Inspiring the next generation of engineers

When speaking with many of my colleagues about what sparked their interest in engineering, a common theme of inspiration emerges. So many of us were inspired by a teacher, family friend or an encounter with an inspirational engineer in our formative years.

Chairman's message

As we enter into 2014, I would like to reflect on what has been a busy year for the Younger Members' Comittee (YMC) and an enjoyable first year for me as Chair.

Quality control

Enhancing the quality of existing products – the latest technology

Adventures in steel

Ed Pickering from the University of Cambridge reflects on current research into applications of steel

Social standing - company reputation and trust

Social credentials, company reputation and community trust need developing early in the timeline for any mining project