Mandy Lester, a senior process engineer in Bristol, has been awarded the Karen Burt Memorial Award during the centenary year of the Women's Engineering Society (WES). Mandy was nominated by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) for the accolade, which is presented in recognition of the best newly chartered female engineer in the UK.
In the spirit of safety awareness, SNC-Lavalin initiated a competition for colleagues in the region to compile, record and submit a safety song in support of a major contract that commenced in August at the Sasol Petroleum Refinery in Secunda, South Africa.
Jennifer McClellan, Marinder Dhillon, Neil Hardwick, Steven Berry and Vera Jones have been recognised by business leaders including UK & Europe CEO, Philip Hoare for championing Diversity & Inclusion within the company.
Congratulations to Karen Blanc, an engineering manager, on being awarded a fellowship by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE). Karen is currently the group lead for the process and facilities team in Aberdeen, and the professional head of discipline for process engineering across the UK Oil & Gas and Nuclear & Power businesses. Alongside her technical role, Karen is passionate about staff development, engagement, and sharing of best practices. She just came back from her second materni
Every year, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) identifies an exceptional group of rising talent within the civil engineering industry across the globe. Their aim is to highlight “New Faces of Civil Engineering,” selecting 10 outstanding young professionals who are 30 years of age or younger and exemplify the future of the profession.
Atkins is the first consultancy company to launch young professional group. Atkins Young Professionals (AYP) was established in 2011, it consists of young members from different departments. AYP aims to maintain a high standard of the profession and to raise the standing and visibility of young professionals. Besides, it promotes Atkins to other engineering organizations for knowledge and experience sharing.