The Biggest Moments in Engineering History

The history of engineering is long and fascinating. The rate at which engineering has progressed over the last few hundred years is incredible and there have been plenty of events and technologies that have paved the way for the engineering and technological marvels that we enjoy today.

Robotics and the UK Economy

Robotics is important for the UK economy. The impact of artificial intelligence should not be underestimated, as it’s believed that the UK GDP will be up to 10.3% higher in 2030 due to robotics, according to a PWC report (PDF).

The Most Influential Women in STEM

The most famous names in the STEM field are often men’s names. From Thomas Edison to Nikola Tesla, these names are associated with some of the most influential work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. However, there have been countless women throughout history who have made huge contributions to the field – some well-known, others… Continue Reading …

2018: The Year of Engineering

2018 marks The Year of Engineering, a campaign put in place to encourage more young people to consider engineering as a plausible career path. As the country faces a serious skills shortage within the engineering industry, the government are using this new campaign to attempt to close the gap and start training the next generation… Continue Reading …

Advancing Custom Spring Technology

Springs have existed for centuries, having been used in chariots in the 1300s and in a pistol in 1493, with the spring designed by Leonardo Da Vinci. Today, spring technology continues to evolve and forms crucial elements of a multitude of mechanisms. Springs in Bionic Knee Braces Custom spring manufacturers and special wire form manufacturers… Continue Reading …