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Three outstanding women celebrated as Young Woman Engineers of the Year

Three young female engineers have been recognised at the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s (IET) Young Woman Engineer of the Year Awards for their work in engineering. IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Ying Wan Loh (28), is a Manufacturing Engineer for Rolls-Royce plc. Ying completed an MPhil in …

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GE2019: leading engineers’ body highlights importance of engineering to a prosperous economy

With the General Election campaign in full swing, Europe’s largest engineers’ body is calling for the political parties to recognise and harness the importance of engineering and technology. Political parties must address the shortage of engineering and technical staff at all levels by investing in education and skills as well …

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Engineering profession calls for action to secure the UK’s future economy and society

The National Engineering Policy Centre, which includes the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), and represents nearly half a million UK engineers, has published a manifesto for a prosperous and secure economy and society. It calls on government to work with the engineering community to invest in skills, innovation, digital …

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Hydrogen could replace natural gas to slash carbon emissions, new report claims

Leading UK engineers have assessed the possibility of using hydrogen in place of natural gas in the UK’s gas grid and concluded that there is no reason why this cannot be achieved safely.  This would contribute significantly to the UK’s 2050 carbon emission reduction target and help address the climate …

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