Semta Nomination

Semta Nomination

We narrowed your nominations down to a shortlist of just five contemporary British engineers whose work demonstrated outstanding innovation and has had a positive impact on society. They are inventor and entrepreneur Sir James Dyson, mechanical engineer David Gow,...
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

The shortlist, compiled by engineering body Semta, which represents 128,000 companies across the UK, also features industry heavyweights Sir James Dyson, Apple’s Sir Jonathan Ive, all-terrain wheelchair entrepreneur Tim Morgan, and pioneering prosthetics engineer...
GQ

GQ

From Alec Baldwin’s comic mastery to Raymond Blanc’s culinary genius, from Harvey Weinstein’s Oscar-haul movies to inventor extraordinaire James Dyson, GQ spoke to some of the most influential men of our age and asked each a simple question:...
NBC News

NBC News

When Samuel Etherington first hit the waves with a board and kite in hand, the waves hit back with a bruising vengeance. But in learning to harness their power for his kitesurfing adrenaline rush, he found inspiration to design a next-generation wave energy harvester....
European Marine Energy Center

European Marine Energy Center

A wave energy generator, modelled on wave data provided by EMEC, has won the UK round of James Dyson’s engineering award. The 40th scale prototype, developed by engineering graduate Sam Etherington, showed promising results following testing at Lancaster University’s...