Material Marvels: Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings – The grandfather of skyscrapers

Shrewsbury’s flaxmill is recognised as the world’s first skyscraper, influencing architecture globally with its innovative iron-frame construction. Shardell Joseph looks into its history and plans for its restoration.

Winning the lightweighting race

UK manufacturing is breaking down barriers with a focus on lightweighting . The University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre is setting out to advance capabilities in the UK.

Q&A with Lynsey Seal from London Fire Brigade

Lynsey Seal, Principal Fire Engineer and Joint Head of London Fire Brigade’s Fire Engineering Group, talks to Idha Valeur about her journey to Chartership.

Working towards Chartership

What is the journey to becoming chartered like? Idha Valeur gets insights from Chartered Engineers and industry bodies to hear their advice for others starting out on the same path.

Q&A with McLaren Automotive

McLaren’s Executive Director for Commercial and Legal, Ruth Nic Aoidh, talks to Ellis Davies about the company’s new factory in Sheffield, UK, and its approach to sourcing and manufacture.