My name is Imogen and I’m about to start my second year at the University of Bristol studying Civil Engineering. I have a very full university timetable with plenty of contact hours, but when I’m not working, I spend my time dancing or socializing.
Sustainability, green buildings, net zero – over the last decade we’ve seen these terms turn from buzz words to business imperatives. Climate change is an issue we’re all aware of in the engineering industry and something most of us believe we can make a real difference to. Now is the time for us all to be thinking seriously about how we make more of an impact on the sustainability agenda.
Since 2004, Atkins volunteers have mentored the G3 Grady High School Robotics Team in Atlanta, GA, introducing students to technology careers and providing a glimpse into the engineering profession. #Eweek2016 #DronesForGood #Engineering #STEM
As part of the Year of Engineering, we want people to know what engineering's really like. That it’s exciting, creative – and a brilliant future for people who love to dream up ideas. Watch and give a share to get parents and educators inspired too.
Every year, our Project Controls group based out of the Broward County Public Schools client office in Ft. Lauderdale, FL hosted interns from Blanche Ely High School and Stranahan High School with career interests in architecture, construction, and engineering-related industries.
The engineering sector is one of the most integral parts of the UK economy, employing 19% of the nation’s total workforce and generating 25% of the UK’s 2015 GDP. With technology continuing to shape the sector, and the current political and economic landscape in a state of flux, it’s clear that a talent pipeline must be developed to ensure strong future growth, both at home and internationally. To do this, parents and caregivers, educators and the industry at large need to identify new ways in w
Atkins has partnered with STEM Returners to offer professional internships to engineers who have taken a career break. Each internship will last for 13 weeks and will see returnees undertake CV-worthy assignments with the organisation.
PRESENTING “Engine Ears” – our fascinating animated world of engineering. As part of the Year of Engineering, we want people to know what engineering's really like. That it’s exciting, creative – and a brilliant future for people who love to dream up ideas. Watch and give a share to get parents and educators inspired too.