Assessment of permeability and behaviour of chalk in deep boreholes

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The UK’s fast rail-link, HS2 proposes to boring a deep tunnel 60m+ through the Chilterns, chalk hills located in the South of England. James A Elson EngTech MIMMM explains his role in testing.
Drone inspection of coal tips.

Coal tip safety work in Wales

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The Coal Authority, UK, is undertaking an urgent review of all coal tips throughout Wales to assess any risk posed to people or property.

Gas Safety Trust launches 2020 Small Grants call

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The Gas Safety Trust, UK, is looking to fund smaller, short-term, innovative and experimental projects based on unproven ideas that have potential to contribute to overall understanding of carbon monoxide.
Anthony Hollingsworth researching diamond battery technology at the H3AT facility

Recycling from nuclear reactors for battery benefits

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A project to make diamond batteries, which could provide decades worth of energy without a recharge, is underway in the UK.

Engineering response to COVID-19: can you help?

The COVID-19 pandemic poses an unprecedented global challenge. The Royal Academy of Engineering is keen to help identify potential solutions and facilitate useful contacts across its national and international engineering networks that could help our governments solve problems and assist the public health response.