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Hyperloop transport moves closer to reality

Khai Trung Le looks at the burgeoning hyperloop transport market as successful full-scale tests surface.

Preventing body armour failure

Khai Trung Le looks at failures of various ballistic body armour, resulting in Kevlar maintaining its position as the king of personal protection.

Advanced Engineering 2017

In its ninth year, Advanced Engineering 2017 brought together experts from the composites industry, discussing how to overcome the uncertainty caused by Brexit and if automation is the answer. Kathryn Allen reports.

The fair gold

Little progress has been made to improve conditions for small-scale gold mining communities, especially in Africa. Remarkable as they are important suppliers for the global market, argues Fartrade's David Finlay. The NGO therefore launched a new investment facility to bring about change.

British Timber Seminar

Update on the scene for British timber products.

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