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Drilling finished at geothermal plant in Cornwall

The deepest geothermal energy well in the UK has completed drilling operations at its site in Redruth, Cornwall.

Cathy Newman to host SOE Women in Engineering event

Channel 4 News presenter Cathy Newman will host a SOE Women in Engineering event in London this November.

Bucket wheel reclaimers - maintenance and support

Bucket wheel reclaimers/excavators are among the largest machines ever built, shifting vast amounts of stored solid material – and all at remarkable speed. Operations Engineer gets up close to these Leviathans to find out more

An overview of non-moving conveyors

Typical conveyors used in industrial settings include belt systems and over-head systems. But what about static conveyor systems? OE looks at some non-moving conveyor innovations already on the market

Robotics and automation give cost-cutting potential for offshore wind maintenance

R&D organisation Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult last year began a project with offshore wind turbine manufacturer GE to develop remote maintenance systems through robotics and automation.

SOE’s 21st AGM

Mick Sweetmore was sworn in as new SOE President, and members and regional centres were recognised for their excellence at the Society’s AGM in July.

Engineers on a mission set to be focus of Tomorrow’s Engineers week

Initial plans for Tomorrow’s Engineers Week 2019 (4-8 November 2019, #TEWeek19) have been announced, focusing on the impact engineers make on the nation’s health and wellbeing.

Maintec opens free visitor registration

Organisers of Maintec, the only event dedicated to the UK’s maintenance, reliability and asset management, have announced that free visitor registration for the 2019 edition of the event is now open. 

SOE Symposium connects maintenance and data

Discover how a data driven world will inspire change and opportunity in engineering at the new Society of Operations Engineers (SOE) Symposium in Birmingham on November 7.

IRTE Northern Centre visits Gillmoss Material Recovery Facility

The IRTE Northern Centre CPD event for May was a visit to the Gillmoss Material Recovery Facility located in Liverpool and operated by Veolia.