At 3M, we discover and innovate in nearly every industry to help solve problems around the world.
December 11, 2018
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.
March 19, 2018
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.
June 07, 2017
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.
May 19, 2017
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.
April 28, 2017
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.
March 30, 2017
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.
July 23, 2015
3M™ Void Fillers, 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Paste Adhesives and Lightweight Polysulfide Sealants reduce airplane weight, maximising efficiency, minimising costs and enhancing sustainability.
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.
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.
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.
March 10, 2016
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.
April 28, 2016
Making larger vehicles more clearly visible at night, whatever the weather conditions, can help save lives.
May 10, 2016
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.
June 02, 2016
The Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan praised the 2016 Young Innovators Challenge, organised by 3M, for inspiring future scientists and engineers.
June 20, 2016
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.
August 15, 2016
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.
November 04, 2016
3M has been ranked as one of the world’s 25 best multinational workplaces by Great Place to Work® and the business magazine Fortune.
November 23, 2016
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.
December 22, 2016
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.
February 28, 2017
3M will unveil a revolutionary new Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera at Traffex 2017.
August 25, 2017