Engineering News

  1. 08, June, 2016 Odfjell Drilling and BP utilise DART® facilities at RGU for bespoke training

    Odfjell and BP utilise DART

    Odfjell Drilling and BP have just completed a jointly-designed bespoke training programme using RGU's state-of-the-art drilling simulation suite (DART®).  

  2. 01, June, 2016 RGU gearing up for summer Undergraduate Open Day

    Sir Ian Wood Building with RGU sign

    RGU will hold an Undergraduate Open Day in June for prospective students to learn more about the wide range of career-focussed degree level courses available.  

  3. 06, May, 2016 Funding boost for RGU renewable energy project

    CUSP Indonesia 2016

    Researchers at RGU have been awarded a further £200,000 in funding to help establish integrated renewable energy systems in Indonesia.  

  4. 02, May, 2016 IMechE award for RGU engineering students

    IMechE student award 2016

    Five engineering students at RGU have won a group project award from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), which will allow them to present research at an international conference.  

  5. 27, April, 2016 Engineering staff gain professional recognition

    L-R Dr Nadimal Faisal, Prof. Richard Folkson and Dr Ghazi Droubi

    Two School of Engineering lecturers have received internationally recognised status as Chartered Engineers (CEng) and become members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).  

  6. 26, April, 2016 RGU professor puts the spotlight on oil and political violence in Africa

    Professor Stephen Vertigans

    The reasons behind political violence in oil rich regions of Africa will be explored by a leading RGU academic at a professorial lecture next month.  

  7. 19, April, 2016 RGU students battle it out in land yacht race at Balmedie

    Land Yachts race 2016

    Balmedie Beach was once again turned into the venue for a hotly contested land yachts race featuring young engineers from RGU last week.  

  8. 12, April, 2016 Student land yacht race returns to Balmedie

    Land yachts 2015

    Balmedie Beach will once again be turned into the venue for a hotly contested land yachts race featuring young engineers from RGU this week.  

  9. 08, April, 2016 Students cook up Fit Dish idea as part of CityLab project

    CityLab 2016 L-R Bogdan, Robyn and Jordan

    The pilot CityLab initiative saw students from RGU and the University of Aberdeen team up with Aberdeen City Council to look at city-wide challenges and develop innovative, tangible solutions around them.  

  10. 04, April, 2016 Mintlaw Academy come out on top in annual ROV competition

    ROV 2016

    The Scottish leg of the challenge, co-ordinated and hosted by RGU, saw 11 schools put underwater robots they have designed and built to the test on Thursday, March 31 at RGU’s Sir Ian Wood Building.  

“My degree was particularly well aligned to the requirements of industry and definitely helped me to secure a job at Chevron and enabled me to make a confident start at work.”

Maurice Thomson Mechanical Engineering MEng Chevron

Events

  1. 23, August, 2018 Postgraduate Open Evening

    Postgraduate Open Evening

    Are you looking to enhance your job prospects, change career or continue studying? Don’t miss our Postgraduate Open Evening.  

  2. 06, October, 2018 Open Day October 2018

    The Sir Ian Wood Building

    Your chance to experience the University's stunning buildings & superb facilities & learn more about our courses.  

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