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Challenging Gender Stereotypes
Challenging Gender Stereotypes

Challenging the gender stereotype in engineering In European languages  ‘engineer’ is often derived from ‘ingenuity’. Being an engineer is using your observation skills, imagination, creativity and problem solving A Carlisle company is working with local schools to challenge gender stereotypes by encouraging girls to consider engineering as a career choice. Kingmoor Consulting, specialists in civil, structural and geotechnical engineering, are…

Does your property have a septic tank?
Does your property have a septic tank?

New rules come into force in 2020 and it’s worth taking expert advice to stay on the right side of the law. If your property’s septic tank discharges to a watercourse, not a soakaway or drainage field, you must replace or upgrade the system by January 1, 2020 – or before that date if you are selling your property. Given…