Our Engineering history timeline needs you! Covering c6000 BD-2014 AD we highlight key moments of invention and leaps forward in engineering. Now, we want you to tell us what key inventions we have missed. All we need is the date of the invention etc and some brief details.
Engineering has been an integral factor throughout history and a crucial instrument of change and development, from the first boats to present day projects to improve renewable energy. Timelining the major dates and their associated achievements helps us to plot the progress of society, through invention and technical developments.
Find out more about the history of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Engineering History Timeline
Archive, Institution of Mechanical Engineers