2010 Examination in Mining Law

Candidates wishing to take the 2010 Examination in Mining Law Relating to Health and Safety must apply before 30 April.

Farewell to BS 5268. Welcome to Eurocodes.

The Wood Technology Society
31 March 2010 saw the withdrawal of all parts BS 5268. For timber and wood-based products, BS 5268-2 is superseded by Eurocode 5 (EC5) or to be more precise BS EN 1995 - Design of Timber Structures

London Olympic bridge to use recycled rubber paving

Rubber in Engineering Group
A key footbridge in the centre of the Olympic Park, being set up in preparation for the London 2012 Olympic Games, will use coloured recycled rubber as the footway.

TWI Workshop on the Adhesive Bonder Syllabus

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
The next TWI Workshop on the Adhesive Bonder syllabus is on 27 to 29 April 2010

Top 10 papers for materials science and engineering journals freely available online

Maney Publishing
Top 10 papers for journals within the materials science and engineering collection are freely available online in 2010. The collections represent the best articles published in the journal over the last five years, with some of which receiving a publication award from the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. The top 10 were selected for their presentation of outstanding new research and valuable reviews of the field. Articles are available for free through individual journal websites, or at the Maney Material Science & Engineering Spotlight.