#New Production

Japan’s TBS launches company to fulfil global strategy, builds new studio

Japanese broadcaster TBS is launching a new company to implement its global strategy and is also constructing a new studio. The plans come as part of TBS’s content expansion strategy, dubbed EDGE (Expand Digital, Global and Experience), under its ‘Vision 2030’ programme. Under the EGDE strategy, TBS is establishing a...
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Elex 2 in 2.5 hours of gameplay

New gameplay from Elex 2 appeared on the web, lasting more than 2.5 hours. And the material allows, inter alia, to get acquainted with the initial part of the adventure and see how the production scheme will be connected. The start of 2022 is looking forward to having a great...
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Corza Medical acquires Katena Products

Katena develops ophthalmic products used across cataract, glaucoma and corneal surgeries, including precision surgical instruments, single-use devices and specialty biologics, according to a news release. The company, which has more than 200 employees across North America and Europe, has sold products in more than 110 countries to more than 5,000 customers.
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Integer completes $220M Oscor acquisition

Integer Holdings (NYSE: ITGR) announced today that it has completed its purchase of Oscor — a deal that expands the capabilities of what was already one of the world’s largest medtech contract manufacturers. Owen Mumford starts work on new production center in U.K. Could winged microchips monitor for airborne disease?

Japan’s TBS launches new company & studio in global expansion

Japan’s Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS) is to launch a new company with a 30bn yen ($265.6m) content production budget as part of its global expansion strategy. The new company will begin full-scale operations in March 2022 as a wholly owned subsidiary of TBS Holdings. It will plan, develop and produce dramas and other visual content for global platforms.

Savback Helicopters appoints Stephen Mitchell as Head of Sales, UK & Ireland

Savback Helicopters has made another addition to its sales team, engaging Stephen Mitchell as its Head of Sales for the UK and Ireland, effective immediately. Stephen Mitchell (aove) joins Commercial Director Rick Andrew and both will be based at the company’s newly opened facilities at the Nottingham Heliport, UK. Stephen...

BayoTech to launch hydrogen hub in New Mexico, US

New Mexico, US, will gain a new distributed hydrogen hub network, being developed by BayoTech, which has the potential to produce 1,000kg of low-cost, low-carbon hydrogen. This new production facility comes with BayoTech previously collaborating with New Mexico Gas Company to develop the state’s hydrogen economy. In addition to the...

Sustainable cement innovation secures £500K grant for new production facility

Jill Farrell, Director, Customer Engagement and Communications, at Zero Waste Scotland and Innovative Ash Solutions Director Robert Green holding test blocks made from their sustainable concrete. A SCOTTISH-based manufacturing facility that will enable the production of lower carbon cement products has secured a £500,000 award from Zero Waste Scotland’s Circular...

Americas Gold and Silver reopens Cosalá operations

Americas Gold and Silver (USAS +2.8%) opens higher after returning to nameplate mill production at its Cosalá operations in Mexico. The company says the Los Braceros plant has returned to nameplate production with a steady source of feed from a combination of existing stockpiled ore and new production from the mine, and San Rafael mine production continues to ramp up and does not represent a bottleneck to mill production.

Raising the bar for heat pumps up to 95°C

Oilon Group Oy (Lahti, Finland) celebrates the inauguration of a new production facility for industrial heat pumps in Kokkola, Finland.…. Oilon Group Oy (Lahti, Finland) celebrates the inauguration of a new production facility for industrial heat pumps in Kokkola, Finland.…. Ultrathin (less than 100 nm) hydrophobic coatings on alloys and...

Auditions to open for National Theatre Connections production with Milton Keynes Theatre Academy

Milton Keynes Theatre are looking for performers to join their Young Company, launching with a topical show as part of National Theatre Connections 2022. Young people aged 14 to 19 are invited to audition to be part of the MKT Academy Young Company, offering them the opportunity to gain valuable experience in staging a professional production, from the audition to the final curtain.

Owen Mumford to invest £14m in new production facility

Owen Mumford, a designer and manufacturer of medical devices, has started work on the build of a brand new, state-of-the-art production facility in Witney, Oxfordshire. The £14m investment project will set a benchmark for world-class design and development in medical devices, establishing a centre of excellence for automation and assembly to deliver a portfolio that drives innovation and growth for the long term.