Researchers at the UK’s newly launched catapult Catapult centre have received a £500m public-private funding boost to develop a magnetic launch system capable of slinging objects from the Earth’s surface into space.
Researchers have invented a way to use standard smartphones to provide accurate measurements of 3D models made using the phone’s camera
An international research team have demonstrated “nanoneedles” that could be used to help damaged organs and nerves to repair themselves
Over the next decade, almost a thousand North Sea oil wells will be decommissioned. Stuart Nathan explores the technical challenges involved
A new pumped storage scheme for emergency electricity generation is to take shape in North Wales’s Snowdonia National Park. The SPH development team explain the thinking and the engineering behind the project.
Big firms offer prestige – and top starting salaries – but small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can often give you a much broader engineering experience.
Skills & Careers
The National Engineering & Construction Recruitment Exhibition on 24 & 25 April 2015 at the NEC, Birmingham, offers a great opportunity to meet recruiters from the industry’s top employers.
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From the Rosetta comet-landing mission and the UK’s largest ever warship to Industry 4.0 and the rise of reshoring, The Engineer Conference 2015 boasts an unmissable mix of inspiring projects and industry big hitters.
Top cat: The RNLI’s former chief engineer has joined specialist vehicle manufacturer Supacat at an exciting time.
Toyota’s offer of free fuel-cell-related patents is good news for everyone in the automotive sector, says James Batchelor
Our obituary of the remarkable inventor and entrepreneur George Westinghouse doesn’t mention the rivalry for which he’s best-known today