Engineering themes


A total of 45 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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Engineering Movement

Adrian Kohler

The engineering behined the full-size horse puppets in the award-winning stage production War Horse.

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Auralisation - Engineering sound for public places

Rob Harris FREng

Arup Acoustics use virtual environment to develop designs for auditoria with superb sound quality.

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Engineering art from science

Colin Dancer

An engineer describes his fruitful partnership with a contemporary artist

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T5 goes live

Dervilla Mitchell FREng

The challenges involved in erecting Heathrow’s new air traffic control tower and installing the largest single span roof in Europe at Terminal 5

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Conserving the Dean's Eye

Geoff Clifton

How engineering has ensured the survival of an 800 year-old stained glass window at Lincoln Cathedral

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Box of Bubbles

Professor Tristram Carfrae

How the innovative Water Cube swimming hall was conceived and constructed for the 2008 Beijing Olympics

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Panopticon Pipe Music; Academy Soirée in Belfast; Talented Students recognised at SET Awards; Creating Systems that Work

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Creating an Eco-City

Peter Head OBE FREng

The visionary project that will lead to the world’s first sustainable eco-city

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Going Underground

Patrick Bellew FREng

An innovative method of creating thermal mass energy storage systems using underground cooling labyrinths

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Pitch Perfect

Ian Liddell CBE FREng

The engineering involved in delivering Arsenal’s impressive new Emirates Stadium

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Responses to ‘Philosophy in the Making’,‘Ethics and the Engineer’and ‘Engineering and the Artist’s Eye’

Dr Bill Addis, Professor W Richard Bowen and David Quinion FREng

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