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Researchers develop new method of making nanofibres

Researchers develop new method of making nanofibres Video

21 May 2015

An inexpensive way to manufacture nanofibres has been developed by researchers in the US.

Bosch was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (1861-1942) as Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering

Hired: graduate trainees reveal what its like to work for Bosch

20 May 2015 | Updated: 20 May 2015 | By Jason Ford

We’ve brought you the inside story on how to land your dream job at Bosch but what’s it really like to work for a company that in 2014 alone generated sales of €49bn?



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Silent flight: developing hybrid aircraft

18 May 2015 | By Helen Knight

Siemens and Airbus are on a mission to introduce hybrid aircraft  that can carry up to 90 passengers by 2035.


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Industry 4.0. Do you know what it is yet?

20 May 2015 | By Jon Excell

Industry 4.0 is changing the world of manufacturing, but what - if anything - does it mean for the UK’s SME heartland?

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May the Force be with the engineers

11 Nov 2014

The chief executive of InnovateUK confesses to his fear of Darth Vader and praises the efforts of engineers in the UK’s world-leading special effects industry.

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May 1905: Obituary of Edmund Beckett Denison, Baron Grimthorpe

29 Apr 2015 | 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

4 Mar 2015 | 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

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