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Advisers’ Voices

Shenzhen Daily 17 May 2021
THE most important thing for attracting new talent is to build an attractive “soft environment.”. To achieve this, Shenzhen should build a talent review system that not only includes an assessment ... SHENZHEN should seize the opportunity to build a new engine for the emerging economy.

Frank Whittle: The underrated British hero who built a jet engine

BBC News 16 May 2021
Eighty years ago, a piece of world-changing technology emerged from a semi-derelict garage in Leicestershire - the world's first viable jet engine ... "Every meeting with the government was like wading through treacle, with Whittle trying to persuade them to build the engine the way he wanted it," he said.

How Clemson helped innovate the S.C. wood industry and influence design

The Times & Democrat 16 May 2021
... Wood Council (who helps develop and understands the building codes) and a few others to meet with her, Gerald Vander Mey, director of University Planning and Design, and John McIntyre, a capital engineer, to talk about using mass timber and new, engineered wood materials.

As I See It: Something has to be done, soon

West Hawaii Today 16 May 2021
There is more flexibility in building a county road rather than a state highway ... The county engineers and managers that built Ane Keohokalole Highway in just one year are clearly capable of building this before DOT figures out how to start widening Hawaii Belt Road, Highway 11.

Consortium led by Rolls-Royce on hunt for orders for its £2bn nuclear reactors after redesign ...

The Daily Mail 16 May 2021
A consortium led by Rolls-Royce is on the hunt for orders for its £2billion nuclear reactors after a redesign that means each will power 100,000 more homes ... Redesign ... He added ... We're going to be pursuing orders ... Rolls-Royce in talks with Boeing to build engines for... Rolls-Royce begins building world's largest jet engine which... .

Things you will love about the Lexus RX 350L

The Manila Times 16 May 2021
It has a fuel-efficient yet powerful engine. The Lexus RX 350L’s 3.5-liter V6 engine employs the advanced D-4S fuel injection system, which combines direct and port fuel injection systems. It has Takumi-level build quality and driver-focused technology. Lexus Chief Engineer Takeaki ...

Electric shock for the UK’s car industry

The Times/The Sunday Times 16 May 2021
Oxford builds about 35,000 electric Minis a year — but unlike the petrol engine in the conventional Mini, the battery and electric motor come from Germany.

Residents of Ramat Gan in shock after Gaza rocket hits neighborhood

The Jerusalem Post 16 May 2021
The rocket that fell on the road caused a car fire and heavy property damage to dozens of apartments and even shops in two old residential buildings ... A team from the engineering department, led by city engineer Sigal Horesh, was also called to the scene, and began examining the strength of the damaged buildings.

Stanhope A. Kelly: Region’s economic momentum under the radar

News & Record 16 May 2021
Despite the pandemic, economic development activity in the Carolina Core is robust and momentum is building ... This includes Forsyth Technical Community College’s new aviation technology lab, the new engineering buildings at N.C ... We believe that the Carolina Core is North Carolina’s next engine of transformational economic growth.

Rockingham honors local man for career of service to county

News & Record 16 May 2021
On April 17, 1980, Ron Farris was hired to help mow the lawns of Rockingham County governmental buildings two days a week ... Most of his career, Farris was building and grounds supervisor for the engineering and public utilities department, successfully involved in the maintenance of 85% of county-owned buildings.

CLASSIC CLASSICS: 1971 Plymouth: The Performance Road Runner

Decatur Daily 16 May 2021
"It had a 440-cubic-inch engine equipped with a 'Six Pack' of Holley carburetors, Hemi automatic, 4.10 Dana rear-axle, and an air-grabber hood." ... "My car came with Radio Delete" on the build sheet and, because of the size of the monstrous V-8 engine, air conditioning was not available.

Just who is Safe Streets Roseburg?

The Roseburg News-Review 16 May 2021
They hired a Eugene attorney to fight against the proposed development and a Lake Oswego engineering firm to poke holes in the plans. WinCo is proposing to build a 73,000 square-foot supermarket at the site of the vacant Kmart in Roseburg ... Greenlight Engineering criticized some of ...

The engineer's son who became an artist and built a path through the bush

Stuff 16 May 2021
An engineer would build a pathway through the bush from A to B. An artist makes it "a thing of beauty", but it takes 15 years and counting ....

Scammers are using a network of fake apps to steal funds from crypto newbies security

TechRadar 16 May 2021
The attackers are said to have utilized various social engineering techniques to encourage people to install the malicious apps, even going as far as to build relationships with potential victims over dating services ... Fake crypto apps ... To shield against attacks of this kind, Sophos says there are a few simple steps that all mobile users should take.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES: Aiken Artist Guild hosts annual members show

Aiken Standard 16 May 2021
These guilds would even sometimes form the basis of local municipal government ... John Gordon’s “Gathering” and “Alien Artifact.” An engineer by training, Gordon has utilized some of his design and building skills to create stoneware sculptures that mimic the qualities of objects composed of very different materials ... ....