Engineering themes

Ingenia articles are categorised by engineering themes and subject areas.

Showing 45 articles for: Art and Architecture

Stephen Payne OBE FREng - Queen Mary 2

Michael Kenward OBE

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

Issue 41

Auralisation - Engineering sound for public places

Rob Harris FREng

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

Issue 40

Engineering Movement

Adrian Kohler

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

Issue 40

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

Issue 34

Box of Bubbles

Professor Tristram Carfrae

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

Issue 33

Conserving the Dean's Eye

Geoff Clifton

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

Issue 33

Creating an Eco-City

Peter Head OBE FREng

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

Issue 29

Pitch Perfect

Ian Liddell CBE FREng

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

Issue 28

Going Underground

Patrick Bellew FREng

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

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