Are diamonds forever?

Polycrystalline diamond R&D is extending the life of offshore drilling tools in the oil and gas sector

Inspiring the next generation of engineers

When speaking with many of my colleagues about what sparked their interest in engineering, a common theme of inspiration emerges. So many of us were inspired by a teacher, family friend or an encounter with an inspirational engineer in our formative years.

Chairman's message

As we enter into 2014, I would like to reflect on what has been a busy year for the Younger Members' Comittee (YMC) and an enjoyable first year for me as Chair.

Quality control

Enhancing the quality of existing products – the latest technology

Adventures in steel

Ed Pickering from the University of Cambridge reflects on current research into applications of steel