Tecman In the Media

We're proud to have our contributions recognised and regularly featured in a variety of respected industry publications. Read our articles below:


Opposites attract for powerful partnerships

SMEs and multi-national corporations are different in so many ways, yet Wayne Matthews, Head of Sales, believes they can forge some of the most effective partnerships. This article describes how the differences are the reason SME & MNC partnerships can work so well together and suggests three requirements to help them flourish.…


Are clean manufacturing processes right for you?

Whilst many manufacturers know what they’re looking for in a supply partner, many are unsure when it comes to specifying clean, sterile or hygienic manufacturing processes. Wayne Matthews, Head of Sales at Tecman, outlines what should be considered before embarking on a clean manufacturing process.…


We need a more secure supply chain if we are to achieve net zero

The UK is already pivoting towards Electric Vehicles, however, Kevin Porter, Technical Director, argues that if the UK is serious about net zero, we need to start thinking hard about the UK automotive industry's place in the global supply chain for EV manufacturing.…


Looking to improve sustainability? The answer may be closer to home

‘Buy British’ is usually associated with the food sector but Kevin Porter, Technical Director, suggests that due to the pandemic and environmental factors, it is becoming popular in healthcare as well. British manufacturers often base their pitch on quality and customer service and may be overlooking sustainability as a competitive edge.…


Finalists announced for the Medilink Midlands Business Awards 2022

The best and brightest Life Sciences companies from across the Midlands have been shortlisted in the Medilink Business Awards 2022. Tecman is one of six companies nominated for the Innovation Awards, which recognises the development of innovative technology, design and processes that have made a major impact in the market.…


Keeping us safe: At what cost?

Healthcare leaders focus on making care safe and effective, and quite rightly, but is enough attention given to whether new technology and devices are reusable or easily recycled? Kevin Porter, Technical Director, challenges healthcare organisations to encourage the use of more sustainable materials in healthcare innovation.…


Combining comfort, quality and sustainability

A recent survey revealed that NHS healthcare workers are concerned about the environmental impact of PPE. This article considers how Optec® reusable face shield is perfectly positioned to tackle this issue with it's use of high performance biomaterial and 'four pillars of comfort'.…


PPE manufacturer develops reusable face shield for NHS organisations

An R&D programme tasked with turning bio-sourced materials into PPE for healthcare, has culminated in the launch of Optec® reusable face shield. This article discusses how Optec® addresses the sustainability concerns associated with PPE and prioritises the common comfort issues experienced by healthcare staff.…


New Sustainable PPE Innovation Helps NHS Meet Carbon Reduction Targets

The new Optec® Reusable Face Shield System has been developed alongside the NHS as part of an initiative for more sustainable & cost effective PPE. In this article, Clinical Services Journal present the benefits of this new advanced face shield that is now available for healthcare professionals.…


New PPE face shields developed to help NHS go green

A biomaterial reusable face shield system, Optec®, has been launched by Tecman to help the NHS reach its carbon emission reduction targets. This Med-Tech Innovation piece dives into the research and investment undertaken in the development of Optec®.…


SME manufacturers rise to COVID challenge

Jason Ford from the Engineer reports on how UK manufacturers responded to Covid-19 and the call to keep the economy ticking over whilst stepping in to provide essential healthcare supplies. Jason speaks to Kevin Porter from Tecman, about how an innovative face shield was fast tracked to high volume manufacture in just 7 days.…

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