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The Engineer Conference 2015 - available now online

20 Jul 2015

Presentations from this year’s hugely popular Engineer conference can now be viewed online  


Steaming ahead with energy recovery

16 Jul 2015 | By Will Stirling

UK spinout company Heliex Power has found a way to help industry address one of its most enduring waste issues.


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May 1905: Obituary of Edmund Beckett Denison, Baron Grimthorpe

By Stuart Nathan

The horologist who designed the clock of the Palace of Westminster was a formidable, combative personality but well-respected for his ingenuity and skill


March 1914: George Westinghouse

By Stuart Nathan

Our obituary of the remarkable inventor and entrepreneur George Westinghouse doesn’t mention the rivalry for which he’s best-known today

The car was described by The Engineer as 'resembling a punt'

February 1906: The valveless motor car

By Jon Excell

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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Super store: the early stages of CCS deployment

13 Jul 2015 | By George Coupe

As the economic consequences of climate change begin to bite, the oil and gas sector is taking carbon capture and storage technology increasingly seriously.


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