Tag: engineering

Following my dream at Ford

Following my dream at Ford

When I was a child I would dream of my futureI always knew the path I wanted to followI wanted to build the impossible and experience all that was possible.So I made my dreams a realitydriven by the person I knew I could bebut I didn’t want to just arrive in my futureI wanted to …

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Burj Khalifa – How To Build Higher

Burj Khalifa – How To Build Higher

Earlier this month I made a trip from Ireland to Dubai and as the plane climbed to cruisingaltitude we were treated to the most amazing sunset, from 12 kilometres in the sky.I had this moment of awe and gratitude that we live in a time where experiences like thisare possible and the feeling just got …

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Do you want to explore a career in Engineering?

Do you want to explore a career in Engineering?

IAloha friends, today we are at the engineering expo here at the University of AucklandI am Susanna, and I’m gonna be hanging out here and letting you know more about the wonderful world of engineeringCan you just explain to us, so what exactly it is that you do?Basically I’m a structural engineer so we design …

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Engineering a Safe Ride for Children

Engineering a Safe Ride for Children

This project started in 2015. We have been trying to find a solution toprevent the child from slumping their head forward when they fall asleep in their carseat. There are three specific issues that can arisefrom the head slumping over as a child is in the car seat.The first is the pinching of the trachea. …

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Tesla Roadster: Here’s Why It’s Worth $200,000

Tesla Roadster: Here’s Why It’s Worth $200,000

The Tesla Roadster is billed as the quickest car in the world, with record-setting acceleration,range and performance. This all electric vehicle is entering serious hypercar territory. Thedisclosed specs are impressive, and the design blends aerodynamic efficiency with smoothflowing lines in a way that excites that primal instinct in all car enthusiasts.At a retail price of …

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Accu – Next Generation Engineers | Southampton University Formula Student Team (SUFST)

Accu – Next Generation Engineers | Southampton University Formula Student Team (SUFST)

I’m Anokh, I’ve just finished my third year in Aeronautical Engineeringat Southampton and I’ve been a part of the team since my first year.Primarily in the aerodynamics department, but now I’m on thePR & Sponsorship side and the team was formed in 2012. So it used to be a group projectmore than 10 years ago, …

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