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Powerful new report supports Automated Construction as future of industry

Added: 13 hours ago by Bryden Wood

The report looks at how ‘Industrialised Construction’ offers the most effective global solutions for the entire construction industry.

Bryden Wood Project for GSK wins ISPE ‘Facility of the Year Award’ for Social Impact

Added: 13 hours ago by Bryden Wood

Our project with GSK to deliver a brand new life-saving facility in record time has won a 'Facility of the Year Award' for Social Impact.

Churchwood Gardens shortlisted for Housing Design Awards

Added: 13 hours ago by Bryden Wood

Bryden Wood's Churchwood Gardens in south east London has been shortlisted for this year's Housing Design Awards.  

How Autodesk Is Helping Communities, Customers, and Employees Impacted by COVID-19

Added: 15 hours ago by Autodesk

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting communities, families, and people around the world, this is a difficult time for all of us. Our hearts go out to all those who have been affected, directly...

‘It’s a privilege to be working on these critical NHS projects'

Added: 18 hours ago by Sir Robert McAlpine

The speed at which our construction teams are mobilising and then pulling together to deliver Covid-19 surge hospitals presents many challenges, not least in making sure everyone stays safe.

Reduced lockdown traffic helps A19 team accelerate Tees viaduct works

Added: 18 hours ago by Sir Robert McAlpine

After 45 years being pummelled by hundreds of thousands of vehicles every week, the expansion joints between the composite concrete deck slabs on the 2km-long A19 Tees viaduct have reached the end...

Helping Leeds build for the future

Added: 18 hours ago by Sir Robert McAlpine

Leeds is a city in transformation, with extensive redevelopment and a diverse economy making it a Northern Powerhouse hotspot.

JM staff use 3D printing to help NHS

Added: 1 day ago by Johnson Matthey

JM has happily made its equipment and materials available to help the COVID-19 cause.

Johnson Matthey donates space to make ventilators

Added: 1 day ago by Johnson Matthey

Johnson Matthey in Royston has donated space at one its sites in order to help DHL to assemble ventilators on behalf of Ventilator Challenge UK.

Supporting health care workers in China.

Added: 1 day ago by Procter & Gamble

Health care workers in China have been at the forefront of fighting the COVID-19 virus, forging new directions for others around the globe to follow.

P&G innovation contributes hand sanitiser to battle Covid-19.

Added: 1 day ago by Procter & Gamble

Hand sanitiser is essential in the fight against COVID-19. P&G is leveraging people, talents and resources to serve the growing need around the world.

A force for good in communities. Now more than ever as we all respond to Covid-19.

Added: 1 day ago by Procter & Gamble

Since the first cases of COVID-19 across the UK, Ireland and the Nordics, we’ve all faced unprecedented times. As a business, as brands, and as individuals.  

Smart bed rolls selfish sleepers back into place

Added: 1 day ago by Ford

Our "Lane-Keeping Bed" applies car tech know-how to ensuring that even the most selfish bed mate stays firmly "in their lane" through the night.  

Ford to design, build and race a brand new car with help from the gamers who will drive it

Added: 1 day ago by Ford

Ever wanted to design a racing car? Ford is offering gamers the opportunity to have a hand in creating the ultimate track machine.

Not just another day at the office

Added: 1 day ago by Ford

The Ford Fund has just announced a COVID-19 Donation Match programme, providing employees with the opportunity to make a bigger difference when they donate to non-profit charities in the UK.

UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency to get latest radar technology from Leonardo

Added: 2 days ago by Leonardo

The UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) will upgrade to Leonardo’s latest Osprey radar to support missions such as search and rescue, border protection, fishery and pollution patrols.

Introducing CareBox: modular healthcare expansion for COVID-19

Added: 1 week ago by Arup

Across the world, increasing bed capacity to deal with the surge in COVID-19 patients is a central challenge.

Technology focus: Multi-layer tomography for seismic velocity model building

Added: 1 week ago by CGG

Many regions of the world exhibit complex layered geology with significant seismic wave velocity and anisotropy contrasts that present a major challenge for standard grid based tomography methods.

Space-Based Observations of Atmospheric Trace Gases

Added: 1 week ago by CGG

CGG’s Satellite Mapping team are collaborating with The University of Manchester to explore the potential insights that satellite imagery acquired by the Sentinel-5P satellite can provide with...

RAF Typhoons train with United States B-1B Bombers and NATO allies

Added: 2 weeks ago by Royal Air Force

Aircraft from the Royal Air Force have been carrying out intensive training sorties with US strategic bomber aircraft over the North Sea.

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

Added: 2 weeks ago by Royal Air Force

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and with a global pandemic affecting everyone’s lives, it’s never been more important to talk about mental health.

From Zero to Zephyr Plus – Babcock Ventilator Team Update

Added: 2 weeks ago by Babcock

As the Babcock ventilator enters the final stages of testing, the team have opened up on their incredible journey.

Babcock celebrates VE Day 75

Added: 2 weeks ago by Babcock

With a long history of supporting the Armed Forces, it may not come as a surprise that some present day Babcock sites have fascinating links to the allied war effort.

In it together – Dounreay site

Added: 2 weeks ago by Babcock

Dounreay, in the north of Scotland, has been demonstrating its commitment to being 'in it together' by placing all resources, not considered essential to the safety and security of the site, at the...

Babcock technology boosts UK air ambulance fight against Covid-19

Added: 2 weeks ago by Babcock

Babcock emergency response teams on the front lines in Spain and Italy are helping UK air ambulances develop new ways of boosting safety and on-board patient care in the fight against COVID-19.

Place secured on specialist nuclear technical services framework

Added: 2 weeks ago by Babcock

The Atkins Cavendish Alliance (ACA) has secured a place on a Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) framework to provide specialist nuclear technical services to the Ministry of Defence (MOD).

NI and ETAS: A Partnership to Advance Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Validation

Added: 2 weeks ago by National Instruments

We’re excited to announce our joint venture with ETAS GmbH, ETAS NI Systems to help address the ever-evolving market. 

Scalable EW Validation Solutions

Added: 2 weeks ago by National Instruments

Engineers require solutions that not only offer the performance necessary to test the increasingly elusive signals of today but adapt and scale to meet the unknown testing needs of tomorrow.

Wireless Communications Update: 5G In the Time of Social Distancing

Added: 2 weeks ago by National Instruments

In a post-COVID-19 world, we can expect to see even higher demand for digitalisation from both consumers and businesses who will benefit from 5G adoption.

Tips and Tricks for Engineers to Embrace Remote Work

Added: 2 weeks ago by National Instruments

We’ve learned a lot during these past few months about working from home, so we gathered the best tips and tricks from our employees around the world and compiled them here.

Standing together to combat COVID-19

Added: 2 weeks ago by Roche

We are proud to have developed two diagnostic tests to help identify patients who have, or have had, novel coronavirus.

Social distancing in the skies

Added: 2 weeks ago by Leonardo

As the situation surrounding Covid-19 evolves, Leonardo Helicopters (UK) has found unique ways to adapt social distancing methods to the cockpit ensuring crew safety.

Arcadis Global Statement about COVID-19

Added: 3 weeks ago by Arcadis

Arcadis already has a flexible working policy in place and our staff have a lot of experience with remote working through our cloud-based systems.

Coronavirus - what are employers saying?

Added: 3 weeks ago

Raj Sidhu - Senior Careers Consultant at UCL Careers - shares what graduate employers are saying about recruitment in light of social distancing measures.

How lockdown is helping us embrace new ways of working

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Experts suggest that even after the lockdown, social distancing measures will stay in place for many months to come. Gary Wilson of Akins asks: How can we prepare ourselves for that new normal as...

Keeping the country moving in times of need

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Within our local communities, our roads are a critical part of ensuring life-saving medicine, equipment, supplies and frontline staff can travel to wherever they are needed most, and will play a...

Faithful+Gould helping deliver NHS Nightingale Hospital in Bristol - 15 April 2020

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Faithful+Gould, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has been appointed to provide cost management services to the 300-bed NHS Nightingale Hospital being built in Bristol.

Net Zero 2050: How resilient is industrial and private sector commitment?

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Up to early March 2020, there was a real sense of urgency around the Net Zero agenda. Plans were being drawn, commitments were being made and budgets allocated as there was a realisation that more...

Lockdown is taking digital collaboration to the next level

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Delivering essential projects in difficult times reveals technology’s ability to bring us closer together in a crisis.

Perspectives on working from home

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

In the latest release from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the Labour Force Survey (LFS) data revealed that disabled people were over a third less likely to be employed than non-disabled...

Homeworking and wellbeing. How to keep it all together.

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

These are challenging times for people across the world. And with so many of us working from home and juggling extra responsibilities, it’s crucial that we’re a source of real comfort and...

How Vicky is supporting STEM homeschooling during COVID-19

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Meet Vicky, National STEM Lead at Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group. Although the Atkins STEM Community works on activities throughout the year, this is usually the start of their busiest...

How we’re managing things at Atkins

Added: 3 weeks ago by Atkins

Who would have guessed that at the start of our 2020 early careers intake we’d be in this situation? The Coronavirus is impacting not just part of our country or society but every organisation and...

What the interns have wrought, 2019 edition

Added: 3 weeks ago by Jane Street

Jane Street’s intern program yet again is coming to an end, which is a nice opportunity to look back over the summer and see what they’ve accomplished.

Nearly Half of Bloomberg LP Energy Usage Now Comes From Renewables, Up Sharply From 17% In 2018

Added: 4 weeks ago by Bloomberg

Bloomberg Now at Midpoint of Reaching 100% Renewable Energy Target by 2025.

I have a new approach to working motherhood now—and a male CEO to thank for it

Added: 4 weeks ago by Arm

On video, Simon introduced us to his 12-year-old son. He showed us the new challenges he was facing as a father with children at home needing his attention, while leading a company where his...

Culdrose helicopters join fight against virus in south-west

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

Royal Navy helicopters today join the national struggle against the coronavirus, helping millions of Britons in the West Country.

HMS Sutherland wraps up Arctic work ahead of NATO tasks

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

HMS Sutherland has complete her intense winter training in the Arctic Circle and is now heading for high-readiness tasking with NATO.  

Grimsby clears D-Day leftovers in NATO minehunting mission

Added: 1 month ago by Royal Navy

As the Royal Navy prepares to help the NHS and other government departments deal with the response to the coronavirus outbreak, HMS Grimsby sent a leftover from the Normandy landings to kingdom...

Leonardo producing Personal Protective Equipment for medical staff fighting Covid-19

Added: 1 month ago by Leonardo

Leonardo employees across the UK have answered the national call in response to the Covid-19 emergency, to manufacture Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to help protect NHS staff and critical...