• 2019 Young Persons’ World Lecture Competition (YPWLC) comes to London

    On Thursday 10 October, IOM3 headquarters in London hosted the 15th Young Persons’ World Lecture Competition (YPWLC). Tamlyn Naidu from South Africa was awarded first place for her lecture on ‘Acid Mine Drainage Remediation System Using Waste Products from the Steel Manufacturing and Sugar Industries.’
  • Preparing for the steel industry awards

    Materials World magazine
    The shortlist has been announced for the World Steel Association's Steelie Awards, celebrating innovation and excellence across the steel industry. Ceri Jones finds out more.
  • The Royal Academy of Engineering announces New Fellows

    New Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering were announced at its AGM in London on Monday 30 September 2019.
  • Think you know engineering? Think again

    This is Engineering Day will take place on 6 November 2019. It is a campaign to bring engineering to life for young people, and give more people the opportunity to pursue a career that is rewarding, future shaping, varied, well paid and in-demand.
  • Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell

    Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell - at home

    Cleveland Institution of Engineers
    Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell was one of the Founders of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1869. He built a country house, and much of a village in North Yorkshire, near his Middlesbrough Works. Sue Parker of the CIE investigates what remains of this estate, and finds Sir Isaac's final resting place.
  • At home with Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell

    This year, IOM3 is celebrating 150 years since the Iron and Steel Institute was first formed. One of the founders of this was Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell. Sue Parker FIMMM, Technical Events Officer of Cleveland Institution of Engineers having lived close to the family plot has written a historical piece on Sir Issac and the area in which he lived.
  • UK Recycle Week 2019

    UK Recycle Week takes place on 23–29 September 2019, in association with WRAP with this year’s theme on ‘Recycling. It’s in our own hands’.
  • British Steel buy-out

    Materials World magazine
    Risk of redundancies as British Steel nears final sale. Ceri Jones reports.
  • Rio Tinto shareholders bank billions

    Materials World magazine
    The Australian miner reports high profits despite Mongolian pushback.
  • Nominations for 2020 awards open

    Nominations are invited for the 2020 IOM3 awards from 5 September 2020 with the closing date on the 31 January 2019.