Skills gap research: British teens don’t know how to enter engineering

Skills gap research: British teens don’t know how to enter engineering

A new report from Jobsite (read here) has revealed that as many as 50% of 16 to 18 year olds would consider a career in engineering. That’s significantly higher than many people in our sector would have estimated, given how there’s a shortfall of at least 20,000 skilled workers per year. So, if 50% of […]

T minus one year until space tourism take off

T minus one year until space tourism take off

Big news from the world of aerospace this month! Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will be launching its first commercial spaceflights before the end of 2018, according to Space.com. As with many ventures in the world of engineering, this latest undertaking combines the hard work of brilliant engineers, with the drive and passion of entrepreneurs. …