The horologist who designed the clock of the Palace of Westminster was a formidable, combative personality but well-respected for his ingenuity and skill
Our obituary of the remarkable inventor and entrepreneur George Westinghouse doesn’t mention the rivalry for which he’s best-known today
The early 20th century was awash with automotive innovations, some of which went onto to dominate the industry over the following decades, whilst others didn’t quite have the transformative impact their inventors expected.
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An ancient form of metalworking is being used to create turbine blades for jet engines.
Well connected: Bosch Group board member Dr Werner Struth says that Industry 4.0 is driving a major reorganisation of industrial production