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  • December 11, 2018

    A sustainability edge for Transport for Wales trains

    Dual-language branded Transport for Wales trains have been wrapped in non-PVC 3M™ Envision™ Print Wrap film, providing a more sustainable vinyl solution and long-lasting protection.

    12/11/2018 A sustainability edge for Transport for Wales trains
  • March 19, 2018

    Inspiring a love of science and technology

    As part of British Science Week celebrations, 3M hosted a careers open evening for more than 100 female Year 7/8 pupils and their parents at 3M Centre on 15 March.

    03/19/2018 Inspiring a love of science and technology
  • June 07, 2017

    Human-powered submarine gets 3M treatment

    A human-powered submarine built by students at the University of Warwick is set to compete in the International Submarine Races in Washington DC from 25-30 June.

    06/07/2017 Human-powered submarine gets 3M treatment
  • May 19, 2017

    3M to sell its tolling and ANPR business

    3M has announced that it has entered into agreements to sell its tolling and automated number plate recognition (ANPR) business, part of 3M’s Traffic Safety and Security Division, to Neology, Inc.

    05/19/2017 3M to sell its tolling and ANPR business
  • April 28, 2017

    3M innovations in the spotlight at Railtex

    Railtex is the industry’s showcase for technological innovations covering all aspects of infrastructure and rolling stock and this year takes place at the NEC in Birmingham from 9-11 May.

    04/28/2017 3M innovations in the spotlight at Railtex
  • March 30, 2017

    No slip-ups for Crossrail walkway project

    Crossrail is one of the largest infrastructure projects of its kind in Europe, involving the construction of 42 km of tunnels complete with emergency aluminium walkway.

    03/30/2017 No slip-ups for Crossrail walkway project
  • July 23, 2015

    Subtraction adds to savings.

    3M™ Void Fillers, 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Paste Adhesives and Lightweight Polysulfide Sealants reduce airplane weight, maximising efficiency, minimising costs and enhancing sustainability.

    07/23/2015 Subtraction adds to savings.
  • July 23, 2015

    Reducing stress for horses. (And for you.)

    Rivets and screws can generate uncomfortable vibrations throughout a horse trailer. But 3M™ VHB™ tape is strong enough to hold a trailer together and absorb road vibrations for a smoother ride all around.

    07/23/2015 Reducing stress for horses. (And for you.)
  • July 23, 2015

    Stay warmer. Sleep better. Drive safer.

    The unique microfibers in 3M™ Thinsulate™ Insulation trap warm air in and lock cold air out, so long-haul truck drivers can get a better night’s sleep.

    07/23/2015 Stay warmer. Sleep better. Drive safer.
  • July 23, 2015

    Can confidence be reflected?

    We think it can. 3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG3 retro-reflective sheeting makes road signs brighter and clearer. So drivers see directions and warnings sooner and more clearly.

    07/23/2015 Can confidence be reflected?
  • March 10, 2016

    3M scientist Ben Watson was born to be an inventor

    As a child, 3M innovation leader Ben Watson was always creating something to help out around the home, but these inventions sometimes landed him in hot water with the emergency services.

    03/10/2016 3M scientist Ben Watson was born to be an inventor
  • April 28, 2016

    Lighting up lorries at night

    Making larger vehicles more clearly visible at night, whatever the weather conditions, can help save lives.

    04/28/2016 Lighting up lorries at night
  • May 10, 2016

    3M – a World’s Most Ethical Company

    3M has been listed as a World’s Most Ethical Company for a third year in a row by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical practices in business.

    05/10/2016 3M – a World’s Most Ethical Company
  • June 02, 2016

    Secretary of State praises 3M Challenge

    The Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan praised the 2016 Young Innovators Challenge, organised by 3M, for inspiring future scientists and engineers.

    06/02/2016 Secretary of State praises 3M Challenge
  • June 20, 2016

    Human powered submarine buoyed up 3M Glass Bubbles

    A team of mechanical engineering undergraduates from Warwick University has unveiled a 3D-printed submarine to compete in the 2016 European Submarine Races in July.

    06/20/2016 Human powered submarine buoyed up 3M Glass Bubbles
  • August 15, 2016

    Warwick submarine team scoops innovation prize

    The WawickSub team was delighted to collect a Best Design Report award for Godiva2, its 3D-printed submarine created with a little help from 3M.

    08/15/2016 Warwick submarine team scoops innovation prize
  • November 04, 2016

    3M is one of the world’s best workplaces

    3M has been ranked as one of the world’s 25 best multinational workplaces by Great Place to Work® and the business magazine Fortune.

    11/04/2016 3M is one of the world’s best workplaces
  • November 23, 2016

    Take the pledge to help keep our roads safe

    3M has chosen Road Safety Week (21-27 November) to launch a new website showcasing a range of solutions designed to reduce road fatalities and injuries.

    11/23/2016 Take the pledge to help keep our roads safe
  • December 22, 2016

    Showcasing the science behind 3M materials

    An event held at 3M Centre brought together more than 100 business leaders, engineers, scientists and students with a keen interest in materials science and design.

    12/22/2016 Showcasing the science behind 3M materials
  • February 28, 2017

    New 3M traffic camera will aid police investigations

    3M will unveil a revolutionary new Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera at Traffex 2017.

    02/28/2017 New 3M traffic camera will aid police investigations
  • 08/25/2017 3M structural adhesives help to lightweight wheelchair-accessible vehicles and improve efficiency
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