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UPDATE: In the early hours of the morning of the 12th September, the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill passed its first vote in the House of Commons. The aim of the Bill is to end the supremacy of EU law in the UK by converting all existing EU laws into UK laws. So how will this […]
The Northern Manufacturing and Electronics show is a large exhibition that is hosted every year by ETES (European Trade & Exhibition Services). This year the two day show is being hosted on the 27th & 28th September at Event City (Manchester, M17 8AS) and we are happy to announce that ETES have invited the CE […]
The PPMA is a UK trade association for suppliers of processing and packaging machinery to the UK market and every year they organise a show offering visitors the chance to see new machinery in action, find new ideas and solutions and gain access to potential new suppliers. The show also features a series of free seminars […]
August 25, 2017
One of the exclusions from CE Marking listed within the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) is “agricultural and forestry tractors [only] for the risks covered by [Tractors] Directive 2003/37/EC with the exclusion of machinery mounted on these vehicles” (Article 1 (2) (e)). Hence such tractors in effect required assessment against both Machinery and Tractors Directives. This peculiar […]
August 2, 2017
The second edition of the Guide to Application of the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) originally published by the European Commission in June 2010 was amended in July to become edition 2.1. The guide provides useful insight into fulfilling CE Marking obligations for equipment under the scope of the Directive. The Guide has been updated to include […]