Engineering themes


A total of 91 items listed.

Gas turbine technology: powering the future

Philip Ruffles CBE FREng FRS

The complex technology, environmental concerns and economic issues that are shaping the jet aircraft engines of today and tomorrow

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The properties of steam: industrial engines before 1800

David Hulse

The cutting-edge technology of the 18th century was the atmospheric engine which provided power for the UK’s growing industries

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Homes for the new millennium: new technology and innovation at Greenwich Millennium Village

Dr Robert Hawley CBE DSc FRSE FRENg, Chairman, Taylor Woodrow PLC; Richard Hodkinson BSc (Hons) Ceng MICE MIStructE MCIOB, Richard Hodkinson Consultancy

The Greenwich Millennium Village aims to show how ideas of sustainable development can be put into practice

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Power for the people: Stirling engines for domestic CHP

Fred Starr MIM Ceng

Combined Heat and Power has the potential to enable a household to generate its own electricity – the time is right for this technology

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Science, technology and progress

Sir John Browne FREng

Technology and science are good for business and progress and in helping to solve global problems

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Major plant repair: welding Sizewell A nuclear power station boilers

P.E.J. Flewitt FREng, E.G. Taylor and L.A. Mitchell FREng

Careful assessment and planning led to a successful repair in a sensitive and difficult environment

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Fuel cells: profitable products, good for the environment

James Larminie

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