RESOURCES GUIDES: ASME

We are thrilled to be able to offer online access to ASME standards! This has significantly increased our offering of ASME resources – as well as the Standards Collection, members have access to ASME journals and conferences. These resources cover disciplines ranging from Aerospace and Automotive to Energy and Tribology, and everything in-between. ASME Standards Collection IMechE members can now access all ASME standards via … Continue reading RESOURCES GUIDES: ASME

Three women of colour sit in a meeting. There are laptops and notebooks on the table. Two women are watching the third woman speak.

RESOURCES GUIDE: BUSINESS STRATEGY

Are you attending the new Business Strategy course from IMechE? Or perhaps you’re just looking for some books on business strategy. Simply click on the titles to log in with your IMechE membership details and start reading! The Financial Times Essential Guide to Developing a Business Strategy How to Use Strategic Planning to Start up or Grow Your Business Vaughan Evans, 2013 Whether you are … Continue reading RESOURCES GUIDE: BUSINESS STRATEGY

BEHIND THE SCENES: MAKING AN INTERVIEW FROM C.1967 ACCESSIBLE

The interview In c.1967 IMechE President Hugh Conway interviewed automotive engineer Georges Roesch as part of what was intended to become a series of interviews with automobile designers. That interview was recorded on reel-to-reel tape. The series of interviews were never published by the Institution. However, in the late 1980s permission was given for the transcription of the interview to be published in the Journal … Continue reading BEHIND THE SCENES: MAKING AN INTERVIEW FROM C.1967 ACCESSIBLE

FROM OUR MEMBERSHIP: KATHLEEN COOK (1910-1971)

Welcome to our series of blogs where we delve into our historical membership proposal forms to learn more about some of our past members. Our historical membership proposal forms consist of the application forms completed by individuals when they applied to a class of IMechE membership. We often hold more than one form for each individual as they moved between membership grades at different points of … Continue reading FROM OUR MEMBERSHIP: KATHLEEN COOK (1910-1971)

Looking down from above at a woman using a laptop with a notebook and pen beside her. There is a green plant on the large white desk.

NEW EBOOKS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

We have extended our trial with Taylor and Francis, which means our members have access to even more ebooks! The trial ends on 31st August, and the most popular ebooks will be purchased for our library. Take a look at our selection below. Sustainable Carbon CaptureTechnologies and Applications 2022 A comprehensive resource on different aspects of sustainable carbon capture technologies including recent process developments, environmentally … Continue reading NEW EBOOKS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

solar panels on a green field with a blue sky

RESOURCES GUIDE: ENERGY STORAGE

Researching clean energy or perhaps attending one of the IMechE’s energy training courses? We’ve put together a list of useful online resources. Simply click on the title to log in with your IMechE details and start reading! Interested in the IMechE’s energy storage training course? Click the link below for more information. Energy Storage training course eBooks Storing Energywith Special Reference to Renewable Energy Sources … Continue reading RESOURCES GUIDE: ENERGY STORAGE

RESOURCES GUIDE: CARBON CAPTURE

Researching clean energy or perhaps attending one of the IMechE’s energy training courses? We’ve put together a list of useful online resources. Simply click on the title to log in with your IMechE details and start reading! Interested in the IMechE’s carbon capture training course? Click the link below for more information. Carbon Capture, Utilisation & Storage (CCUS) Advances in Carbon CaptureMethods, Technologies and Applications … Continue reading RESOURCES GUIDE: CARBON CAPTURE

RESOURCES GUIDE: HYDROGEN

Researching clean energy or perhaps attending one of the IMechE’s hydrogen training courses? We’ve put together a list of useful online resources. Simply click on the title to log in with your IMechE details and start reading! Interested in the IMechE’s hydrogen training courses? Click the links below for more information. Clean Hydrogen: Technologies, Economics & Growth Pathways Green Hydrogen eBooks Compendium of Hydrogen Energy … Continue reading RESOURCES GUIDE: HYDROGEN

A colour photograph showing a radio with wind-up handle on the side. The radio is singed in gold pen by its inventor, Trevor Baylis.

OBJECTS OF ENGINEERING: BAYGEN FREEPLAY WIND-UP RADIO

Invented in 1991 by British inventor Trevor Baylis (1937-2018) the BayGen Freeplay is a wind-up radio designed to be able to be used without a reliance on batteries or an electricity supply.  The original design was based on a wind-up clockwork spring which would drive an internal generator. A full wind would take about 30 seconds and would provide 30 minutes of playtime. Designed to … Continue reading OBJECTS OF ENGINEERING: BAYGEN FREEPLAY WIND-UP RADIO

NEW EBOOKS: SCIENCEDIRECT 2021 COLLECTION

We’ve renewed and expanded last year’s ScienceDirect trial giving members free access to all of 2021’s engineering, energy and materials ebooks. An extra 520 titles have been added, talking the total to 2106. Access will last a year and the most heavily used books will be acquired permanently. See below for an example of newly available titles! Simply click on the title to log in … Continue reading NEW EBOOKS: SCIENCEDIRECT 2021 COLLECTION