineering Tripos (PET) 1981-1983, when it was only in its third year. It was renamed the Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) soon after. Getting creative in the kitchen. In 2003 Richard Joseph set up Joseph Joseph, the innovative kitchenware company, with his twin brother Anthony. It now has a turnover of ...

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Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) Degree - University ...

Posted: (0 seconds ago) MET. MET is an option for the final two years of the Cambridge Engineering degree that develops and applies engineering knowledge in a business context. The course prepares students to be leaders of business and technology firms. It provides a thorough grounding in management and manufacturing technologies, together with an understanding of the ...

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History of manufacturing at Cambridge

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The Department of Engineering responded with a proposal, which was accepted, to establish the Production Engineering Tripos (PET). This was a first for Cambridge: it allowed engineering students to specialise for their last two years in learning about manufacturing both from an engineering and a management perspective.

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) 1979-1981 l 1980-1982 | 1981-1983 | 1982-1984 | 1983-1985 | 1984-1986 | 1985-1987 | 1986-1988 | 1987-1989 | 1988-1990 | 1989-1991 | 1990-1992 | 1991-1993 | 1992-1994 ...

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IfM Alumni Network

Posted: (0 seconds ago) IfM Alumni Network. The network is intended for those who have been associated with the IfM as: MET (Manufacturing Engineering Tripos) formerly PET (Production Engineering Tripos) ISMM - MPhil in Industrial Systems, Manufacture and Management. ACDMM/ACPMM - Advanced Course in Design/Production, Manufacture and Management.

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IfM Insights

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jonathan Duck took the Production Engineering Tripos (PET) 1981-1983, when it was only in its third year. It was renamed the Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) soon after. The alumni interviews: Susan Long & Abi Bush.

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News - Centre for Industrial Sustainability

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jonathan Duck took the Production Engineering Tripos (PET) 1981-1983, when it was only in its third year. It was renamed the Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) soon after. Find out more. IfM ECS helps to unlock huge opportunities for specialist metals fabricator Stainless Metalcraft

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IfM gives boost to Jordanian recycling scheme

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The students identified a number of ways that EGT could create jobs and generate revenue from post-consumer PET bottle waste in Amman. Galen Thompson, Programme Manager for Entity Green, said: “Andreas and Glen were hard working, independent, and provided a real injection of energy and ideas.”

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Design Show 2015 - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET bottles are cut into long continuous strings which can then be wound or woven into lampshades, vases, ropes or mats. Strings ‘n’ Things enables low-volume recycling to be economically feasible and provides a low-energy method of transforming waste bottles into new products. With further development, the project could contribute to a ...

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Design Show 2016 - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Our method involves two processes to transform shredded PET to fibres to packaging. The initial process – inspired by candy floss machines – heats a spinning bowl and softens the shredded plastic to be forced through a row of holes. This creates fibres that offer impact resistance and thermal insulation.

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Insights - Centre for Science, Technology & Innovation Policy

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jonathan Duck took the Production Engineering Tripos (PET) 1981-1983, when it was only in its third year. It was renamed the Manufacturing Engineering Tripos (MET) soon after. The importance of open innovation in the FMCG sector.

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MLP Network - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Year 1 l Year 2 l Year 3 l Year 4 l Year 5 l Year 6 l Year 7 l Year 8 l Year 9 l Year 10 l. Year 1. Charles Bailey. Alan Davy. Simon Denye. Dominic Horwood. Huw James. Gary Kedgley. Sandy O'Carroll. Steve Owen. Roy Twite. Wayne Walker . Year 2. David Brokenshire

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IfM Review - Cambridge: the view from Mars

Posted: (0 seconds ago) The business was built upon technological breakthroughs, from the launch of the revolutionary Milky Way in 1923 and the Mars Bar (invented in war-torn Slough), to the development of new types of rice for the US Army in the tropics, and the establishment of a research centre for pet …

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Students give boost to Jordanian green scheme

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Jul 06, 2009  · In particular EGT were keen to focus on recycling of plastic bottles (polyethylene terephthalate or PET) It had staged a successful pilot project, undertaking recycling at the Sheraton Hotel and the British and American Embassies. The IfM was contacted to see if it could help with strategic planning for the expansion of the scheme.

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Mike Sharman: a celebration of his life

Posted: (0 seconds ago) As you may have heard, Mike Sharman sadly passed away just before Christmas. As you can imagine we are keen to celebrate his life and many achievements. In consultation with Margaret Sharman we are planning an event here at the IfM on Saturday 12th April.

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Design Show 2017 - ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Although PET is a strong and valuable plastic widely recycled worldwide, much of it is still disposed of as marine litter or ends up in landfills. Market research suggests that global consumption of PET packaging will grow to almost 19.1 million tonnes by 2017, which only exacerbates the situation.

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Porter's Generic Competitive Strategies (ways of competing)

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Michaelmas 2014 Newsletter. Dear All, I am pleased to introduce the latest IfM Alumni newsletter, where we pick out highlights to give you a snapshot of recent developments. The big event from an alumni point of view was the celebration of Mike Sharman’s life. Mike, as you will know, launched, developed and ran ...

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CIM Symposium Speakers - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Pietro is currently responsible for Logistics Operations and Strategic Planning in Europe and across all the P&G Categories of Products. He has worked for P&G for 30 years in numerous global businesses including laundry detergents, paper, pet care, and beauty products in a variety of manufacturing and supply chain roles.

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Lent 2015 Newsletter. Dear All, First of all a very Happy New Year. 2014 was a good year for IfM with progress on all fronts - so much so that our 'new' home is virtually full! Hard to believe that the Alan Reece building has recently celebrated its 5th birthday!

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Summer 2015 Newsletter. Dear All, Lots of exciting stuff going on here at the IfM and also with you I trust. As you may know, a number of us are rapidly approaching our sell-by date and I am delighted to announce that Professor Andy Neely has been appointed as Professor of Manufacturing Engineering and Head of ...

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Lent 2013 Newsletter. Vince Cable and the Babbage Network – the IfM’s role in industrial policy . The IfM has always been very active in its support of and contribution to industrial policy, economics and innovation.

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Lent 2014 Newsletter - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Lent 2014 Newsletter. Dear all, Welcome to the Lent IfM Alumni Newsletter. There are several items to cover this term including our annual Briefing Day, plans to celebrate the life and achievements of Mike Sharman, new publications, student projects and …

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) IfM academics and researchers participate in the Government’s Future of Manufacturing project. Professor Steve Evans, Director of Research in Industrial Sustainability, has been asked to be part of the Lead Expert Group (LEG) within the ‘Future of Manufacturing’ project, led by the Government Office for Science Foresight programme.The project’s aim is to provide a timely and fresh look ...

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Newsletters - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Share This. Institute for Manufacturing; 17 Charles Babbage Road; Cambridge CB3 0FS +44 (0)1223 766141

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Summer 2014 Newsletter - Institute for Manufacturing

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Summer 2014 Newsletter. Dear All, The focus of this Summer Newsletter is all on the upcoming event in which we will celebrate Mike Sharman’s life and his many contributions to engineering and manufacturing education.

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Michaelmas 2013 Newsletter - ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk

Posted: (0 seconds ago) PET/MET Network; MLP Network; Michaelmas 2013 Newsletter. Ambitious £110m programme to boost UK aerospace industry gets off the ground. Sharing in Growth – an ambitious programme that will raise the capability of UK aerospace suppliers to share in the …

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IfM Alumni

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Richard Norris. Louis Reddick. Anna Sims. John Slater. Richard Snell. Matthew Stott. Kathryn Davison (née Thompson) Thomas Willcock. Alistair Windybank.

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Alumni Event - Saturday 26 September 2015

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Sep 26, 2015  · IfM Family Lunch – Saturday 26 September 2015

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Carl Zeiss Microscopy - Automation Assessment - IfM Engage

Posted: (0 seconds ago) Carl Zeiss Microscopy is a technology manufacturing company based near Cambridge and part of the international ZEISS Group. The Cambridge manufacturing facility has responsibility for production of ZEISS electron microscopes, which are used in a wide variety of applications in scientific research, and industrial research and quality control.

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