Latest SOE News

Prestigious annual CEnv and REnvTech awards now open for your nominations

Could you be recognised in 2020 for your outstanding environmental work? Do you know a deserving colleague who has recently gone above and beyond to protect or enhance the environment?

Engineering unites in fight against Covid-19

Engineering organisations are coming up with novel ways to combat the Coronavirus. Here are some examples.

MCP builds on Queen’s Award for International Trade earned through ‘hard work by a lot of people’ with Society partnership

New Corporate Partner MCP Consulting talks about its operations, the Queen's International Award for Trade, and the impact of COVID-19 on its business.

IRTE Scottish Fife nominate new Chair

IRTE Scottish Fife welcome new Chair, Graham Russell. This marks an exciting time in the committee's continued growth.

Commercial Vehicle Show 2020 cancelled

It is with great regret that we announce that the Commercial Vehicle Show 2020 has been cancelled. 

Government call for ventilator components

As part of the government's response to COVID-19, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is looking for organisations with the ability and materials to support the supply of ventilators and ventilator components across the UK.

Skills Challenge delayed until October

As the COVID-19 situation develops, staff shortages, restrictions on travel and school closures will likely prevent some people from attending the competition in June. 

COVID-19

The latest government guidance regarding the COVID-19 virus asks everyone to work from home where possible. We have been preparing for this and have systems in place to enable all our teams to work remotely.

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Publications

Transport Engineer April 2020

A look into the UK's first zero emission zone in Oxford city centre this year.

Transport Engineer March 2020

In this issue we look at road safety and battery-powered vehicle fire safety.

SOE News March/April 2020

The second edition of SOE News for 2020.

Operations Engineer March 2020

This issue looks at heat pump systems, compressed air and gives some handy tips for tackling dermatitis.

Operations Engineer February 2020

An insight into the on-board water systems of RRS Sir David Attenborough and the new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers.

Transport Engineer February 2020

February's edition of Transport Engineer looks into autonomous vehicles and eco-friendly refrigerants.

SOE News January/February 2020

The first edition of SOE News as we enter the new decade.

Operations Engineer January 2020

The first edition of Operations Engineer for 2020.

Transport Engineer January 2020

The first edition of Transport Engineer for 2020.

SOE News Nov/Dec 19

The final edition of SOE News for 2019.

Operations Engineer Dec 19

Operations Engineer’s annual December health and safety quiz is featured in this edition along with a look into escalators

Transport Engineer Dec 19

A look into workshop management and bodywork in the UK.

Transport Engineer Nov 19

This issue contains highlights of Coach & Bus 2019 along with a profile on the new patron of the Society of Operations Engineers - Sir John Parker.

Operations Engineer Nov 19

New SOE Patron Sir John Parker sits down with OE to discuss his near 60-year career in industry.

SOE News Sep/Oct 19

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

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.

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 Sep 19

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

SOE News Jul/Aug 19

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

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.

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.

Operations Engineer June 19

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

Transport Engineer Jun 19

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

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.

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