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Surface Engineering Division - Hub

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The SED Technology Hub is under development but when live will allow members to access information and articles on each of the technology sectors within the hub (Transport, Packaging, Energy, Manufacturing, Consumer Products and Medical) and allow  members to access articles on the supporting technologies (Legislation/REACH, Education/Training, Best Practice and Metrology/Measurement).

 

Getting the green light — bio-composite racing car

A UK-based research consortium from the Universities of Ulster and Warwick is building an eco-friendly Formula 3 racing car. They are making use of bio-resins and bio-composites to make a lighter structure and reduce fuel use.

Tom Pollard

Tom Pollard CEng FIMMM (Obit)

Tom Pollard, who died on 10 February 2009 aged 87, was one of the foremost longwall mining engineers of his generation.