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Social Media Marketing Services

Social media marketing is a growing method of increasing website traffic or attention and some key statistics recently reported include: * 34 percent of marketers have generated leads using Twitter * 43 percent of Business-to-Business companies gained new customers via Facebook ……and growing…… We have provided social media services to companies in Northwest England that




Supporting the growth of manufacturing in Cumbria

ConnauTech’s Danny Connaughton has been working with Cumbrian manufacturing company, Lakeland Carbons in order to grow their business and so “move them to the next level”. The company manufactures abrasives used in blast cleaning and anthracite used in water filtration and has just invested in new equipment which will allow it to treble its output




Commercialisation of University Technologies

ConnauTech Associates are directing the commercialisation of technologies owned by Leeds University. This includes an innovative safety technology known as “RadiVis” which will be incorporated in textile garments in order to render the wearer distinctively visible to radar. It offers a unique and improved detection capability with the potential for saving lives and has already




Supplier of high-tech batteries

ConnauTech Ltd now supplies high-tech, Lithium-ion batteries for use in powering electric buses, cars and motorcycles as well as boats, submarines and other multi-power systems. They are currently being used globally for a range of applications including buses in the US and Europe. Such batteries are normally used when key properties are required such as




ConnauTech featured on new Northwest website

“ThisIsManufacturing” is an interactive, new website portal live from March 2010 and is funded by the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA). Its purpose is to help breathe new life into the Northwest’s manufacturing sector by celebrating pioneering, inventive and ground-breaking products, processes and advancement. Along with business guru James Caan (of TV’s “Dragon’s Den” fame),




ConnauTech in delivery of successful Northwest Projects

Because of their past and current track record in supporting the innovation needs of hundreds of Northwest companies, a number of Associates of ConnauTech have been involved in the delivery of key Northwest business support projects Knowledge to Innovate (K2i) and High Growth programmes, funded by the Northwest Development Agency (NWDA). K2i is a 3-year




Nurock wins twelve year contract with ConnauTech’s help

Danny Connaughton of ConnauTech has been working with Merseyside company Nurock Mixers which designs and manufactures concrete mixers in the UK and internationally. The main remit was to help the company to penetrate the UK defence market and subsequently Nurock secured a 12-year contract to supply mixers to a main MoD contractor. The company required




Plasma Treatment Project

ConnauTech Ltd recently successfully completed a key project entitled “A feasibility study of plasma treatments for advanced flexible materials” for regional AFM support organisation, NWtexnet which is part of the Northwest Development Agency (NWDA). The main purpose of the study was to examine the potential for using plasma technology for treating technical textiles as an