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  • Oils well that ends well

    April 07, 2014

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    Mark Needham of asset integrity specialist AV Technology explains why it is crucial that engineers fully understand the pros and cons of synthetic and mineral oils

  • Sun to shine on geo-engineering?

    March 05, 2014

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    Extreme weather heralds renewed interest – but SRM is off the menu

  • Nuclear power seems full of risk again

    February 13, 2014

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    There are still many question marks over ownership and debt financing of new plants

  • Engineering is not what you do, it's how you think...

    February 10, 2014

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    Jaz Rabadia talks about her career in engineering

  • Tata plays the long game

    January 16, 2014

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    Is the Indian owner of Jaguar Land Rover a safe pair of hands for the jewel in the UK's automotive crown?

  • The opportunities of new district heating

    November 25, 2013

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    The UK Government's compulsion to lower energy bills shouldn't risk funding for necessary and innovative district heating schemes

  • The skills gap challenge

    October 23, 2013

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    A number of different initiatives will be required to ensure the industry has the employees it needs going forward

  • What now for sportscar maker Morgan?

    October 16, 2013

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    Charles Morgan's departure poses questions about the firm's future

  • Connected Cars: The Road to the Future

    September 26, 2013

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    Karthikeyan Natarajan, Senior VP & Global Head of Integrated Engineering Solutions, Tech Mahindra, gives the view from India on the connected car of the future

  • New nuclear negotiations

    August 30, 2013

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    Building of a new plant by EDF and Areva at Hinkley Point seems further away than ever

  • Vocational courses need a rethink

    August 21, 2013

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    Kirstie Donnelly, at City & Guilds, outlines how the new technical alternative to A-levels is fit for employers

  • Nuclear future

    July 22, 2013

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    Masahiko Nakane, executive general manger of Hitachi Europe's Nuclear Power Group, considers the outlook for nuclear power

  • Attracting the brightest and best

    July 12, 2013

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    The government has worked to restrict uncontrolled migration but it still wants to attract the best engineers from overseas

  • Big Bang universe expands

    July 05, 2013

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    The science fair is mushrooming out across the UK. Let's hope it translates into more youngsters taking up engineering

  • New-found respect for engineering

    July 02, 2013

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    We must hope the photo opportunities and fine words are underpinned by substance

  • Massive or minute?

    June 06, 2013

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    We'll have to start drilling before we can understand the true scale of shale gas reserves

  • Should robots be allowed to go to war?

    May 31, 2013

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    Drones are already used to inspect oil rigs in the North sea and soon UAVs could have access to civilian airspace

  • A fresh perspective

    May 30, 2013

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    Young people lack a work ethic to succeed in industry? Not according to Edward Grainger, director at castings firm Grainger & Worrall

  • MSC Software celebrates fifty years

    May 22, 2013

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    One of the early pioneers of engineering software looks back at 50 years and hints at the future

  • Plan B for nuclear?

    May 20, 2013

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    Engineer and project manager Geoff Hunt asks whether the government should consider a new approach to nuclear new build

  • Oils well that ends well

    April 07, 2014

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    Mark Needham of asset integrity specialist AV Technology explains why it is crucial that engineers fully understand the pros and cons of synthetic and mineral oils

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