Eleanor Stride becomes Royal Academy of Engineering fellow

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Born to Engineer star Eleanor Stride joined 53 others, from robotics to other nano-drug experts, to become one of this year's new Royal Academy of Engineering fellows. Professor Stride said that it was an honour after RAEng had “a transformative effect” on her early career and that she...

Loughborough University win IMechE UAS Challenge 2016

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Loughborough Engineering students have soared to victory during the second annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Challenge. This is the second year for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers challenge, which tasked each team with a series of specific mission objectives before competing in a final ‘fly-off’. See Project...

SNC-Lavalin winners of 2016 IMechE Railway Challenge

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2016 saw Stapleford Miniature Railway in Leicestershire host 8 teams for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Railway Challenge. The competition tested the team across 10 different challenges. The competition, which took place 2-3rd July, is made up of 10 track based and presentation challenges. However, 2016 is the...