Born to Engineer talks about Engineering without borders with SMECs Andreas Neumaier

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Today we talk to Andreas Neumaier, Chief Technical Principal of Hydropower about why he decided on a career in hydro and dam engineering and how Engineers can make a real difference to society. After spending 35 years delivering projects in dozens of countries across Asia and Africa Andreas...

The Whaley Bridge dam collapse is a wake-up call

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Concrete infrastructure will not last forever without care Torrential rain in the Midlands and North of England that saw half a month’s rain fall in one day caused such volumes of water to pass through the spillway of the Toddbrook Reservoir dam, above the town of Whaley...

Solar panel heat waste captured to distil clean drinking water

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Engineers have come up with a simple concept that could change increase water security and battle climate change. This is what the system might look like. The team of Engineers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology have used a solar panel sat on top of heat-driven...