Category Archives: Engineering

Derby Manufacturing

Print PageIt’s second nature to those of us who’ve worked in manufacturing in Derby, that Derby is a manufacturing city. Derby was at the forefront of the industrial revolution; factories, engineering and production are in our DNA.  The manufacture of ‘things’ from trains, … Continue reading

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Derby’s new supply cable getting closer

Print PageWestern Power Distribution is continuing its work to replace the main electricity supply cables into Derby.  The ducting is now in place and cables have started being pulled through. Looking into the big access holes they have left to … Continue reading

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Longbridge Turbine working

Print PageOutside the Council House in Derby work on the newly refurbished Riverside Gardens is nearly complete.  This was originally laid out to provide a setting for the Council House, so it is good that this work is being able … Continue reading

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Keeping ahead of the game…

Print PageLegal protections for creativity have evolved over time and differ depending on the area of invention.  One can argue whether humanity is better off when good ideas are protected like this, but certainly economically it can make a difference both … Continue reading

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