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Apply now to deliver the manufacturing diploma

Manufacturers who wish to deliver the Diploma in Manufacturing and Product Design from September 2010 must submit their applications by 26 November 2008.

Applicants invited for Beilby Medal and Prize

The 2009 Beilby Medal and Prize is open for applicants. The deadline for submissions is 31 January 2009.

Mining art exhibition opens in Yorkshire

A mining exhibition of the memories of Tom Lamb has gone on display at the National Coal Mining Museum in West Yorkshire, UK.

Entrepreneurs Award for electro-technologies

The Royal Academy of Engineering is seeking entries for its ERA Foundation Entrepreneurs Award 2009.

Increasing glass content in bricks

Clay Technology magazine
A brick containing 97% recycled glass has improved energy efficiency compared to clay bricks, claims UK firm Geofusion, based in Worcester. The geobrick is produced from a combination of container glass and cathode ray tube panel glass.