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  • Texas A&M Geosciences Camp lets students explore STEM options in great outdoors

    Many people imagine laboratories and white jackets when they hear the words scientific research, but students at this week’s Texas A&M Geosciences Camp got a more hands-on look. The high sch...


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    https://www.theeagle.com/news/local/texas-a-m-geosciences-camp-lets-students-explore-stem-options/article_e7b20d86-8e62-11e9-bbf5-4f3f8971ecae.html4537
  • Government must back our maritime engineering

    THE arrival of Donald Trump in London last week brought into sharp focus his America First doctrine, yet when it comes to protecting British shipbuilding jobs the Tories are backing an unofficial poli...


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    https://www.heraldscotland.com/opinion/17703118.government-must-back-our-maritime-engineering/4533
  • UK engineers outline transition path to hydrogen

    The UK’s leading engineering bodies have jointly agreed that it should be possible to safely replace natural gas with hydrogen for domestic and industrial energy use. We are now in a position to...


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    https://www.powerengineeringint.com/articles/2019/06/uk-engineers-outline-transition-path-to-hydrogen.html4538
  • Peterborough’s Openreach to host open day to encourage women into engineering

    A communications giant in Peterborough is to host a family day as it steps up its campaign to encourage more women into engineering. Openreach will host the family day at its training school in Savill...


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    https://www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk/business/peterborough-s-openreach-to-host-open-day-to-encourage-women-into-engineering-1-89614054529
  • Engineers Use CO2 to Make Fracking Greener

    Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has become an increasingly widespread method of natural resource extraction-but it has been criticized as damaging to the environment. A team of researchers have dev...


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    https://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/19203/Engineers-Use-CO2-to-Make-Fracking-Greener.aspx4530
  • Engineers failed to recognize danger during FIU bridge inspection hours before collapse

    The engineers of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed at Florida International University last year failed to recognize that the bridge was in danger of failing during an inspection juts hours before ...


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    https://abcnews.go.com/US/engineers-failed-recognize-danger-fiu-bridge-inspection-hours/story?id=636571584534
  • AI Could Be the Engineer’s Friend

    Engineers may worry that artificial-intelligence and machine-learning algorithms will eventually replace them as circuit designers. A panel session on June 4 at the 2019 IEEE International Microwave S...


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    https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=13348004524
  • Study addresses the lack of role models and recognisable women in STEM

    New research has found that UK workers in STEM are at a loss when it comes to naming key role models in their industry. Despite working in a STEM field, these professionals are more likely to recognis...


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    https://www.information-age.com/study-addresses-the-lack-of-role-models-and-recognisable-women-in-stem-123483153/4525
  • This Software Offers Engineers Instant 3D Simulation and Modeling

    As an engineer, one of your biggest challenges during your career centers around taking that idea, those early sketches, and bringing them into product production. Let's face it, the path needed t...


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    https://interestingengineering.com/this-software-offers-engineers-instant-3d-simulation-and-modeling4520

EVENTS

Conferences

How Engineers Australia can assist Overseas Qualified Engineers

HOW ENGINEERS AUSTRALIA CAN ASSIST OVERSEAS QUALIFIED ENGINEERS

June 17-17, 2019
This presentation will highlight areas where Engineers Australia can assist Overseas Qualified Engineers to help them become advance their situation, becoming more locally recognised and accepted into the industry. Facilitated by Brad Brander and presented by Louis Field, the presentation will inclu...

2nd International Conference on Civil Engineering & Steel Structures

2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CIVIL ENGINEERING & STEEL STRUCTURES

June 20-21, 2019
This Civil and Steel Structure 2019 Congress is based on the theme “Creating the Future by Renovating the Dreams” will make the perfect platform to commence new networks for global networking to reunite renowned speakers, researchers, business persons across the globe to a most exciting ...

Gender Parity in Engineering

GENDER PARITY IN ENGINEERING

June 21-21, 2019
Join us for the third edition of this annual conference which looks at solutions to employing women in engineering and encouraging girls to consider STEM subjects. It is aimed at employers and other key stakeholders who are critical to implementing change and creating gender parity.

Software in Construction Show

SOFTWARE IN CONSTRUCTION SHOW

June 25-25, 2019
The Software in Construction Show, held at The Derby Arena, is the first show designed to showcase the full range of software products for use specifically in the construction and civil engineering workplace. The event brings together providers of the full range of productivity enhancing software to...

International Conference on Ocean, Offshore & Arctic Engineering

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OCEAN, OFFSHORE & ARCTIC ENGINEERING

June 09-14, 2019
OMAE 2019 is the ideal forum for researchers, engineers, managers, technicians and students from the scientific and industrial communities from around the world to: meet and present advances in technology and its scientific support, exchange ideas and experiences while promoting technological progre...

When physical and digital collide: The impacts and opportunities for Engineers

WHEN PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL COLLIDE: THE IMPACTS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR ENGINEERS

June 13-13, 2019
This event, facilitated by Engineers Australia and Australian Computer Society, brings together Engineering and ICT professionals in Tasmania to identify and develop an understanding of the visions, challenges and opportunities in merging the physical and ICT worlds that may lead to cross sectoral i...

Energy Drone & Robotics Summit

ENERGY DRONE & ROBOTICS SUMMIT

June 12-13, 2019
The Energy Drone & Robotics Summit is a forum dedicated to launching, growing and scaling enterprise UAV/Robotics operations in energy companies worldwide by bringing the major rapidly growing segments within the UAV/AUV/Robotics ecosystem together with the energy industrial complex asset owners...

COINS User Conference 2019

COINS USER CONFERENCE 2019

June 12-13, 2019
Explore the future of the construction industry as seen by external advisers to the industry. See and experience new ideas, meet industry leaders and find out how you can apply new technologies within your business. Designed for a wide-ranging audience, from COINS users to developers to C-suite exec...

 

Webinars

JUN 18, 2019 | 2:00 p.m.
LGBT+STEM: GETTING IN THE MINDSET
The ASTC Advocates for Diversity Community of Practice is hosting a webinar that highlights ways in which science centers and museums are committed to establishing an inclusive environment for the LGBTQ+ community.
JUN 19, 2019 | 12.30
CLARIFYING THE CLASSIFICATION OF WASTE SOILS IN CONSTRUCTION
This lunch time webinar will explore both the legal requirements and the common misunderstanding that people have with respect to the classification of waste soils in construction projects. It will also discuss the potential changes in EA's priorities from 2019 onwards. Waste soils are...
JUN 19, 2019 | 10:00 AM
DEDRONE TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW & SITE PLANNING
Join us for an interactive webinar where you will see how security forces can manage threats from interloping, malicious drones, including a detailed technical overview of Dedrone’s drone detection and counter-drone platform. A live site planning session will also be presented so you...
JUN 19, 2019 | 2:00 PM
CYBERSECURITY IN CONSTRUCTION: UNDERSTANDING AND MITIGATING YOUR RISKS
Technology and industry experts from Archetype SC will offer tips on securing your business learned from years of experience working in Fortune 500 companies. No matter the size of your company, falling victim to a cybersecurity breach can bring work to a halt and even bankrupt your busine...
JUN 20, 2019 | 1:00 PM
20 TIPS FOR THE BROADCAST ENGINEERING PROFESSIONAL
In this webinar, Jeff Welton uses excerpts from his Tips N Tricks column in the Nautel Waves newsletter to provide useful thoughts and ideas to keep your facilities fully functional and secure. With almost 30 years of field experience, hundreds of sites visited in dozens of countries, Jeff...
JUN 20, 2019 | 2:00 PM
HOW ROBOTICS COMPETITIONS CAN ENGAGE STUDENTS IN STEM
Join this webinar to understand how to implement new, innovative tools in the classroom to reach a higher level of student engagement. Listen to the anecdotes, insights, lessons and stories of a teacher who’s an expert in robotics competitions and better understand how to prepare you...

ALLPLAN ENGINEERING 2017 WEBINAR
Webinar (ENG) for Allplan Engineering 2017. General description and possible applications. Live demonstration of the main features and functionalities for reinforcement design.
PURE ENGINEERING ETHICS
Competitiveness, ambition and innovation which will always be important to success but they must be regulated by core ethical principles.Today’s Professional Engineers have massive ambition coupled with intelligence and require a sound moral compass.  In today’s ultra-comp...
ENGINEERING LESSONS LEARNED
Engineers can be good managers, if they think about managing their management performance in a similar way to doing engineering: identifying how to manage staff, effectively address the details, and a willingness to observe your own work.
ENGINEERING DISASTERS
Mankind, for all its genius and amazing achievements, is still far from infallible. Buildings still have to be built, and that takes the collective know-how of hundreds of people, and anywhere along this chain of human assistance could easily appear a weakest link.  Shortcuts in engin...
DESIGN AND ENGINEERING CHALLENGES
Many coastal problems result from incorrect previous engineering “solutions”.  The sea is powerful and “cheap” solutions rarely work well. Coastal Engineering is focused on the shoreline, where water meets the land. The effect of tides, waves, and currents in s...
CHEMICAL ENGINEERING RESOLUTIONS
Chemical engineers apply the principles of chemistry, biology, physics, and math to solve problems that involve the production or use of chemicals, fuel, drugs, food, and many other products. They design processes and equipment for large-scale manufacturing, plan and test production method...

RESOURCES

When implemented effectively, DCIM can deliver value—and deliver it quickly. As IDC cites: “DCIM not only enables improved operations, greater agility, and lower risk but also can rapidly ...

TenLinks founder Roopinder Tara will continue issuing TenLinks Daily, managing the TenLinks websites, and in addition, become Director of Content of CAD, CAM and CAE subjects for ENGINEERING.com.

Like it or not, the Internet of Things (IoT) will change your organization unlike anything before. It will change your organization more than business process reengineering (BPR), Six Sigma, lean manu...

KARACHI: The K-Electric has established an electric engineering lab. An official of the utility said on Wednesday that in order to further strengthen the knowledge platform for future engineers, K-Ele...

Tesla is reportedly building its own System on Chip (SoC) for its autonomous driving system. Tesla recently ditched MobilEye's EyeQ3 chip in favor of Nvidia's DrivePX2, but has been rumored to...

The takeover —expected to close by early 2017 —will rechristen Grohmann as Tesla's Advanced Automation facility in Germany, dedicated to further automating and streamlining manufacturi...

Hop inside a 2017 Chevrolet Malibu 2.0T equipped with GM’s brand-new 9-speed automatic transmission and it becomes instantly apparent why General Motors has labeled the gearbox a “premium&...

An all-new, transverse Hydra-Matic planetary automatic transmission dubbed “9T50,” based on GM’s existing 6-speed transverse automatic transmission. The unit’s design and engin...

Consider this: In a nation that will need 1.7 million more engineering and computing professionals in less than a decade, U.S. universities and colleges this year awarded less than 20 percent of engin...