Author: the furious engineer

The Technology Helping to Keep Roads Safer

When it comes to traffic accidents and collisions, research has shown that it is rarely down to vehicle technical failure. In fact, 90% of cases are caused by human factors such as errors, delayed reaction times, driver fatigue and poor visibility.

While the introduction of additional mirrors, camera systems and mandatory

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Lift off for electric planes – new funding for green revolution in UK civil aerospace

The UK’s world-leading aerospace sector is to be propelled into new era of cleaner, greener flight through industry and government investment, the Business and Energy Secretary announced at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow.

From the total investment, £255 million – supported by the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) and UK Research & Innovation

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Multi-million pound investment for the latest aerospace manufacturing and engine technology

Funding support for the latest technologies in aerospace engine manufacturing and performance, was announced recently by Aerospace Minister Richard Harrington; and will fund research into developing new engine cooling systems and new technology to stop the formation of ice crystals on engines when cruising at high altitudes.

The 2 projects, jointly funded by

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