News - 11 Jul 2006
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories and their collaborators have won two R&D 100 awards, which are presented by R&D Magazine in recognition of the 100 most technologically significant...
News - 30 Aug 2005
Undersea exploration and monitoring of natural resources is set to be revolutionised by acoustic sensing technology using fibre optics developed at the Australian National University (ANU).
News - 1 Apr 2014
Saint Gobain Seals Group becomes one of the leaders in seal rings applications with their recent acquisition of LS Kunststofftechnologie GmbH, a German manufacturer of high-performance polymer...
News - 24 Jun 2013
One of the world’s leading testing groups has developed the capability to perform industry-leading ‘tri-axial’ compression and creep testing – believed to be a global first for...
News - 7 Oct 2010
The oil and gas industry is working in ever more extreme conditions and failure is very expensive to fix in some of these locations: the replacement of a faulty seal or a broken pipe can cost much...
Article - 17 May 2005
The major advantages of using aluminium are tied directly to its remarkable properties. This article looks at the properties of aluminium and aluminium alloys as well as production of and applications...
Article - 22 Apr 2019
This article discuss the aerospace industry and the furture of its fuels.
Article - 12 Mar 2019
This article discusses soft solids, what they are and how they behave.
Article - 24 May 2001
Bore seals and 'O' rings for reciprocating shafts, reciprocating seals, and seals for rotating shafts are explained. Designs, materials and relative costs are covered.
News - 12 Aug 2019
Last year, in the United Kingdom, plastic microbeads were banned from toothpaste and shower gels; however, it could still be present in lipstick or sunscreen lotions.