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BAE uses miniature sensors to give aircraft 'smart skin'

27 Aug 2014 | By Stephen Harris

Future aircraft could have “smart skin” that enables them to instantly detect damage, if research by BAE Systems comes to fruition.

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First T-pylons to be made in UK

26 Aug 2014

British firm Mabey Bridge has won the contract to build the main part of the UK’s new prototype T-shaped pylons. 

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Poll: Scottish independence

26 Aug 2014

From the point of view of engineering and industry, would it be a good thing or a bad thing for Scotland to vote for independence?

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Innovation in the UK niche vehicles sector

15 Aug 2014 | By Stuart Nathan

Fast work: Sports cars are dominating the niche vehicle sector in the UK. Stuart Nathan reports

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Bashing metal myths

22 Aug 2014 | By Michael Kenward

The Advanced Forming Research Centre wants to change industry’s attitude to forging and forming materials, reports Michael Kenward

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Building society

22 Aug 2014 | By Julia Pierce

With the UK on the brink of an infrastructure renaissance, Julia Pierce looks at why students and graduates should consider a career in civil engineering and the many options open to them.

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Is there a business case for Scottish independence?

27 Aug 2014 | By Jon Excell

Unpicking the complex links that unite Scotland with the rest of the United Kingdom would be a painful process. But what might it ultimately mean for industry?

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Dawn of a new motorsport era needs a fresh attitude

22 Aug 2014 | By Jason Ford

Comparisons with Formula One are useless and misleading; Formula E is something new, designed for its setting

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Christofer Toumazou, Regius Professor of medical engineering, Imperial college

19 Aug 2014 | By Stuart Nathan

Money from nothing: Commercialising technology involves convincing people to invest in something that hasn’t existed before. Stuart Nathan talks to an old hand in the art

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M2M beyond the enterprise: the rise of the connected SME

7 Aug 2014

Phil Skipper, Head of M2M Business Development, Vodafone Group explains how machine-to-machine (M2M) technology, a component of the ‘internet of things’, can help smaller companies to compete

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From the point of view of engineering and industry, would it be a good thing or a bad thing for Scotland to vote for independence?