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Welcome to a collection of news stories from around the world on the themes of engineering and design.Click on the link beside each feature to read more.You can sort through the news items according to the category as specified in the column on the left hand side of the page.


Nominations are now open for the MacRobert Award 2021

The MacRobert Award is the UK's longest-running and most prestigious national prize for engineering innovation.

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Engineering a resilient and sustainable future - The National Engineering Policy Centre’s submission to the 2020 Spending Review

The IED has been working with the National Engineering Policy Centre’s contribution to the 2020 Spending Review

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BEIS Recognition of Professional Qualifications and Regulation of Professions: Call for Evidence

​The Department for Business, Energy and Industry Strategy (BEIS) are carrying out a consultation on the recognition of professional qualifications.

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T Level Placements Survey for EDT

The EDT has been commissioned by the Gatsby Foundation to find out employers' views on industry placements for students being introduced as part of the Engineering and Manufacturing T Levels from 2022.

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Engineering our way out of a crisis: mobilising engineering capability

As the COVID crisis developed in the UK in March, the Royal Academy of Engineering launched a positive response programme to provide brokerage, policy advice and expertise and funding and support through grant and delivery programmes

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Nominations are invited for the Geoff Kirk Young Members Award for 2021

The award was introduced in 2011 by Professor Geoff Kirk to mark his time as President of the Institution.

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Society for the Environment - #iamCEnv Launched! Showcasing the World of Chartered Environmentalists

The Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) community is coming together throughout August 2020 to tell the world about their vital work. If you are a CEnv, we’d love you to join in! If you're aspiring to become a CEnv or an environmental professional more widely, this is the place for some serious ...

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Scholarship Opportunity - Design Engineering for Innovation MSc by Research

An exciting scholarship opportunity has arisen. We are seeking a group of talented design engineers with product innovation and field-testing skills to join our fast-paced international research project called Generation 2 Reinvented Toilet (G2RT)

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RAEng NEPC Paper - Supply chain challenges, lessons learned and opportunities

The report shows how UK supply chains were disrupted during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic and assesses the success of mitigation measures from procurement to logistics and skills in the food, electronics, telecommunications, transport and energy sectors

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Supply chains: call for input

The Royal Academy of Engineering and its partners across the National Engineering Policy Centre are working to support government by helping identify potential future shortages and bottlenecks across critical supply chains in coming months.

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