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Starting your career? Here’s how to find your purpose

Added: 3 days ago by Bloomberg

Here at Bloomberg, we’re proud to be an innovative, collaborative place to work – a place where you can add value, make a difference, and forge your own path.

Collaboration, creativity, and change: longtime Bloomberg employees reflect on their careers

Added: 3 days ago by Bloomberg

For 19,000 employees in 175 offices worldwide, our culture encourages career mobility, allowing people to grow and succeed in their own way over time.

Offshore platform design for West Africa

Added: 3 days ago by Aquaterra Energy

It rarely pays to generalise in the global oil and gas industry, where profit can be found in small differences of geology or infrastructure. This is true for West Africa, where mature producing...

Winner of 2019 offshore achievement awards: outstanding skills development

Added: 3 days ago by Aquaterra Energy

This is an amazing achievement for Aquaterra Energy and one that is a great demonstration of some of our core values.

Three more wells for Aqauterra Energy in latest Lundin Norway award

Added: 3 days ago by Aquaterra Energy

Aquaterra Energy, a leader in global offshore engineering solutions, has been awarded a contract by Lundin Norway to deliver early well construction.

Data, data everywhere…but what are you doing with it?

Added: 4 days ago by Inmarsat

The present approach in this era of Big Data seems to be: let’s get all the data, all the time, everything we can. We aren’t really sure what to do with it, but one day it might be useful!

JCB Announces Deal With New British Motor Racing Team

Added: 4 days ago by JCB

JCB announced an exciting partnership with a new British motor racing team as the company continues to expand its presence in global markets.

Download the Big Bang on your smartphone

Added: 6 days ago by CERN

Travel through the history of space, time and matter within minutes.

delaware grows its first UK client service delivery hub in Bristol significantly ahead of plan

Added: 1 week ago by delaware

delaware recently celebrated the first six months of its first UK client service delivery hub in Bristol. Since its opening in October 2018, over 30 new consultants and analysts have been...

Royal Air Force Voyager Goes Dutch With Schnell Tanker

Added: 1 week ago by Royal Air Force

Royal Air Force tanker crews and their aircraft have spent two weeks in Holland as part of a major multinational refuelling exercise to improve interoperability between them.

INEOS Styrolution: Breakthrough in chemical recycling of polystyrene

Added: 1 week ago by INEOS

INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, announces today that it completed the first successful test runs producing virgin polystyrene from previously depolymerised material. These...

CERN unveils its Science Gateway project

Added: 1 week ago by CERN

CERN is launching a new scientific education and outreach centre. The building will be designed by world-renowned architects, Renzo Piano Building Workshop and funded through external donations,...

Our women in tech: Spartan Ivett Kaufman

Added: 1 week ago by Sparta Global

Completing our Business Analysis/Software Testing course in Birmingham, Ivett Kaufman flourished in our practical sessions and is now driving business transformation as a manual tester in a London...

Spartan Chris Pearce: from learning to leading

Added: 1 week ago by Sparta Global

While studying a degree in Business and Economics at the University of Greenwich, Chris Pearce was introduced to Sparta Global. Within a matter of months he went from learning new tech skills to...

Sparta global has a well-structured and strategic programme that can set you up for success

Added: 1 week ago by Sparta Global

At a Brunel university networking event in April 2018, Chioma “Chichi” Ezenwa came across Sparta Global. Following a recommendation from university colleagues, Chichi headed to the...

Saipem Included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe Index

Added: 1 week ago by Saipem

Saipem has once again been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe Index (DJSI), obtaining first place among companies operating in the “Energy Equipment Services”...

Saipem has been awarded new onshore and offshore drilling contracts worth approximately 255 million USD in total

Added: 1 week ago by Saipem

  In onshore drilling the new contracts have been obtained in Argentina, Ecuador and Peru.

New Onshore Contract for the Arctic LNG 2 GBS Design and Build Project Worth 2.2 Billion Euro

Added: 1 week ago by Saipem

The signing of this contract reinforces the presence of Saipem in Russia, a country in which the Company has an important track record in the realisation of both onshore and offshore infrastructures.

Teaching physics: I love teaching the KS3 light topic

Added: 1 week ago by Institute of Physics

“I wanted to move to working somewhere where I felt I was making a positive difference to people’s lives.”

The Element(s) of Invention

Added: 1 week ago by Victrex

Have you ever thought about the nature of “breakthrough inventions”? Those that transform the world with their social impact or disruptive influence on traditional industries? The...

Victrex named as one of “Britain's Most Admired Companies” by “Management Today”

Added: 1 week ago by Victrex

Prestigious annual survey of Britain's Most Admired Companies places Victrex at the No. 3 spot in the Chemicals sector.

How Humans Are Starting to “Curate” Intelligence in Partnership with AI

Added: 1 week ago by Autodesk

Artificial intelligence (AI) has a perception problem, as many people think of the technology primarily as a job killer.

Stantec completes acquisition of Wood & Grieve Engineers

Added: 2 weeks ago by Stantec

Global design firm Stantec is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Australian-based Wood & Grieve Engineers (WGE).

GOT Ink? NOW TV opens ultimate Game of Thrones tattoo studio to mark the start of the final season

Added: 2 weeks ago by Sky

To indelibly mark the final ever season of Game of Thrones, streaming service NOW TV is giving Game of Thrones superfans the chance to get inked at a one-of-a-kind tattoo studio.

Huawei - Times top 100 Graduate Recruitment Employers

Added: 2 weeks ago by Huawei

After an amazing year here at Huawei we hit the Times top 100 Graduate Recruitment Employers. We have a fantastic Graduate recruitment program and are still taking applications.

£75m investment set to revolutionise Royal Navy operations

Added: 2 weeks ago by Royal Navy

Robots and autonomous mine-hunters are set to revolutionise Royal Navy operations after the Defence Secretary announced a £75m injection into new technology.

The geeks changing lives

Added: 2 weeks ago by Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce brings together ‘the most elite band of geeks this side of the galaxy’ to help change the lives of those with extreme disabilities.

Rolls-Royce to power 40 new Lufthansa aircraft

Added: 2 weeks ago by Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Lufthansa Group to power 40 new aircraft. Its Trent 1000 engine will power 20 Boeing 787 Dreamliners and its Trent XWB will power 20 Airbus A350 XWBs. Rolls-Royce...

Rolls-Royce UltraFan one step closer as Advanced Low Pressure System (ALPS) testing gets underway

Added: 2 weeks ago by Rolls-Royce

Engineers at Rolls-Royce in Derby, UK, have successfully tested a key component of the UltraFan® engine design. UltraFan will redefine the world of jet engines, delivering significant weight,...

Rolls-Royce takes major step towards electrifying flight with successful hybrid aero propulsion tests

Added: 2 weeks ago by Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce has taken a significant step towards realising our ambition to provide hybrid-electric propulsion systems for the next generation of aviation, with successful ground tests of a hybrid...

Leonardo's 'Falcon Shield' counter-drone system played a major role in the re-opening of Gatwick airport.

Added: 2 weeks ago by Leonardo

With an estimated £50-70 million in losses to airlines, as well as significant personal claims facing insurance companies, the financial impact of Gatwick Airport’s 33-hour closure...

RAF AIRCRAFT HAS DELIVERED VITAL UK AID RELIEF TO MOZAMBIQUE

Added: 3 weeks ago by Royal Air Force

The A400M Atlas aircraft and a crew of 10 RAF personnel have delivered vital equipment including water filters, solar lanterns, blankets and shelter kits from the Department for International...

Royal Navy saves 27 sailors from burning ship in 'horrendous' seas

Added: 4 weeks ago by Royal Navy

Officials say it was "extremely hairy getting the sailors safely on board" - and warn the outcome could have been very different.

Lumacron honoured in 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Programme

Added: 4 weeks ago by Lumacron

Lumacron announces that it has been recognised as an honouree in the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews programme.

Lumacron releases Helios flexible grid DWDM interceptor solution

Added: 4 weeks ago by Lumacron

Lumacron announces availability of its Helios DWDM optical intercept, access and monitoring appliance, strengthening further its Zeus Solution Ecosystem of network visibility solutions.

Lumacron appoints MantisNet as our US Sales Partner

Added: 4 weeks ago by Lumacron

Lumacron announces the appointment of MantisNet, a US-based developer of network intelligence solutions, as their US Sales Partner.

Detecting counterfeit coconut water using Renishaw’s inVia™ Raman microscope

Added: 1 month ago by Renishaw

With only five countries in the world supplying the majority of coconut water to the West, this surge in popularity, and resulting imbalance between supply and demand, has led to criminal activity...

Renishaw inspires the future of multi-laser AM at AMUG conference

Added: 1 month ago by Renishaw

By running presentations, a training laboratory and a site tour, Renishaw is driving forward the adoption of multi-laser, productive AM.

Engineering innovation brings hope for a Parkinson's cure

Added: 1 month ago by Renishaw

Global engineering company Renishaw has built a device that has been used in a ground-breaking clinical trial.

5G and a better-connected world

Added: 1 month ago by Huawei

Building out the next generation of wireless networks is no small task and companies such as ARCC Communications help with installing the necessary equipment. The company is a regular contractor...

A view from inside the TDP

Added: 1 month ago by Nationwide Building Society

David joined Nationwide in September and is an Analyst in Infrastructure Development within Information Management Architecture Solutions.

Why I changed career and why I'd recommend it

Added: 1 month ago by Nationwide Building Society

Anneke is a Security Lead in the Technical Testing Team and made the switch from teaching into security through the Nationwide Technology Development Programme (TDP). Wanting to provide assistance...

Digital transformation in the public sector: how to get ahead

Added: 1 month ago by Sparta Global

In the UK there are at least 19 government digital transformation programmes currently underway - at a cost of almost £38 billion.

Our women in tech: Spartan Rituja Rao

Added: 1 month ago by Sparta Global

We sat down with Rituja Rao, a newly graduated Spartan consultant who has already turned her desire to work in technology into a promising career…

Quest for Better Energy Inspires Young Minds

Added: 1 month ago by TOTAL

Total has sponsored the awards – open to every primary school across England, Scotland and Wales – for the past 12 years. Each regional finalist won their school £1,000.

Mott MacDonald and Microsoft form strategic partnership to deliver smart infrastructure

Added: 1 month ago by Mott MacDonald

In the first partnership of its kind, Mott MacDonald and Microsoft are teaming up to create a cloud-based smart infrastructure platform to help asset owners, cities and governments deliver public...

“A Teacher Affects Eternity …”

Added: 1 month ago by ExxonMobil

Research shows that the most important factor in classroom success isn’t books or facilities or computers – though these certainly play a role. It’s teachers. That’s...

Shareholder Engagement On The Future Of Energy And Carbon

Added: 1 month ago by ExxonMobil

Earlier this year we published additional corporate disclosures on the risks climate change might pose to our company, including an analysis of what a 2-degree Celsius scenario might mean for our...

Network Rail launches public design exhibition and Design Panel

Added: 1 month ago by Network Rail

Network Rail has launched a public exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) showcasing the best footbridge designs that were submitted as entries to an international...

International Women’s Day: Bolton-born Amy leads revamp of her home station

Added: 1 month ago by Network Rail

A Bolton-born woman who is leading the revamp of her home station is being celebrated as part of International Women’s Day.