Trees to Poles

The Wood Technology Society
Old General Post Office (now BT) film on the production of wooden telegraph poles.

Nominations invited for BCS Student Award for Attendance at ICCM 2019

The British Composites Society
Nominations for the BCS Student Paper Award for Attendance at ICCM22 , consisting of £1000 towards expenses of attending the conference, are required before the end of October

100th anniversary of the first UK oil well spud

Materials World magazine
This October will mark the 100 th anniversary of the first successful mainland oil well in the UK, which was spudded on 15 October 1918 at Hardstoft, in Derbyshire.

London Design Festival focuses on plastic

The London Design Festival 2018 is putting the spotlight on plastic as its Material of the Year

Oil & Gas UK's 2018 Economic Report published

Oil & Gas Division
Oil & Gas UK's 2018 Economic Report demonstrates that the UK offshore oil and gas industry, now in its sixth decade of production, can continue to transform and reinvent itself.