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The Do's and Don’ts of applying for our graduate programme

Added: 1 week ago by WSP

Each year we receive over 5,000 applications to our graduate roles, and we review all of the applications we receive. Having read every single application, our team has come across the good, the...

Royal Navy unveils its first ever autonomous minesweeper

Added: 2 weeks ago by Royal Navy

A new unmanned minesweeper capable of clearing digital mines has been handed over to the Royal Navy.

Royal Navy strengthens key ties in year of engineering

Added: 2 weeks ago by Royal Navy

WISE Chief Executive, Helen Wollaston FRSA, has presented the Royal Navy with their certificate of annual membership during the Year of Engineering.

Top 50 Social Mobility Employer Index 2018

Added: 2 weeks ago by M&G Prudential

M&G is proud to be included in the Top 50 UK employers who have taken the most action on social mobility in the workplace.

Team Tempest - Delivering the next generation combat air systems

Added: 2 weeks ago by Leonardo

On the opening morning of the Farnborough International Air Show 2018, Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson MP and Chief of Air Staff, Royal Air Force Sir Stephen Hillier, launched the...

Quick Guide: Moving to Cumbria – Part 2 Explore the North

Added: 2 weeks ago by Sellafield Ltd

This blog includes things to do and places to go when you move to Cumbria.

Quick Guide: Moving to Cumbria – Part 1 Accommodation

Added: 2 weeks ago by Sellafield Ltd

A large number of our students and graduates will be based in Cumbria, we will cover information on where to live and how to find accommodation.

9 Tips on how to prepare for a Graduate Assessment Centre

Added: 2 weeks ago by Sellafield Ltd

You’ve passed your online application form, your aptitude test and your telephone interview, now it’s time to ace the graduate assessment centre!

Hi-therm+ Lintel shortlisted for the Product of the Year Award

Added: 2 weeks ago by Keystone

We are thrilled our Hi-therm+ Lintel has being shortlisted for the Product of the Year Award at the Housebuilder Awards.

Keystone CEO shortlisted for 'Business Leader of the Year'

Added: 2 weeks ago by Keystone

In an industry dominated by men, Keystone Group CEO Eithne Kelly has made an invaluable impact on the culture of the company.

The Keystone Group Swadlincote becomes a Builders Merchant Federation (BMF) regional centre of excellence

Added: 2 weeks ago by Keystone

The Keystone Group is delighted to announce that its UK headquarters in Swadlincote has recently became a BMF Regional Centre of Excellence.

Where are all our graduates?

Added: 3 weeks ago by Graduates into Health

We now have a solution, we have a mechanism that is working, and it’s so very simple. It’s the Graduates into Health programme.

NHS Internship Scheme celebrates being HSJ award finalist

Added: 3 weeks ago by Graduates into Health

The Health Service Journal Value in Healthcare award externally recognises the NHS Internship Scheme as one of the leaders of workforce innovation in healthcare.

Our 2017 Grads smash their target and raise over £15,000 for The Wallich Charity!

Added: 3 weeks ago by Admiral

Our grads were all keen to get involved in charity work, encouraged as part of their role.

Congratulations to our 2016 Grads!

Added: 3 weeks ago by Admiral

Ten of our 2016 graduates have now secured permanent positions across the business. Well done all!  

Grads 2018 - first update

Added: 3 weeks ago by Admiral

Read about what our STEM grads have been up to since they started their placements.

Grad update - December 2017

Added: 3 weeks ago by Admiral

Read what our grads have been up to since our last update in August.

INEOS Oxide announces an expansion of Dipropylene Glycol (DPG) capacity

Added: 1 month ago by INEOS

INEOS Oxide today announces that it is progressing plans to expand Dipropylene Glycol (DPG) capacity at its site in Köln Germany.

INEOS Announces €2.7 Billion investment in new European Chemical Complex

Added: 1 month ago by INEOS

Today INEOS has approved a €2.7 billion capital project to build both a world scale ethane cracker and a PDH (Propane Dehydrogenation) unit in Northern Europe.

Alstom confirms plans to bring hydrogen trains to the UK

Added: 1 month ago by Alstom

Alstom confirms plans to bring its world leading hydrogen technology to trains in the UK.

AW159: The best ally for naval missions

Added: 1 month ago by Leonardo

The AW159 is a new generation multi-role military helicopter that retains the key design features of the Lynx, one of the world's most successful naval helicopters and the world helicopter speed...

Royal Navy’s New Robotic Minesweeper Will Keep Sailors Safe and Sea Lanes Open For Ships

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

The UK’s Royal Navy has taken the delivery of its first robotic minesweeper system.

Sultan honours trailblazing female engineer

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

Royal Navy engineers have renamed one of their key buildings after a wartime female trailblazer.

Pickets charge as tiny naval training boats meet HMS Queen Elizabeth off Dartmouth

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

The RN’s leaders of tomorrow were invited to take their training craft out into the Channel to meet up with HMS Queen Elizabeth.

Gold award for petrochemical firm ExxonMobil

Added: 1 month ago by ExxonMobil

The company was presented with the award at its Refining and Chemicals site in Fawley, Hampshire on 21 November 2017.

Digital product lifecycle management (PLM) drives innovation in the auto industry

Added: 1 month ago by DXC Technology

In the automotive industry, the challenges of designing, building, selling and updating a product has become more about software than steel, and all roads lead to digital-driven product lifecycle...

From R&D to health outcomes: Why a connected life sciences platform matters

Added: 1 month ago by DXC Technology

The life sciences business model is changing.

Costain pushes smart infrastructure with new tech centre

Added: 1 month ago by Costain

Costain is to move its technology centre to a new, expanded facility in north Somerset.

PBA named as Consultancy of the Year finalist in the CIEEM Awards

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

PBA has been named as a finalist in the 2018 Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) awards.

PBA among the best companies to work for in UK regions

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

PBA has ranked among the best companies to work for in Scotland, the Midlands, the South West and the South East.

What impact could AI have on the rail sector in the coming decade?

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

Our graduates are a constant source of pride and inspiration to us at PBA.

Earth Day 2018: end plastic pollution

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

2018's Earth Day theme is all about mobilising the world to end plastic pollution.

Earth day 2018: actions not words

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

The damage that the mismanagement of plastic waste is doing to our planet is being communicated to us daily.

An alumni’s day out: the Global Engineering Challenge

Added: 14th June 2018 by Peter Brett Associates

The Global Engineering Challenge (GEC) is week-long project every first-year engineering undergraduate student at the University of Sheffield participates in (approximately 1300 students).

Hi-Traq™ can revolutionise trenching market

Added: 7th June 2018 by Royal IHC

The offshore wind sector is becoming one of the most rapidly growing global energy markets, yet much of the associated technology in the subsea sector has not been keeping pace with demand.

Keeping the wheels of industry turning

Added: 6th June 2018 by Leonardo

The use of interconnected physical and virtual systems will be commonplace for most organisations in the near future.

Huawei Chairwoman meets UK Prime Minister to announce a major new commitment

Added: 5th June 2018 by Huawei

Madam Sun Yafang, Chairwoman of Huawei met with the UK Prime Minister Theresa May in Beijing.

Huawei Achieves UK Government Cyber Essentials Plus Certification

Added: 5th June 2018 by Huawei

Huawei is focused on protecting its customers from today’s cyber threats.

Huawei Breaks Ground for a Fully Connected, Intelligent World

Added: 5th June 2018 by Huawei

Huawei shares its vision for an intelligent world of the future, as well as the trillions of dollars of new opportunities that will come along with it.

Defence minister welcomes first of new carrier-ready helicopter fleet

Added: 4th June 2018 by Royal Navy

Defence Minister Guto Bebb has today announced the delivery of the first of a fleet of new helicopters designed for Royal Marine aircraft carrier operations.

Wildcats' flypast over stunning gathering of naval strength in Indonesia

Added: 4th June 2018 by Royal Navy

A Royal Marines Wildcat helicopter flies past more than two dozen warships gathered in waters between the Indonesian islands of Bali and Lombok.

Royal IHC Ltd dominates the skyline of Port of Blyth

Added: 1st June 2018 by Royal IHC

From whichever direction you approach the Port of Blyth at the moment, the skyline has been drastically altered by a futuristic feature.

Royal IHC expands strategic activities in offshore and mining

Added: 1st June 2018 by Royal IHC

Royal IHC has expanded its activities with the acquisition of Fraser Hydraulic Power (FHP) in the UK.

URNU Weapon Engineer Officer Insight Scheme launched

Added: 25th May 2018 by Royal Navy

The URNU Weapon Engineer Officer Insight Scheme was recently launched with an Insight Day at HMS Collingwood.

Oxford URNU visits HMS Queen Elizabeth

Added: 25th May 2018 by Royal Navy

Oxford University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) recently paid a visit to its affiliated ship, the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth.

What Makes You

Added: 24th May 2018 by Babcock

Babcock is delighted to have won the Best Graduate Recruitment Strategy at the Recruiter Awards for our ‘What Makes You’ campaign.

A rare chance for building contractors Crest Nicholson and NHBC representatives to see the inner working of BBA Testing.

Added: 23rd May 2018 by BBA

A recent tour of the UKAS accredited BBA Testing facility undertaken by representatives of Crest Nicholson and the NHBC (National Housing Building Council) gave both organisations the opportunity...

Employee Appreciation Week 2018

Added: 23rd May 2018 by BBA

It was fun, games and hilarity as the BBA completed another Employee Appreciation week at their Watford campus.

Can Data Save the Planet?

Added: 22nd May 2018 by Kubrick Group

There’s no doubt that data is the core of technology advancement and one of the reasons businesses are so successful. But the question that many people are still baffled by is what exactly is...

The Tom Sellers Project

Added: 22nd May 2018 by Kubrick Group

Progressive, current, and visionary. Three words to easily describe the Louis Vuitton x Supreme collaboration. Three words to describe influencer and Michelin star restaurant owner Tom Sellers, who...