Air Force accelerates cloud movement with Oracle software licensing deal

| March 8, 2017

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The Air Force has signed a new deal to partner with private sector software and technology providers through a new enterprise software license agreement (ESLA) with Oracle for software engineering and cloud services designed to streamline Air Force operations and personnel services.

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WR Refrigeration Ltd

The company’s heritage extends back to 1898 when T H Wathes established an electrical business in Leicester. It became known as Wathes Limited in 1959, and the refrigeration business was established as WR Refrigeration Limited in 1998. WR Refrigeration’s primary areas of business are the design, development, planning, procurement, installation and servicing of commercial refrigeration and air conditioning systems from locations throughout the UK including contract management and administration for national accounts service including call centre.

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New Solution Processing Methods for Organic Electronic Devices

Article | April 7, 2020

The field of organic electronics has seen a lot of interest in recent years. On the whole, the performance and efficiency of organic electronic devices are not typically as high as inorganic-based electronics. However, their unique properties – especially their flexibility, conformability and thinness compared the more rigid inorganic materials – have seen them being used for specific applications and in areas where the properties of conventional inorganic-based electronics are not suitable.

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On Engineering in Crisis: Choosing Gratitude

Article | April 7, 2020

It is important to find a balance right now and keep yourself surrounded by people you love, your family and friends. Stress is bound to happen during these extraordinary times. Meditation and connecting with yourself would help reduce any anxiety or panic that the mind creates. I am grateful that I am safe and healthy surrounded with my family, and I am thankful for having the gifts of life. It is up to us, to be grateful or be stressed. I treat this time as a luxury, time that I would have never gotten in my hustling life. I am trying to tick all the items in my to-do checklist that I have been postponing due to lack of time.

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How investing in infrastructure can build a better quality of life

Article | April 7, 2020

Every five years, in the approach to the Welsh Parliament /Senedd Cymru elections, I put together a Manifesto for ICE Wales Cymru outlining our recommendations for the future with the aim of influencing the new ‘order’ and achieving what we consider to be important goals. This year our report is making three main recommendations in the areas of Resilience, Skills and an Infrastructure Pipeline.

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Celebrate World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development

Article | April 7, 2020

The World Federation of Engineering Organisations WFEO proposed 4th March as World Engineering Day, as an opportunity to celebrate the important contributions of engineers and engineering to sustainable development and modern life. Organisations and offices of the United Nations, governments, civil society, the public and private sectors, schools, universities, and society, are expected to make the international day a springboard for awareness-raising actions.

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WR Refrigeration Ltd

The company’s heritage extends back to 1898 when T H Wathes established an electrical business in Leicester. It became known as Wathes Limited in 1959, and the refrigeration business was established as WR Refrigeration Limited in 1998. WR Refrigeration’s primary areas of business are the design, development, planning, procurement, installation and servicing of commercial refrigeration and air conditioning systems from locations throughout the UK including contract management and administration for national accounts service including call centre.

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