Latest SOE News

Cathy Newman-hosted SOE Women in Engineering panel discussion another decisive step towards industry inclusion

Diversity in the sector was under the spotlight at the SOE Women in Engineering event hosted by Channel 4 News presenter and journalist Cathy Newman.

Northern Centre signs off 2019 in celebratory style with annual dinner dance

The IRTE Northern Centre annual dinner dance at the Barton Grange hotel near Preston attracted nearly 150 attendees and was a chance to reflect on another highly successful year for the influential regional group.

Tower Transit welcomes bus bodybuilder Marcopolo from Brazil

A delegation from the South American branch of Marcopolo and Volvo Bus Latin America visited Tower Transit in October to find out more about the UK operator’s hybrid, hydrogen fuel cell and virtual electric bus fleet.

Join UK’s leading energy and sustainability practitioners this November at EMEX in London

Hundreds of energy and sustainability experts and practitioners will be on hand to help you to reduce carbon emissions and energy costs at EMEX, on 27 and 28 November, at ExCeL in London.

Gas-powered commercial vehicle CPD lecture for the Northern Centre

Walton Summit gave the Northern Centre a technical lecture to explain the impact of gas-powered commercial vehicles on the lease and sales markets.

Engineering Council registration: our members tell us what it means to them

Registration to the Engineering Council can have a big impact on an engineering career. SOE members tell us about their experiences.

Can the 2020 Commercial Vehicle Show improve your business’ efficiency?

Efficiency solutions for all fleet management functions have been prioritised by the Commercial Vehicle Show organisers in response to businesses seeking improved efficiency and cost savings.

SOE welcomes three companies to new corporate partner scheme

QA International Certification Ltd, the National College for High Speed Rail (NCHSR) and Woldsway Training have all been announced as SOE corporate partners (CP).

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Publications

Transport Engineer Oct 19

This issue focuses on electric vehicles, including hydrogen as the fuel of the future, and electric roads.

Operations Engineer Oct 19

This issue contains an exhibition preview of Maintec 2019, along with telematics and voice command technology.

SOE News Sep/Oct 19

An insight into SOE's 21st Annual General Meeting.

Transport Engineer Sep 19

This latest edition looks at turbocompounders to save fuel and workshop tools.

Operations Engineer Sep 19

This issue highlights breakthroughs in renewable solutions in energy intensive industries, as well as an update on Nereda technology in the UK's water industry.

Transport Engineer Aug 19

This issue celebrates the 2019 IRTE Skills Challenge and it's winners.

Operations Engineer Aug 19

This edition looks at the past, present and future of CERN along with cyber security.

SOE News Jul/Aug 19

This issue highlights the new SOE website and the features available to members.

Transport Engineer Jul 19

This issue highlights Sir John Parker joining the SOE as the new patron, along with the extra benefits of a digital workshop.

Operations Engineer Jul 19

An insight into the new SOE Patron's past in shipbuilding, and a Science Industry Process/Plant Engineer Degree Apprenticeship.

Transport Engineer Jun 19

A look into alternative fuels and highlights from the 2019 Commercial Vehicle Show.

Operations Engineer June 19

This issue looks at a new generation of more environmentally-friendly industrial degreasants along with non-contact cleaning for hospitals.

SOE News May/Jun 19

This edition announces the IRTE Northern Centre Young Engineer of the Year and the first Northern Ireland irtec breakfast meeting.

Transport Engineer May 19

A look into how a new approach is sparking a change in technician skills shortages, and a preview on this years CV show.

Operations Engineer May 19

This issue investigates the developments in efficient lubrication within the industry.

Transport Engineer Apr 19

This issue looks at axle weighing systems for vans and LCVs, and solutions for waste oil removal.

Operations Engineer Apr 19

This issue looks at the importance of sensors regarding leaks and nuclear plants, as well as smart plastics for industrial operations.

SOE News Mar/Apr 19

This edition marks the anniversary of our members who have achieved 40 and 50 years in their professional sector, along with planned SOE roundtable events of 2019 and DAF returning to the CV Show in 2019.

Transport Engineer Mar 19

This edition of Transport Engineer profiles how Stagecoach are investing in a new source of technical apprenticeships, alongside commenting on wheel and tyre safety.

Operations Engineer Mar 19

We hear from apprentices across the industry as National Apprenticeship Week showcases the future of engineering.

Transport Engineer Feb 19

This issue looks into low-cost bodywork and bodybuilding, along with temperature-controlled transport.

Operations Engineer Feb 19

A focus on the environmental aspects of operations engineering including water supply filtration and diesel spillage.

SOE News Jan/Feb 19

The second issue of the bimonthly SOE newsletter includes part two of Bob Calder, CEng discussing his engineering journey in the Army, and the effect of Beatrice Shilling on meeting the threat of the German Air Force in the Second World War.

Transport Engineer Jan 19

A review on how operators should maintain and service LCV trailer couplings, and Toby Clark looks into how practical predictive maintenance is.

Operations Engineer Jan 19

An insight into the importance of monitoring the performance of machines used within operations engineering; also highlighting health and safety in the work place.

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