Developments

The latest innovation and inventions from the world of engineering can be found here. Learn about advances in technology and how they can make a real difference within your industry.

3D printed bridge debuts
3D printing building technique takes construction into digital future
3D printing proving helpful in Kenya
5G smart factories on the industrial automation horizon
A back flipping robot 'Cheetah' is the latest mechanical marvel
A Brazilian millennial startup: fighting floods
A day in the life of a systems engineer
A fire in the cathedral, a nation left heartbroken
A giant leap for AI and machine learning
A new year of engineering innovation commences
A tale of two above-water railroads
A tale of two gold mines
A ‘kite’ could provide electricity for many around the world in 2019
Advancements in biomedical engineering
Affordable virtual reality platform for CAD engineers now available
AI and technology, leaving no student behind
An engineering cold war
An offshore oil rig diver’s incredible tale of survival
An undersea hotel room is the latest civil engineering marvel
And now for the weather...from an unmanned submarine
Are engineering graduates actually getting jobs in engineering?
Are flying cars the future of sustainable transport?
As Engineers Always Stick to Simple English
Australia’s apartment building cracks show corner-cutting in civil engineering
Australia’s drones deliver vaccines to those who need it most
Australia’s transition to renewables too slow?
Automation won’t replace skilled workers, say experts
Autonomous ferry to replace footbridges in Norway
Autonomous solutions coming soon to offshore wind turbines
Aviation engineering changing shape
Bikes from declining bicycle-sharing business put to new incredible use
Biomedical Engineering: Software and the precocious Bots
Britam Tower in Kenya awarded best in mechanical and electrical engineering
Buckingham Palace Reservicing could Include Solar
Chernobyl TV show produces real engineering discussion
China’s investments into the country’s clean energy marches on
Chinese engineering companies found guilty of copycat engineering
Civil engineers look to remedy London Tube’s heat problem
Digital advancement highlights skills shortages and ill-prepared educational institutions
Digital fabrication producing smart constructions
Do Self- Driving Cars Present a huge Opportunity or Not ?
Does it stick? How nanoscale engineering helps keep everything together
EIT to launch a campus in Melbourne
Electric vehicle fires spark concerns
Electrical engineering jobs in high demand
Electricity generating textiles on the rise
Electricity in the air: The oncoming electric taxi jet revolution
Engineering a green port
Engineering education for solving problems of disabled and elderly
Engineering security measures to fight terrorism
Engineering under the microscope after new aircraft disasters
Engineers betting all their chips on AI
Engineers design chip that turns wasted heat into usable energy
Engineers design tape measure for the blind
Engineers discover void in Great Pyramid
Engineers do battle in the Solar Car Challenge
Engineers unveil wearable ultrasound sensor
Entrepreneurship, the gig economy and you
Fix it or replace it? Troubleshooting engineers save a city $10 million
Flying cars to be tested across the globe
Giving robots situational awareness...under water
Global internet connectivity on the horizon
Google’s augmented reality search could help propel engineering education
Grand Egyptian Museum nearing completion
Gravity energy storage applications show promise
Grease is the word
Harvesting the African sun with Kenya’s first utility-scale IPP project
Holographic lectures now a reality
Hop aboard the self-driving fleet of ships
How to engineer around a polar vortex?
How to rebuild a spillway
How viable is President Trump’s Wall?
Hurricane Harvey: Engineering industries confront the flooding and infrastructure needs for the future
In the name of manufacturing, mechanical engineers study Wombat faeces
Industrial automation growing manufacturing economies
Industrial automation’s effect on the electricity industry
Innovation amidst adversity
Integrating automation into airport ground equipment
Internet of Things, alive and well?
Introducing the world’s first electric tugboat
Is Machine Learning the Key to Efficient Project Management?
Kenyan engineer bridging communication barrier
Low cost sensors to produce better air quality data
Low-cost C02 water treatment tech developed
Magnitude 6.9 earthquake in Japan generates tsunami
Making bridges and buildings safer with lessons from steel
Making carbon-neutral cheese thanks to Engineering
Mechanical engineering, AI, and software driving the future
Mechanical engineers achieve world first for nanomotors
Mechanical engineers crucial to future of guided surgery
Mechanized warfare: Remembering the introduction of the tank in WWI
Mixed-reality to bring about engineering future
Morphing and adapting car interiors: the 4D printing of the future
NASA cancels all-women spacewalk over suit sizing issue
Neurosurgeons and Engineers to eliminate brain disease together
New quantum battery could recharge in seconds
New remote invigilation innovation to legitimize online education
New surf park will be a civil engineering marvel
Nokia’s 5G-ready factory of the future
Number of women in engineering still low

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