Women in Engineering: A Level Playing Field?

According to the Women’s Engineering Society, women only make up 12.37% of all engineers in the UK. What is stopping more women pursuing a career in engineering? Is this trend changing? And, importantly, are we doing enough to encourage women down this crucial and rewarding career path?

Australia’s energy sources

Coal, wind and solar are parts of Australia’s energy mix. But with the states having much responsibility for distribution and technologies, how does the country move towards sustainability?

Laser directed energy deposition process

A robot arm and a fibre laser are being used together to help achieve a higher degree of accuracy with adding materials.

Materials help extend UK nuclear site life

Analysis of the materials used in the UK’s ageing nuclear reactors shows there may be life in them yet.

Rare earths in plentiful supply

Worldwide developments are affecting consumption and supply of rare earths.