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Ancient Engineering in Modern Times

The Roman Empire is famous for numerous different reasons, but the way their fantastic feats of engineering are still harnessed to this very day could make this their most successful legacy. The same could be said for other ancient civilisations; … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Materials for Springs

Springs are used in many more items than you may think, from writing pens to wristwatches, springs are everywhere. Types of springs are almost as varied as their uses, and the same is true of the materials that springs are … Continue reading

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Nobel Prize Winners & Their Importance

In the world of engineering and technology, there is an abundance of critically important people; who without them, the industry would not be the same. Awards highlight dedication and give recognition to the contribution they have made to the field. … Continue reading

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The Development of the Aerospace Industry

The aerospace industry is one of the most dynamic and ever-changing industries in the UK. It contributes to a significant proportion of the UK economy, and it employs more than 100,000 people. However, the industry hasn’t always been this dominant; … Continue reading

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Springs in Various Industries

Engineering is one of the broadest disciplines known to man, as it covers an array of applications and fields, with each one having a more in-depth knowledge of science, technology, mathematics, or types of application.

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What are the Career Prospects for Manufacturing and Engineering Apprentices?

Hiring an Apprentice can help a business to grow its own talent by developing a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce. As the National Apprenticeship Service (NAS) states the majority of apprentices (90%) stay in employment with seven in ten (71%) … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Your Business

Why Spring Clean your business? You may have become so used to your routines and way of work that it’s become habitual. By having a clean out, you can see where there is room for any improvement or correction. You … Continue reading

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The Future of Space Manufacturing

Relating to the production of materials and components that are utilised outside of Earth’s planetary atmosphere, space manufacturing is a leading industry that is permitting NASA to make big discoveries about our solar system, our galaxy, and the universe. Announced … Continue reading

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The Importance of Quality Control

Through the process of quality control, all factors involved in the manufacturing process are carefully overseen. According to the family of standards ISO 9000, which allows for the creation and implementation of quality management systems (QMSs), quality control refers to … Continue reading

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A Spring’s Day Without Springs

Warmer weather, sunny skies, and birds chirping; spring is almost upon us to let us enjoy longer days and have fun. Now that you’ve seen what it’s like to spend a winter’s day without springs you might think spring won’t … Continue reading

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