Engineering Automotive & Transport

From a researcher – Ten ways to cut shipping’s contribution to climate change

3 weeks ago — Deep Dive

In the middle of this summer’s shocking fires and floods came the grimmest climate science report yet from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, warning of a “code red...

eHighway – Government supports Electrics Roads

2 months ago — Quick Read

The UK government has thrown its weight behind a pilot for eHighways. eHighway aim to combine the efficiency of electrified railroads with the flexibility of trucks by creating a network...

UK’s first Gigafactory proposed for Coventry Airport

2 months ago — Long Read

Coventry could host the UK’s first Gigafactory thanks to a partnership between Coventry Airport and Coventry City Council. The 5.7m-sq-ft Gigafactory would be well placed in the West Midlands which...

Flying car completes first ever city-to-city flight

3 months ago — Quick Read

A staple of Science-fiction has become a reality as the AirCar completed a full 35-minute flight from the international airport in Nitra to the international airport in Bratislava.

HS2 launches Florence – first giant tunnelling machine

4 months ago — Quick Read

HS2 has launched its first enormous tunnel boring machines (TBMs). The machine, Florence, is the first of ten and will dig around 64 miles of the tunnel during the first...

Prince Philip’s funeral hearse is a modified Land Rover Defender

5 months ago — Long Read

Prince Philip's funeral hearse is a modified Land Rover Defender – symbolic of a pioneering, practical Britain The ceremonial funeral of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, will take place...