The Surface Engineering Association Blog

This too will pass

In these extraordinary times we wanted to remind you that the Surface Engineering Association is here to help serve you and the sector wherever we can, and there has never been a time more important than now to help and guide each other and to share wins. Firstly, we...

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COVID-19: A Guide to Temporary Homeworking for Businesses

Updated 24/3/2020 COVID-19: a guide to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and furloughed workers As part of their plans to tackle the impact of COVID-19 on UK business, on Friday 20 March the government published their initial guidance on their Coronavirus Job...

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Citation’s coronavirus business toolkit

UPDATED - 19/03/2020 Citation’s Coronavirus Business Toolkit With daily increases of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus – known as COVID-19, our partner, Citation, has put together some essential resources that can help safeguard your business against COVID-19,...

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Protecting your business from harsh weather

If there’s anything that keeps us Brits happy, it is talking about the weather! Whether we are moaning that it’s too hot, too cold, not enough rainfall, too much rainfall – whatever the weather gods have given us, we will talk about it. Severe weather events are...

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BREXIT, REACH & SURFACE ENGINEERING (BREASE)

REACH has been widely recognised as one of the most burdensome pieces of legislation for SMEs and if you add to that the uncertainty of BREXIT, then you have the potential to cause massive disruption to all UK and EU Manufacturing supply chains. That might sound far...

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Guidance for producers of hazardous waste

Working within the surface engineering and heat treatment sectors, there’s a good chance that during your day to day operation you will be producing hazardous waste products. Any company that produces hazardous waste (defined as substances that are harmful to humans...

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