Balanced Energy Network (BEN) decarbonises heating The Engineer

Collaborate to Innovate 2018Category: Energy and environmentWinner: Balanced Energy NetworkPartners: ICAX Ltd; London South Bank University (LSBU); Upside Energy; Origen Power; Cranfield University; Mixergy A system for decarbonising heating by sharing energy between buildings...

SMASHFestUK deliver STEM by stealth in space The Engineer

‘STEM by stealth’ has helped raise science capital in an area of London where youngsters can feel estranged from the mainstream Collaborate to Innovate 2018Category: Young Innovator  Winner: SMASHFestUKPartners: Middlesex University, The Refinery, Deptford Green...

minimising jet engine downtime with boreblending The Engineer

With downtime penalties adding up to six-figure sums per day, Rolls-Royce had to find a way of minimising jet engine maintenance Collaborate to Innovate 2018Category: Defence, Security & Aerospace  Winner: Keyhole surgery for jet enginesPartners:...

BMW dented by upfront expenditure for new car launches

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German carmaker BMW (BMWG.DE) will deepen cost cuts after higher development expenses contributed to a 27 percent drop in third-quarter operating profit, falling short of analyst expectations as currency effects...

Marin transportation sales tax extension triumphs – Marin Independent Journal

Measure AA, a half-cent sales tax to support transportation projects, appeared to have passed easily Tuesday. With all precincts counted, the sales tax measure had 49,730 yes votes, or 74.70 percent, and 16,847 no...

Universal Plasma aims to transform transfusion The Engineer

Formerly known as Sanguis, the Universal Plasma project uses innovative filter technology to deliver plasma that can be given to any patient Collaborate to Innovate 2018Category: Healthcare & Medical  Winner: Universal PlasmaPartners: NIRI, NHSBT, Macopharma Our...