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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.


Helpsheet Coronavirus - updates on tax and other reliefs

We have been sent this very useful guide by our Accountants, Haines Watts, which contains some very useful information regarding COVID-19 and the business support measures that the Government are putting in place.

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Engineering response to COVID-19: can you help?

The COVID-19 pandemic poses an unprecedented global challenge, impacting profoundly on health and wellbeing, daily life and the economy around the world.

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Royal Academy of Engineering 2020 Visiting Professors Scheme

The Royal Academy of Engineering 2020 Visiting Professors Scheme opens for applications on 14th February, this year particularly encouraging more applicants from post-92 universities and under-represented groups in engineering, such as women and BAME (black, Asian and minority ethnic groups).

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C4D Cranfield seeking a talented individual with Mechatronics expertise to undertake a funded MSc by research role with a World Leading aerospace company

The Centre for Competitive Creative Design at Cranfield University are working in partnership with an internationally recognised aerospace company located within the UK to develop and test novel aeroplane technology to enhance the user travel experience of passengers in flight.

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'I do my engineering in high heels not a hard hat'

By Bill Wilson, Business reporter, BBC News

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Academy teams up with Raspberry Pi at the Science Museum to celebrate top award for astronaut Tim Peake

Tim Peake, the UK’s first European Space Agency astronaut, recently received one of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s top accolades at a special event for 400 school pupils at the Science Museum IMAX in London. Tim shared with the pupils his experience of travelling into space aboard a Soyuz ...

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Applications for the 2020 MacRobert Award are now open

The MacRobert Award, now celebrating its 50th year, is the UK's longest-running and most prestigious national prize for engineering innovation.

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Nominations now open for a selection of RAEng 2020 awards

The celebration of engineering excellence is at the heart of the Royal Academy of Engineering's work. The UK produces a large number of engineers whose achievements in the academic and professional practice of engineering have a huge impact on society. The Academy's awards celebrate the significant ...

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Royal Academy of Engineering SME Leaders Programme

This programme, delivered by the Academy's Enterprise Hub, will support promising leaders of high-growth tech and engineering SMEs

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New policy centre to drive engineering’s dialogue with government

The newly launched National Engineering Policy Centre will help engineers talk to policymakers with one voice writes Royal Academy of Engineering President, Professor Dame Ann Dowling OM DBE FREng FRS HonFIEDwho is also an Honorary Fellow of the Institution

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