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Design and Production

Designing, developing, delivering; creating tomorrow.

Supporting professionals involved with the design, development, operation and manufacture in the delivery of a product. Access the latest information, events, career opportunities or join communities around the world.

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Refuelling in the air could reduce aircraft fuel consumption by up to 20 per cent Flying refuelling stations promise greener aviation

Refuelling long-haul passenger jets in mid-air could revolutionise air transportation, reducing overall fuel consumption by up to 20 per cent, a study has found. 

Graphene inventor Konstantin Novoselov shows the world's first graphene lightbulb to UK Chancellor George Osborne Graphene light bulb heads for shops

A light bulb made of graphene claimed by its UK developers to consume less energy, offer longer lifetime and be manufactured at a lower cost than a conventional LED bulb, will hit the market in a few months.

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Design and Society

Find a hub of information around Design and Society from upcoming events, the latest industry news and sector reports.

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Food Security

A selection of resources from across the IET and elsewhere around Food Security, with upcoming events and the latest industry news, along with much more.

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Manufacturing

A collection of interesting articles, videos and other information about Manufacturing from across the IET and elsewhere.

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Sector debate

Hardly a day seems to go past where Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing doesn’t appear in the press. In the first of a new series for The IET Gordon Attenborough chairs a interrogation of additive manufacturing in this televisual style debate.


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High-value manufacturing catapult, 2 years in…

We report from our visit to the HVM Catapult at the Farnborough International Airshow and hear from CEO Dick Elsy and Deputy Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon Nick Clegg MP, on the progress made 2 years into this government backed initiative to support UK innovation.


Sector Newsletters

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Design and Production Sector Newsletters

Bringing you all the latest on IET Design & Production Sector initiatives, partnerships and thought leadership together with details of upcoming events, Sector highlights on IET.tv and opportunities for you to get involved!