A new TV show is looking for young engineers who are working on projects that capture the imagination
Next generation artificially intelligent engineering software will take many decisions out of the designer’s hands. Should engineers be worried?
The Guardian Newspaper is running a campaign to persuade organisations such as charities and universities to divest their holdings in petrochemical companies, with the slogan ‘Keep it in the ground’. Which option is closest to your feelings on such campaigns and the slogan?
Fastest growth rates for engineering employment is tempered by a stall in salaries
New payment models for self-driving cars may change the way many people use vehicles, but the days of mass car ownership are unlikely to be over yet
A major milestone for London’s infrastructure and a new diversity drive aimed attracting girls into engineering education mark this week’s briefing
A festival at the Science Museum looks at how technology might help humans to ’upgrade’ themselves, while the UK’s quantum technologies have heir day in the sun.
The new Northern Powerhouse transport strategy should be welcomed and scrutinised not just moaned about.
In the week of the Coalition’s final budget, a new Automotive Council report shows access to finance is still limiting a recent surge in the UK car industry supply chain.
Many parents see apprenticeship schemes as worthwhile, but only if someone else’s child is doing one.
The ‘exquisite’ Lisa Pathfinder spacecraft demonstrates how pushing the limits of science in space expands the capabilities of engineering on Earth
Briefing looks both forward and backward today, marking the anniversary of one of Britain’s most iconic Victorian structures and the announcement of bold plans in tidal energy
Engineering hasn’t had much of a mention in the run up to the election. Perhaps that’s because it’s one of the few things the major parties agree on.
We are delighted to welcome Iain Gray back to our guest blogging roster in his new position as director of aerospace at Cranfield University. In his first blog, he describes his new role and gives his first impressions of the institution.
Jon Blaze, head of recruitment operations at Jonathan Lee Recruitment, argues companies can take action to minimise the chances of encountering difficulties in hiring suitably skilled staff.
The Paul Jackson blog The Chief Executive of EngineeringUK discusses this year’s Big Bang fair
National Instruments’ Kyle Voosen examines the benefits, challenges and solutions that will drive the development of the industrial internet of things
Assembly work continues on the second QE class carrier, Prince of Wales, while Queen Elizabeth prepares for life independent of the shore
How does diversity really work and why should we seek it? Guest blogger David Falzani of Sainsbury Management Fellows looks at the issues
Our anonymous blogger is annoyed by the adulation of Kanye West’s wife’s bottom ahead of people who actually help humanity
Companies need to think about how they can add ‘emotional value’ to their products, says Sainsbury Management Fellows’ president David Falzani
The recent cold snap reminded our anonymous blogger why he likes to run an old car
Engineering has been shown to have a significant, positive effect not only on the economy but also on individuals’ lives, says Paul Jackson