Engineering themes


A total of 43 items listed.

Stephen Payne OBE FREng

Queen Mary 2

How the designer of the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner was inspired by Blue Peter and now campaigns for young people to become engineers
By Michael Kenward OBE

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Expedition to Antarctica; World’s first desalination barges; Newton International Fellowships; Leading Lights; Fellow’s book helps fund engineering education

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Launching the Tamar

Neil Chaplin and John Nurser

How the latest addition to the Royal National Lifeboat Association’s fleet was engineered to protect its crew and augment their abilities

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Underwater Rescue

Bryan Luke

The technology behind a new NATO submarine rescue vehicle

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Responses to 'Research with impact' and 'Sinking a frigate'

Professor Philip Esler, Professor James S Harrison FREng, Professor Bob Stone, Dr Paul Robinson and Plymouth's Professorial Team consisting of Bob Stone, Geoff Skates and John Gittus FREng, with support from Dr Paul Robinson

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Sinking a Frigate

Michael Leece OBE

The challenge of using a naval warship to create an artificial reef

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Universal Dinghies

Sally Wilkes

Paralympic dinghies that allow sailors of all abilities to compete

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True Liner – The Creation of the Queen Mary 2

Stephen Payne OBE

The logistics of designing and project managing the giant ocean liner.

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Genesis of a Queen – The President's New Year Reception

Isla McMillan

Stephen Payne, Chief Designer of the Queen Mary 2, was the speaker at this year’s New Year Reception.

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Academy Soiree at the University of Southampton

Professor Bill Wakeham FREng

Celebrating excellence at the National Oceanography Centre's exhibition, `Exploring the Oceans`

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What Price Speed - Revisited

The Railway Research Group, Imperial College

The evolution of transport propulsion efficiency over the last 50 years

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Autosub Under Ice

Professor Gwyn Griffiths

Exploring Greenland’s arctic marine environment with Southampton Oceanography Centre

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