Recognition for aluminium

The European Aluminium Awards 2008 were given out during the Aluminium 2008 conference, at Messe Essen in Germany on 23 September. Lotus Engineering UK took the overall Jury Prize for the Evora aluminium sports car chassis.

Building a sustainable future - York Handmade's tips

David Armitage, Managing Director of York Handmade Brick Co Ltd, Alne, UK, describes the progress made in meeting the company’s green objectives.
Hemcrete blocks

Time for something Tradical? - Developing construction products using traditional and natural materials

Building products company Lime Technology Ltd, Abingdon, UK, is developing novel construction products from natural materials such as lime, hemp, clay and earth to improve the industry's environmental footprint.

Engineering a solution - corrosion engineering and management

There is a common misunderstanding that corrosion engineering and corrosion management are identical concepts with similar features and applications. This article explains the difference and importance of both.

Well thought out - managing corrosion offshore

The importance of managing corrosion in the offshore industry, the difficulties faced and the drivers for action. The Health and Safety Executive has challenged the industry to improve performance and is undertaking an inspection focused on production installation duty holders.