Huge backing for SOE-supported event in Singapore

12th Apr 2017


Representatives from a range of operations engineering fields were present in Singapore in February to mark the first SOE-supported engineering event in the region.

Incoming SOE President Howard Seymour on CPD value

11th Apr 2017


In our second installment on Continuing Professional Development, incoming SOE President Howard Seymour tells Operations Engineer how influential CPD can be in fulfilling your professional potential.

Bath trial prompts call for agreed safety standards

31st Jan 2017

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On 9 February 2015, a tipper truck lost control in Bath, killing four people. On 27 January 2017, Grittenham Haulage owner Matthew Gordon was sentenced to seven years and six months in prison, having been convicted of manslaughter in December. Technician Peter Wood, employed by Grittenham on a part-time basis and responsible for checking the brakes, was given a prison term of five years and three months.

Awards seek to recognise quality engineering staff

24th Jan 2017


The 2017 UK Coach Awards will again be highlighting excellence and good practice amongst engineers in the UK coaching industry.

Skills Challenge extends deadline for entries

27th Mar 2017


We have extended the deadline for entries in what is shaping up to be the best Skills Challenge yet. With more teams than ever registering their interest, there is still time to get your team in and prove you are the best in the business.

SOE to launch influential Skills Challenge at Euro Bus exhibition

28th Oct 2016


SOE will launch the IRTE Skills Challenge 2017 competition at the Euro Bus exhibition in Birmingham next week.

Ian Jackson

IPlantE at Plant & Asset Management

19th Apr 2016


At the recent Plant and Asset management conference at the NEC the IPlantE PSC member Ian Jackson presented on why registered engineers and technicians (in alphabetical order Chartered Engineers, Engineering Technicians and Incorporated Engineers) have a competitive advantage that benefits themselves, their employers and customers and society as a whole.

LEV engineer wins top IPlantE award

15th Oct 2015


Adrian Sims CEng MSOE MIPlantE, managing director of Bristol-based Vent-Tech Ltd, was recently named the first ever recipient of the SOE Plant Engineer of the Year Award.

Last call for engineer surveyors

15th Mar 2016


The deadline for nominations for the BES Engineer Surveyor of the Year awards is fast approaching – don’t miss out on the chance to recognise an impressive engineering professional you may know.

BES Engineer Surveyor Award 2016

1st Feb 2016


Nominations are now open for the BES Engineer Surveyor Award 2016.

SOE at the CV Show 2017

20th Feb 2017


Improved coverage for all SOE sectors at this year's show - - find out more and get involved!

CV Show 2016 sees significant growth

21st Jun 2016


Visitor numbers to the CV Show saw another significant increase for the 2016 event, with close to 21,000 attendees from across the road transport, fleet and logistics industries flocking to the NEC in Birmingham for the biggest show of its kind in the UK.