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Welcome to a collection of news stories from around the world on the themes of engineering and design.Click on the link beside each feature to read more.You can sort through the news items according to the category as specified in the column on the left hand side of the page.

Mind your Ps and queues!

The ‘Pee Power’ urinal – which turns pee into electricity –took centre stage in the Stone Circle at Glastonbury Festival in June.

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Airlander 10 on a high with clearance for lift-off

As it prepares for the first new flight of its Airlander 10 hybrid airship, Hybrid Air Vehicles of the UK has been showcasing the vehicle’s special operations credentials recently at SOFEX. Persistence, large payload, modularity, quiet operations and the ability to land on any flat surface are ...

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Apply now for funding

Innovate UK has up to £200,000 and a package of tailored support to award to businesswomen who have exciting ideas, and the potential to become leaders in innovation and deliver signi?cant economic growth.

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IED welcomes its new member Karsten Heard

A warm welcome to Karsten Heard, who has recently become a Member of the IED

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British Engineering Excellence Awards

Less than a month remains to enter the British Engineering Excellence Awards

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The engineering profession unites to provide advice to government for EU negotiations

The result of the EU referendum will have a material effect on UK engineering which accounts for some 27% of UK GDP and over half of our exports. It is critical to the future of the UK that the government’s plan is informed by a clear understanding of the potential solutions, opportunities and ...

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Women in innovation: apply for infocus funding award

Women with potential to be successful entrepreneurs and leaders in innovation can apply for support and funding to help them to succeed.

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Design Engineer Career Guide

The IED have worked with AQA on their latest guide for design engineering, click the link below to see the document in full, please do feel free to share it!

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Nominate NOW for the 50 Women in Engineering List

The 50 Women in Engineering campaign launches for the first time in 2016 and we are excited to recognise the achievements of influential women in engineering. The daily Telegraph, in collaboration with the Women's Engineering Society (WES), the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), ...

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Enter the 2016 British Engineering Excellence Awards

The eighth British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs) are now open for entries.

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