Results tagged “siemens”

Siemens could pull investment if UK leaves EU

By Rob Virtue on December 9, 2013 10:56 AM |


Docklands-based firm Siemens UK has threatened to stop investing in UK factories if David Cameron pulls the country out of the European Union.

The German owned firm, which employs 13,000 people in Britain, said leaving the EU would be "disastrous" for manufacturers on these shores.

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Sustainable structure The Crystal has picked up top prize for innovation at the annual awards of the British Council for Offices.


A shining example of sustainability in the Royal Docks has attracted its 50,000th visitor.


A £1billion scheme to develop a new UCL university quarter and create an estimated 3,300 jobs in Stratford has been agreed by Newham.

The council now enters detailed negotiations with University College London over the 23-acre site at Greater Carpenters Neighbourhood.

Wharfinger: Siemens links to London

By Giles Broadbent on September 27, 2012 11:32 AM |


German company Siemens, which has opened the Crystal on the Royal Docks, is no stranger to these shores.

In 1843, 19-year-old engineer William Siemens, pictured in later life, left Hamburg for the UK with a patent for an electro plating process and to expand the family business.