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Two companies, one cultural fit: about our journey with INEOS

Added: Over a year ago by delaware

This is the story of how the partnership between INEOS and delaware started. And how it continues to this day.

delaware proud winner of Trends’ Gazelle Ambassador 2018 award for West-Flanders

Added: Over a year ago by delaware

delaware took home the trophy from a group of 200 eligible companies in the large enterprise category.

Graduates build successful careers at Sisk with breadth and depth of experience

Added: Over a year ago by John Sisk and Son

The breadth of the programme ensures that all aspects of the project lifespan are covered.

Doncasters and Rolls-Royce enter into Framework Agreement for future and existing business

Added: Over a year ago by Doncasters

Doncasters Group and Rolls-Royce have agreed base terms and conditions in the form of a Framework Agreement, covering the range of Doncasters Group manufacturing sites.

Navy engineers support local science and technology fair

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Navy engineers from HMS Collingwood, HMS Diamond and the RN UTC Team recently attended the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) fair 2018 at CEMAST, Lee-On-Solent.

Navy engineers help youngsters to shape the future

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Royal Navy engineers from HM Naval Base Clyde will be visiting primary schools throughout Argyll and Bute to help launch a major Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) competition in...

New offshore patrol vessel named HMS Trent

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

The third of the Royal Navy’s five new Offshore Patrol Vessels has been formally named HMS Trent at the Glasgow shipyard where she was built.

Royal Navy inspires future engineers at UKs largest science event

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

The Royal Navy is attending the 2018 Big Bang Fair at the NEC Birmingham today - the UK's largest and highest-profile Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Fair.  

UK joins World Leading X-Ray Laser Facility

Added: Over a year ago by Science & Technology Facilities Council

The UK has today become the latest member state of the European XFEL, the international research facility that is home to the world’s largest X-ray laser.

UK scientists help solve mystery of why comets emit X-rays

Added: Over a year ago by Science & Technology Facilities Council

The mystery of why comets travelling through Space give off X-ray emissions has been solved thanks to new research undertaken by a team that included science staff from STFC’s Central Laser...

Thunder inbound as more fast jets added to Air Day line up

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Making its Air Day debut, Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton is hugely excited to announce the Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team 'Zeus' will participate in the flying display on Saturday 7 July.

Target Duncan Merlins try to protect destroyer during NATO sub exercise

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Sink the Duncan! That’s one of the tasks of international submarines during NATO’s biggest sub hunt of the year in the Mediterranean.

Milestone as first F-35B aircraft deploys to warship

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

An F-35B has landed on the deck of the USS Wasp in a milestone year for the stealth fighter jet.

A day in the life - Neelam Kundi

Added: Over a year ago by Lendlease

What does it mean to be a Lendlease graduate? Our Day in the Life series finds out first-hand. This week, we caught up with Neelam Kundi

Driverless technology comes to Formula Student 2018 competition

Added: Over a year ago

Artificial intelligence for driverless cars will form part of the annual Formula Student competition at Silverstone in July.

Change the world - become an engineer

Added: Over a year ago by Leonardo

Having taken an early interest in electronics and aeroplanes, Kris Harrison’s passion for engineering was fully ignited while doing her A-levels, when her physics teacher inspired her to...

Cadets join HMS Albion for NATO deployment

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Officer Cadets (OC) from Britannia Royal Naval College have been getting stuck in on board HMS Albion as the ship leads an international task group in the Mediterranean.

Siemens train factory plant planned in Goole

Added: Over a year ago by Siemens

Plans for a £200m rail factory creating 700 jobs in East Yorkshire have been announced.

£260m deal signed to keep RAF giants flying

Added: Over a year ago by Ministry of Defence - Defence Equipment & Support

A £260 million agreement with the United States Government to support RAF C-17 heavy lift transport aircraft into the next decade has been signed by the MOD, Defence Minister Guto Bebb...

Tackling technology terms: what is an applications engineer anyway?

Added: Over a year ago by Dorset Software Services

Confused about what technology jobs are out there? Heard about programming roles but not much else?

Award-winning Plymouth MOD engineering talent

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

Future engineers from Plymouth have scooped top awards at a ceremony attended by HRH Prince of Wales.

First accelerated engineers pass out at HMS Raleigh

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

The first 'accelerated' weapon and air engineers for the front-line Navy have been converted from civilians into sailors.  

Balfour Beatty joint venture awarded £1.4bn Los Angeles airport contract

Added: Over a year ago by Balfour Beatty

A consortium including FTSE 250 construction firm Balfour Beatty has been awarded a $1.95bn (£1.4bn) contract to build a train network at Los Angeles International Airport.

Tata 'to invest £75m in Port Talbot blast furnace repair'

Added: Over a year ago by Tata Steel

Tata Steel will invest £75m to repair a blast furnace at Port Talbot steelworks, industry sources have claimed.

Advanced facility planned for training next generation of aircraft maintenance engineers

Added: Over a year ago by AMRC

A pioneering training centre for the next generation of highly skilled aircraft maintenance engineers at Doncaster Sheffield Airport could see apprentices and their trainers digitally connected to...

Rail industry plans 7,000 new carriages by 2021

Added: Over a year ago

?There will be a glut of new train carriages coming to Britain’s railways by 2021, according to figures released by the Rail Delivery Group.

New £7.5m nuclear college offers fusion of work and education near Sellafield

Added: Over a year ago by Sellafield Ltd

A new £7.5m college will use cutting-edge technology including virtual reality and robotics to train the next generation of nuclear workers.

Top engineering students come together for innovative Siemens challenge

Added: Over a year ago by Siemens

Last weekend, over 70 students travelled to the University of Sheffield to take part in the 48 hour Sir William Siemens Challenge: MindSphere Live, the UK student engineering event of the year!

Teaching is a job where I can keep learning, use my degree, and make an impact

Added: Over a year ago by Institute of Physics

I graduated from a Physics with Astrophysics degree at The University of Manchester two years ago. Since then I completed a year-long internship before co-founding a design and education start-up...

BRE launches smart homes centre

Added: Over a year ago by BRE Group

The Building Research Establishment (BRE) is launching the Centre for Smart Homes & Buildings (CSHB) to aid the UK housebuilding industry and promote the installation of smart technology in homes.

Setting my 'sites' on a thriving career in construction

Added: Over a year ago by Kier Group

People are always surprised when I tell them that I’m a construction site manager. ‘That’s not a job for a woman, surely?’ is usually the response I get.

First Naval Air Squadron embarks in the Royal Navy’s new Aircraft Carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

A Naval Air Squadron has today embarked in the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth for the first time - marking another first in the regeneration of the Royal Navy's carrier strike capability.

HMS Ocean sea time for Oxford URNU Officer Cadets

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

On 17 Jan 18 Midshipman Emily O'Donovan, Officer Cadets (OCdt) Emily Herbert and Luke Harris went to sea in HMS Ocean for a week to observe the aviation training that took place as well as to spend...

Royal Navy supports young engineers in the fast lane

Added: Over a year ago by Royal Navy

The Royal Navy is supporting young would-be engineers from Newton Abbot taking part in a national competition racing model cars they have created.  

Advice to New Graduates on Choosing the Right Path

Added: Over a year ago by Schneider Electric

As new graduates, you should be looking at all companies and roles equally and choosing the one which is most in line with your personality.

3 Strategic Reasons for Millennials to Work at Schneider Electric

Added: Over a year ago by Schneider Electric

“What motivates you to work for this company?” As a millennial who has worked at Schneider Electric for 6 years, I’ll summarise my observations with 3 strategic reasons.

Driven by innovation - the UK national ANPR service

Added: Over a year ago by Leonardo

Learn how Leonardo technology is helping transform UK policing through its key role delivering the Home Office’s ambitious National ANPR Service.

Engineering the car of tomorrow

Added: Over a year ago by Shell

A unique collaboration between Shell, Gordon Murray Design and Geo Technology is setting out to answer the question: what does the car of tomorrow look like?  

Siemens is a Top Graduate Employer

Added: Over a year ago by Siemens

Siemens has been named as one of the UK's leading graduate recruiters and is one of the top climbers at number 56 in The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers 2017/18.

Why Agile is here to stay

Added: Over a year ago by Sky

The speed of change at Sky can be relentless, but we’re always positive and challenged.

A Powerful Sky Europe

Added: Over a year ago by Sky

As a larger, European business, we now serve more than 21 million customers across five countries, which is huge.

Combining a love of learning with a passion for doing - Rebecca McGinty, Research Engineer

Added: Over a year ago by Spirax-Sarco Engineering

Inspired by projects such as this and the skills I gained during the graduate programme, I’m now working to become a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

The future is electric, the future is steel

Added: Over a year ago by Tata Steel

Over the next 30 years we believe the value of steel required for car production will increase as manufacturers shift towards using cutting-edge steels. As a manufacturer of premium quality steel...

Tata Steel recruits new talent for future steelmaking in the UK

Added: Over a year ago by Tata Steel

Tata Steel has welcomed its latest crop of apprentices and graduates to help it build a robust and sustainable business in the UK.

The Magic of Big Data

Added: Over a year ago by Kubrick Group

When you think of Walt Disney and Disney World, Big Data does not exactly spring to mind. What you possibly would think of is magic, fun and imagination.

Voice Will be Everywhere

Added: Over a year ago by Kubrick Group

Voice activated personal assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Home are experiencing metoric rise in popularity, use and technical progress.

The Secret World of Big Cats

Added: Over a year ago by Leonardo

Did you know that Leonardo’s thermal camera technology was behind some of the stunning footage captured on the recent BBC series ‘Big Cats’ ?  

How to Succeed at our Graduate Assessment Centres

Added: Over a year ago by Cundall

Last week we invited 96 aspiring engineers to attend our UK assessment centres for our 2018 UK graduate intake. Having made it to this stage from a hotly contested applicant pool of nearly 2000,...

UWE Bristol and MoD launch engineering competition for schools

Added: Over a year ago by Ministry of Defence - Defence Equipment & Support

The University of the West of England (UWE) Bristol and the MoD’s Defence, Equipment and Support (DE&S) organisation are sponsoring the Engineer Leaders Awards, a competition to encourage...

A day in the life - Zeeshan Ali

Added: Over a year ago by Lendlease

Our Day in the Life series finds out first-hand. This week, we caught up with: Zeeshan Ali, Assistant Engineering Manager at Chiswick Park Footbridge, London.