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Construction site at UKAEA Yorkshire, March 2020 (courtesy Harworth Group)

UKAEA’s fusion technology centre steelwork complete

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The UKAEA Yorkshire facility has complete steel superstructure ahead of the unit’s practical completion in September.

Engineering volunteers urgently needed to support front-line NHS staff - can you help?

We have been approached by the Royal Academy of Engineering, on behalf of NHS England, to ask if we as a Professional Engineering Institution could support the NHS in providing technical expertise to the Health Service over the coming weeks.

Detecting heavy metals in water with a new device

Materials World magazine
A new device could detect heavy metals in water and dry preserve them for improved quality monitoring. Idha Valeur reports.

Reducing membrane fouling with clay

Materials World magazine
A 2D clay material could solve the biggest headache in membrane technology – fouling. Idha Valeur discovers how it works.

Making solid oxide fuel cells more efficient

Materials World magazine
An alternative design for a recirculation device can make small solid oxide fuel cells more efficient. Idha Valeur finds out more.