Benefits of biodiversity assessments on railway projects

Compliance service provider, SOCOTEC, explains the necessity for planning for sustainable biodiversity in railway related projects. Ensuring smooth... read more

Recycled carbon fibre rail bogie to undergo life testing

The Institute of Railway Research is preparing to conduct extensive life testing on its innovative lightweight railway bogie made from recycled carbon... read more

Researchers probe use of agricultural waste in industry

Composite materials from agricultural waste products could be used in the future for lightweight vehicle components. University of Portsmouth resea... read more

Tiny laser emerges from Finnish national cleanroom facility

Andy Pye examines the latest in laser technology to emerge from nanofabrication and cleanroom facilities in Finland. Researchers at Aalto Universit... read more

Acoustic blockage detection could prevent pitot related air accidents

Bristol University researchers have published results into a study for detecting blockages in pitot tubes using acoustic methods. Pitots, which pro... read more