Publications

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The Engineer News Feed

News and analysis from the world of engineering
  • A new motor design that eliminates the need for expensive rare earth magnets, allowing it to be much more easily recycled, has been developed in the UK. Advanced Electric Machines (AEM), a spin-out from Newcastle University, has developed the HDSRM (High-Density Switched Reluctance Machine), which it claims is the most sustainable motor in the world. […] The post Advanced Electric Machines develops ‘most sustainable motor in the world’ appeared first on The Engineer.

  • A major new engineering teaching and research centre for Nottingham Trent University has been given the go-ahead. Due to be completed in time for the 2019-20 academic year, the £23m facility will include engineering laboratories, workshops and studios, alongside flexible learning spaces with specialist equipment, as well as facilities for commercial R&D. The development will […] The post Nottingham Trent University gets green light for £23m engineering facility appeared first on The Engineer.

  • The UK’s strong showing at the 1956 Geneva Motor Show failed to mask a self-inflicted malaise befalling Britain’s carmakers The 2018 edition of the automotive showcase witnessed over 110 world and European premieres alone, along with 180 exhibitors displaying their wares. By contrast, and just over a decade after the end of the Second World […] The post 1956: The Engineer assesses the UK’s car industry in Geneva appeared first on The Engineer.

  • Britain will use data science and artificial intelligence to transform the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of diseases like cancer, diabetes, heart disease and dementia by 2030. This ambition is one of four addressed in a speech delivered at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire on May 21, 2018 in which prime minister Theresa May outlined new missions […] The post Prime minister puts science at heart of Industrial Strategy appeared first on The Engineer.

  • What do Engineer readers think would be the best way to tackle poor health caused by air pollution? Environment secretary Michael Gove has announced a new clean air strategy to tackle pollution and reduce its health effects, but it has already come in for criticism Imperial College hosts a visit by Michael Gove, Secretary of […] The post This week’s poll: the government’s new Clean Air Strategy appeared first on The Engineer.

Solutions4Schools Terms and Conditions

These booking conditions set out our services to you and your commitments to us when you book with Solutions 4 Schools.

"we" "us" and "our" are references to Solutions 4 Schools Ltd, (S4S).

"you", means the persons or named on the booking

"Force Majeure" means any event which we or the supplier of the service(s) in question could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid. Such events may include war or threat of war, riot, civil strife, actual or threatened terrorist activity, industrial dispute, natural or nuclear disaster, adverse weather conditions, fire and all similar events outside our control or the control of the supplier concerned.

Bookings

a) Once you have booked and made the full payment we will confirm your booking, you will also receive a confirmation. By making your booking with us, you will be regarded as having read and understood these booking terms & conditions.

b) A booking will only be regarded as complete once payment has been made. If funds, once cleared are then returned, the booking cannot be regarded as complete.

c) Your registration to attend the conference may only be changed, replaced or refunded at our absolute discretion. We do, however, welcome substitute delegates attending in your place (if you are unable to attend) provided that we have prior notice of the name of your proposed substitute and have received payment in full and if the event is open to all. If it is a restricted event then it is at our absolute discretion.

Prices

d) Prices for attending a conference are set out on the relevant registration booking form on our web site. Prices may be subject to change from time to time.

Special Requests

If you have any special requests such as dietary, access issues or any kind of special needs, you must advise us at the time of booking. Although we will make every endeavour to accommodate any reasonable requests, we regret we cannot guarantee all and every request will be met.

Web Information

All website and quote descriptions are made in good faith and every care is taken to ensure their accuracy. However, errors may occasionally occur. We cannot accept any liability for any errors or omissions except where these have arisen due to our negligence or that of any our employees (as long as they were acting in the course of their employment at the time). We reserve the right to make changes to and correct errors in our website and quotes at any time.

Changes and cancellations by us

e) Occasionally, we have to make changes to the event arrangements and in extreme circumstances, cancel an event altogether. Whilst we always endeavour to avoid changes and cancellations, we must reserve the right to do so.

f) Most changes are minor for example a change in the timing of the event; a change in the venue (where the event or content itself has not changed) or a change of accommodation to accommodation of the same or higher standard within the same destination city (if part of the package).

g) In extremely rare circumstances a significant change or cancellation may have to be made to a confirmed booking. If we have to make a significant change or cancel, we will tell you as soon as possible. In the event of a complete cancellation we will endeavour to refund your payment in full (subject to clause below).

Changes and cancellations by you

Less than 1 month to the event - 90% charge will be made

Less than 1 week to the event - 100% charge will be made

If you wish to cancel all or any part of your booking, you should advise us immediately by telephone followed by confirmation in writing. We will make a cancellation charge on the scale shown above.

Force Majeure

Except where otherwise expressly stated in these Booking Conditions, we regret we cannot accept liability or pay any compensation where the performance or prompt performance of our obligations under our contract with you is prevented or affected by Force Majeure. Additionally we cannot accept liability or pay any compensation where you suffer any damage, injury, expense or loss of any description as a result of Force Majeure.

Important note

h) Solutions 4 Schools Ltd is not responsible for the content of the events managed on behalf of our clients. The material covered is supplied by the clients themselves or by third parties. You are advised to verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it. The content is provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any warranties of any kind (express or implied) and Solutions 4 Schools Ltd does not (and cannot) accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in the Content or, to the fullest extent permitted by law, arising from any infringing, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material in the Content.

i) To the fullest extent permitted by law, Solutions 4 Schools Ltd shall not be liable under or in connection with this agreement, in contract, tort (including, but not limited to negligence) or howsoever arising, for any loss of profits, business or goodwill, or for any indirect or consequential loss.

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