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Electric vehicles: conductive charging extends the range

Inductive charging could improve efficiency and performance levels for electric vehicles

19 August 2015

Range anxiety: the idea of running out of battery power in the middle of a journey is something that haunts electric vehicle (EV) owners and is regularly cited as a reason why sales figures for EVs remain fairly low.

Superyachts: building a floating palace

65metre Galactica Star

14 July 2015

Superyachts are the ultimate status symbol that only the world’s richest people could ever dream of owning. Heesen’s boatyard in Oss in the Netherlands shows us how they are built and what you get for €75 million.

Interview - Rhys Vaughan Williams, Head of MEP Engineering, Crossrail

Large scale excavation at Liverpool Street

14 July 2015

London’s mammoth Crossrail infrastructure project recently completed the tunnelling phase. As the focus moves to fitting out the stations and tunnels, Rhys Vaughan Williams, head of mechanical, electrical and public health engineering, describes what lies ahead of and beyond the project’s 2019 deadline.