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  • AB Lindenkranar (Sweden). Mobile tower crane, self-erecting lattice, NP (569)
  • A-I Welders Ltd. A-I Guild Mini-welder for narrow light strip, NP (408)
  • Abdiel, HMS, exercise minelayer, P 33 i
  • Abrasive Developments Ltd. Vacuum process for wire descaling before drawing, 701 i
  • Abu Dhabi Marine Areas Ltd. Wellhead "Christmas Tree" for Zakum oil field off east coast of Arabia, P 302 i
  • Accles & Pollock Ltd. Zirconium alloy pressure tubes for Winfrith nuclear power station, 100 s.g.h.w. reactor, 398
  • Ackermann multi-axle steering in semi-trailer for extra long loads, 932 i
  • Actuated Controls Ltd. Pressure-operated switches with facilities for adjustment, NP (45)
  • Adam, James M. A Traveller's guide to health, (1023)
  • Adam, Peter: see British Export Houses Association, chairman
  • Adamson-Alliance Co. Ltd. Rail-mounted manipulator for 500-ton forging press, programme controlled, (Colour P) 63 i
  • Admiralty Engineering Laboratory. Acoustic cladding of diesel engines with open-celled foam supporting a heavy external skin, NP 285
  • Advance Electronics Ltd. Bi-directional counters for machine tool control, position information &c, NP 939 Digital multi-meter, NP 1020 Multi channel tacho-ratiometer, NP 938
  • Advance Instruments. Frequency standard for meters and timer 'counters, NP 527
  • Advanced School of Automobile Engineering and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Instrumentation and Test Techniques for Motor Vehicles, 1022
  • AEC Ltd. Reconditioning of American International Harvester buses operating in the Philippines, (182)
  • AEG—see Allgemeine Electricitats Gesellschaft (GFR)
  • AEG-Telefunken (GFR). Cathode ray tube for small, transportable ultrasonic test sets, X (570)
  • AEI—see Associated Electrical Industries Ltd.
  • AEI Automation Ltd. "Logicon" solid-state electronic system controlling continuous-process floatglass production plant, for Pilkington Brothers Ltd., St. Helens, Lancs, P 84 Mini-Syncro pneumatic process control system manufactured under licence from, 500 i
  • AEI-Birlec Ltd. Continuous gas carburizing and tempering plant ordered by BMC, C (414) Electroslag refining plant with two 2-ton induction furnaces, P 16 i
  • AEI Control Equipment. Automated engine and boiler controls for 206,000-ton supertankers ordered by Odense Steel Shipyard (Denmark) and by NDSM (Neth.), (135)
  • AEI-General Signal Ltd., and AEI Engineering (WA) Pty. Ltd. Signalling contracts for Koolyanobbing to Kalgoorlie line of Western Australian Government Railways, C (725)
  • AEI-General Signal Ltd. Three resignalling schemes for Pakistan Eastern Railway, C (584)
  • AEI-Herr Ltd. Aluminium sheets tension and roller-levelling line, 778
  • AEI (Switchgear division). Substation, 33 kV, factory-built, NP 447
  • AERe—see Atomic Energy Research Establishment
  • Aerojet-General Corporation. (USA) named as a major subcontractor for Boeing 2707 and 747 supersonic transports, (108)
  • AEW Ltd. Oven, closely controlled electricallyheated, for precise evaluation of pvc stabilizers, NP 177 i Oven for curing and bonding resinbonded carbon fibre, 735
  • AFA Group. Infra-red detectors and BCF nonasphyxiating extinguishing agent for Rolls-Royce Ltd., and Mintech aeroengine noise-research facility, C (841) Intruder detection microwave transmitter-receiver with Gunn diode oscillator, 917 i
  • Afon Tinplate Co. Ltd. Service centre with comprehensive equipment for gauging and testing, 391 i
  • AGA Svenska AB Gasaccumulator (Sweden). Electronic navigating system for vehicles, NP (787)
  • Agavox Ltd. Teledictation systems ordered by SAS Scandinavian Airlines System. C (994)
  • Air Products Ltd. High purity nitrogen plant ordered for Northern Ireland, C (378) Semi-automatic welding, gas distribution and mixing equipment ordered by York Trailers Tees Ltd., P (531) Tonnage oxygen plant of 5850 Nm 3 h for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks ((Finland), [49]
  • Airflow Developments Ltd. Air velocity meter, X 676 Fume removal unit, (712)
  • Airmec-AEI Ltd. Numerically-controlled machine tools: joint advisory service, 268, P 354 i
  • Airoil Burner Co. (GB) Ltd. Combination gas and oil refinery burners ordered for Continental Oil Co. refinery at Killingholme, C (449)
  • Aitchison, T. M. Evaluation of index languages in connection with Inspec (Information Service in Physics, Electro-technology and Control), 600
  • Albright & Wilson Ltd. Albright Pioneer bulk carrier to transport phosphorus from Newfoundland: launching, (689)
  • Alcan Aluminum Corporation (USA). Coiled aluminium sheet coating line, 606-8 i
  • Alcan Industries Ltd. Polystyrene laminated with aluminium sheet as interior lining for building, NP (787) Z-bond process (USA-originated, GFRdeveloped) applied to aluminium refrigerator evaporator panels, 242 i
  • Alcan, South Africa. 3,750 tons extrusion press, by David Bridge & Co. Ltd., 874 i
  • Alcatel (France). Thin film circuits of tantalum sputtered onto ceramic substitute, X (605)
  • Aldermaston Court Centre for Adult Education. "Going Metric" two-day residential seminar &c, 263-4, (Letter) 358
  • Alexander Machinery Ltd., Geo. H. Single-purpose copying machine for reproducing graphite and copper electrodes for spark erosion work, NP 43
  • Allen Sons & Co., W. H. Diesel-alternator sets and diesel-compressor sets, C (882) Steam turbo-alternator, 1,500-kW multi-stage back-pressure, ordered by Pilkington Brothers Ltd., for Cowley Hill Works, St. Helens, (47)
  • Allen Ygnis Boilers Ltd. Hot water boilers, new range of low-cost, NP 412 i Pressurized combustion hot water boiler, X 676
  • Allied Ironfounders Ltd. Automatic Production of Foundry Moulds, 120 h, at Sinclair Iron Works solid-state switching, fume and dust extraction, quality control system, 363-5 i. Colour P 395 i Gas-fired domestic boiler, X 676 Neptune high-pressure hot-water boilers for the new Olympic swimming pool to be built in Edinburgh, C (690) Packaged boiler-house, X 641
  • Alma Components Ltd. Latching reed relays, NP 863
  • Alnor Construction Ltd. Dry excavation contract for City of Welland by-pass channel awarded by St. Lawrence Seaway Authority (Canada), C (726)
  • Alpino, Italian fast frigate, P 35 i
  • Alusuisse. Aluminium bodywork for vehicles, X 509-10 i
  • Alvis Ltd. Turbo-jet producing static thrust of 114 lb., for use in unmanned surveillance aircraft "Eperuier", NP 251 i
  • Always Welding Ltd. Palletized container, for fluids or for normal cargo when empty, X 885 i
  • American Air Filter (GB) Ltd. Dust collector for metal production, coal handling plants, &c., X (676)
  • American Electric Power (New York). Two large steam turbo-generator sets ordered from Brown Boveri & Co. Ltd., (220)
  • American Motors Corporation Amitron prototype electric car, prototype to be developed, 715
  • American Society for Metals, Metals Handbook Vol. 3 Machinery, (481)
  • American Society of Tool and Manufacturing Engineers. Engineering and Tool Exposition at Philadelphia, X 904-7 i
  • American Telephone and Telegraph Co. Experimental electronic telephone set, 987 i
  • AMF Thermatool Inc. (USA). Spiral-fin steel tubing welded by h.f. contact resistance, 757 i "Versatran" programmable automatic transfer machines for stacking bricks, 829 i
  • Amsterdam. Commercial vehicles display "Rijwiel-en Automobiel-Industrie", X 343-5 i, (Letter) 545
  • Andrews, E. H. Fracture in Polymers, 942
  • Anglo-European Construction Equipment Ltd., new company High Wycombe, (688)
  • Anstey, Edgar. Rail: film for British Transport, (Ltd.) 264
  • Anthony, Ken, et al. Sea City for 30,000 people off the Norfolk Coast: a Project for the Year 2120, P 395 i
  • Applied Chemicals Ltd. Steam cleaner, 639
  • Applied Power (UK) Ltd. Gear pumps for hydraulic power steering and lifting systems, conveyor drives, &c, 675 i
  • APV Co. Ltd. Plant contract for Milk Marketing Board creamery to be built at Alfreton, Derbys., 135
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft "Hochspannungs-Gleichstrom-Ubertragung" (GFR). High-power thyristor valve for h.v.d.c. transmission, 541 i
  • "Archimedes". Suggested rail solution to road problem, (Letter) 819
  • Arenco Electronics (Sweden). Parking meter of vending machine type, to serve 200 cars, 615
  • Argence, Emile and Theo, Kahan. Theory of Waveguides and Cavity Resonators, (154)
  • Argonne National Laboratory (USA). Hydrogen bubble chamber based on Zero Gradient Synchrotron; progress, 571-2 i Metal Tube-Reducing Machine, 347 i
  • Arkon Instruments Ltd. Pressure, vacuum, inlet air flow and depth indicators, NP 215
  • Armco Steel Corporation (USA). Curved mould continuous casting of carbon steel billets in Oklahoma, 1026-7 i
  • Armytage, W. H. G. Yesterday's tomorrows, (Ldr.) 909
  • Arnison, J. H. Roadwork technology, Volumes 1, 2 and 3, (791)
  • Arnold (Publishers) Ltd., Edward. 1967 Steam Charts, (902)
  • Arnstein, H. R. F. Review of MecaniquePhysique Generale, (942)
  • Arrol, W. J. et al. Selection of Materials and Design, 942
  • A S Elektro-Ion. Dry powder painting system, NP 826
  • Ashlow Steel & Engineering Ltd. Concentriscope optical drill centring device, NP (861)
  • Ashmore, Benson, Pease & Co. Ltd. Amsted controlled-pressure pouring equipment to be manufactured under agreement with United Engineering & Foundry Co. (USA), (582) Basic oxygen converters for Dorman Long Lackenby Works, C (727) Contract from Aerofall Mills Ltd. (Canada) to supply crushing and grinding mill for copper-ore processing plant at Akjoujt in Mauritania, C (881) Fabrication business sold to Whessoe Ltd. and Davy-Ashmore Ltd., (544) Fabrication of furnace shells for basic oxygen steelmaking by South Wales Group of British Steel Corp., P 390 i Hot blast stores in zinc lead smelting plant of Imperial Smelting Corp. at Avonmouth, (730) Iron ore pelletizing plant for mining centre at Krivoi north of the Black Sea, C (690) Monel-clad evaporator for ICI Mond division and de-isopentaniser for Shell, C (690)
  • Asquith Ltd., William. N.c. horizontal drilling machine, X (980)
  • Associated Container Transportation Ltd. Honeywell 200 computer system ordered, C (725) Insulated containers for UK-Australia service ordered from three companies, C (881)
  • Associated Electrical Industries Ltd. Capacitor bank for reactive power compensation at CEGB switching station, West Boldon, Co. Durham, P 83 i Cross-compound geared turbine ordered for the French shipyard, Ateliers et Chantiers de Dunkerque et Bordeaux, C (218) First of three 120 MW turbine generators for Ballylumford-B power station, Northern Ireland, P 150 i Generator-transformers: two ordered for Waalhaven Power Station, near Rotterdam (Neth.), C (218) Metric IMPAK squirrel-cage induction motors, NP 44 i Packaged gas turbine power stations ordered by Boston Edison Co., Mass. (USA), P 182 i Solid-state miniaturized delayed-autoreclose equipment for high voltage substations, P 83 i Spark-chamber magnet to produce a magnetic field of 16 kilogauss ordered for Daresbury Nuclear Physics Laboratory of Science Research Council, C (182) Traction control equipment and motor alternator 'rectifier sets for new surface stock trains ordered by LTB, C (957) Turbine-generator, 1,100 MW single-shaft, for Consolidated Edison Co. of New York, 116 Turbogenerator sets, 500 MW, in Eggborough power station, P 19 i Voltage regulator for auxiliary supplies in diesel and electric vehicles, NP 938 i
  • Associated Semiconductor Manufacturers Ltd. Miniaturized microwaves receiver, 726 i
  • Associated Toolmakers (Bristol) Ltd., taken over by Bristol Tool & Gauge Co. Ltd., (840)
  • Association of Consulting Engineers. Annual dinner speech by Prof. P. M. S. Blackett: consequences of Britain's relative failure in training managers and employing qualified scientists and engineers, 391
  • Association of River Authorities. Year Book, (520)
  • Ateliers de Constructions Electriques de Charleroi (Belgium). Traction equipment for two-coach sets to run on 1,500 V and 3,000 V d.c. sections of Spanish National Railways, P 498 i
  • Atkins & Partners, W. S. Consultants for constructional works of power station at Drax in Yorkshire, now in hand, P 20 i Reinforced concrete columns: construction drawings, 877
  • Atkins, R. Proposal to form Institution of Technician Engineers with specialised branches, using Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers as nucleus, (Letter) 7
  • Atlantic Container Line. Gyrofin stabilisers for six new roll-on, roll-off 30,000-ton container ships ordered from Sperry Gyroscope, C 486
  • Atlantic Span, Roll-On Lift-On Ferry for cars and containers. Rheinstahl Nordseewerke GmbH (GFR) for Rederi AB Transatlantic (Sweden), 293 i
  • Atlas Copco (GB) Ltd. Blast-cleaning and Ecco-Hydric paint-spraying equipment, NP 446 i
  • Atomic Energy Research Establishment, Harwell. Analytical research and development, joint research with industry &c, 950 Proton scattering microscope for crystal structure studies, 305
  • Atomic Power Constructions Ltd. Pipework at Dungeness-B nuclear power station: contracts awarded to Capper Pipe Service Co. Ltd., (102)
  • Ault and Wiborg Group of paint companies. Glidden process of electrocoating (electrophoretic painting), development and test centre, 930-1 i
  • Australian Computers Pty Ltd. EEC System 4-50 ordered for Department of Supply and its munitions factories, (765)
  • Austin & Pickersgill Ltd. Flame-cutting machine: Condor, large capacity, numerically controlled, eliminating rectification work developed for shipbuilding; used for SD 14 standard dry-cargo vessel to replace war-time-built Liberty ships, 691 i
  • Autocars Co. Ltd. (Israel). Dragoon new utility vehicle, X 509 i
  • Autogenwerk Sirius GmbH (GFR) Miniature oxy-acetylene cutting torch, NP 939 Split-ring burner, NP (939)
  • Automatic Control Engineering Ltd. Oil-firing system and control equipment for a 350 tons day oil-fired glass tank, ordered for Czechoslovakia, C (531) On-line computer direct digital system for automatic combustion control on nine hot blast stoves serving three blast furnaces at Redbourn Works, Scunthorpe, contract awarded by British Steel Corp., C (253)
  • Automatic Systems Laboratories Ltd. Operational amplifier, (673)
  • Avery Ltd., W. & T. Crankshaft balancing machine, semi-automatic, NP 441 i Weighbridge systems ordered by BAC for Concorde airliner prospect, C (414) Weighing-in-motion system for torpedo ladles of molten iron, ordered for Port Talbot Steelworks, C (584)
  • Avo Ltd. Digital measurement system, X 824 i
  • Aylen, I. G. Oceanography: the challenge, 124-5. Britain's Part, 175-6 i

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  • B.A.R. Fasteners Ltd., new company formed to offer complete range of standard nuts, bolts and screws in black, bright stainless and brass, (137)
  • B & K Machinery Ltd. Automatic stacker for sheets, NP 482 i
  • Babcock & Wilcox Ltd. Test rig for gas burners. P 80 i
  • Babcock & Wilcox (Operations) Ltd. Plant for lndustrias de Celulosa Arauco SA pulp mill in Chile, ordered by Parsons & Whittemore Lyddon Ltd., C (917)
  • Babtie, Shaw & Morton. Gas main pipeline contracts for Southern Gas Board in association with SOCEA (GB) Ltd., C (486)
  • Babtie, Shaw & Morton, Glasgow, cons. engrs. for new building dock of Harland &Wolff, C (486) BAC—see British Aircraft Corporation
  • Bacon, R. H. Electricity in cars, (902)
  • Badenwerk, Karlsruhe (GFR). Main load despatching centre with Siemens 305 process computer ordered, C (957) Badger GmbH (GFR) and Badger Ltd. Acrylonitrile plant for Erdolchemie GmbH (GFR), (219)
  • Badger Ltd. Coal-based cyclohexane plant, 40,000 ton yr completed for Staveley Chemicals Ltd., (378) Refrigeration machinery ordered from J. & E. Hall Ltd., for ICI aromatics plant at North Tees, C (957)
  • Badger NV (Neth.). Lubricating oil refinery near Durban for Shell and BP South African Manufacturing Co. (Pty.) Ltd. (Samco), 955 i
  • Badische Maschinenfabrik GmbH (GFR). Automatic production of foundry moulds, plant for Sinclair Iron Works of Allied Ironfounders Ltd., 363-S i
  • Bagshawe & Co. Ltd. Mechanical handling system for the automatic dipping and processing of steel tubing, contract in Czechoslovakia, C (290) Overhead load-bearing chain conveyor, X (789)
  • Bahco Ltd. Cold air curtain, 602
  • Bahrain satellite earth station: site work is in progress for Cable and Wireless Group, 841
  • Bailey & Co. Ltd., Sir W. H. Parallel side valves, NP (569) Relief valves for steam, oil, air and water systems, NP (752) Temperature 'pressure regulator for calorifiers, hot water storage tanks, feed water heaters, &c, X, 641 i
  • Baird, David C. and Hutchison, Thomas S. The physics of engineering solids, 755
  • Bakelite Xylonite Ltd. Plastics for electrical use, X (502)
  • Baker, A. L. L. The inelastic space frame, (791)
  • Baldwin, G. L. et al. Electrochemical Machining: nomograms for prediction of process parameters, 307-12
  • Balfour, Beatty & Co. Ltd. Beckton sewage treatment plant, enlargement and improvement works: items in contract awarded by GLC, (135) Blackwall tunnel under the Thames: "Impalco" aluminium lining and lighting near portal, 91 i Joint contract for aqueducts to Loch Turret Reservoir, C (881)
  • Ball, K. J. and Osborne, G. J. Space Vehicle Dynamics, (278)
  • Bamford Excavators Ltd., J. C. Businesses purchased from British Northrop group, (578) Four-stage 10 year development plan to increase manufacturing capacity. Main structural contract awarded R. M. Douglas Construction Ltd., C 414 Hydraulic excavators and loading shovels, specifications, 400 i
  • Bantry Bay Towing Co. Ltd. Tugs to handle large tankers, with Merryweather firefighting equipment, for Gulf Oil Terminals (Ireland) Ltd., 916 i
  • Barbour Index Ltd. Information "package" collections on components and devices, (489)
  • Barclay, Curle and Co. Barclay Curle-Sulzer RND marine engine contracts, C 725
  • Barlow, E. D., chairman of Cambridge Instrument Co. Ltd., forecasts record year in 1968, 722
  • Bardeen, John. Discovery of transistor effect in 1947, 187 i
  • Bares, Richard and Massonnet, Charles. Analysis of beam grids and orthotropic plates, 983
  • Barnes-Birlec Ltd. Electric Smelting plant for copper-nickel matte ordered by Impala Prospecting Co (Pty) Ltd., (South Africa), C (617)
  • Barr & Stroud Ltd. Colour-separating optical systems for television cameras, NP 374 Draughting projector, X (790) Glass fibre light guides for optically-modulated telephone and television, investigation for GPO, C (726)
  • Barthalon, Maurice. ("Urba") Vacuum-supported Suspension Railway system, 478-9 i
  • Baseler, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang (GFR). Suggested solution to road problem by computer-controlled rail system for the service of road movement, 361-2
  • Bateman, B. B. Diehard thoughts on going metric, (Letter) 117
  • Battelle Institute Ltd. International research project on chemical vapour deposition, (914)
  • BBC—see British Broadcasting Corporation
  • BCH (Stainless Vessels) Ltd., to supply 96 stainless steel vessels for new brewery in Philippine Islands, C (916)
  • Bearing Service Ltd. Nation-wide replacement bearing design and advisory service, (531)
  • Beatson, C. J. Review of IAEA Directory of nuclear reactors, vol VII, power reactors, 902
  • Beck, A. H. W. Words and Waves, (444)
  • Beck & Henkel AG (GFR). Rack-and-pinion driven escalators and moving walk-ways, (452)
  • Beck & Pollitzer Engineering Ltd. Equipment for new industrial rubber products factory of Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Co. Ltd., at Craigavon, Northern Ireland, 799
  • Beck Ltd., R. & J. Electronic-optical lens-testing equipment, 586 i
  • Becker Equipment & Lifts Ltd. Electro-hydraulic lift for six-storey buildings, X 753
  • Beckton sewage treatment plant, enlargement and improvement works: items in contract awarded Balfour, Beatty & Co. Ltd. and W. & C. French Ltd., (135)
  • Becorit (Engineering) Ltd. Drawbar trailers, ground level loading, automatically equalised wheel loading, 401 i
  • Bedford, L. H. Awarded Faraday Medal by Institution of Electrical Engineers, (102)
  • Beer, Stafford. Cybernetics and management, 1023
  • Belfast Harbour. East Twin 200,000-ton dry dock, P 540 i
  • Belfast Harbour Commissioners. Flap-gate (Europe's largest) for East Twin dry dock, 953
  • Belford, W. G. et al. Testing machines for scale simulation vehicle brake installations 317-23 i
  • Belix Co. Ltd. Power supply for BBC colour television transmitters ordered by Pye TVT Ltd., P (182)
  • Belgo Nucleaire. Plutonium ordered from UKAEA, 720
  • Bell Brothers (Manchester) Ltd. Filtration and and softening plant extension for CB of St. Helens, C (218)
  • Bell, Christopher Basic metric should not be mixed with "Imperial" units as in lbf cm', 977
  • Bell, D. A. Information theory and its engineering applications, 943 Review of Cybernetics and management, 1023 Bell, H. A. et al. Tunnel Diodes (403)
  • Bell, R. and Burdekin, M. Damping action in machine tool slideways, 821-2 i
  • Bell Telephone Laboratories (USA) Bunching of high-energy, outer Van Allen belt electrons, affecting communications satellite performance, 419 i Highest-known laser frequency measurement, 419 i Holograms, flat, producing three-dimensional images, 987 i Narrow-band frequency-modulated radio signals discriminator, (108) Schottky barrier diodes, in high-frequency, high-power rectifiers, microwave oscillators, telephony transmission, 259 i Transistor Technology, Twenty Years Progress resulting from discovery in 1947, 187 i
  • Bell Telephone system. "Picture-phone" see-while-you-talk set improved, 188 i Bellows Valvair Ltd. Pump "motor units, NP (786)
  • Ben Agree Co. (USA). Stainless steel spiral lockseam tubing, 795 i Bendix Sheffield Cordax (USA). Measuring machine with remote readout, X 906-7 i Benford Ltd. Man-riding powered barrow, NP 338 i
  • Benson, Rowland S. Advanced Engineering Thermodynamics, (62)
  • Bentall Ball & Bearing Co. Ltd., to manufacture steel balls for low speed and commercial applications, (181) Bentima Co. Ltd., manufacturing group: see S. Davall & Sons Ltd., C (725)
  • Berk Ltd. Powder pistol for hard-surfacing, brazing and welding, NP 939
  • Bethlehem Steel Corporation. (USA). New pretensioning anchorage system in Newport suspension bridge for Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority, 716
  • Bevercotes Colliery. Transfer point box for safe monitoring and control of conveyors, P 426
  • Beverley Chemical Engineering Co. Ltd. Plant for automatic coating and wrapping of pipes, P 71
  • Bickbell, M. B. and Ruiz, C. Pressure vessel design and analysis, 791
  • Bigwood & Son Ltd., Joshua. Vehicle radiator manufacturing division of J. W. Lawrence Ltd., acquired, (579)
  • Bindslev. Bjorn and Bindslev, Knud (Denmark). Co-ordinated building communication system of coding for computers, 60 Bingham, A. E. Air cushion transporters, (Paper) 590 Binks Bullows Ltd. Airless paint spraying machine, NP (826) Automatic spraying equipment for tyre valve inserts, NP 338 i Electrostatic paint and powder application equipment for tubular furniture F frames, 365-6 i
  • Binnie and Partners, cons. engrs. Mangla dam for West Pakistan Water & Power Development Authority, P 94-5 i Sewerage and disposal system for Brunei capital, (955) Biological engineering, (Ldr.) 833
  • Birlec Ltd. Electric arc melting furnace, contract awarded by Brown Bayley Steels Ltd., C (531)
  • Birmingham Corporation. Off-peak storage space heater occupying minimum space, 660 i, 664
  • Birmingham University, Electron Physics Department. Ionosphere, electron temperature measuring sets, 392 Birmingham University. Experiments carried out using Ariel-3, first all-British satellite, 692-3 i Bir-Vac Ltd. High-vacuum evaporation units for the electronics industry, 131 i Bitumen Industries Ltd. Windscreens fixed by elastomeric seal of Du Pont Neoprene vulcanized in situ, 780 i Birwelco Ltd. Additional furnace equipment ordered for Esso Nederland NV refinery at Botlek near Rotterdam, C (842)
  • Biva Air Co. Ltd. Automatic pinch valves, 602 i Blackett, Prof. P. M. S. Speech at annual dinner of Association of Consulting Engineers: consequences of Britain's relative failure in training managers and employing qualified scientists and engineers, 391 Blackwall tunnel under the Thames: "Impalco" aluminium lining and lighting near portal. Mott, Hay & Anderson, cons. engr., P 91
  • Blair, J. R. Low frequency mechanical phase meter, 671-2 i
  • Blairs Ltd. Vertical column feed water evaporators, &c ordered for Rangoon Power Station (Burma), C (253)
  • Blakeborough & Sons Ltd., J. Gate-type cargo valves for four tankers ordered by Yugoslav shipbuilders, C (486)
  • Blythe, H. J. Decontamination of nuclear installations, (902)
  • Bobbert, G. et al. Beurteilungsmasstdbe fur Mechanische Schwingungen, (444)
  • Boeing Co. (USA). Air Cushion Pads used in moving and assembling large sections of airframes, 420
  • Bohn & Kahler (GFR). Vibratory roller, X 862
  • Boliden gold mine (also yielding other metals) in North Sweden now closed, (140)
  • Bolinder-Munktell (member of the Volvo Group, Sweden). Agricultural and contracting machines: mobile classroom for twelve servicing trainees, 257
  • Bolkow GmbH. BO 105 multi-purpose lightweight helicopter, X 761 i
  • Boltons Superheater & Pipeworks Ltd. Boiler for Lintafoam Ltd., ordered from Richardsons Westgarth (Hartlepool) Ltd., C (616)
  • Booth Aluminium, James. Sheets flattened by tension and roller-levelling, 778 i
  • Booth, L. G. and Reece, P. 0. The Structural Use of Timber. Code of Practice CP 112 with commentary, [126]
  • Booth, R. T. and Wright, D. H. Ten-Station Fatigue Testing Machine at Motor Industry Research Association, 204-6 i
  • Borg Warner Corporation Hy-Vo silent link chain chain for power transmission to automatic gearbox, P 29 i
  • Borg-Warner Ltd. Automatic transmission output approaching 1000:day, (578) To build an engineering centre at Letchworth, (800) Uni-directional clutch, (674)
  • Borsky V. and Matyas, J. Computation by electronic analogue computers, 983
  • Boscombe Engineering Ltd. Cabinet air heaters for industrial and commercial establishments, X 641
  • Boston Phantom trawler, de-icing equipment for Arctic fishing, P 302 i
  • Boulton Ltd., William. Dry powder painting system, NP 826
  • Boulton Paul Aircraft Ltd. Variable delivery pump, 602
  • Boving & Co. Ltd. Timber chipper-trimmer producing small chips which yield cellulose of superior quality, 184 i
  • Bowsher, G. T. et al. Testing machines for scale simulation vehicle brake installations, 317-23 i
  • Boyd & Co. (Engineers) Ltd., John, to supply two dockside cranes for Forth Ports Authority, to be installed at Port of Burntisland, Fife, C (218)
  • BP Chemicals Group Ltd. Components for plastics filling station at Baldock on the Al, 839 i
  • BP Chemicals (UK) Ltd. Computer to monitor and analyse the outputs from 16 gas chromatographs, contract awarded to English Electric Co. Ltd., C (531) 250,000-ton ethylene plant at Grangemouth, Scotland, 890 i
  • BP Refinery (Grangemouth) Ltd. Hydrocracker complex ordered from Fluor (England) Ltd., C (804)
  • BP Trading Ltd. Crude oil tank farm adjacent to the Grangemouth Refinery contract awarded to CJB (Projects) Ltd., C (840)
  • BPS Machinery and Spares Co. Ltd. Programmed turret lathe, X (979)
  • BR—see British Railways
  • Braby & Co. Ltd., Frederick. Agreement for A. Foxcroft & Associates Ltd. (Canada) to manufacture silent generators and standard generating sets developed by Auto Diesels Ltd., (582) Marketing and manufacture agreement for Link-Belt Co. of America equipment, (137)
  • Bradley, P. G. and Woollatt, D. Correction of errors in indicator diagrams: passage effects, 511-5 i
  • Bradshaw, Martin D. and Byatt, William J. Introductory Engineering Field Theory, (62)
  • Brandon Fabrications Ltd. Main contractor for variable pressure recirculating water channel at University of Leeds, 515-9 i
  • Brattain, Walter. Discovery of transistor effect in 1947, 187 i
  • Brazil. British industrial exhibition to be held in 1959. Industrial and Trade Fairs International Ltd., 613
  • Breguet Aviation (France). Jaguar, AngloFrench strike trainer: prototype roll-out; specification, 656-7 i
  • Breguet Aviation. Joint production of AngloFrench Jaguar advanced training and tactical support military aircraft; order for 400 agreed, 115
  • Brennan, Jean Ford. The Elegant Solution' (828)
  • Brent and Harrow Engineering Group Training Association Ltd. Centre at Kingsbury, London, 394 i
  • Bridge & Co. Ltd., David for Alcan, South Africa. Extrusion press, 3,750 tons, 874 i
  • Brierley Ltd., Z. Grinding wheel balancer, NP 861 i
  • Brighton Southern Region of BR providing maintenance services to meet regional and some national requirements, 952 i
  • Brightside Foundry & Engineering Co. Ltd. Rolling mill for alloy and carbon steel rod at Kiveton Park, Sheffield: versatile output 197 i, 968-9 i
  • Brimsdown Heat Treatment Co. Ltd. Vacuum furnace for dies, &c ordered from Wild Barfield Ltd., C (767)
  • Bristol Siddeley Engines Ltd. Hall housing eight computers used mainly for production and data control and for aero-engine design and manufacture, P 76 i
  • Bristol Tool & Gauge Co. Ltd., takeover of Associated Toolmakers (Bristol) Ltd., (840)
  • Britannic, refrigerated cargo vessel; marine data logger, 42 i
  • British Aircraft Corporation Autograt 400 measuring system whereby linear movements of machine parts are displayed digitally, NP (939) "Cynform" measuring machine for cylindrical forms, at Industrial Design exhibition, X 123 i Guided Weapons Division: design development and manufacture contract from Min-Tech for four Black Arrow X-3 satellite structures, C (882) Jaguar, Anglo-French strike /trainer: order for 400 agreed, 115; prototype rollout; specification, 656-7 i Missile defence system for Libyan government: £100 mn order, C (761) Satellite, Ariel-3, first all-British, 692-3 i Space and Instrumentation Group: contract for electron temperature measuring sets using Thin Film Process, to be rocketed into ionosphere, 392 UK.3 international iono-sphere research satellite, shown in test chamber at RAE Farnborough, P 76-7 i
  • British Aircraft Corporation (Operating) Ltd. Electron Beam welding of airframe components, Colour P 234, 238-9 i Test rig for Concorde's fuel system, P 80 i
  • British Aluminium Co. Bridge parapets, 10101
  • British Aluminium Co. Ltd. Continuous extrusions 52 ft long in cars for Victoria Line of London Transport, P 266 i Transportable temporary roadway, (578)
  • British Aluminium Co. Ltd., Manufactured Aluminium Products Group. Modular building system, 639
  • British Brown-Boveri Ltd. Unitrol electronic automatic voltage regulators, X 501-2 i
  • British Crane and Excavator Corporation To manufacture and market the Hunslet range of sideloaders under the "Coles" Trade Mark, (255) Truck-mounted diesel-electric for telescopic boom hydraulic cranes, NP 864 i
  • British Electrical and Allied Manufacturers' Association. Annual report, 465 Guide to the selection of switch and fuse gear, 903
  • British Engines Ltd. and A. Reyrolle & Co. Ltd. to form a joint company for hydraulic equipment, (137)
  • British Ermeto Corporation Ltd. General-purpose valves, NP (752)
  • British European Airways. Flight information display system at Heathrow Airport, contract awarded to RCA Great Britain Ltd., C (531)
  • British Export Houses Association. Chairman considers devaluation only marginal export aid, 582
  • British Hovercraft Corporation. Ltd. Hoverpallets, X 753 SRN4, now known as Mountbatten Class: launching, (Ldr.) 228, P 230 i
  • British Independent Steel Producers' Association. Iron and Steel Statistics Bureau established jointly with British Steel Corporation, (342)
  • British Institute of Management. "MetricationOpportunities for Management"; oneday conference, (Ldr.) 227
  • British Insulated Callender's Cables Ltd. Floor warming cables installed by industrialized building methods in Birmingham Corporation's new Atholl House Farm Estate, 429 i Television tower 708 ft high at Crystal Palace: 60 ft high cantilever spine now added, P 114 i
  • British Insurance Association. Fire wastage figures, (Ldr.) 300
  • British Iron and Steel Research Association Blast furnace sinter analysis by radioactive sensing, NP 214 Bulk-handling equipment for research into degradation of materials during handling, P 79 i Identification marks applied to finished or semi-finished products by flamespraying, NP 214 i New structure under British Steel Corporation, 577 Steelmaking Furnace Refractories. Proceedings of the 68th Steelmaking Conference, Scarborough, (239)
  • British Leyland Motor Corp. Ltd. formed by merger of British Motor Holdings Ltd. with Leyland Motor Corp., 152, 542. Becomes operational, 762
  • British Midland Airways. Micro-miniaturized airborne transponders ordered from Cossor Electronics Ltd., C (414)
  • British Motor Corporation Chain conveyor furnace ordered from Wild Barfield Ltd., C (414) Electropainting of car wheels in Morris Division, Cowley, 303 i Tractors, with spares; nearly 1,000 ordered by Long Manufacturing Co. Inc., (USA), C (253)
  • British National Committee for Nondestructive Testing. Training of technicians, 835
  • British National Committee on Space Research. Ariel-3, first all-British satellite: successful completion of one year in orbit, 692-3 i
  • British Nuclear Export Executive. Conference in Copenhagen: papers on performance of the CEGB nuclear power stations, &c. 995
  • British Oceanographic Data Service set up at National Institute of Oceanography, 499
  • British Olivetti Ltd. Programma 101 desktop computers for timekeeping at British Racing Drivers' Club meeting, 799 i
  • British Overseas Fairs Ltd. Forthcoming British Industrial Exhibition at Bucharest, detailed analysis of Rumanian industrial needs, 416
  • British Oxygen Co. Ltd. Argonarc welding power source, NP 374 i Cryo-products factory to build refrigerator for superconducting electric motor to undergo field trials at Fawley power station, 247 Deck welder, self-propelled for automatic welding of inaccessible or short joints, NP 900 i Flame cutting machine for profiling and tractor operation, NP 339 i Micro-plasma welding equipment for joining foil-thickness metals, NP (252)
  • British Petroleum Co. Ltd. Self-service machine accepting £1 notes for petrol at Radford Way, Billericay, Essex, (181)
  • British Rail Hovercraft Ltd. HM-2 Rigid Sidewall Hovercraft, 264-5, 270-1 i
  • British Railways Annual report describes 'sombre' position, (760) Combined engineering depot at Brighton providing maintenance services to meet regional and some national requirements, 952 i Electro-diesel locomotives with closed loop thyristor control system, to work Southampton boat trains, 918-9 i Grosvenor railway bridge, London, reconstruction: preassembled half arch being floated into position, P 91 i Railway data processing centre at Crewe, for multiple applications, 702 i Southern Region, electric locomotives converted to 2,500 hp electro-diesels for running in dock areas where no live rail is laid. P 73 Stechford collision report: hand signal was misinterpreted, 836 Western Region, extended panel at Old Oak Common covering completely remodelled track layout at Paddington terminus, P 73
  • British Ropes Ltd. Shaped wire from cold rolling at Retford mill, 928-9 i
  • British Ropeway Engineering Co. Ltd. French tower crane, jack-knifing in 10 minutes to 56 ft full height, P 70 i
  • British Scientific Instrument Research Association (Sira) Concrete workability control study, 836 Photosensitive resists: improvement research project by British Scientific Instrument Research Association, 580
  • British Standards Institution Additional Tables for SI Conversions. BS 350 part 2: 1962, (48) Aluminium Conductors in Insulated Cables. BS 2791: 1966, (434) Barometric Conversions and Tables, BS 2520: 1967, 236 Batch Type Concrete Mixers. BS 1305: 1967, (407) Calibration Blocks—Second Recommendations For Their Use in Ultrasonic Flaw Detection, BS 2704: 1966, (291) Capacitors For Use in Tubular Fluorescent, Mercury and Sodium Discharge Lamp Circuits. BS 4017: 1966, (291) Carbon and Low Alloy Steel Containment Structures for Stationary Nuclear Power Reactors. BS 4208: 1967 (105) Cartridge Fuse Links for Miniature Fuses. BS 4265: 1968, (532) Changes of BSI governing body, 6 Coated Carbon Steel Tubes Intended for Small Bore Closed-circuit Central Heating Systems. BS 4182: 1967 (532) Copper for Electrical Purposes: Wire for General Electrical Purposes and for Insulated Cables and Flexible Cords. BS 4109: (236) Cork Paper Jointing. BS 4243: 1967, (434) Corner Fittings for Freight Containers. BS 4228: 1967, 407 Dimensional Tolerances for Steel Drop and Press Forgings, and for Upset Forgings Made on Horizontal Forging Machines. BS 4114: 1967, (330) Dimensions of Steel Pipe for the Petroleum Industry. BS 1600: Part 2: 1967 (532) Electrical Equipment of Industrial Machines, CP 1015: 1967, (236) Electrical Protective Relays. BS 142: 1966, (434) Electronic Voltmeters. BS 4205: 1967, (127) Electroplated Coatings of Nickel and Chromium. BS 1224: 1965, 554 Engineering Drawing Practice—The Preparation of Drawings Suitable for Microfilming. BS 308 Suppt. No. 1: 1967 (48) Ferrous Pipes and Piping Installations for and in Connection with Land Boilers. BS 806: 1967, (532) Flanged Cast Iron Gate Valves Class 125 for the Petroleum Industry. BS 1735, (434) Flanged Steel Parallel Slide Valves for General Purposes. BS 4133: 1967, (208) Flexible Cords Insulated with Glass Fibre. BS 4217: 1967, (48) General Requirement and Methods of Test for Printed Circuits. BS 4028: 1966, (291) General Requirements for the Flash Welding of Steel Pipes and Tubes for Pressure and Other High-Duty Apparatus, BS 4204: 1967, (176) Glossary of Terms Relating to Air-Cushion Vehicles. BS 4236: 1967, (532) Glossary of Terms Used in Materials Handling, Part 3. Terms Used in Connection with Pneumatic and Hydraulic Handling. BS 3810: Part 3: 1967, (105) Guide on the Reliability of Electronic Equipment and Parts Used Therein. Part 1. Introduction Part 2. Terminology. BS 4200: 1967, (105) Guide to the Selection of Methods of Measuring Noise Emitted by Machinery. BS 4196: 1967, (48) Guide to the Selection of Processes for Reproducing Drawings. BS 4212: 1967, 176 Industrial Gloves. BS 1651: 1966, (291) Inspection and Testing Procedure for Aerospace Material, Wrought Titanium and Titanium alloys. BS TA 100: 1967, (48) Iron Oxide Pigments for Paints. BS 3981 : 1966, (291) Jig Bushes. BS 1098: 1967, (407) Letter Symbols, Signs and Abbreviations Part 1: General. BS 1991: Part 1: 1967, (208) Linear Measuring Instruments for use on Building and Civil Engineering Constructional Works: Steel Measuring Tapes, Steel Bands and Retractable Steel Pocket Rules. BS 4035: 1966, (434) Machine Screws and Machine Screw Nuts. BS 4183: 1967, 717 Measurement of Current Noise Generated in Fixed Resistors. BS 4119: 1967, (208) Measurement of Liquid Flow in Open Channels, Part 2: Dilution Methods. BS 3680: Part 2, (176) Mechanical Balancing of Marine Main Turbine Machinery. BS 2853: 1966, (291) Mechanical Cable Glands for Rubber and Plastics Insulated Cables. BS 4121: 1967, 717 Metal Scaffolding-Part 1: Common Scaffolds in Steel. BS 97: Part 1: 1967, (176) Methods for the Analysis of Iron and Steel. BS 1121: 1967, (105) Methods for Calculating Loudness. BS 4198: 1967, (127) Method of Evaluating Pneumatic Controllers with 3 to 15 (gauge) Input Set Value and Output Signals. BS 4150: 1967, (330) Method of Evaluating Pneumatic Valve Positioners with Input Signal of 3 to 15 lbfiin 2 (gauge). BS 4151: 1967, (330) Methods of Fatigue Testing, Part 5, Guide to the Application of Statistics. BS 3518: 1966, 554 Method of Rating Industrial Noise Affecting Mixed Residential and Industrial Areas. BS 4142: 1967, 330 Method for Rockwell Superficial Hardness Test (N and T Scales). Part 1. Testing of Metals. BS 4175: Part 1: 1967, (105) Methods of Test for Paints. BS 3900: 1965, 717 Methods of Testing Fusion Welds in Copper and Copper Alloys. BS 4206: 1967, (127) Methods of Testing Vitreous Enamel Finishes. BS 1344: 1967, (48) Metric Keys and Keyways Parallel and Taper Keys. BS 4235: Part 1: 1967, (532) Metric Sizes of Non-Ferrous and Ferrous Bars-Non-Ferrous Bars. BS 4229: Part 1: 1967, (532) Metric Standards and programme for going metric, 352 Metric system, timetable for the change, discussed at meeting, 195 Mineral-Insulated Cables Copper-Sheathed Cables with Copper Conductors. BS 3207: Part 1: 1968, (532) Monolithic Linings for Steel Chimneys and Flues. BS 4207: 1967, (532) 1°/0 Carbon Chromium Steel. BS 136 : 1967, (236) 11% Nickel Chromium Molybdenum Steel. BS 95 superseding 2955, (362) Paper Jointing. BS 4249: 1967 (532) Pitch Impregnated Fibre Pipes and Fittings for Drainage Below and Above Ground Part 2: Fittings, BS 2760: 1967, (532) Polystrene Moulding Materials. BS 1493: 1967, (127) Precision Hexagon Bolts, Screws and Nuts (B.S.W. and B.S.F. Threads). BS 1083: 1965, (434) (A) Precision Sound Level Meter. BS 4197: 1967, (127) Pressboard for Electrical Purposes. BS 231: 1967, (434) Pulley Blocks for use with Wire Rope For a Maximum Lift of 25 tonf in Combination. BS 4018: 1966, (291) Recommendations for Clearance Holes for Metric Bolts and Screws. BS 4186: 1967, (434) Recommendations on the Design Requirements and Testing of Controlled-atmosphere Laboratories, BS 4194: 1967, (127) Revisions of Standards now available (105) Rod Links for Root Machinery-Part 1: Potato Elevator Diggers and Main Elevators or Complete Potato Harvesters Part 2: Carrot and Sugar Beet Harvesters, BS 4026: Parts 1 and 2: 1966, (291) Rubber Insulation and Sheath of Electric Cables. Part 4. Heat-Resisting, Oil-Resisting and Flame-Retardant Sheath of Electric Cables. BS 2899 Part 4: 1967, (48) Slotted Grub Screws-Metric Series. BS 4219: 1967, (407) Socket Spanners—Part 1. Inch Series, BS 4006: Part 1: 1966, (236) Spot Welding Electrodes and Electrode Holders. BS 4215: 1967, (48) Spur and Helical Gears Basic Rack Form, Pitches and Accuracy (Diametral Pitch Series). BS 436: Part 1: 1967, 717 Steel Windows Generally for Domestic and Similar Buildings. BS 990: 1967, (176) Street Lighting—Lighting for Bridges and Elevated Roads. CP 1004: Part 6: 1967, (532) Testing and Approval of Domestic Electric Appliances : Section B13 Ventilating Fans. BS 3456: Section B13: 1967, (176) 35 mm Micro-copying of Engineering Drawings and Associated Data. Part 1: Recommended Procedures. BS 4210: Part 1: 1967, 717 3(,), Chromium—Molybdenum—Vanadium Steel (Vacuum Remelted-Air Hardening). BS 138: 1967, (717) Truck-Type Concrete Mixers. BS 4251: 1968, (532) Unified Screw Threads of "UNJ" Basic Profile. BS 4084: 1966, (176) Wrought Aluminium and Aluminium Alloys Aluminium Alloy Welded Tube. BS 4300/1: 1967, (532)
  • British Steel Castings Research Association Recommended procedure for the non-destructive testing of steel castings, (524)
  • British Steel Corporation. Automatic combustion control on nine hot blast stoves serving three blast furnaces by on-line computer direct digital system, contract awarded to Automatic Control Engineering Ltd., C (253) Blast furnace Port Talbot: control by Ferranti Argus 500 computer, 151 First two months' trading loss, 687 Hot-rolling at Ayrton Sheet Works, Middlesbrough to cease, (581) Instrumentation contract for basic oxygen steelmaking plant at Port Talbot awarded Kent Controls Ltd., C (253) Iron and Steel Statistics Bureau established jointly with British Independent Steel Producers' Association, (342) Non-contacting instrument for gauging diameters or thickness of objects at high temperatures and in rapid movement, X (435) Postgraduate fellowships offered in works and research establishments, 151 Richard Thomas & Baldwins (South Wales Group): see separately
  • British Steel Piling Co. Ltd. Frodingham "X" steel sheet piling sections 74 to 80 ft long at Tilbury Docks, P 194 i
  • British Straddle Carrier Co. Shorland 60 straddle carrier for transporting and stacking large containers, P 67 i
  • British Timken shipping centre at Daventry. Conveyor systems and IBM 360 computer for bearing deliveries, 731 i
  • British Timken Ltd. Taper roller bearings axleboxes and roller suspension bearings in rolling stock for Victoria Line of London Transport, (325)
  • British Transport. Rail, film by Geoffrey Jones (Films) Ltd., produced by Edgar Anstey, (Ldr.) 264
  • British Transport Docks Board. Design modifications to Immingham marine tanker terminal allowing partly-laden 200,000-ton tankers to berth, requested by Humber Oil Terminals Trustee Ltd., 954 Roll-on/roll-off ferry terminal at Swansea, contract awarded Edmund Nuttall Sons & Co. (London) Ltd., C (617)
  • British United Airways. Five 109-seater One-Eleven 500s ordered from BAC, 394
  • British Visqueen Ltd. Polythene sheeting for reservoir lining, 685
  • Broberg, B. et al. Recent progress in applied mechanics: the Folke Odqvist volume, (792)
  • Brockhouse Heater Co. Ltd. Gas or oil burner, X 641 i
  • Bromwich Structures Ltd. Standard lattice joists, NP (864)
  • Brooke Marine. Salvage tugs for US Navy, 879 i
  • Brookes, A. M. P. Basic instrumentation for engineers and physicists, (792)
  • Brookes (Oldbury) Ltd. Grinding machine for large Panteg Works of British Steel Corporation, 883
  • Brookhirst Igranic Ltd. A.c. hoist drives controlled by thyristors, 555 i Reed switch, high-capacity, for power circuits, 129 i
  • Brooks, D. F. and Milligan, R. A. Precedence diagrams for critical path anaylsis, 556-7 i, 594-6 i, 636-7 i
  • Brooks Instrument NV (Neth.) acquires Fairhurst Electronics Ltd., to expand its manufacture of standard flow metering equipment in GB, C (290)
  • Brooks Motors Ltd. "Relsyn" synchronous induction motors, X 466-7 i
  • Broom, T. et al. Selection of Materials and Design, 942
  • Broom & Wade Ltd. Compressed Air Equipment design and development facility, 61-2 i
  • BroomWade and Holman merger proposed, 724
  • Brotherhood Ltd., Peter, to build full engine of Tetmark centrifugal pumps, having acquired Tetlow Robson (Stockport) Ltd., (614)
  • Brown & Co. (Clydebank) Ltd. HMS Intrepid, assault ship, P 32-3 i
  • Brown Bayley Steels Ltd. Electric arc melting furnace, contract awarded to Birlec Ltd., C (531)
  • Brown Boveri & Cie (Switz.) Air conditioning unit for MBT-70 battle tank, joint USA-GFR design, (198) Switchgear and lighting arrestors exhibition in Baden (Switz.), 964-5 i Two large steam turbo-generator sets ordered by American Electric Power (New York), C (220)
  • Brown Boveri (British Brown Boveri Ltd.). Low-inertia ("Minertia") drive motor having characteristics comparable with hydraulic servos, X (467) i
  • Brown Boveri Semiconductors (Switz.). Power diodes, avalanche, for power rectifiers, X (605)
  • Brown, D. C. et al. Electrochemical machining: Nomograms for Prediction of Process Parameters, 307-12 i
  • Brown Engineering (Clydebank) Ltd., John. Industrial gas turbine sets ordered for Arabia, C (414) Industrial gas turbine package power plants, two ordered for Thailand, (583)
  • Brown-Firth Research Laboratories, Sheffield. Creep-testing machines, P 79 i
  • Brown Gear Industries Ltd., David. Flexible couplings, "Nylicon "range, 44 i Gear hobbing machine, world's largest P 10 i Gear ring, 22 ft. 10 in. outside dia., P 462 i One-millionth Radicon speed reducer produced, P 838 i Worm-gear units for use in lift drives, new series, NP (100)
  • Brown, Sir Stanley. Introductory address at IEE conference on Industrial Measurement Techniques for On-Line Computers; CEGB experience, 957 Presidential speech at annual dinner of IEE: informality in the learned society, (Ldr) 389
  • Bruce, C. E. R. The Sun, (Letter) 306
  • Bruce Peebles Ltd. Pumped-Storage at Foyers on Loch Ness, 128 i
  • Brunel University. Buildings by Stillman & Eastwick-Field, architects, P 87 i
  • Brush Electrical Engineering Co. Ltd. Kestrel 4,000 hp diesel-electric locomotive, (Ldr.) 193 7,000 hp, 11 kV vertical motor for circulating water pumps at CEGB's Cottam power station, P 114
  • BSA Tools Ltd. Batchmatic turning machine, n.c., X 996 Multi-spindle automatic lathe, X 1018 Turret head n.c. drilling machine, 980 i
  • BTR Industries Ltd. Bridge bearings of steel-reinforced bonded-rubber, (579) De-icing equipment on trawler Boston Phantom for Arctic fishing, P 302 i, (530) Steel cord conveyor belting, NP 526
  • BTU Engineering Corporation Screen printer for thick film circuit patterns, X 824 i
  • Buck, A. C. Who is a designer ? (letter), 479
  • Buckingham, G. S. "Elegance" of heating by electricity in varied applications. Annual lecture of the power division of IEE, 617
  • Buda, J. Tool life in intermittent cutting increased by heating, 651
  • Budd Instruments (UK). Strain gauges applied to test piece merely by moistening and pressing, NP 484
  • Building Research Station. Joint movements in buildings: research programmes, 685 Prevention of Condensation, Digest 91 (Second Series), 982
  • Bulgaria. Chemical industry, 802 Scientific establishments, 804
  • Bunting, W. H. et al. Land and sea transportation of very heavy power station equipment, (Paper) 732-3
  • Burdekin, M. and Bell, R. Damping action in machine tool slideways, 821-2
  • Burgess Micro Switch Co. Ltd. Safety inter-lock switch for door or guard, X 754
  • Burgess Products Co. Ltd. All-steel modular interchangeable silencing panels, NP 241
  • Burkhardt and Weber. Crankcases machining centre for J. & E. Hall Ltd., P 577 i
  • Burmah Oil Trading Ltd. Crude oil storage at Ellesmere Port Refinery, contract awarded Oxley Dempster Ltd., (804)
  • Burman Ltd. Rack and pinion steering in Ford Escort light car for world markets, (119) i
  • Burmeister and Wain (Denmk.) Bulk 'ore carrier, M Holthav, 584 i
  • Bus and Car Co. SA, Bruges. Belgian-Built Buses for Operation in USA, using standard General Motors' engines, 183 i Bussmann-Simetag HPM. Light hydraulic press for compacting powder, 973 i
  • Butler, J. A. Ventilation of diesel multiple-unit trains, (Letter) 781 i
  • Butterley Co. Ltd. Reports and accounts, 720
  • Butterley Group of Companies building materials plant division replaced Aglite Engineering Ltd., continuing to develop processes for lightweight aggregate, concrete blocks, hand-made bricks, (255)
  • Butters Cranes Ltd. Electro-hydraulic hoist winch, NP 445 i
  • Butyl Products Ltd. Cherwell silo of butyl synthetic rubber sheeting, for grain storage, portable, low cost, NP 445 i
  • Byatt, William J. and Bradshaw, Martin D. Introductory Engineering Field Theory, (62)

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  • Cable & Wireless Ltd. All-semiconductor microwave links radio and multiplex equipment in Hong Kong and Bahrain ordered from GEC-AEI Telecommunications Ltd., C (957) Earth Stations at Bahrain and Hong Kong for public communications via Intelsat 111, 206
  • Cable & Wireless Group. Hong Kong and Bahrain satellite earth stations: site work in progress, 841
  • Cable Belt Ltd. World's highest lift, single-stage conveyor, with neoprene belt, for Saar mines (GFR), 617
  • Cable Covers Ltd. Strandforth prestressing system ordered by John Mowlem & Co. Ltd. for new London Bridge contract, C (414)
  • Cairns, J. H. and Gilbert, P. T. The Technology of Heavy Non-Ferrous Metals and Alloys, (278)
  • Calgary Power Ltd. Synchronous condenser and associated equipment, 50 MVA, ordered from Associated Electrical Industries Ltd., for Sarcee Station, C (253)
  • Calvert, Roger. Solution to road problem by computer-controlled rail system for the service of road movement, as proposed by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Baseler in GFR, 361-2
  • Cam Gears Ltd. Rack and pinion steering in Ford Escort light car for world markets, (119) i
  • Cambridge Industrial Instruments Ltd. Pneumatic indicating controller, (710) Temperature humidity recorder, 602
  • Cambridge Instrument Co. Ltd. Chairman forecasts record year in 1968, 722 Merging with George Kent Ltd., (802)
  • Cambridge University. Mathematical Laboratory. Multi-access computing system one year old has over 100 users, (463) Structures research laboratory: full-sized building frame under test, P 88 i
  • Camel Marketing Co. Ltd. Tape printer, NP (941)
  • Cameron Ironworks Ltd. Hydraulic forging press, 30,000-ton, P 16 i
  • Cammell Laird (Anglesey) Ltd. Aluminium transportable temporary roadway, (578)
  • Campbell, I. D. Dissatisfied engineers, (Letter) 520, Correction, (628)
  • Campbell, Ian D. Engineers' status in relation to production and marketing, (Letter) 977
  • Camrex Corrosion Consultants Ltd. NOP non-oxydizing preservative, unaffected by expansion and contraction, for chain links of century-old Royal Albert bridge, Saltash, (550)
  • Canadian General Electric Co. Ltd. 500 distillation trays ordered from Union Carbide Canada Ltd., to be used in heavy water plant under construction near Port Hawkesbury, C (253)
  • Canning & Co. Ltd., W. Pilot electroplating equipment for research, 195 i
  • Capper Neill Ltd. Bottling, mechanical handling and refrigeration interests of UDEC Ltd., acquired, (137) i Run-up noise suppressors for Concorde supersonic airliner, major contract, C 290 i
  • Capper Pipe Service Co. Ltd. Pipework at Dungeness-B nuclear power station: contracts awarded by Atomic Power Construction Ltd., (102)
  • Cargo-Dynamics (GB) Ltd. Hatch covers licence agreement between Automotive Products Co. Ltd., and Brodogradiliste Split (Yugoslavia), (581)
  • Carrier Engineering Ltd. Electrocoat plant for painting of car bodies at Cowley works of Pressed Steel Fisher Co., 248-9 i Electropainting plant for car wheels in BMC Morris division, Cowley, 303 i
  • Carron Becander Ltd. Slow speed 'high torque hydraulic hub motors, 367 i
  • Carrs Paints Ltd. Electrocoating plant contract for Rubery Owen, Darlaston works, C (840)
  • Carruthers & Co. Ltd., J. H. Crane for Container handling at ports and stockyards, 640
  • Carter Thermal Engineering Ltd. Universalended pipe coupling, (711)
  • Carver & Co. (Engineers) Ltd. Bending machine for tubes, rods and strip, NP 787 i
  • Cashmore Ltd., John. Stockholding and despatch bay for structural and stainless steels in new warehouse, 776-7 i
  • Cassignol, E. J. Semiconductors Vol. 2: Linear Circuits, (524)
  • Caterpillar Tractor Co. Ltd. Roller-hearth furnace, built, commissioned and transported as complete unit, 114 i
  • CAV Ltd. Fuel injection pump drives for small diesel engines, investigation, 368-9 i Telecontrol system aiding diesel engine injector production, 850-1 i Wheel with in-built motor, NP 863 i
  • Cave-Cut Machine Tool Co. Ltd. Power hacksaws, 603
  • Cave, L. Review of Containment and siting of nuclear power plants, 867
  • CBC Ltd. (Denmark). Co-ordinated Building Communication system of coding for computers, 60
  • CDK Blansko (Czech.). Pump turbine sets in Wendefurt storage power plant (GDR), 910
  • CEGB—see Central Electricity Generating Board
  • CEI—see Council of Engineering Institutions
  • C-E-I-R Ltd.: renamed Scientific Control Systems Ltd., (914)
  • Cementation Group. London's proposed West Cross Route: initial soil survey begun, (995)
  • Cenco Instrumenten Mij. NV (Neth.). Laboratory centrifuge, NP 865
  • Central Containers Ltd. All-steel container, NP (899)
  • Central Electricity Generating Board Base-load generation costs, comparative estimates, 583 Indoor substation, reinforced-concrete, at Sheffield, P 58 i Insulated cross-arms for overhead lines, 443 i Power Stations: see under this heading in Subject Index Superconducting electric motor, 3,000 hp, to undergo field trials at Fawley power station, 247
  • Central Training Council (see also "Training Board" after names of industries) 990 Occupations concerning more than one board: Memorandum, 990
  • Centrax Ltd. Industrial gas turbines, export orders, C (290)
  • Centre d'Etudes Nucleaire de Saclay (France). Bubble chamber prototype "Mirabelle" associated with particle accelerator "Saturne", P 82 i
  • Centri-Spray Ltd. Equipment contracts awarded by General Motors Holden (Australia), C (726)
  • CERN: see European Centre for Nuclear Research
  • Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories (Canada). Counter array for angular correlation measurements, P 82 i
  • Chalmers, B. J. and Sarkar, B. R. An Inverted Induction Motor Set for Fundamental Studies, 159-62 i
  • Charman, B. W. Special purpose production machines, 755
  • Charrold Ltd. All-riveted, frameless, stainless steel box-van semi-trailer, NP 250 i
  • Charter Consolidated Ltd. 500/0 share in Cleveland Potash Ltd., formerly ICI (Minerals) Ltd., to mine potash near Staithes, Yorks., 654
  • Chaseside Engineering Co. Ltd., and Chaseside Canada Ltd., purchased by J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd., (578)
  • Chatillon SpA, Milan (Italy). Solvent recovery plant based on fluidized bed, activated carbon process by Courtaulds Engineering Ltd., P 194 i
  • Chemtex Inc. (USA). Gevaert process plant producing triacetate for photographic film, for Mysore Acetate and Chemical Co. Ltd. (India), (955) Polyester plant for Daehan Synthetic Fiber Co. Ltd. (Korea), (839)
  • Chester-le-Street RDC. Sewerage and surface water drainage contract awarded to Mitchell Construction, C (767)
  • Chesterfield Tube Co. Ltd. Zirconium alloy pressure tubes for Winfrith nuclear power station, 100 s.g.h.w. reactor, 398
  • Chestnut, H. Systems Engineering Methods, (7)
  • Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. (USA). Underwater storage tank of 87,000-ton capacity for Dubai Petroleum Co. in Persian Gulf, 953 i
  • China Light and Power Co. (Hong Kong). 132 kV packaged substation, P 835 i
  • Chloride Group. Complete Battery factory ordered for Iraq Government, C (449)
  • Chorlton, D. C. Manufacture and sale of armorbelt conveyor, (Letter) 819
  • Chrysler-Australia Ltd. Manufacturing system for the machining of engine blocks ordered from Herbert-Ingersoll Ltd., C (253)
  • Chryssopoulos Inc., Athens. Irrigation project in Northern Greece to be undertaken in association with John Mowlem & Co. Ltd., C (615)
  • Chubb & Son's Lock & Safe Co. Ltd. Cash Dispenser issuing currency notes, NP 340 i 150th anniversary, (Ldr.) 496-7
  • Churchdown railway bridge. Precast reinforced lightweight units, from Lytag Ltd., 613
  • Churchill, Charles. Heavy-duty boring and milling machine with either manual or Ferranti three-axes linear control, X 661 i
  • Churchill Ltd., Charles H. Horizontal Fine-Boring Machine, manual and numerically controlled models, 281
  • Churchill-Redman Ltd. Red Century series of lathes, X 996-7 i
  • Cincinnati Milling Machines Ltd. Machining Line incorporating conveyor-linked machine tools and machining centres with "variable mission" addressing system for automatic transfer, 207 Small cylindrical precision grinding machines, 294 i
  • Citroen of France and Maserati of Italy, agreement of close collaboration, (255)
  • City University. Automation engineering: new department, (Ldr.) 989
  • CJB (Projects) Ltd. Crude oil tank farm adjacent to the Grangemouth Refinery contract awarded by BP Trading Ltd., C (840) New electrode for electro-chemical cells, 153
  • Clague, P. Information research programme in connection with Inspec (Information Service in Physics, Electro-technology and Control), 600
  • Clarke Chapman & Co. Ltd. Boiler tubes for Hinkley Point "B" AGR nuclear power station ordered from Stewarts and Lloyds Ltd., C (449) Developments demonstrated: orbital welding machines for nuclear power station pressure tubes, tornado dust collector, heat exchangers, automatic hydraulic mooring winch, hydraulic governor for turbines, 740-1 i Electro-hydraulic winch for auxiliary marine purposes, NP 981
  • Clarke's Crank & Forge Co. Ltd. Hot forging press: 500-ton, programme controlled, Colour P 63 i
  • Classic Publications Ltd. Professional careers for graduate scientists and engineers, 755
  • Claude Lyons Ltd. Constant voltage regulator, 675 i Constant voltage; solid-state a.c. controllers, X (559) Power controller, single-phase a.c. Quadrat four-layer bidirectional semi-conductor device, NP 132 Pulse generators, X 824
  • Clausen, Hugh. Pecking at technicians, (Letter) 977 Review of Innovations in Mechanica Engineering, (942) Review of Mechanical World Year Book 1968, (942)
  • Cleco Electric Industries Ltd. Fork truck, 15-ton capacity side-loading fork truck, NP (134)
  • Cleveland Bridge & Engineering Ltd. Tinsley Viaduct completed, 970-1 i
  • Cleveland Potash Ltd., formerly ICI (Minerals) Ltd., to mine potash near Staithes, Yorks., 654
  • Cleveland, USS, assault ship. Ingalls Shipbuilding Co. Pascagoula (USA), P 34-5 i
  • Clevite Corporation. (USA). Inspection centre, high-accuracy, X 904-5 i
  • Clyde Boiler Works Ltd. Vertical tubeless, Clyde 300, 602
  • Clyde Crane & Booth Ltd. Crane for handling 25-ton containers, P 66 i High-speed, balanced-jib, level-luffing cranes with receiving hoppers from which sugar is transferred to main conveyor along quay, for Tate & Lyle Ltd., P 68 i
  • Clywedog reservoir now operational, 614 i
  • CNS Instruments Ltd. Eddy-current test set, 709 i
  • Coales, John Flavell. Automation and Computer in der Industrie, (127)
  • Coated Metals Ltd. Alundip aluminized steel sheet, 809 i
  • Cochrane & Sons Ltd. Twin-screw oceangoing tug, sister ship of Frederic B. Ingram, ordered by Ingram Marine Ltd., of Bermuda, C (253)
  • Cocks, E. J. and Walters, B. A history of the zinc smelting industry in Britain, 866
  • Cocksedge & Co. Goonhilly II terminal for Intelsat III satellites, 893 i
  • Colchester Lathe Co. Ltd. Triumph 2000, high-speed, 592 i
  • Colchester Tillage Ltd. Mobile full-circle stewing hydraulic crane, X (789)
  • Cole, B. N. et al. Variable Pressure Recirculating Water Channel, 515-9 i
  • Cole Electronics Ltd. Screened rooms and ancillary equipment, (710)
  • Coles Krane GmbH (GFR), a subsidiary of the British Crane & Excavator Corp. Mobile container crane, P 66 i
  • College of Architecture and Advanced Building Technology, London. Air cooling plant for a lighting system which simulates sky environmental conditions, also water cooling plant for air conditioning, ordered from York Shipley Ltd., (218)
  • Collins Radio Co. (USA). Miniature toroidal inductors, (456)
  • Colvilles Construction Co. Ltd. Building steelwork, 10,000-tons, for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks (Finland), (49)
  • Comalco Products Pty Ltd., NSW (Australia). Constant-gap four-high mill for aluminium foil ordered from Loewy Robertson Engineering Co. Ltd., C (690)
  • Comite Europeen du Beton. International Congress on Lightweight Concrete, in London, 966-7 i
  • Committee on the Application of Computers in the Construction Industry, in MoPBW. General analysis system for st-uctural engineering, called Genesys, 879
  • Commonwealth Telecommunications Board. 16th general report and statement, 357
  • Compagnie des Dispositifs Semiconducteurs Westinghouse (France). Silicon controlled rectifier for power control, X (605)
  • Compagnie Generale de Telegraphic sans Fil (France). Servomotors, brushless d.c. with commutation by reed relays, 638
  • Companhia Telefonica Brasileira telephone exchange system in 19 cities in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, to be installed by Plessey-ATE Telecommunicacoes Ltda, (218)
  • Cornpaiiia Espanola de Minas de Rio Tinto SA. Pyrites handling plant ordered from GEC (Process Engineering) Ltd. C (544)
  • Compressor and Engine Co. Marshall Tri-Dyne, 90 b.h.p. true rotary engine, 431-4 i, 615 CompuDyne Corp. (USA). "Contoura" numerically controlled milling machine systems, X (906)
  • Computaquants Ltd., to market automated draughting equipment under agreement with Ferranti Ltd., Edinburgh, (47)
  • Computer Instrumentation Ltd. Incremental plotters (automatic drawing machines), operable by Russian Minsk 2/22 computer using Czechoslovak "interface" or linking device, 720
  • Computer Sciences Institute (USA) formed to provide computer education service, 456
  • Computer Technology Ltd. Modular One computer of streamlined design, 767 i
  • ConCargo Ltd. Insulated containers for UKAustralia service ordered by Associated Container Transportation Ltd., C (881)
  • Conch International Methane Ltd. Frozen-ground gas storage, 888 Frozen ground storage units: licence for building in Japan, (802)
  • Conch Ocean Ltd. Licence for design and construction of ships to transport refrigerated liquefied gases granted to Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij NV (Neth.), C (690)
  • Concorde Anglo-French supersonic airliner project, (Ldr.) (2) British major subcontractors, 323 now involved, (580) Fuel system, test rig at Filton works of British Aircraft Corp. (Operating) Ltd., P 80 i Hot-platen presses, 75-ton, double-acting, to produce titanium engine nacelle components, ordered by BAC from USI-Clearing, C (449) Photos of first prototype 001 completed; second prototype 002 under construction; flight deck of 002 showing main circuit breaker, engineers' stations and main electronic wiring racking, P 65 i Road tankers completed by John Thompson Group, P 722 i Run-up noise suppressors, major contract awarded Capper-Neill Ltd., C 290 i Telecommunications link of high capacity between Filton. Toulouse and the aircraft itself, 232
  • Concrete Society. First Annual Convention, 149 International Congress on Lightweight Concrete, in London, 966-7 i Possible visit to South Africa and Australia in 1969, (689)
  • Conder Group, Winchester. Kingsworthy Mk2 system of industrialized building, 962-3 i
  • Confederation of British Industry. Budget representations, 231 Industrial Trends Survey reflecting optimism about export prospects, 357 Industrial trends survey shows continuing recovery, 992
  • Conference of Heavy Engineering Industries. Abnormal loads charge proposal opposed. (Ldr.) 423, 427
  • Conseil International du Batiment. International Congress on Lightweight Concrete, in London, 966-7 i
  • Consolidated Construction Co. Ltd. Dish aerial pedestal for Bahrain satellite earth station, sub-contractor, 841
  • Consolidated Edison Co. of New York. Turbine-generator, 1,100 MW singleshaft, ordered from AEI, 116
  • Consolidated Pneumatic Tool Co. Ltd. Air drills, NP (901) Poker vibrator for concrete compaction, NP (787) Truck-mounted highly mobile drilling equipment, NP 133 i
  • Contactos y Electrodos Mallory SA (Mexico) vertical hydraulic powder-compacting press ordered from Greenwood & Batley Ltd., (378)
  • Construction Industry Training Board. Specialist construction activities, on-thejob training, 581 Training levy proposal, 541
  • Constructors Ltd. Live storage system, X 825
  • Containerships Ltd. Two additional container ship lines, Middlesbrough—Helsinki and Zeebrugge—Helsinki, (839)
  • Controls Ltd., A. and E. Data scanning system for sequential control of production processes, 604
  • Conveyancer Fork Trucks Ltd. Starline, 18 new models, X 789 Straddle carrier, NP 789
  • Conway, H. G. Deplores engineering divisions; announces that I.Mech.E. is adopting daughter societies, 648 Standing and future role of Institution of Plant Engineers and other non-chartered institutions, 357
  • Cooper-Bessemer Co. (USA) and Rolls-Royce Ltd. to extend their current co-operation in the supply of gas turbine powered compressor units, (486)
  • Cooper-Bessemer Co. (USA). Gas turbine compressor units, powered by Rolls-Royce industrial gas generators for NV Nederlandsc Gasunie natural gas transmission project, 841
  • Cooperheat, Southport, Lancs. Electric pre-heating platen, 604 i 1,000 kW light-weight "top hat" electric furnace for stress relieving ordered by Oxley Dempster Ltd., (378)
  • Corning Glass Works (USA). "Flexible" glass for particularly rigorous applications. made by "Chcmcor" process, X (185)
  • Cornmarket Group Careers Register Ltd. Cornmarket Careers for School Leavers, 520
  • Cornmarket Press Ltd. Cornmarket Directory of Postgraduate Courses and Opportunities 1968, (278) Directory of Opportunities for Graduates 1968, (247) Directory of Opportunities for Qualified and Experienced Men 1967-68, (170)
  • Coseley Buildings Ltd. To supply steelwork for two steel-framed metal cladded buildings in Libya, (449)
  • Cossor Electronics Ltd. Micro-miniaturized airborne transponders ordered by British Midland Airways, (414)
  • Costain Ltd. Portable weighbridge, NP 787
  • Costain-Blankevoort International Dredging Co. Ltd. Contract for operations inside Madras Harbour, (531)
  • Costain & Press (Overseas Services) Ltd. Contract to build gas treating complex for 700-mile trunkline at Bid Boland, for National Iranian Oil Co., 802
  • Costain (Civil Engineering) Ltd., Richard Incinerator plant at Edmonton: extensive excavations, foundations and preliminary works, P 150 i Main contractor for constructional works of power station at Drax in Yorkshire, now in hand, P 20 i Coulport (on the Loch Long). Storage depot for missiles &c at Polaris submarine base, 694-5 i
  • Council for Scientific Policy. Dainton report: Inquiry into the Flow of Candidates in Science and Technology into Higher Education, 387-8 Proposed 300 GeV Accelerator, report recommending British participation, 111-2
  • Council for the Conservation of Sheffield Antiquities. Moving an Old Mechanical tilt Hammer Abbeydale Works, 429 i
  • Council of Engineering Institutions Engineering and scientific manpower: report by joint committee, 910 Graham Clark lecture: see Jackson of Burnley, Lord
  • Council of Industrial Design. Design Centre and Design Index, (454)
  • Council of Ironfoundry Associations. Costing and Estimating for the Iron foundry, (239)
  • Courtaulds Engineering Ltd. Solvent recovery plant based on fluidized bed, activated carbon process for Chatillon Spa, Milan (Italy), P 194 i
  • Courtaulds Ltd., Carrickfergus, NI. Contact sulphuric acid plant ordered from Simon-Carves Chemical Engineering Ltd., C (880)
  • Courtburn Positioners Ltd. Slew rings for cranes, excavators, capstans, &c, NP (569)
  • Coutant Transducers. Portable weighbridge, NP 787
  • Coventry Climax Engines Ltd. High-speed petrol engines, 674 Thyristor-controlled fork trucks, X 789
  • Coventry Gauge & Tool Co. Ltd. Internal thread grinder, X 1019
  • Coventry Victor Motor Co. Ltd. Lightweight petrol engines, 674 i
  • Cowley, F. R. and Granatelli, Anthony. STP Paxton Turbo-car, (Paper) 662, (Letter) 746
  • Cowlishaw Walker & Co. Ltd. Blanking press, 250-ton, NP 1021 i
  • Cox, E. S. Chronicles of Steam, (444)
  • Craig & Donald of Scottish Machine Tool Corp. 700-ton hydro-mechanical press for Venezuela, 991 i
  • Crane Packing Ltd. Bellows seal, all metal except carbon rotating seal face, NP 981 i
  • Cranfield Fluidics Conference, Turin. Fluidic elements shown by English Electric's Mechanical Engineering Laboratories, X 765
  • Craven Brothers (Manchester) Ltd. Deep hole boring machine, P, X 979
  • Cravens Homalloy (Sheffield) Ltd. Insulated containers for UK-Australia service ordered by Associated Container Transportation Ltd., C (881)
  • Crawley Engineering Developments Ltd. Level and temperature switch, combined for hydraulic power packs, 710 i
  • Cromer, Lord. Export Business from Capital Projects Overseas, report of an enquiry, (Ldr.) 147-8, 153
  • Crompton Engineering Co., Madras, to supply entire electrical equipment for India's largest fertiliser complex at Manali, C 917
  • Crompton Parkinson Ltd. Fractional-horsepower motors, redesigned range, NP 99 i Fractional horsepower V-50 series and Guisely range of industrial a.c. motors, X (466)
  • Crosby, Andrew. Creativity and performance in industrial organization, 756
  • Crossley-Premier Engines. Pielstick 10cylinder marine diesel engines ordered by Swan Hunter for Mexican L.P.G. carrier, C (804)
  • Crown Communications, worldwide advisory and consultative agency for satellite communications, (878)
  • Croydon Airport training centre of Engineering Industry Training Board, P 498 i, (530)
  • Cryosystems Ltd. Contract from Ministry of Technology for liquid hydrogen storage facility at Rocket Propulsion Establishment, Westcott, Bucks, C (449)
  • Culter Paper Mills, Aberdeen. Fluid logic control for paper trimming, 727 i
  • Cummins Engine Co. Diesel V-903 for truck and marine heavy-duty, 835
  • Curlight Industries Ltd. Fork-lift attachment for tractors, NP 132 i
  • Cutler & Sons Ltd., Samuel. Gasholder in steel tank ordered by Hong Kong & China Gas Co., C (726)
  • Cutler-Hammer, Inc. (USA). Electronic controls for automatic sorting on "Memory Belt" at San Francisco international airport, 224
  • Cytringan Welder Co. Ltd. Transformers for operating 110 V portable tools from 230/250V mains, NP 338 i
  • Czechoslovak Consumer Goods Fair to supplement annual Brno International Trade Fair, (464)

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  • Daehan Synthetic Fiber Co. Ltd. (Korea). Polyester plant, (839)
  • Dalen Portland Cementfabrik A/S (Norway). Cement kilns. Computer control by GEC Computers and Automation Ltd., P 462 i
  • Danke, P. Kreisfiihrungen and ihre Genauigkeit, dynamically balanced linkages, efficient at high speed, replacing cam drives, (291)
  • Dansk Industri Syndikat A/S. Pressure indicator for periodic events, X 790
  • Davall Gear Co. Ltd. Epicyclic gearboxes with co-axial input and output shafts, NP (786)
  • Davy and United Instruments Ltd. Gaugemeter automatic gauge control equipment for South America, C (881)
  • Davey, Paxman & Co. Ltd. Engines for diesel-hydraulic locomotives being built in East and West Germany for Ceylon Government Railway, contracts received, (135) High-speed, high-power engine in Italian State Railways diesel locomotive, P 396 i
  • Davies, A. G. J. Solid geometry in 3-D for technical drawing, 866
  • Davies, C. W. Electrochemistry, (154)
  • Davies, R. M. Space Structures, (403)
  • Davis-Wayne Ltd. Heavy oil burners for super-pressure boilers, X 676
  • Davy & United Engineering Co. Ltd. Cutting of teeth in reduction gear wheel for rolling mill drive, P 390 i Plate Mill, &c to produce about 300,000 tons 'year for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks (Finland), 49-50 i Roughing group in universal beam mill for NADIR steelworks at Differdange (Luxembourg), P 17 i
  • Davy & United Instruments Ltd. Automatic gauge control equipment for cold strip mill ordered by Cantieri Metallurgici Italiani S.p.A., (Italy), (135) Gaugemeter, automatic gauge control equipment for South America, C(881)
  • Davy Ashmore Ltd. Purchase of Loewy Robertson Engineering Co. Ltd., (580) To purchase roll-making and rolling mill equipment business carried on by a subsidiary of Brightside Engineering Holdings Ltd., (137)
  • Dawe Instruments Ltd. Frequency meter and adaptor, NP 1020 Frequency source and meter, X 754 Ultrasonic cleaner for metals &c, 712 Vehicle noisemeter meeting new law, 774 i, 842
  • Daystrom Ltd. Transistorized thickness gauges, NP (216)
  • De La Rue Frigistor Ltd. Direct heat flux transducers, NP 751
  • Deakin Instrumentation Ltd. Data logging system, NP (568)
  • Dean, K. J. Fundamentals of Engineering Science and Mathematics, Volume 1, (573)
  • Dean Smith & Grace Ltd. N.c. lathe, X (979)
  • DEB Electronics Ltd. Crack detector, eddycurrent, portable instrument, NP 483 i
  • Decca Navigator Co. Ltd. New system study and management division, (579)
  • Decca Radar Ltd. Monitoring systems for specialized cargo ships, orders from Danish shipowners, (135) Navigational control services for Hovercraft at Dover, C (804)
  • Defence Standards Laboratories, Victoria, Australia. Liquid-prism optical plumb, unaffected by wind, 464 i
  • Delanay Gallay Ltd. Insulation of two concrete pressure vessels ordered by Nuclear Power Group Ltd. for Hinkley Point-B nuclear power station, (414)
  • Delapena Honing Equipment Ltd. Honing tool, NP 823
  • Delta Controls Ltd. Differential pressure switch bellows-operated, NP 286
  • Denco Miller Ltd. Compressed air drying plant ordered for USSR, C (378)
  • Denis-Papin, Morris. Mecanique-Physique Generale, 942
  • Denison & Son Ltd. Tribo-testing machine for research, NP 216 i
  • Design Centre, London. Exhibition: Teamwork—Industrial Design in Engineering, (Ldr.) 112-3, 123 i
  • Desoutter Brothers Ltd. Pneumatic motors, NP (786)
  • Desoutter Lane Pneumatic Ltd. Air flow regulators, NP (482) Solenoid valve, 3-way, NP (786)
  • Det norske Veritas, Norwegian classification society. Research trust established for marine technical studies, (139)
  • Deutsche Landwirtschaft-Gesellschaft (GFR). International agricultural engineers exhibition in Munich, 720
  • Deutsche Telemecanique Electrique GmbH (GFR). Solid-state switching, in plant for Automatic Production of Foundry Moulds at Sinclair Iron Works of Allied Ironfounders Ltd., 363-S i
  • Devcon Ltd. Epoxy resin, casting or laminating, for patterns, NP 286 i Fast-curing repair material (steel plus epoxy resin), NP 752
  • Dewdney, D. A. C. The threat of decadence, (Letter) 705
  • Dewrance Controls Ltd. Electronic programming units for control of spot welding machines, NP (484)
  • Dewrance Metals Ltd. Corrosion and wear resistant welding, NP 752
  • Dickason, A. Sheet Metal Drawing and Pattern Development, (573)
  • Digital Equipment Corporation. (USA). "Quickpoint8" system for preparing numerical control tapes, X 907
  • Dillon-Horne, F. (The) Engineer Buyers Guide, (Letter) 628
  • Dingle Bay, tug to handle large tankers, 916 i
  • Dinsmore, George A. Analytical graphics, 866
  • Disc Instruments Inc. Incremental shaft encoder, X 790
  • Dieckmann, D. et al. Beurteilungsmasstabe far Mechanische Schwingungen, (444)
  • Digest Data Books Ltd. Computers UK, 7
  • Digico Ltd. Desk-top digital computer, Micro 16, preliminary specification, NP 178
  • Distrigaz (Belgium) installing a centralized remote-control system coupled to a process computer for the natural gas grid, (220)
  • DoAll Company (UK) Ltd. Crystal slicing machines for semiconductor materials, 603
  • Dobson & Barlow Machinery Sales Ltd. Tyre cord twisting machinery ordered by Deering Milliken Ltd., for major re-equipment scheme at Wellington Mill in Bury, Lancs, (378)
  • Dobson Ltd., W. E. & F. Bulk tank container with integral jacking system, 884-5 i Hydraulic roof support equipment ordered for Hungarian coal industry (583)
  • Dockerty, A. Road vehicle detection 856-60 i
  • Dodd, G. E. Metric screw thread standards, (Letter) 279 i
  • Dodd, G. E. and Liebert, F. P. Changing over to metric system in an engineering company, (Paper) (Ldr.) 227
  • Dodwell, J. H. National Giro statements produced by computer will be prompt and full, (Letter) 237 Review of Institution of Civil Engineers Research and development report; future research; undersea engineering, 866
  • Donovan Commission on Trade Unions and Employers' Associations: report published, 951
  • Dorman Long (Bridge & Engineering) Ltd. Grosvenor railway bridge, London, reconstruction: preassembled half-arch being floated into position, P 91 i
  • Dorman Long (Steel) Ltd. Steelworks cranes ordered from Wellman Machines Ltd., C (617)
  • Dorr-Oliver Company Ltd. Effluent treatment plant for Samuel Jones & Co. Ltd., C (218)
  • Douglas Construction Ltd., R.M. Main structural contract for four-stage 10 year development plan of J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd., C 414
  • Dow Corning (USA). Foam-filled, puncture-proof tyres undergoing development and testing, 829
  • Dowding & Plummer Ltd. Floor polishing machine, (711)
  • Downer & Co. (New Zealand). Concrete-lined tunnels for Tokannu power station, joint contract with Kier Ltd. (UK) and others, C (378)
  • Dowty Mining Equipment Ltd. All-hydraulic remote control for chocks on longwall faces, in Whitwell Coll., Derbyshire, 243 i
  • "Dragon" nuclear reactor project. Encouraging results, (184) Programme to continue for at least another year, 139
  • Dreyfus & Co. Ltd., Louis. Grain silo, contract for foundations, &c awarded Tarmac Civil Engineering Ltd., (135)
  • Drillship, 23,000-ton converted whale factory, 837
  • Drop Forging Research Association. Own experimental facilities for workshopscale research, 849
  • Drucquer, L. Tribute to B. W. Pendred on retiring from editorship of The Engineer, (Ldr.) 539 i The threat of decadence, (Letter) 665
  • Drum Engineering Ltd. Pump for molasses loading into road tankers at 1 ton; min, 629 Reverse-flow valve, NP (899)
  • Drynamels Ltd. Development of commercial applications for electron-beam radiation curing of coatings, Colour P 235-6 i Paint finishes for electrostatic spraying of tubular furniture, (365)
  • Dubai Petroleum Co. Underwater storage tank of 87,000-ton capacity in Persian Gulf, 953 i
  • Alexander Duckham & Co. Ltd., Alexander. Palmit hand cleanser, NP (900)
  • Dufay Plastics Ltd. Polyurethane foam insulation and protection for heated oil lines, NP 132
  • Dunkley, F. G. Painting of Railway Rolling Stock by Airless Spray Method, (Paper) 284 i
  • Dunlop Rubber Co. Ltd. All-textile radial tyre, 722 Computer-designed tyres for supersonic passenger transport aircraft, (579)
  • Dunston (Hessle) Ltd., Richard. Tugs to handle large tankers, with Merryweather fire-fighting equipment, 916 i
  • Duramin Engineering Co. Ltd. Insulated containers for UK-Australia service ordered by Associated Container Transportation Ltd., C (881)
  • Dust Control Equipment Ltd. Small selfcontained dust collector, (712)
  • Dyckerhoff & Widmann (GFR). Shell vault of concrete corrugations forming a polygonal arch over parcels terminal of Munich Post Office, P 38-9
  • Dynamco Ltd. A.c. voltage standard, X 570 i Alarm data logger, 100-channel, for reactor material laboratory, NP 216 i Oscilloscope display unit with plug-in modules, X (570)

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  • E. H. Research Laboratories UK Ltd. Word Generator for Stores Tests, NP 529 i Strobing volt meter, (673)
  • East African External Telecommunications. Satellite earth station at Mount Margaret, 36 miles from Nairobi, world-wide tenders invited, 268
  • Easter, B. et al. Tunnel Diodes (403)
  • East European Trade Council. Forthcoming British Industrial Exhibition at Bucharest, 416
  • East Midlands Electricity Board. Substation, 33 kV, factory-built, NP 447 i
  • East Midlands Gas Board. Burton-on-Trent conversion from coal gas to North Sea gas, exhibition, 303 Gas conditioning equipment ordered from Parkinson Cowan Compteurs Ltd., C (486) Leicester, private automatic branch exchange with improvements, installed by Standard Telephones & Cables Ltd., 60
  • Eastwood, E. Innovation, opening address at Scientific Instrument Research Association conference, (Ldr.) 719
  • Eaton, Yale & Towne Inc. Chain hoist, lightweight, NP 410 Container unloading system, NP (899) Electric tractor-trailer combination with hydraulic coupling device for manoeuvrability, NP 375 i
  • Eaves, P. S. K. Natural gas for electrical power generation, (Paper) 725
  • Ebauches Ltd. (Switz.). Crystal Oscillators, X (570)
  • Economic Development Committee for Mechanical Engineering, Devaluation effects, survey, 268
  • Eddystone Radio Ltd. V.h.f. receiver using exclusively semi-conductor devices, for varied portable applications, NP 100 i
  • Edinburgh University. "Multi-Pop" simplified computer programming for simultaneous "conversions", 463
  • Edwards Ltd., F. J. Press brake, NP (1,021) Punching machine, NP (567)
  • Edwards High Vacuum International Ltd. Gauge calibration system with blast finishing of internal surfaces, 655 Proton scattering microscope for crystal structure studies, 305
  • EEC—see English Electric Co. Ltd.
  • Ehrhardt & Sehmer Maschinenfabrik AG (GFR), Roller straightening machine with variable centre pitch destined for a Japanese rolling mill, 257 i
  • Ekco Electronics Ltd. Thickness gauge for metal pipe or tank walls, (709)
  • Elcometer Instruments Ltd. Ahdesion tester for applied coatings, NP 826 i Coating thickness tester, NP 569 Electric Power Storage Ltd. Emergency lighting equipment, NP 752 i Electrical Engineers' Exhibition. Fourteenth international, at Earls Court, London, X 466-7 i, X 501-3 i, X 558-9 i
  • Electrical Research Association. Cardiff exhibition, 540 i Changes outlined in annual report, 685 Fuses and contactors, research and standardization, 356 Heat Flow into the Ground from Off-Peak Heated Floors, by B. G. Tunmore and S. J. Wilkins, (291) (The) Performance of a Combined Floor and Ceiling Off-Peak Heating System in a Highly Insulated House, by S. W. Menzies, 291 Resonance as a Cause of Excessive Surge Voltages. Report No. 5144. E. L. White, (105) Thick-film microelectronics: symposium at Leatherhead, 950
  • Electricite de France. Alternators for 600 MW sets: new stipulations, 654 Single-shaft 600-MW turbo-alternator at Porcheville 'B' power station, 618-9 i
  • Electricity Board for Northern Ireland. Ballylumford-B power station, first of three 120 MW turbine generators, being made by Associated Electrical Industries Ltd., P 150 i Electricity Council. Packaged air conditioning, reference book, 650
  • Electro-Chemical Engineering Co. Ltd. Pneumatic relay, X 754
  • Electro Optical Industrial Inc. (USA). Miniature blackbody radiation source, (795)
  • Electronic Associates Ltd. Analogue 'hybrid computer, X 790 i "Cassandra" hybrid (analogue digital) computer, inaugurated in Cambridge University control engineering laboratory, 1008 i TR-48 analogue computer for blind landing experiments at RAE Bedford, 836
  • Electronic Instruments Ltd. Ion electrodes for direct and rapid chemical analysis, NP 44 Electronic Switchgear (London) Ltd. Electrolytic conductivity instrument, 836 Elektronik-System GmbH (GFR) new company for electronics systems in aircraft and helicopters, (219)
  • Electroputer switchgear works, Craiova (Romania). Vacuum casting plant to make glass-fibre reinforced resin tubes for hightension switchgear, 579
  • Electrosil Ltd. Integrated circuits, X (790)
  • Elgin Diamond Products (Europe) Ltd., to manufacture resinoid bonded diamond grinding wheels, diamond abrasives &c (995)
  • Ellerman & Papayanni Lines. Gladstone Container Terminal inaugurated, 727
  • Elliott & Garrold Ltd. Butterfly valves, NP (569)
  • Elliott-Automation Avionics. Electronic equipment in C-SA Galaxy aircraft for Military Air Command of USAF, world's largest, 427
  • Elliott-Automation Ltd. Aircraft landing measurement system (Alms), 580 ARCH 2,000 on-line computer to control zinc smelting process, for Imperial Smelting Corp., Avonmouth, P 85 i Coin-operated telephone boxes facilitating changeover to decimal coinage ordered, C (616) Computer control system ordered for gas, water and electricity supplies throughout Brescia (Northern Italy), C (378) Engine automation systems for two BP Tanker Co. oil tankers building in Yugoslavia, C (842) Fishtail automatic control valve, 541 i Gas supplies for Glasgow area: control by on-line computer, for Scottish Gas Board, C (804) Industrial computers, X 825 Ion engine, long-lived for space propulsion, pulsed plasma thruster powered by solar cells, 626 i On-stream product analysis system in BP refinery at Gothenburg, P 58 i Radiometer for long-range temperature measurement in Nimbus satellite weather research programme (USA), 428 i Zinc lead smelter computer controls for Imperial Smelting Corp., 773 i
  • Elliott-Automation Microelectronics Ltd. Beam lead system for interconnecting metal oxide silicon transistory joint contract awarded by Mintech, 268
  • Elliott-Automation (Pty.) Ltd. Electronic control system to improve gold ore processing at Blyvooruitzicht mine, Transvaal, C (218)
  • Elliott-Automation Radar Systems Ltd. Radar remote operation over telephone lines ordered by Royal Netherlands Air Force, 726
  • Elliott Brothers (London) Ltd. Systems design study of application of automatic data processing to freight container information, commissioned by Minister of Transport, 6
  • Elliott Machine Tools Ltd. "Studimill" milling machine for increased efficiency and productivity, at Industrial Design exhibition, X 123 i
  • Elliott Marine Automation Ltd. Automatic engine room watch-keeping and remote control in Sea Freightliner II, cellular container ship, 392 i
  • Elliott Traffic Automation Ltd. Computer installation giving panel displays at Leeds City station, 933 i
  • Ellis, E. G. Fundamentals of Lubrication, 867
  • Ellison Ltd., George. Laminated trunking, X 503 i
  • Elliston Evans & Jackson Ltd. Drum Brake Mounting Brackets, NP (45)
  • Elmbridge Roundabout: see Golden Valley By-Pass contract in Gloucestershire, 875 i
  • Elphick, Alan. Electrophoretic painting of car bodies, (Letter) 430
  • Embassy Machine & Tool Co. Ltd. Spinning lathe, X (979)
  • Emihus Microcomponents Ltd. Miniature diode rectifier, X (570)
  • Emmot & Co. Ltd. Mechanical World Year Book 1968, 942
  • Endevco Corporation Machine tool monitor, NP (567)
  • Engel, F. V. A. Interpreting pulsating flows: use of non-dimensional groups, 666-71 i
  • Engelbrecht and Lennerbrock. Pneumatic conveyors for granular materials, (711)
  • Engineer, The. Back volumes required and offered in exchange. Letter by Ronald H. Clark, 358 End of a dynasty: retirement of Mr. B. W. Pendred as Editor-in-Chief, appointment of Mr. Arthur Conway as editor designate, (Ldr.) 55 Further changes, 539, 540
  • Engineer Buyers Guide, The. F. Dillon-Horne, (Letter) 628
  • Engineering and Tool Exposition of the American Society of Tool and Manufacturing Engineers, at Philadelphia, X 904-7 i
  • Engineering Advisory Service. Confidential service for finding suppliers of materials, parts and services, (840)
  • Engineering Employers Federation research unit. Productivity bargaining and the Engineering Industry, 428
  • Engineering Equipment Users Association. General Principles of Static Control in Electrical Engineering, (599)
  • Engineering Industry Training Board. Croydon Airport training centre (first in South of England) for first-year engineering craft and technician trainees, P 498 i, (530) First Year Training for Engineering Craftsmen and Technicians (Vehicle Building), (524) Proposals to amend scope, 990
  • English Abrasives Corp. Ltd. Abrasive wheel for cutting off bar stock, 640
  • English Electric Co. Ltd. Aluminium equipment manufacturing expansion at Netherton, (543) i Automatic control of turbine generators at Cockenzie, for South of Scotland Electricity Board, 816 i Automatic work transporter for relay sub-assembly line, P 266 i Boring and Facing Machine, portable, for Wylfa nuclear power station, 439-40 Capacitor voltage transformers, 33 for Kainji hydroelectric scheme, Nigeria, P 426 Computer to monitor and analyse the outputs from 16 gas chromatographs, contract awarded by BP Chemicals (UK) Ltd., C (531) Computer, system 4-50, for British Transport Docks Board centralized bureau service, 355 Cranestat thyristor control for container handling at Parkeston Quay, Harwich, 815 i D.D.C. System, X 824 Dual-purpose boiler for hot water supply and central heating, X 641 Electrical equipment for steel rolling mill ordered by Ahwas Rolling & Pipe Mills Co. (Iran), C (378) Electric drives and associated control equipment ordered for tinplate plant under construction at Siexal for Siderugia Nacional, Portugal, C (531) Electronic pulse summation meter, transistorized, NP 179 i Gas generator for gas turbine-driven crude oil pump feeding submarine pipeline to tankers off Kuwait, C 617 High-pressure ball valves: world rights acquired from Cook Valve Co. Inc. (USA), P (378) Industrial control, equipment grouped in ten categories to form overall System M, 690 i Integral brake motor, X (466) Mechanical Engineering Laboratory at Whetstone, Open Day, 240-1 i. Fluidic elements shown at Third Cranfield Fluidics Conference, in Turin, X 765 Nuclear reactor rapid shut down by neutron-absorbing liquid injection, 399 Power, heating and lighting equipment contract for multiple unit 750 V d.c. train sets in Central divisions of Southern Region, BR, (583) Safety shutdown system using multi-aperture devices (MAD), for ethylene oxide plant of ICI at Wilton, Yorks, 305 i Squirrel-cage induction motors inverter with synthesized sine wave output, X 501 i Thyristor controllers for battery-powered vehicles, NP 412 i Turbogenerator sets, 500 MW, in West Burton power station, P 19 i Unified control of motive power, electric and diesel, providing push-pull operation of variously formed trains on London-Bournemouth-Weymouth route of Southern Region, 41-2 i Water turbines to be built in India: contract to provide specialist services and manufacture major components, 102
  • English Electric Computers Ltd. Continuity tester, automatic, to check multi-layer circuit boards and terminal racks for System 4 computers, P 426 Management information system to provide costing information for road haulage operators, (486) Merged in new International Computers Ltd. (ICL), (Ldr) 495-6 Microelectronic System 4-40 addition to System 4, NP 482 System 4-50 computer for Centrostal, the central steel ordering organization in Poland, for use in optiMizing the allocation of orders among units of the Polish steel industry, C (218)
  • English Electric Co. (Traction) Ltd. Ten 2,700 hp diesel-electric locomotives for Portuguese Railways, C (916)
  • English Electric Diesels Ltd. Gas turbines for Lavan Petroleum Co., in Arabian Gulf, C (917) New organization and management structure, (181)
  • English Electric (Electronics & Automation) Ltd.: new subsidiary of EEC, 581
  • English Electric Valve Ltd. Electron gun with extremely narrow laminar beam for display tubes, NP 408 Image Isocon TV camera tubes, X (435) Magnetron, tunable, for high-power radar, (710) Power triodes for industrial radiofrequency heating, 604 i Power triode for industrial r.f. heating &c, X (824) S-band tunable magnetron for radar, 638 i Vacuum capacitor, NP (899) Vacuum variable capacitor, NP (412) Vidicons, electrostatically-focused, NP 482
  • English Steel Castings Corporation. Container securing and deck lashing components for Blohm & Voss (GFR), C (881)
  • English Steel Spring Corporation. Taper leaf motor vehicle suspension spring, 774
  • Enots Ltd. Metric tubes and couplings for hydraulic and pneumatic circuits, (711)
  • Enrico Toti, Italian submarine, P 35
  • Epsom and Ewell, Borough of. Fermascreens plant for pulverizing and composting refuse, outside view, P 71 i
  • ERA—see Electrical Research Association
  • Erdolchemic GmbH (GFR). Acrylonitrile plant 4,000-ton annum, (219)
  • ERL—see Engineering Research Laboratory
  • Errut Products Ltd. Concrete &c surface, NP 864 i
  • Errwood Reservoir finished 7 months early by Lehane Mackenzie & Shand for Stockport and District Water Board, 955
  • ESL (Bristol) Ltd., formed as major education and training group (801)
  • Esso Europe Inc. Data transmission terminals using international circuits, P 22 i
  • Esso Petroleum Co. Ltd. Computer-operated drilling rig in Bayou Carlin oilfield, South Louisiana (USA) 52 Oil terminals in Scotland: contracts awarded Powell Duffryn Engineering Co. Ltd., C (135) Tanker, 253,000 d.w.: keel laying, P 686
  • Eurocontrol. European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation. Training of air controllers, centre at Bretigny-sur-Orge (France), with simulator, (140)
  • Europe Canal: see Rhine-Main-Danube Canal.
  • European Coal & Steel Community. Tenth General Report on Activities; Resume du 15e Rapport General; La Conjuncture Energetique dans la Communaute; Chronologie Annees 1950-1966, (337)
  • European Launcher Development Organisation (Eldo). No increase in British commitment, 616
  • European Nuclear Energy Agency. Closed cycle helium gas turbine unit enclosed within pressure vessel: Rolls-Royce proposal at Agency Symposium, (Paper) 844-5 Integrated primary circuits in prestressed concrete pressure vessels: international symposium, 914 Ninth Report on the Activities of the Agency, 184 Nuclear Legislations: Analytical Study. Nuclear Third-Party Liability, (524) Paris Convention on third party liability, 576
  • European Organization for Nuclear Reaserch (CERN). Film: "Spin-off— comment, 593 Superconductive quadropole magnet to operate at liquid helium temperature, made by Oxford Instrument Co. Ltd., for 28 GeV proton-synchrotron, 196 i
  • European Space Research Organisation. Need for an expanding programme, (Ldr.) 55-6
  • European Space Technology Centre inaugurated, (580)
  • Evans, Martin. Model engineering, (Letter) 1016
  • Evans, P. V. (edr). Fast breeder reactors, (792)
  • Evans Electroselenium Ltd. and Griffin & George Ltd.: joint marketing arrangement for clinical and industrial automation equipment, (544)
  • Evans Electroselenium Ltd. Photoelectric instruments for measuring daylight, NP 410 i
  • Eve Construction Co. Ltd., J. L. Aluminium transportable temporary roadway available on hire, (578)
  • Eversheim, W. et al. Untersuchung fiber die technische Ausnutzung von Werkzeugmaschinen and Ermittlung von Werkstiickcharakteristiken. (TR) 127
  • Ewart Chainbelt Co. Ltd. Main plant contractor for automatic production line of Ley's Malleable Castings Co. Ltd., X 469-70 i
  • Ex-Cell-O Corporation. (USA). Multi-surface microhoning machine, X 907
  • Exeter. Sewage Works and three-span bridge construction contracts awarded to Kier Ltd., 182
  • Exeter University. Helium liquefying plant for low-temperature research, 875 i
  • Explosive Research and Development Establishment at Waltham Abbey. Work on fibre-reinforced materials, solid propellants, polymer development, remote processing facility, processing of rubbery propellants; seen on open day, 961

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  • F. A. Hughes Co. Ltd. Mechanically-actuated diaphragm head for micro-pumps, NP 376 i
  • F. A. G. Kugelfischer Georg Schafer KG (GFR). Hydrostatic bearing for radar aerials, X 880 i
  • Fagersta Bruk (Sweden). Cement carbide operations acquired from Stora Kopparberg, (654)
  • Fairclough Ltd., Leonard. Mancunian Way, elevated road of prestressed concrete, Manchester, P 90-1 i
  • Fairclough Ltd., Leonard with Sir Alfred McAlpine & Sons Ltd. to build M.6 Bypass link, C (882)
  • Fairey Engineering Ltd. Refuelling machine and rotating shields for Winfrith nuclear power station, 100 s.g.h.w. reactor, 398-9 i
  • Fairey Surveys Ltd. to assist the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in setting-up its own aerial survey department, C (655)
  • Fairfield-Mabey Ltd. Contract for Erskine bridge over river Clyde interconnecting
  • Glasgow-Inverness and Glasgow-Greenock trunk roads, (47)
  • Fairhurst Electronics Ltd., acquired by Brooks Instrument NV to expand its manufacture of standard flow metering equipment in GB, C (290)
  • Farbenfabriken Bayer AG (GFR). Plastics car shown by J. M. Steel & Co., marketing company for UK, 1001 i
  • Farbwerke Hoechst AG (GFR) to build plant for producing Trevira polyester filament at Limvady, Co. Londonderry, (449)
  • Farnell Instruments Ltd. Pulse generating system, NP (1021) Stabilized power supply, d.c., (710)
  • Farrall, R. et al. Land and sea transportation of very heavy power station equipment, (Paper) 732-3 i
  • Faslane (on the Gareloch). Main base for Polaris submarines, 694-S i
  • Fawcett, J. R. Hydraulic Circuits and Control Systems, (154)
  • Fearns Calculators. V-belt drive disc calculator, NP 981
  • Fearon, J. H. et al. Progress in Applied Materials Research, 942
  • Feedback Ltd. Shop floor data collector, X 790
  • Fellows Gear Shaper Co. (USA). Universal Cold Forming Machine for "Multiflow" plastic deformation process, 417 i
  • Ferguson Research Ltd., Harry. Ferguson (USA) four-wheel-drive cars all-wheel-control system. Forthcoming demonstrations in Sweden, NB 23. Ford Mustang converted to enable comparising with a standard model, 282-3 i Four-wheel-drive and anti-lock braking, contract for Ford Zephyr Police cars, 720
  • Ferranti Ltd. Beam lead system for interconnecting metal oxide silicon transistor, joint contract awarded by Mintech, 268 Central electronic equipment for price dissemination service at London Stock Exchange, C (804) D.c. and low-frequency measurements, calibration laboratory services, (655) Draughting equipment, automated, X 825 Gallium phosphide light sources for calibrating high-speed photomultipliers, 604 Impulse generators: improved modular design, 233 i Laser alignment equipment, prototype, X (435) Lasers, industrial type d.c.-excited helium-neon, X (570) Solar cells on Ariel-3 satellite, 692-3 Transformer tap changers; mobile display trailer, 6 i
  • Ferro (GB) Ltd. Oven, closely controlled electrically-heated, for precise evaluation of pvc stabilizers, NP 177 i
  • Fiat Grandi Motori (Italy). Technical assistance agreement with Taiko Dockyard & Engineering Co. of Hong Kong Ltd., (137)
  • Fiat S.p.A's vehicle production in 1967, (766)
  • Fiat Tractors Ltd. "Polder" 50C, with ground pressure of only 2.34 lb in 2, for soft and boggy ground, 294 i
  • Field, J. E. Fatigue strength of cold-rolled threads, 974-6 i
  • Fielding & Platt Ltd. Hydraulic extrusion press, 1600 80 ton, world's largest, P 10 i
  • Field-Tech Ltd. Impulse counters, NP 1020 i
  • Firth Brown Tools Ltd. Segmental saw, NP (940)
  • Firth Cleveland Fastenings Ltd. Nylon selflocking element for bolts, nuts &c, NP 410
  • Firth-Vickers Stainless Steels Ltd. Stainless F.-V.702 resistant to stress-corrosion cracking, 777
  • Fischer & Porter Ltd. Paper mill instrumentation for continuous stock proportioning, 122 i
  • Fisher, T. P. The Technology of Gravity Die Casting, (306)
  • Fishlow Products Ltd. Automatic warehouse, X 789
  • Fisons Scientific Apparatus Ltd Humidity cabinet, (673)
  • Fletcher, Allan (edr.). Computer science for management, (791)
  • Fletcher & Stewart Ltd. Hydrostatic "ball" motors for slow-speed radar scanners, 367 i
  • Flexello Castors & Wheels Ltd. Scaffolding castor, NP (864)
  • Fluidrive Engineering Co. Ltd. Belt conveyor starting equipment, NP 981 i
  • Fluor (England) Ltd. Hydrocracker complex ordered for BP Refinery (Grangemouth) Ltd., C (804)
  • Fluostatic Ltd. Fluidized-bed sulphide-ore roasting plant, ordered for Turkey, C (290)
  • Flurscheim, C. H. et al. Land and sea transportation of very heavy power station equipment, (Paper) 732-3 i
  • Flymo Ltd. 'Air-cushion' lawn-mower, (803)
  • Foraki Ltd. Ground-freezing equipment for frozen-ground gas storage at Canvey Island methane terminal, 888
  • Ford Motor Co. Ltd. Ford Escort: a Light Car for World Markets, available in four basic sedan forms. Project definition, front suspension, gearbox, engine, styling, Twin Cam model, aspects of manufacture, 118-21 i Tractors with increased engine power, 1007 i
  • Ford of Britain. Grand Touring prototype sports car, almost pure monocoque with 3-litre, 400 b.h.p. Ford Formula 1 engine, 480 i
  • Ford Tractor Operations, Basildon. "Agriculture 2000", film-slide presentation, (Ldr.), 300-1
  • Forest Products Laboratories. Laminated wood: production improvements, 802
  • Forest Products Research Laboratory. Open days, 925 i
  • Forrest, J. et al. Practical Applications of Computers in Marine Engineering, (Paper) (331)
  • Foskett, A. C. A Guide to Personal Indexes, (524)
  • Foulness: Maplin Sands proposed for London's third airport, (Ldr.), 351 i
  • Foundation Engineering Ltd. Caisson sinking by LorenziFehlmann method at Whickham, Co. Durham, (838) Hydraulically-operated grab for slit trenches down to 55 ft deep, P 354 i Fourways (Engineers) Ltd. Load raising platform for loading and unloading vehicles, X (825) Foxboro-Yoxall Ltd. Flow computer for pressure compensation, X 754
  • Foxell, C. A. P. Microwave integrated circuits, methods of producing extremely small junction areas, (Paper) 232
  • Fram Precast Concrete Ltd. Floor warming cables installed by industrialized building methods in Birmingham Corporation's new Athol! House Farm Estate, 429 i
  • Frankipile (Australia) Pty Ltd. (Australia) to supply cylinder foundations for large bridge over Lower Yarra river near Melbourne, 613
  • Franklin, E. R. and Hillier, M. J. Hardness distribution in compacted foundry sand, 748-9
  • Frazer-Nash Ltd. Seal testing machine for high pressures, 889 i
  • Freeman Chemicals Ltd. Fire-retarding polyester resins, NP (287)
  • Freeman, Fox, Wilbur Smith & Associates et al. Hong Kong Mass Transport Study recommending 40-mile rail rapid-transit system, &c, 357 Hong Kong Mass Transport Study, 827
  • Freeman, Fox & Partners, cons. engrs. Erskine bridge over river Clyde interconnecting Glasgow-Inverness and Glasgow-Greenock trunk roads, (47) Grosvenor railway bridge, London, reconstruction: preassembled half-arch being floated into position, P 91 i Tinsley Viaduct completed, 970-1 i
  • French Ltd., W. & C. Beckton sewage treatment plant, enlargement and improvement works: items in contract awarded by GLC, (135)
  • French National Railways Diesel-electric locomotive, heavy, prototype CC 72001, 744-6 i Diesel-electric locomotive, 4,000-h.p., prototype CC 72000 at Alsthom works, P 72 i Paris-Le Havre Main-Line Electrification Completed, 138 i Paris-Orleans inter-city centre trains. 853 i Railcar set, gas-turbined-powered, starting on aviation fuel, changing automatically to standard diesel fuel for running, P 72 i
  • Friedrichs, K. O. Special Topics in Fluid Dynamics, (62)
  • Frieseke & Hoepfrer (GFR). Moisture gauge, continuous non-contact, (709)
  • Fry's Metal Foundries Ltd. Automatic flow soldering machine for printed circuit board connections, 674
  • Fulham Sawmills Ltd. Dielectric heat installation for drying of timber, (802)
  • Furness Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. Bulk ore carrier MV Haverton, 808 Shipyard to close, 429
  • Furse, J. E. Balance of Novel Design, used to calibrate the masses of a 50-tonf (500 kN) standard machine at NPL, 167-8 i
  • Furse, W. J. Rack-and-pinion driven escalators and moving walk-ways, (452)

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  • Gabriel, Ralph. President of Machine Tools Trade Association: see that Association The machine tool industry and the Government, 834
  • GAF (Great Britain) Ltd. Adhesive tape, NP (941)
  • Gale, W. K. V. Review of A history of the zinc smelting industry in Britain, of In the Science Museum and of Mechanical treatment of metals, 866-7 Review of Joseph Bramah. A century of invention, 755
  • Gallacher, G. R. Orifice plates: edge sharpness measurement, 783-5 i
  • Garner, K. C.; Review of Mechanics: Point Objects and Particles, 1023
  • Gas Council. Cedigaz-Actualites, multi-lingual bulletin of news extracts from 300 European publications, (220) Engineering Research Station at Killingworth, near Newcastle upon Tyne, 770-2 i National control centre for natural .gas transmission system to be established at Hinckley, Leic., (954)
  • Gas Council-Amoco Group. Drilling vessel, 23,000-ton converted whale factory, 837
  • Gasparovic, N. Gosturbinen—Probleme and Anwendungen, 358
  • Gates Europe SA. Hoses for superheated steam, (416)
  • Gaz de France. Consumption growth figures, 685
  • G. E. Electronics (London) Ltd. Unitrode diodes of special construction, from USA, (456)
  • GEC— see General Electric Co. Ltd.
  • GEC-AEI. Data modems: several thousand ordered by GPO, C (840) Double tiered air-break metalclad switchgear; resonance link for restricting fault currents to a pre-determined level; vacuum contactor, X 558-9 i
  • GEC-AEI Automation Ltd. Conveyor routeing system, X 754
  • GEC-AEI Control & Rectifiers Ltd. Control equipment for tyre factory at Otrokovice (Czech.), P 911 i
  • GEC-AEI (Electronics) Ltd. Aerial re-equipment for Goonhilly, 800 Satellite, Ariel-3, first all-British, 692-3 i
  • GEC-AEI Telecommunications Ltd. All-semiconductor microwave links radio and multiplex equipment ordered by Cable & Wireless Ltd. for Hong Kong and Bahrain, C (957) Pulse code modulation systems ordered by GPO, C (957)
  • GEC Computers & Automation Ltd. Cement kilns. Computer control for Dalen Portland Cementfabrik A S (Norway), P 462 i Chemical plant control system, very advanced for 200,000-ton ethylene unit of ICI on Tees-side, 60
  • GEC (Process Engineering) Ltd. Pyrites handling plant for Compaiiia Espanola de Minas de Rio Tinto SA, Spain, C (544)
  • GEC Road Signals Ltd. and GEC Telecommunications Ltd. Computer-controlled traffic and television system in West London Experiment, 169-70 i Computerized traffic control system for Metropolitan section of M4, C (842)
  • GEC Switchgear Division. Bimetallic thermal overload relay for three-phase motors, NP 338 i
  • GEC (Telecommunications) Ltd. Microwave radio equipment and horn paraboloid aerials at Post Office tower, Birmingham, P 25 i Microwave radio equipment ordered for Swiss television network, C (486) Pulse code modulation telephone systems used commercially for facsimile transmission, P 23 i
  • General and Industrial Paints Ltd. Development and test centre for electro-coating (electrophoretic painting), 930-1 i
  • General Electric Co. Ltd. Electric traction equipment for Sociedade Estoril (Portugal), C (843) UK.3 international ionosphere research satellite, shown in test chamber at RAE Farnborough, P 76-7 i
  • General Electric Co. of New York Ltd., London. Programmable unijunction transistor, NP 98 i
  • General Electric Corp. (USA). Contact-bend-stretch, radically new metal rolling method, 221-4 i
  • General Instrument (UK) Ltd. E.H.T. rectifier for cathode ray tube circuits, (673) Microcircuits made by metal-oxide-silicon process, NP 178
  • General Motors Corporation (USA) Integrated circuit voltage regulator smaller than a wrist-watch, X 185-6 Pressurized porous air bearings development, 984-6 i Traction drive unit in which rolling elements are loaded together by the applied torque, X 185-6 i
  • General Motors Holden (Australia). Equipment contracts awarded Centri-Spray Ltd., C (726)
  • General Post Office (GPO) Data transmission and PCM telephone systems: new developments, P 22-3 i Datel services: modulator-demodulators (modems) contracts awarded Muirhead Group, C (726) Datel 300 service, data transmission system for commercial users not needing high-density terminals, NP 376 i Digital switching for pulse code modulation telephony, first trials in a West London telephone exchange, 326-7 i Goonhilly aerial re-equipment. GEC-AEI (Electronics) Ltd., 800 Optically-modulated telephone and television, contract for investigation awarded Barr & Shroud Ltd., C (726) Telecommunications: Lower return expected. Post Office Prospects, White Paper, 355
  • Generator & Tooling Development Co. Ltd. Portable generator sets, 675 i
  • Geologicy Pruzkum Institute (Czech.). Device for determining the orientation of core samples from deep bore holes, 257
  • Geotehnika (Yugoslavia). Tubewells for Khairpur drainage project of West Pakistan Water & Power Development Authority, P 94 i
  • Geneva Motor Show. X 442 i; Production and coachbuilt cars, X 471-3 i Commercial vehicles, X 508-10 i
  • German Federal Railway Computer techniques: research centre near Bonn for adapting to Federal Government and scientific needs, (690) Electronic hump interlocking with programme storage at Frankfurt (Main) main freight-yard, (956) Oil consumption figures, 219
  • German Federal Republic (GFR) (see also after VEB) Forschungsberichte des Landes NordrheinWestfalen Gesamtverzeichnis mit Sachgruppenverzeichnis and Autorenregister (Research reports: subject index, consecutively numbered list, authors index) to Feb. 1967, 1481
  • Gessellschaft fur Kernforschung (GFR): see Karlsruhe Nuclear Research Centre
  • Gewerkschaft Schalker Eisenhiitte (GFR). Planetary roller extruder for plastics powder, NP 940
  • GIB Precision Ltd. Torque, horsepower calculator, NP (252)
  • Gibb-Ewbank Industrial Consultants, embracing the practice of Industrial & Process Engineering Consultants (GB), established jointly by Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners and Ewbank & Partners Ltd., (581)
  • Gibbons Brothers Ltd., to supply the technical information and equipment for sanitary pipeware factory in Czechoslovakia, C (616)
  • Gibbs-Smith, Charles Harvard. A brief history of flying, from myth to space travel, (828)
  • Giddings & Lewis-Fraser Ltd. To expand production capacity for advanced numerical control systems and customer training programmes, (137) Vertical turret lathe from Schiess AG (GFR), NP, X 979 i
  • Giddings & Lewis Machine Tool Co. (USA). Travelling-column machining centre with n.c. equipment, 947
  • Gieck, Kurt. Technical Formulae, (665)
  • Gilbert, P. T. and Cairns, J. H. The Technology of Heavy Non-Ferrous Metals and Alloys, (278)
  • Giles, J. G. Editor of Automotive technology series, 903
  • Gillott's Forge & Rolling Mills Ltd. Versatile rolling mill for alloy steels, 197 i
  • Girling Ltd. Control instruments and automatic weighing equipment for Milk Marketing Board creamery to be built at Alfreton, Derbs., (135)
  • GKN Foundations Ltd. Bodine high speed resonant pile driver whereby skin friction between the pile and the soil is temporarily destroyed, P 70 i Quiet pile-driving system without neighbouring vibration, 394
  • GKN Group Services Ltd. Armoured fighting vehicles, FV. 432 design parents. K. H. Lofts, (Letter) 7
  • GKN Machinery Ltd. Britain's heaviest steel casting, P 763 i
  • GKN (Northern Ireland) Ltd. Steel reinforcement ordered by George Wimpey & Co. Ltd. for new building dock of Harland & Wolff, C (486)
  • Glacier Metal Co. Ltd. "Glacetal" acetal co-polymer lubricantretaining bearing material, NP 99 i Kilmarnock bearing factory extension, (428) i
  • Gladstone Container Terminal of Ellerman & Papayanni Lines inaugurated, 727
  • Glancrest Ltd. Sheds and halls, air-supported nylon-reinforced pvc from Polydrom AB (Sweden), 258
  • Glasgow University. Electron linear accelerator in Kelvin Laboratory, 920-2 i
  • Glassoff, M. Using plastics in cars, 891
  • GLC— see Greater London Council
  • Glenfield and Kennedy. Micro-strainers for Loch Turret Water Board, 876 i
  • Gloster Saro Ltd. Air transportable aircraft fuellers ordered by Ministry of Technology, C (253) Bulk liquid carrier of glass reinforced plastic, X 884
  • Godfrey, K. R. Review of Mathematical model building in economics and industry, 902
  • Goetz, R. O. et al. Engineering concepts and perspectives, 827
  • Gohar, R. Review of Fundamentals of lubrication, (867)
  • Golden, J. Review of Principles of corrosion and protection, 755
  • Golden Valley By-Pass contract in Gloucestershire: Elmbridge roundabout. Progress by Dick Hampton (Earth Moving) Ltd., 875 i
  • Goodwin, A. J. H. et al. Practical Applications of Computers in Marine Engineering, (Paper) (331)
  • Goodyear Tyre and Rubber Co. (GB) Ltd. Industrial rubber products factory at Craigavon, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, (579) New Industrial rubber products factory at Craigavon, Northern Ireland, 799
  • Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Co. (USA). Electronically controlled "Memory Belt" for automatic sorting at San Francisco International airport, 224
  • Goonhilly II terminal for Intelsat III satellites, 893 i
  • Goosey, R. E. Titanium alloys for mechanical and structural engineering, 560-3 i
  • Gordienko, L. K. and Ivanova, V. S. New ways of increasing the strength of metals, 983
  • Gotaverken Shipyard (Sweden). Tanker of about 228,000 tons d.w. ordered by A'S Thor Dahl (Norway), C (957) 26,400 bhp marine diesel engine, 910 i
  • Gough Econ Ltd. All-metal conveyor for corrosive or abrasive materials &c, 640, (Letter) 819
  • GPO—see General Post Office
  • Granatelli, Anthony and Cowley, F. R. STP Paxton turbo-car, (Paper) 662, (Letter) 746
  • Grangemouth Docks. Crane for handling 25-ton containers, P 66 i
  • Grangesberg Co., Stockholm. Every employee offered repayable loans for buying shares, (152)
  • Graviner (Colebrook) Ltd. Monitoring of temperatures and pressures, 887 i
  • Gray, James, many years superintendent engineer of the Union Castle Line, (Obit.) 255
  • Greater London Council Beckton sewage treatment plant: see separately Building information, research group for computer coding, 60 Incinerator plant at Edmonton: extensive excavations, foundations and preliminary works by Richard Costain (Civil Engineering) Ltd., P 150 i Proposed West Cross Route: initial soil survey begun by Cementation Group, (995) Thamesmead factory for Pre-cast Concrete structural units, 208 i
  • Greenwood & Batley Ltd. Locomotives with radio remote control, two ordered for Mount Isa Mines of Queensland, Australia, C (253) Steam turbine, 3,500 hp, ordered for driving large fan in sulphuric acid plant at Shapur, Iran, C (616) Vertical hydraulic powder-compacting press ordered by Contactos y Electrodos Mallory SA (Mexico), C (378)
  • Griffin & Co. Ltd., Charles. Mathematical model building in economics and industry, 902
  • Griflex Products Ltd. Braided p.v.c. hose, (711)
  • Grootenhuis P. Review of Elements of Strength of Materials, 1022
  • Grosvenor railway bridge, London, reconstruction: preassembled half-arch being floated into position, P 90-1 i
  • Groves & Guttridge Ltd. Wooden craft to make tidal flow surveys ordered for Hydraulics Research Laboratory, (578)
  • Grzybowski, B. Metric screw thread standards, (Letter) 279 i
  • Guideline Instruments Inc. D.c. comparator bridge, NP (568)
  • Griffin & George Ltd., and Evans Electroselenium Ltd., joint marketing arrangement for clinical and industrial automation equipment, (544)
  • Guild Metal International (USA). A-I, Guild Mini-welder for narrow light strip, NP (408)
  • Gulati, J. L. et al. Electrochemical machining: nomograms for prediction of process parameters, 307-12 i
  • Gulf Oil Terminal (Ireland) Ltd. Tugs to handle large tankers, with Merryweather fire-fighting equipment, 916 i
  • Gulton Industries Co. (USA). Lithium batteries for Amitron prototype electric car, 715
  • Gupta, B. P. Algebra and trigonometry for engineering students, (827)
  • Gusto (Neth.) Trailing-suction hopperdredger, Prins der Nederlanden, (world's largest), 346
  • Guth, Wernfried and Schulten, Rudolph. Reactor Physics, Volumes 1 and 2, 867
  • GWB Boilers Ltd., and GWB Furnaces Ltd., control acquired by Parkinson Cowan Ltd., (578)
  • GWB Furnaces Ltd. Infra-red heaters with tubular quartz lamps, NP (287)

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  • Hadfields (Merton) Ltd. "Durameg" electrical impregnating and finishing varnishes, X (502)
  • Hadir steelworks at Differdange (Luxembourg). Roughing group in universal beam mill by Davy & United Engineering Co. Ltd., P 17 i
  • Hadsphaltic Construction Co. Ltd. Lightweight expanded polystyrene blocks used as bridge deck void former, 762
  • Haigh, K. R. Cableships and submarine cables, 1023
  • Halcrow & Partners, Sir William, cons engrs. Chalk cliffs stabilisation below Dover Castle, 627-8 i Roadway tunnel project, with Greenside-McAlpine heading machine, 735 i Shield-Driven Tunnel, 2,905 ft long 33 ft 9 in dia., connecting to cargo terminal at Heathrow Airport, P 498 i, 525
  • Hall Lifts & Escalators Ltd. Goods lift ordered for new dry dock at East Twin Island, Belfast, C (531)
  • Hall Ltd., J. & E. Crankcases machining centre, P 577 i Refrigeration machinery ordered by Badger Ltd., for ICI aromatics plant at North Tees, C (957)
  • Hallam & Co. E. C. Hydraulic power grader and scarifier, 779 i Hamburger Hochbahn AG. Automatic trains, 533 i Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd., of Melbourne (Australia). New agreement for selling 10 mn tons of low grade iron ore to Kobe Steel Ltd., (Japan), C (218) Hamilton (Roofs) Ltd. Dome roofs for frozen-ground gas storage at Canvey Island methane terminal, 888
  • Hammons, T. J. Synchronous starting trials at Ceannacroc hydro-electric power station &c, (Scotland), 775 i
  • Hampton (Earth Moving) Ltd., Dick. Progress on Golden Valley By-Pass contract in Gloucestershire: Elm bridge Roundabout, 875 i Hamworthy Engineering Ltd. Rotary cup burner for mounting directly on boiler front plate, X 641
  • Handley Page Ltd. Jetstream Mark 3M advanced utility transport aircraft: 11 ordered by US Defence Department, C (47) New factory with 'advanced-technology' machine-shop being set up at Cumnock, in Ayrshire, 803 Tailplanes for Jetstream aircraft: contract placed with Northwest Industries Ltd. (Canada), C (378)
  • Handley Page Memorial: annual award to encourage original work in aeronautics, (342)
  • Hanover Fair and German Aviation Show at Hanover Airport. General description and statistics, 696-7, X 862 i
  • Harland & Wolff Ltd. Building two of the four ships involved in 240,000-ton Esso International tanker building programme, C (531) Two Bulk carriers: two ordered by international consortium, C (917) Flap-gate (Europe's largest) for East Twin dry dock of Belfast Harbour Commissioners, 953
  • Harper, W. R. Contact and Frictional Electrification, (306)
  • Harris Engineering Co. Ltd. Oil fired air heater, X (676)
  • Hart, A. B. and Womack, G. J. Fuel Cells: Theory and Application, (573)
  • Harvey Frost & Co. Ltd. Floor crane with pivoted hydraulic telescopic jib, NP 864
  • Haverton, M.V. Furness Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., for Haverton Shipping Ltd., 808
  • Haverton Shipping Ltd. Bulk ore carrier MV Haverton, 808
  • Hawker Siddeley Aviation. Cockpit voice recorders from S. Davall & Sons Ltd., C (725)
  • Hawker Siddeley Dynamics Ltd. Intelsat III global communications satellite structure completed, (800) Navigation simulator complexes ordered for Royal Air Force trainer and Royal Navy helicopters, C (182)
  • Hawker Siddeley Electric Export Ltd., to operate as the export organization for Hawker Siddeley Electric's plant division, power transformer division and Crompton Parkinson Ltd., (137)
  • Hayes, John, city engineer and surveyor, Manchester. Mancunian Way elevated road, P 90-1 i
  • HB Concrete Co. Ltd. Precast frame structure in headquarters for P-E Consulting Group technical division at Lubbock House adjoining Windsor Great Park, P 837 i
  • Head, Wrightson & Co. Ltd. Gas-cooling and cleaning systems ordered for oxygen steelmaking at Lackenby Steelworks, (578)
  • Head Wrightson Machine Co. Ltd. Initial hot levelling nine-roll backed-up machine for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks (Finland), (50)
  • Healey, C. C. Tribute to B. W. Pendred on retiring from editorship of The Engineer, (Ldr.) 539
  • Heap, H. R. Technical Information on Microfilm Ltd., (Letter) 628
  • Heathrow Airport Cargo tunnel 2,800-ft. long, P 150 i Shield-Driven Tunnel, connecting to cargo terminal, P 498 i, 525
  • Heatlock Ltd. Automatic diecasting machine for aluminium alloys, NP (900)
  • Hedin Furnaces Ltd. Annealing file blanks &c, NP 788 Fully-automatic heat treatment of small components, NP 941
  • Hegenscheidt Corporation of America. Roller finishing and deep rolling machine, X 907
  • Hein, Lehmann & Co. AG (GFR). Rheinharfc ("Rhine Harp") bridge on Bonn-North motorway (GFR), P 38 i
  • Heinemann Training Services Ltd., formed to supply literature, video and sound material, (614)
  • Henry Woods (Agricultural) Ltd. Pneumatic conveyors for granular materials, (711)
  • Herbert-Ingersoll Ltd. Advanced Manufacturing systems for machine tools in new factory at Daventry, 406-7 i Manufacturing system for the machining of engine blocks, ordered by Chrysler-Australia Ltd., C (253)
  • Herbert Ltd., Alfred. Machining centre, n.c., with 50 tool chain-type magazine, X 959-60 i Turning centre with punched tape control, X 958-9 i Vertical chucking automatic lathe, X 1018
  • Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. Photoelectric measuring apparatus in vacuum physics laboratory; equipment for researches on gas-mask filters, P 89 i
  • Hermann, J. et al. Untersuchung fiber die technische Ausnutzung von Werkzeugmaschinen and Ermittlung von Werkstikkcharakteristiken, 127
  • Hessenberg, W. C. F. Review of Selection of Materials and Design, (943)
  • Herzbi Ltd. Disposable protective gloves, NP (900)
  • Hewlett-Packard Ltd. Microwave link analyser, X 825
  • High Precision Equipment Ltd. N.c. bar lathe, X (979)
  • Hilger u. Kern GmbH (GFR). Conical coupling, X 862
  • Hill & Sons (Manchester), G. H., cons. engrs. Errwood Reservoir for Stockport and District Water Board, 955
  • Hillier, J. A. The Glasgow Experiment: Schemes and Equipment. RRL Report LR95, (105)
  • Hillier, M. J. and Franklin, E. R. Hardness distribution in compacted foundry sand, 748-9
  • Hills, McAuley & Chandler Ltd. Automatic pump for domestic oil-fired heating appliances, 602 French-built "Airflam" oil-fired space heater, 258 i Partition fan, (711)
  • Hird-Brown Ltd. Photoelectric level detectors, "optical dipstick", NP 409
  • HM Factory Inspectorate criticised as inadequate. James Tye, C 56
  • HME Ltd. Transfer press, Lineflow system, simplifying small batch production, 848 i
  • HML Engineering Ltd. Gas turbine power packs, hydraulic and electrical, NP 752
  • Hobson Ltd., H. M., Artificial feel system in C-5A Galaxy aircraft for Military Air Command of USAF, world's largest, 427
  • Hogbin, L. E. and Williamson, P. J. An Electrical Analogue Solution of the Equations governing the Cooling of a Road Structure by Convection, RRL Report LR 69, (105)
  • Holbrook Machine Tool Co. Ltd. Precision lathes of two types in four sizes. Orders from USSR through Churchill Machine Tool Co. Ltd., (135)
  • Holdsworth Construction Co. Ltd. Residential building at Glen Ayrc site of Southampton University, using prefabricated wall, floor and roof units, P 87 i
  • Holister, G. S. Experimental Stress Analysis: Principles and Methods, (481)
  • Holland & Co. Pty Ltd., John. (Australia) to supply foundations and concrete works for large bridge over Lower Yarra river near Melbourne, 613
  • Holland & Hannen and Cubitts (Civil Engineering) Ltd. Circular reservoir of 450-ft. internal diameter, contract to Metropolitan Water Board, (135) Thamesmead factory for Pre-cast Concrete structural units, 208 i
  • Holland, R. Modern cathodic protection practice, 210-3 i
  • Holmes & Co. Ltd., C. D. Tugs to handle large tankers, with Merryweather fire-fighting equipment, 916 i
  • Holmes & Co. Ltd., W. C. Compressor, two-stage, to supply oil and particle-free air, NP 375 i
  • Holter-Sorensen Co. (Norway). Bulk ore carrier, M S Holthov, 584 i
  • Holthav, M/S, 50,700-ton bulk/ore carrier. Burmeister & Wain (Denmark) for B. Holter-Sorensen Co., (Norway), 584 i
  • Honda (UK) Ltd. Japanese cars at Brands Hatch, 566 i Petrol-engined water pump, self-priming, light-weight, NP 100 i
  • Honeywell Controls Ltd. Computer, model 110, low-priced, NP 408 Computer, model 125, for Gradsko Stambcno (Yugoslavia) through Lalex GmbH, C (880) Computer systems, model 200, for Associated Container Transportation Ltd., and Trans-Ocean Containers (Pty.) Ltd. (Australia). C (725) Computer systems, three H.2200, for BR at Reading and Darlington, C (218) Computer used for complete reorganization of public transport in Milan (Italy), 727 Control centre, X 676 Process control instruments, X 754 Servo-motors, high performance low inertia, NP 134
  • Hong Kong and China Gas Co. Gasholder in steel tank ordered from Samuel Cutler & Sons Ltd., C (726)
  • Hong Kong Moss Transport Study. Comprehensive report by Freeman, Fox, Wilbur Smith & Associates et al, recommending 40-mile rail rapid-transit system, &c, 357
  • Hopkins, L. A. The air cushion in industry, 896-8 i, 934-6 i
  • Hopwood Developments Ltd., F. W. Electroluminescent devices production unit bought from Plessey Co., (838)
  • Hordern, Mason & Edwards Ltd. Twinflow, two-station, hand-transfer press, NP 787 i
  • Hotfoil Ltd. Electric heating panels of foil elements insulated with woven glass and embedded in glass-fibre reinforced resin, NP 98 i
  • Houldcroft, P. T. Welding Processes, (444)
  • Houseman & Thompson Ltd. Automatic control of water treatment, X 676
  • Hoval Boilers (UK) Ltd. Dual-fired boiler for oil or gas with separate combustion chamber for solids, X 676
  • Hovercraft Developments Ltd. Previous research and development activities now conducted at NPL, 998-9 i
  • Hovermarine Ltd. HM-2 rigid sidewall Hovercraft, (Ldr.) 264-5, 270-1 i Participating in study authorized by National Research Council of Canada, (544)
  • Hovertravel Ltd. VT1 75-ton ferry bought from Vosper Thornycroft Ltd., 267 i
  • Howard & Co. Ltd., John. Frodingham "X" steel sheet piling sections 74 to 80ft. long being driven at Tilbury Docks, P 194 i
  • Howden & Co. Ltd., James. Large fan for sulphuric acid plant at Shapur, Iran, C (616) Variable-speed 2,000-hp GEC fan motor undergoing calibration tests, P 81 i
  • Hoynor Ltd. Semi-trailer for extra long loads, with multi-axle steering, 932 i
  • Hubner, Lev. Device for determining the orientation of core samples from deep boreholes, 257
  • Hudson, Frank and D. A. Gunmetal Casting, 239
  • Hughes, G. M. Review of Instrumentation and Test Techniques for Motor Vehicles, 1022
  • Hughes, J. B. Review of W*-Algebros, 982
  • Hull Corporation. (USA). Resin dispenser, continuous, NP 788 i
  • Hull University. Junior laboratory in electronic engineering department, P 89 i
  • Humber Oil Terminals Trustee Ltd. Design modifications to Immingham marine tanker terminal allowing partly-laden 200,000-ton tankers to berth requested from British Transport Docks Board, 954
  • Humphreys & Glasgow Ltd. Centrifugal barrel-type compressor for paraxylene plant in Czechoslovakia ordered from C. A. Parsons & Co. Ltd., C (182) Factory extension contract awarded to Taylor Instrument Companies (Europe), C (804) Isometric drawings of piping produced by computer, NP (179) Pipework and laying of underground mains for North Sea Gas Terminal at Bacton, C (881)
  • Hunslet Engine Co. Ltd. 4-6-0 Jubilee class steam locomotive restored for preservation, 464 i
  • Hunslet Group. Shorland 60 straddle carrier for containers, manufacture taken over from Short Brothers & Harland Ltd., (544) Specialized ground handling equipment for Jumbo Jets, ordered by BOAC, 801
  • Hunter, B. et al. Variable pressure recirculating water channel, 515-9 i
  • Hurst, J. N. and Mottram, A. W. T. Closed cycle helium gas turbine unit enclosed within nuclear reactor pressure vessel: Rolls-Royce proposal, (Paper) 844-S
  • Husband & Co., consulting engineers for London's proposed West Cross Route, (995)
  • Hutchinson, A. C. Metric screw thread standards, (Letter) 154, (Letter) 545 i
  • Hutchison, Thomas S. and Baird, David C. The physics of engineering solids, 755
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics Ltd. Cargo control system ordered for complete cargo handling equipment in 240,000-ton Esso International tanker building programme, C (531)
  • Hydraulics Research Station. Annual report for 1966, 116
  • Hydrostatic Transmissions Ltd. Radial piston hydraulic motor, 367 i
  • Hyster Overseas. Pneumatic compactor, 639 Road rollers, steel-wheel, NP (787)

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  • IAEA -see International Atomic Energy Agency
  • IBM—see International Business Machines Corp.
  • IBM United Kingdom Ltd. Model 85 computer able to carry out 12,500,000 instructions a second, NP 252
  • ICE—see Institution of Civil Engineers
  • ICI—see Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd.
  • ICT—see International Computers and Tabulators Ltd.
  • IEE—see Institution of Electrical Engineers
  • I.F.T. Ltd. Oleo-resinous compound to produce hard-wearing floor surface, (711)
  • IME—see Institution of Mechanical Engineers
  • Immingham marine tanker terminal: design modifications allowing partly-laden 200,000-ton tankers to berth, requested from British Transport Docks Board by Humber Oil Terminals Trustee Ltd., 954
  • Impala Prospecting Co. (Pty) Ltd. Electric smelting plant for copper-nickel matte ordered from Barnes-Birlec Ltd. (South Africa), C (617)
  • Impalco Aluminium Group. Container flooring, NP (899)
  • Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd. Chemical plant control system, very advanced, for 200,000-ton ethylene unit of ICI on Tees-side, 60 Educational films: Entropy, Electrostatics, The Chemical Engineer in Industry, 655 Electrophoretic Painting of Car Bodies by Electrocoat, developed jointly with Pressed Steel Fisher Co., 248-9 i "Genklene" cleaning solvent, NP (940) Largest capital investment programme: aromatics and nylon plants, methyl chlorosilanes reactor at new silicones plant, alkathene plant at Rozenburg works (Neth.), P 14-S i Potash to be mined near Staithes, Yorks., by Cleveland Potash Ltd., formerly ICI (Minerals) Ltd., 654 Resilient silicone rubber sealant, NP (901 ) Safety shutdown system using multi-aperture devices (MAD), for ethylene oxide plant at Wilton, 305 i Silicone rubber, heat-resisting, NP (484) Ultrasonic cleaner for metals &c, 712
  • Imperial College of Science and Technology Applied optics section: jubilee exhibition and convcrsazione, 875 Hot nitrogen tunnel in hypersonics laboratory, P 88 i Pressurized water loop to investigate the performance of ion exchange resins, P 88 i
  • Imperial-Eastman Corporation. (USA). Fluidomics broken tool detector, X 907 i
  • Imperial Metal Industries (Kynoch) Ltd. Niomax-M material for 3,000 hp superconducting electric motor to undergo field trials at Fawley power station, 247 Titanium melting furnace, vacuum, cooled by eutectic of sodium and potassium ("nak"), and needing no explosion barrier, 742-3 i
  • Imperial Smelting Corporation. ARCH 2,000 on-line computer to control zinc smelting process. P 85 i Zinc lead smelting plant at Avonmouth, world's largest, 728-30 i. Computer controls, 773 i. Vacuum contactors by GEC-AEI Control & Rectifiers Ltd., 877 i
  • Impex Electrical Ltd. Miniature d.c. motors, 639
  • INA Needle Bearings Ltd. Scaled-cage, guided-needle, shell bearing, NP (786)
  • Indata Ltd. Selective dissemination of information on new instruments, electronics and automation, 489, 491, (531)
  • Industrial (Anti-corrosion) Services. Rustproofer for central heating systems, NP (940)
  • Industrial Fan and Heater Co. Ventilation and fume exhaust system with minimum noise, 956 i
  • Industrial Impregnations Ltd. Sealing compound, NP (901)
  • Industrial Pumps Ltd. Reinforcing bars cropper, 639
  • Industrias de Cclulosa Arauco SA, pulp mill in Chile, plant ordered from Babcock & Wilcox (Operations) Ltd., C (917)
  • Indus Waters Treaty. Conservation works in Pakistan, P 94-5 i
  • Inertia Switch Ltd. Crack detector, eddy-current, portable instrument, NP 483 i
  • Information Handling Ltd. Visual search microfilm file (VSMF) of electromechanical trade literature, 490
  • Ingersoll-Rand Co. Ltd. Packaged air compressor, NP 484 i
  • Inglis, N. P. et al. Selection of Materials and Design, 942
  • Ingram Marine Ltd., of Bermuda. Twin-screw ocean-going tug, sister ship of Frederic B. Ingram, ordered from Cochrane & Sons Ltd., C (253)
  • Institute for Operational Research. The First Four Years 1963-1967, 1261
  • Institut fur Kernforschung: see Karlsruhe Nuclear Research Centre (GFR)
  • Institute of Marine Engineers Practical Applications of Computers in Marine Engineering. A. J. H. Goodwin, J. H. Irvine and J. Forrest, (Paper) (331) "Spin-off" remarks, 747
  • Institute of Measurement and Control, new name for Society of Instrument Technology, (47)
  • Institute of Physics. Annual exhibition, X 435-6 i
  • Institution of Agricultural Engineers. Role of the inventor in engineering. Presidential address by T. Sherwen, 762
  • Institution of Civil Engineers Annual dinner speeches, 651 List of Members 1967, (247) Research and development report: future research; undersea engineering, 866 Toll roads for Britain ? Informal discussion on paper by Archibald Shaw, 163
  • Institution of Electrical and Electronic Technician Engineers Modular education for industry, conference, 663 Promising areas of application for computers in business management, engineering design and process control. Extracts from paper by F. J. M. Laver, 209 i
  • Institution of Electrical Engineers Annual lecture of the Power Division: "Elegance" of heating by electricity, in varied applications, 617 "Automation for Productivity" conference, 803 Automation for productivity, 1 -day meeting for "senior management", (Ldr.) 460-1 Faraday Medal awarded L. H. Bedford, (102) IEE News and Electronics and Power, 664 Industrial Measurement Techniques for On-Line Computers, conference, 957 Land and sea transportation of very heavy power station equipment. (Paper) 732-3 i Microwave integrated circuits and solidstate sources. Colloquium, 232 Pulse Code Modulation, colloquium, telephony and International Communications by satellite, 402 Thick Film Technology, joint conference with IERE, 624
  • Institution of Electronic and Radio Engineers Courses and careers, publications, 6 Thick Film Technology, joint conference with IEE, 624
  • Institution of Engineering Designers. "Engineers" segregation from "technicians" criticized at a.g.m., 721
  • Institution of Heating and Ventilating Engineers. Not to merge with Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 228-9
  • Institution of Locomotive Engineers Annual luncheon, speech by Mr. Gunter, Minister of Labour, 393 High Speed Diesel Engines of High Power. Paper by Mr. H. W. Scott, P 396 i Painting of Railway Rolling Stock by Airless Spray Method. Paper by F. G. DunkIcy, (Paper) 284 i
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers Adopting daughter societies, 648 Commercial Vehicles: Engineering and Operation, (637) Lubrication and Wear, 5th Convention: Proceedings, (444)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (cont) Mechanical design of diesel engines: symposium, Proceedings, [126] Members renamed Fellows, present Associate Members become Members, (578) Nuclear Energy Group: symposium on high pressure gas as a heat transport medium (26 papers), [524] Oceanography. Lecture by Dr. Deacon, (Ldr.) 191
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers and the Advanced School of Automobile Engineering. Instrumentation and Test Techniques for Motor Vehicles, 1022 Institution of Metals and Institute of Metallurgists, Thermal and high strain fatigue, (791)
  • Institution of Mining and Metallurgy. Heat and Mass Transfer in Process Metallurgy, (7) Institution of Plant Engineers. Annual dinner, speeches on standing and future role of this and other non-chartered institutions, 357
  • Institution of Professional Civil Servants. Exploiting Technology, report values public sector of research and development, (Ldr.) 424-5 Institution of Railway Signal Engineers Presidential address by B. Reynolds, scrutinizing future possibilities, 659, (Letter) 746 Underground Railway control rooms: London Transport Divisional Centres. E. W. Wager, (Paper) 277 i
  • Institution of Structural Engineers. 60th Anniversary lunch: special awards, 499 Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of Unesco: eighth meeting held in London, (950) International Apprentice Competition, 798 International Atomic Energy Agency Containment and siting of nuclear power plants, 867 Directory of nuclear reactors, vol. VII, power reactors, 902 Radiation protection standards for radioluminous timepieces, (337) Thorium in nuclear power reactors: panel meeting on progress in use, 951 International Computers & Tabulators Ltd. Design Automation for Computers, 505-6 i Developments of 1900 Series providing advanced computing facilities at much lower cost than previously, 409 International Conference, London. Excerpts from opening address by E. S. Booth and papers, 805-8 i Merged in new company: International Computers Ltd. (Ldr.) 495-6 Network planning, simplified PERT system called PEWTER, NP 287 Numerically Controlled Machines; Computer programme, "Milmap", Instructions on punched tape, 521 i Structural analysis programmes for use with 1900 Series computers, NP (410)
  • International Computers Ltd. (ICL) formed by merger of existing companies, (Ldr.) 495-6
  • International Congress on Lightweight Concrete, London, 966-7 i
  • International Construction Co. Consulting engineers for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks (Finland), 49-50 i
  • International Container Services and Equipment Exhibition, London, X 884-5 i
  • International Harvester Co. of GB Ltd. 5-ton mobile crane based on B-450 tractor, 779 i New 37.5 and 66 hp tractors, 1006-7 i
  • International Hovercraft Conference at Southampton, 582, 588-90 i
  • International Instruments, Electronics and Automation Exhibition, London, X 721, 754 i, 790 i, 824-5 i
  • International Machine Tool Exhibition at Olympia, London, (Ldr.) 949; X 958-60, 979-80, 996-7 i, 1018-9 i
  • International Marine Radio Co. H.f. radio telephony equipment for Queen Elizabeth II, 1004 i
  • International Mechanical Handling Exhibition, London, 721; X, 753, 789
  • International Nickel Ltd. SG iron, new grade with higher-than-normal strength and ductility, NP (100)
  • International Railway Congress Association. Analytical Bibliography on high-speeds; forthcoming symposium on high-speeds in Vienna jointly with International Union of Railways, (416)
  • International Rectifier Co. (GB) Ltd. Medium-power diodes, NP (412) Moulded plastics thyristor, NP 1021 i
  • International Research and Development Co. Ltd. Progress in closed-cycle magnetohydrodynamics with increased conductivity of high velocity plasmas, 174 i Quality and sales performance of five British makers supplying bellows expansion joints studied, 231 Superconducting electric motors, 246-7 i
  • International Thermionic Conference in Stresa, (912)
  • International Union of Air Pollution Prevention Associations. Congress in 1966; stimulus to international comparisons, (328)
  • International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. The drift from science and engineering; four-day conference at Eastbourne, 468
  • Intrepid, HMS, assault ship, P 32-3 i
  • Irens, A. N. Case for the electric car. Address REA to Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, 8
  • Iron and Steel Institute Optimization of steel product yield, (791) Machinability, (481)
  • Iron and Steel Research Advisory Council set up by Minister of Power, 356
  • Iron and Steel Statistics Bureau established jointly by British Steel Corporation and British Independent Steel Producers' Association, (342)
  • Irvine, J. H. et al. Practical applications of computers in marine engineering, (Paper) (331)
  • Isaacs, John D. Food from the Sea, [125]
  • Ishikawajima Jyuko Co. Japanese destroyer Takatsuki, P 34 i
  • Isle of Sheppey to be considered for London's third airport, (Ldr). 351 i
  • Italian State Railways. Diesel loco built by Breda with high-speed, high-power engine by Davey, Paxman & Co. Ltd., P 396 i High-Speed 3,000 V d.c. E444 four-axle design of 3,040 kW continuous rating, 256 i
  • Ivanova, V. S. and Gordienko, L. K. New ways of increasing the strength of metals, 983
  • ITT Data Services. New services centre at Barnet: IBM 360/40 computer; £1 m order for data processing equipment placed with IBM, 840 i

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  • K. & L. Steelfounders & Engineers Ltd. Jones 851 mobile, crawler-tracked and truck-mounted cranes able to handle 15 cwt at 60 ft radius and 10 cwt at 110 ft radius, P 68 i
  • K & N Electronics Ltd. Attachment of miniature pins in thick film micro-circuits, NP 447
  • Kahan, Theo, and Argence, Emile. Theory of Waveguides and Cavity Resonators, (154)
  • Kaiser AG. (GFR). Vehicle with winch and hydraulically-inclined chassis member for ground level loading of flat-bottomed truck bodies, &c., X (510) i
  • Kalff, A. New vehicles at Amsterdam display, (Letter) 545
  • Kalmar Sound (Sweden) bridge to be longest in Europe (6060m) with 155 spans and a 13-m-wide roadway, (140)
  • Kangol Ltd. Seat-belt test rig, 649 i
  • Karlsruhe Nuclear Research Centre (GFR). New building of Institute of Reactor Development, (912) Progress and outlook: development of fast breeder reactors etc.; collaboration with centres at Mol (Belgium) and Petten (Neth.), 52
  • Katz, D. L. et al. Engineering concepts and perspectives, 827
  • Kay, V. B. Titanium and its Alloys. Equipment Equipment for the Chemical Industry, 372-3 i, 404-5
  • KDG Instruments Ltd. Pressure transmitters for telemetry and remote supervisory control, 638
  • Kearney & Treker-C.V.A. Ltd. British-built Milwaukeematic machining centre: Mintech contract under pre-production order scheme, C (842)
  • Kearns-Richards. Machining centre, n.c.: twintable, planer table type, X 960 i
  • Keban hydro-electric power station and irrigation scheme (Turkey), (534)
  • Keelavite Hydraulics Ltd. D.c. power amplifier as current source for electro-hydraulic servo-valves and d.c. servo-motors, 604
  • Keith Blackman Ltd. Double-inlet blowers ordered for air conditioning of an asbestos factory near Sverdlovsk (USSR), C (449)
  • Keithley Instruments Inc. (USA). High-voltage bias supply for laboratory applications, 456 i
  • Kemp, K. O. Review of Analysis of beam grids and orthotropic plates, 983
  • Kempster, M. H. A. Teach Yourself: Engineering Materials, (524)
  • Kennedy, A. J. et al. Selection of Materials and Design, 942
  • Kennedy & Donkin et al. Hong Kong Mass Transport Study recommending 40-mile rail rapid-transit system, &c, 357
  • Kent Controls Ltd. Flue gas sampling, Kent Controls Ltd., NP (408) Instrumentation contract for basic oxygen steelmaking plant of British Steel Corp. at Port Talbot, C (253)
  • Kent Data Services Ltd., new company formed by George Kent, (579)
  • Kent Ltd., George, to merge with Cambridge Instrument Co. Ltd., (802)
  • Kent Instruments Ltd. Direct digital control of processes, X (790)
  • Kepston Ltd. Laminated wood pulleys, NP (786)
  • Kier Ltd. Concrete-lined tunnels for Tokannu power station (New Zealand), joint contract, C (378) Sewage Works reconstruction and three-span bridge construction contracts awarded by City of Exeter, C 182 Water treatment works at Watchgate, near Kendal, construction contract provisionally awarded by Manchester Corporation Waterworks Committee, C (253) Workshops construction in Libya, contract awarded through Crown Agents for Overseas Governments and Administrations, C (449)
  • Kiev (USSR) Electric-welding Institute. Gas pipelines of 2.5 m dia, (140)
  • Kihlstedt, P. G. Mercury-polluted lakes purification by waste rock sludge, 688
  • Kinetrol Ltd. Pneumatic actuator, 603 i
  • King Ltd., Geo. W. Conveyor work for Electrophoretic Painting of Car Bodies at Cowley works of Pressed Steel Fisher Co., 248-9 i Order picking system X 753
  • Kingsbury, London, centre of Brent and Harrow Engineering Group Training Association Ltd. 394
  • Kirkman, J. Examining engineers' English, 596-8
  • Klein, A. H. Review of Directory of construction statistics, 755 Review of Prevention of Condensation, Digest 91 (Second Series), 982
  • Klein, G. and Zaalberg van Zelst, J, J. Precision Electronics, (599)
  • Klockner Moeller (England) Ltd. Manual motor starter with high breaking capacity and short circuit limiting properties, X (467)
  • Knight Taylor Ltd. Cutting-off machine, NP (567)
  • Kobe Steel Ltd., (Japan). New agreement to buy 10 mn tons of low grade iron ore from Hamersley Iron Pty. Ltd. of Melbourne (Australia), C (218)
  • Kockums Mekaniska Verkstads AB (Sweden). Drydock for 700,000-ton Tankers at Malmo shipyard, 415-6 i Goliath crane of 800 ft lift capacity, 415-6 i; full data 551-4 i
  • Koenigsberger, F. Review of Special purpose production machines, 755
  • Kogan Page Ltd. Industrial Training Yearbook, (437)
  • Kraus, Harry. Thin elastic shells, 791
  • Krauss-Maffei (GFR), Impact-ring centrifuge, X 901
  • Kristian Jebens Rederi, AO (Norway), Six bulk carriers ordered from Scott Lithgow Ltd., C (290)
  • Krogan Page Ltd. Training Board Guides: Engineering, (665)
  • Krupp GmbH, Fried. (GFR) Electrically-heated mat for snow-free road, 258 i Hydraulic drilling carriage for shotblasting holes NP (787) Tungsten carbide cutting bits, Widax-PT quick-changing throw-away, 346 i
  • Krupp-Ardelt, Wilhelmshaven (GFR). Goliath crane of 800 t lift capacity in shipyard of Kockums Mekaniska Verkstads AB, Malmo (Sweden), 415-6 i; full data 551-4 i
  • Kuhnke Ltd., H. Miniature 3-port valves for pneumatic systems, (710)
  • Kummer Freres SA, Swiss machine tool firm; jubilee booklet, (294)
  • Kutz, Myer. Temperature control, 982
  • Kyle of Lochalsh road construction: R. J. McLeod (Contractors) Ltd., C (843)
  • Kynmore Engineering Co. Ltd. Digital displays, NP 751 Miniature potentiometer for use in severe environmental conditions, NP (100)

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  • Lacy-Hulbert & Co. Ltd. Air pump for combined vacuum and pressure duties, NP 941
  • Lady, E. R. et al. Engineering concepts and perspectives, 827
  • Laing Construction Ltd., John. Western Avenue extension, London: delivering a 45-ton, 63-ft-wide precast concrete element by road from works of St. Albans Concrete Ltd., P 91 i
  • Laithwaite, E. R. Linear induction motor in vehicle impact testing facility of MIRA, 522-3 i
  • Lambert Engineering Co. (Glasgow) Ltd. Mobile crane with hydraulic pumps and motors, NP 864
  • Lambourn valley scheme for pumping water downward into chalk and storing underground, for Thames Conservancy, (Ldr.) 459-60
  • Lancashire Dynamo Electronic Products Ltd. Electronic control gear for 500-ton hot forging press, programme controlled, Colour P 63 i
  • Lancer Boss Ltd. Container sideloader, X 825 i Sideloader able to handle containers 40 ft long, 579
  • Landis and Gyr Ltd. Ticket vending machine, X (790)
  • Lang, Zurich (Switz.), Albert. Ion exchange water purifier, NP (865)
  • Langton, J. W. Sheet Metal Production, (358)
  • Lapidus, Leon and Rein, Luus. Optimal Control of Engineering Processes, 1022
  • Lapworth Partners, Herbert, cons. engrs. Lambourn valley scheme: see above
  • Laurence Scott & Electromotors Ltd. 'Asval' (automatic voltage regulator) with thyristor control for all kinds of a.c. generator, 700 Centrifugal fan blowers, NP 44 i Larger motors to rationalized metric dimensions NP 447 i Main control panel for nuclear submarines, Poi Thyristors for variable-speed drives, X 467
  • Laval Memorial Lecture by C. R. Soderberg: Forty years of turbine power development in USA and Sweden, 817-8
  • Laver, F. J. M. Promising areas of application for computers in business management, engineering design and process control. Extracts from paper at Institution of Electrical and Electronics Technician Engineers, 209 i
  • Lawden Manufacturing Co. (Birmingham) Ltd. Plant for producing "Sweetsoil" fibrous fertilizer from unsorted domestic refuse, 60
  • Lawrence Ltd., J. W. Vehicle radiator manufacturing division acquired by Joshua Bigwood & Son Ltd., (579)
  • Leca (GB) Ltd. Hydrostatic drive equipment for kilns, 616
  • Lee, Howl & Co. Ltd. Small, general-purpose end-suction centrifugal pump, NP (179)
  • Leeds College of Commerce. B.Sc. degree in information sciences, (765)
  • Leeds University Rheumatism Research Unit: lubrication of human joints explained by fluid enrichment action, 579 Variable pressure recirculating water channel, 515-9 i
  • Lee, M. A. et al. Tunnel Diodes (403)
  • Legg (Industries) Ltd. Traction battery chargers, fully automatic, NP 340 i
  • Lehane Mackenzie & Shand. Errwood Reservoir for Stockport and District Water Board, 955
  • Le Havre (France). Port expansion, 196
  • Leipzig Spring Fair (GDR). Machine tool exhibits, X 450-1 i; other exhibits X 487-8 i Tracked bucket-chain carrier for excavator maintenance, X 487 i
  • Leslie, W. H. P. Numerical control program system developed at National Engineering Laboratory, 1011-5
  • Levens, A. S. Graphics Analysis and Conceptual Design, 982
  • Leith Harbour, entrance lock with sliding caissons, P 36-7 i
  • Leningrad Underground railway (USSR), (346)
  • Lenning Chemicals Ltd. Deacidification of formaldehyde, NP (252) Leybold-Heraeus GmbH (GFR). Titanium vacuum melting furnace cooled by eutectic of sodium and potassium ('nak') and needing no explosion barrier, for IMI, 742-3 i Leybold-Heraeus Ltd. Oil-sealed rotary vacuum pump, (435-6)
  • Ley's Malleable Castings Co. Ltd. Automatic Production Line, 469-70 i
  • Libby, Paul A. et al. Editors of Proceedings of the 1967 Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics Institute. (902)
  • Libyan government. Missile defence system; £100 mn order to BAC, C (761)
  • Liebert, F. P. and Dodd, G. E. Changing over to metric system in an engineering company, (Paper) 227
  • Lienesch, J. and Wade, W. Low exhaust emission of Stirling engines. Report at international meeting of General Motors Research Laboratories, (USA) 260
  • Lilley (Contractors) Ltd., F. J. C. Joint contract for aqueducts to Loch Turret Reservoir, C (881)
  • Linde AG (GFR). Micro-plasma manual welding equipment, NP 939 Welding wire feed unit, NP 752
  • Linden Cranes Ltd. New company to represent AB Linden-kranar (Sweden), (914)
  • Linning, W. A. and Wallace, F. J. Basic engineering thermodynamics, 827
  • Lintafoam Ltd. Boiler ordered by Boltons Superheater & Pipeworks Ltd., from Richardsons Westgarth (Hartlepool) Ltd., C (616)
  • Lintott Engineering Ltd., to work underwater research vessel for National Institute of Oceanography, (764)
  • Lipton Carburettor Co. Ltd. Stainless steel float for use with low s.g. fluids, (709)
  • Liquid Transfer Systems Ltd. Swivels, manhole covers, valves, nozzles, &c, NP 252 i
  • Lloyd Avon Consortium formed to pool the technical and marketing resources of Avon Rubber Co. Ltd., and F. H. Lloyd & Co. Ltd., (137)
  • Lloyd Instruments Ltd., J. J. Dynamometer eddy-current-brake, NP 215 i
  • Lloyd's Register of Shipping Annual report for 1967: several records broken, 649 Annual Summary of Merchant Ships Launched, 17 countries, 303
  • Loch Turret Reservoir. Aqueducts, joint contract to Balfour Beatty & Co. Ltd. and F. J. C. Lilley (Contractors) Ltd., C 881 i
  • Loch Turret Water Board. Micro-strainers by Glenfield and Kennedy, 876 i
  • Lockheed Precision Products Ltd. Blow-gun, low-cost, lightweight, NP 285 i Flexible hose, hypulse surge and pulse resistant, (711)
  • Loewy Robertson Engineering Co. Ltd. Constant-gap four-high mill for aluminium foil ordered by Comalco Products Pty Ltd., NSW (Australia), C (690) Equipment contract for Rumanian electric-cable making industry, C (182) Hydraulic extrusion press, 2,500-ton, P 4 i Skinpass strip finishing mill ordered for the Japanese steel industry, C (218) Stretch-reducing mill for seamless steel tube, P 58 i Takeover by Davy Ashmore Ltd., (580)
  • Lofts, K. H. Armoured fighting vehicles, FV.400 series, design parents and production, (Letter) 7
  • Londex Ltd. Autovent controller for lighting and ventilation of bathrooms and toilets without windows or air bricks, NP 527 i
  • London Stock Exchange. Central electronic equipment for price dissemination service ordered from Ferranti, C (804)
  • London Transport Traction control equipment and motor alternator rectifier sets for new surface stock trains ordered from AEI, C (957) Underground Railway control rooms: Divisional Centres. E. W. Wager, (Paper) 277 i Underground train sets ordered from Metropolitan-Cammell for Circle Line and Hammersmith and City Service, 838 Victoria Line Closed-circuit television network equipment for stations; contract awarded Peto Scott Ltd., C (253) Interior of a car under construction by Metropolitan-Cammell Ltd., P 266 i Opening dates announced, 685 Rolling stock for automatic train operation; new trains under public trial on Hainault-Woodford branch of the Central Line, 324-S i, (Letter) 403 Ticket-issuing machines ordered from National Cash Register Co. Ltd., C (449) V.h.f. intercom services within and between trains. Nelson Tansley Ltd., NP 134 i
  • London's third airport. Impending new enquiry not confined to Stansted, covering also Isle of Sheppey and Maplin Sands near Foulness, (Ldr.) 351 i
  • Long Manufacturing Co. Inc. (USA). Nearly 1,000 tractors, with spares, ordered from British Motor Corp. Ltd., CP (253)
  • Longden, E. Limits of productivity, (Letter) 1016
  • Loughborough College of Technology. Modular education for industry, conference, 663
  • Loughborough University of Technology. Atmospheric pollution by vehicle petrol engines: research contract awarded by Science Research Council, C (843) Ergonomics and cybernetics researchers to access value of air navigational aids, (464)
  • Lower Yarra river near Melbourne. Large bridge ordered through World Services and Construction Pty. Ltd. (Australia), 613
  • LT—see London Transport
  • LTH Electronics Ltd. Liquid level controller, miniature plug-in, NP (134) Process controllers, two-term analogue solid-state, NP (216)
  • LTV Aerospace Corporation. Dallas, Texas (USA). 25 25,000-ton High-Energy Forming Machine, 535 i
  • Lubcke, E. et al. Beurteilungsmasstabe fur Mechanische Schwingungen, (444)
  • Lucas Industrial Equipment Lucas Industrial Equipment Ltd. Pump motor units, X 753
  • Lurgi (UK) Ltd. Sinter plant in zinc:lead smelting plant of Imperial Smelting Corp. at Avonmouth, (730)
  • Lux, B. and Perlheftcr, N. Contribution a l'etude de couches protectrices pour le niobium a base de phases intermetalliques, (337)
  • Luzzadder, J. and Warren, P. E. Basic Graphics 2nd edn., 943
  • Lyons Ltd., Claude. A.c. constant-voltage regulator, NP 98 i
  • Lytag Ltd. Precast reinforced lightweight units, 613

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  • M. & C. Switchgear Ltd. Transfer point box for safe monitoring and control of conveyors in coal mines, P 426
  • Maastricht Airport (Neth,). Instrument landing system by Standard Telephones & Cables Ltd., 392
  • McAlpine & Sons Ltd., Sir Robert Consortium with Leonard Fairclough Ltd., to build M.6 Bypass link, C (882) Frozen-ground gas storage at Canvey Island methane terminal, 888 Roadway tunnel project, with Greenside-McAlpine heading machine, 735 i
  • McGonnagle, W. J. et al. Progress in Applied Materials Research, 942
  • McKay Machine Co. (USA). Coiled aluminium sheet coating line, 606-8 i
  • McKenzie, J. et al. Simultaneous Backward and Forward Cold Extrusion of Mild Steel. NEL Report No. 333, (362) The Simultaneous Forward Extension and Upsetting of Cans. NEL Report No. 333, (362)
  • Maclaren & Sons Ltd. Vulcanization and vulcanizing agents, (828)
  • McLeod (Contractors) Ltd., R. J. New road to Kyle of Lochalsh, C (843)
  • McNeil, Ian. Joseph Bramoh. A century of invention, 755
  • Macha, Zybnek. Device for determining the orientation of core samples from deep boreholes, 257
  • Machine Tool Trades Association Comment on Ministry of Technology provisional figures for December 1967, 305 International Exhibition held at Olympia, London, June-July 1968, (Ldrs.) 352-3, 949, X 958-60 i, 979-80 i, 1018-9 i President urges early support for metrication in 1975 by purchase of metric equipment, 59 The industry and the Government. Ralph Gabriel, president, 834
  • Mactaquac (Canada). Hydro-electric power development on St. John river for New Brunswick Electric Power Co., 766 i
  • Madan & Co. Ltd., Charles S. Air driven pump, NP (567)
  • Malcolm, I. C. Diehard thoughts on going metric, (Letter) 237
  • Malmo shipyard (Sweden). Goliath crane of 800 t lift capacity, for drydock, 415-6 i ; full data 551-4 i
  • Mambert, W. A. Presenting Technical Ideas, 942
  • Manchester Challenge, first of three 12,000-ton ocean-going container ships. Smith's Dock Co. Ltd., 913
  • Manchester Corporation Waterworks Committee. Water treatment works at Watchgate, near Kendal, construction contract provisionally awarded Kier Ltd., C (253)
  • Manchester Liners Ltd. Ocean-going container ship Manchester Challenge, 12,000-ton, first of three, 913
  • Manchester Ship Canal Co. 25-ton crane ordered from Stothert & Pitt Ltd., for Manchester-Montreal container service to be operated. Manchester Liners Ltd., 47
  • Manchester University. New turbo-machinery and internal combustion engineering laboratory, P 88 i
  • Mancunian Way, elevated road of prestressed concrete, P 90-1 i
  • Manex Technical Services Ltd. Humidity measuring devices, NP 131
  • Mangla dam. Binnie & Partners, cons. engr. to West Pakistan Water & Power Development Authority, P 94-5 i
  • Manning, G. P. Concrete reservoirs and tanks, 791
  • Maplin Sands near Foulness to be considered for London's third airport, (Ldr.) 351 i
  • Marcar and Co. Ltd. Hydraulic copying lathe from GFR, NP 861
  • Marchon Products Ltd. Simultaneous production of sulphuric acid and cement: exclusive world rights to Power-Gas Corporation Ltd., (289)
  • Marconi and Elliott Microelectronics. Microcircuit amplifier, X (824)
  • Marconi Co. Ltd. Airborne navigation and communications systems fitted in Piaggio 166 aircraft as flying exhibition "test bed", (378) British partner in Eurocan international space consortium, 834 Earth stations Bahrain and Hong Kong for public communications via Intelsat III, 206 Goonhilly II terminal for Intelsat III satellites, 893 i Microwave filters, NP (899) Military satellite, radio communication system contract for three terminals, 304 Modular radar transmitters ordered for NATO unmanned radar stations, C (253) Myriad II computer, &c for London traffic experiment, New Scotland Yard centre, C (727) Pulse code modulation transmission system ordered by London Midland Regional of BR to increase the telephone circuit capacity between Euston and Bletchley, C (616) Radio equipment for speech and teleprinter communications network ordered by Nigerian Railway Corp., C (182) Television system ordered for state of Bahia (Brazil), C (957) Tropospheric scatter radiotelephone system linking Jamaica with Grand Cayman, P 24 i Tropospheric scatter telephone and data communications system to link Belgium, Germany and Italy, for SHAPE headquarters Belgium, C (995) Waveguide circulator, 638
  • Marconi Instruments Ltd. Digital counters, NP 826 Moisture meter, NP 1020 Signal generators, X (570), 712 i Solid state signal generator combining amplitude and frequency modulation, NP 528 i Sweeper or signal generator levelling modulator, X (570) Test equipment, automatic. Marconi Instruments Ltd., X 824 Wide range oscillator, NP 1021
  • Marconi International Marine Co. Ltd. Autopilot automatic helmsman of ThrigeTitan A S (Denmark): marketing agreement, (839) Radar interswitching system for jointly using components of two systems in the same ship, NP 526 i "Raymarc transitorized radar to be installed in each of four 10,000-ton cargo liners for Nigerian National Shipping Lines Ltd., on order at Rheinstahl Nordseewerke (GFR), C (531)
  • Marks, A. S. C. Line Charts for Engineers, (573)
  • Marlow, J. British Rail's priorities, (Letter) 746
  • Marples Ridgway & Partners Ltd. Chalk cliffs stabilisation below Dover Castle, 627-8 i Glasgow inner ring road: Townhead stage completed, 620 i Grosvenor railway bridge, London: re-construction: preassembled half-arch being floated into position, P 91 i
  • Marron Machines Ltd. Portable polisher sander, NP (788)
  • Marryat and Scott Ltd. Escalator ordered for Old Street tube station to be manufactured under an agreement with Rheinstahl Eggers-Kehrhahn (GFR), C (182)
  • Marschall, E. Warmeubergang bei der Kondensation von Dompfen aus Gemischen mit Gasen, (127)
  • Marshall Conveyors Ltd. Overhead conveyor, X (789)
  • Marshall, D. A. Translator of Citroen 19191939, 902
  • Marshall, John W. Marshall Tri-Dyne, 90 b.h.p. true rotary engine, 431-4 i, 615
  • Marshall Richards. Improvements in shaving copper wire, 661 i
  • Martin, George and Willens, R. H., Coupling Research and Production, 1022
  • Martin, M. D. ICT 1901 used for Inspec (Information Service in Physics, Electrotechnology and Control), 600
  • Martindale Electric Co. Ltd. Air pressure ventilated protective clothing, NP (900)
  • Marton, John, et al. Sea City for 30,000 people off the Norfolk coast: a project for the Year 2120, P 395 i
  • Martonair Ltd. Pneumatic valve, push-button control, NP (752) Torque unit, NP (900)
  • Marwin Cutting Tools Ltd. Carbide cutters, 603 i
  • Marwin (Holdings) Ltd. Interests in n.c. machine tools extended, 993
  • Marwin Machine Tools Ltd. Min-E-Centre machining centres, of modular construction, n.c., X 958-9 i
  • Maschinenfabrik Reiners & Wiggermann (GFR). Hydrostatic dynamometer clutch, X 901 i
  • Maskin AB Tumas (Sweden). "Spider Bicycle", suspended one-man cradle for inspection and maintenance of facades, chimney stacks, &c., 257 i
  • Massey-Ferguson (UK) Ltd. Agricultural Tractor, MF 1100 105 hp, for Large-Scale Farming, 280 i Earthmoving machinery: extended range, 1002-3 i
  • Massey Ltd., B. & S. High-speed forging presses, also wide ram trimming and setting presses, ordered by Schmiedag AG (GFR), C (544) 'Hydrostamp' electro-hydraulic, doubleacting die forging machines, ten under MinTech pre-production order scheme, C (726)
  • Massonnet, Charles and Bares, Richard. Analysis of beam grids and orthotropic plates, 983
  • Matbro Ltd. Front-and-side fork-lift truck with electro-hydraulic drive, 305
  • Matbro (Sales) Ltd. Side and front fork truck, X 753
  • Materials Data Ltd. Packaged data retrieval systems facilitating selection of trade literature, 544
  • Materials Handling Equipment (GB) Ltd. Flameproof diesel mines tractors, rubber-tyred trailers, etc. ordered for Poland, C (449) Side-loading fork trucks, NP 179
  • Mather & Platt Ltd. Condensate extraction pumps ordered by AEI for two 660 MW turbine-generators at Hinkley Point "B" nuclear power station, C (378) Flameproof a.c. motor, X 123 i, NP (863) Hydrostatic sterilizer handling 84,000 cans:h, 814 i Metric-dimension motors, X (466)
  • Matthew Hall Engineering Ltd. Distillate hydro-treatment and fractionation unit for BP's refinery at Grangemouth, C (584)
  • Matthews & Yates Ltd., merged with Turner & Brown Ltd., for manufacture of plastics and fume extraction equipment, painting and decorating, B (378)
  • Matyas, J. and Borsky V. Computation by electronic analogue computers, 983
  • Maunsell & Partners, G., cons. engrs. Mancunian Way, elevated road of prestressed concrete, Manchester, P 90-1 i Western Avenue extension, London: delivering a 45-ton, 63-ft-wide precast concrete element by road from works of St. Albans Concrete Ltd., P 91 i
  • Maurer, William C. Novel rock drilling techniques, 827
  • Maus Ltd., J. M. J. Goliath crane, 800-ton, over drydock for 700,000-ton tankers in Kockums shipyard, Malmo (Sweden), by Krupp Ardelt GmbH (GFR), 415 i, (Letter) 479
  • Mavlyanov, Gani. Earthquake forecasting technique developed at Institute of Seismology, Tashkent, (219)
  • Mayor and Coulson Ltd. Bucket-wheel excavator, P 70 i Sorting and distribution scheme for Manchester parcel sorting office of GPO, C (218)
  • Mawdsley's Ltd. Air-cooled eddy-current coupling; static generators to provide infinitely variable frequency output, X 501 i
  • Maxam Power Ltd. Fluid logic control for paper trimming, 727 i
  • Maxwell Stamp Associates Ltd. The Free Trade Area Option: Opportunity for Britain, (637)
  • Maxwell, W. Paper of international sizes in relation to printing machines (Letter) 237
  • Maynard Lovell, S., county engineer and surveyor, West Riding CC. Rawcliffe bridge over Dutch river (Yorks.), 734 i
  • Mazda Car Sales (GB) Ltd., at Brands Hatch, 566 i
  • Measurement-Research Ltd. Modules for presenting signals from strain gauges to data loggers, NP (216)
  • Mecanique Industrielle d'Enghien (France). Constant voltage supply for electrolytic processes, NP 938
  • Mechanalysis International Ltd. Batteryoperated vibration analyser, NP 751 i
  • Mechanical Handling Exhibition, London, X 753 i, 789 i, 825-6 i
  • Medical & Industrial Equipment Ltd. Lowcost oxygen tent, NP 216 i
  • Medical engineering, (Ldr.) 833
  • Megator Pumps and Compressors Ltd. Sump and cellar draining pump, (675)
  • Meggitt Engineering Ltd. Abrasive belt machine, NP 788 i
  • [Meilli, E. (Switz.) "Snow Flex" articulated vehicle with non-metallic tracks for negotiating snow, X 510 i
  • MEL Equipment Co. Ltd. Control console for public telegraph traffic over international circuits at Cardinal House, London, relay centre, P 22 i Helium liquefying plant for low-temperature research at Exeter University, 875 i Magnetic core memories, NP (484) Radiation alarm monitor, NP 751 i
  • MeIonia, 210,000-ton tanker. Main data; launch of stern half, 818 i
  • Menzies, S. W. The Performance of a Combined Floor and Ceiling Off-Peak Heating System in a Highly Insulated House, (291)
  • Mercer Ltd., Thomas. Air gauging equipment, Clearline Wide Range system, NP 374 i
  • Merriman, J. H. H. Opening address at IEE colloquium on Pulse Code Modulation, 402 i
  • Mersey Docks and Harbour Board. Twelve tubular cargo cranes, contract awarded Stothert & Pitt Ltd., C (253)
  • Messer Griesheim GmbH Schweisstechnik (GFR). Micor light-radiation process for welding and brazing with special incandescent lamps, 957
  • Metal and Pipeline Endurance Ltd. Cathodic protection contract for North Sea gas feeder main, C (616) Underground pipeline location and mapping service, (839)
  • Metalife Ltd. "Cosmetic" decorative protective coating, NP 826 Liquid stainless steel for surface coating, NP (568)
  • Metallurgical Equipment Co. Ltd. Shell-core blowing machines, automatic and duplex, NP 287 i
  • Metals Research Ltd. "Supermarket" service giving immediate delivery of single metallic crystals for research purposes, NP (134)
  • Metalstik Ltd. Rubber elements in suspension of rolling stock for Victoria Line of London Transport, (325)
  • Metco Ltd. Bonding-sprayed metal, nickel aluminide, NP (568)
  • Meter-Flow Ltd. Flowmeter transducer with frequency-sensing device, NP 250 i
  • Meteorological Office. Experiments carried out using Ariel-3, first all-British satellite, 692-3 i
  • Metropolitan-Cammell Ltd. Cars for Victoria Line of London Transport, work in progress, P 266 i, 324-5 i Collapsible container, NP 482 Lightweight container, NP (899) Underground train sets ordered for Circle Line and Hammersmith and City service of LT, 838
  • Metropolitan Water Board. Circular reservoir of 450 ft. dia.: contract awarded Holland & Hannen and Cubbitts (Civil Engineering) Ltd., (135)
  • [[MHS International Ltd. Power-and-Free conveyor system, X 825
  • Micromatic Hone Corporation. (USA). Multisurface microphoning machine, X 907
  • Midland Electricity Board. Off-peak storage space heater occupying minimum space, 660 i, 664
  • Midland Silicones Ltd. Moulding release agent and low-temperature-curing varnish, NP (340) Silicone rubber in pellet form, (838) Two refrigeration sets for a methyl chloride cooling process ordered from York Shipley Ltd., C (414)
  • Milan (Italy). Municipal transport authority's complete reorganization using 1200 computer system of Honeywell Controls Ltd., 727
  • Milk Marketing Board creamery to be built at Alfreton, Derbys. Contracts awarded, 135
  • Millard, Patricia. Businessman's London, (247) Test facilities in the United Kingdom, 827
  • Millbank Films Ltd. Entropy: educational film for ICI Ltd., 655
  • Milligan, R. A. and Brooks, D. F. Precedence diagrams for critical path analysis, 556-7 i, 594-6 i, 636-7 i
  • Mills Scaffold Co. Ltd. Flue lining tubing, stainless steel flexible, (711)
  • Mining Equipment (London) Ltd. Hydraulic roof support equipment ordered for Hungarian coal industry, (583)
  • Ministry of Defence An Introduction to space, 982 Satellite communications mounted on RN ship, contract awarded Plessey Radar Ltd., C 290
  • Ministry of Labour Minister's speech at Institution of Locomotive Engineers annual luncheon, 393
  • Ministry of Power Advisory Council on Iron and Steel Research set up, 356
  • Ministry of Public Building and Works Committee on the Application of Computers in the Construction Industry: see separately Directory of construction statistics, 755 Foundations for telephone exchange, Hastings: quiet pile-driving system without neighbouring vibration, 394 Press conference on progress towards changeover; J. L. F. Stone appointed metrication officer, 951
  • Ministry of Technology Air transportable aircraft fuellers ordered from Gloster Saro Ltd., C (253) Aviation industry, bright future forecast in speech by Mr. John Stonehouse, Minister of State, 355 Government shares in International Computers (Holdings) Ltd., (Ldr.) 495-6 Hovercraft, International Conference at Southampton: Speech by Minister of State, 582 Industrial Instrumentation Project to help development by instrument manufacturers, 232 Machine tool industry, provisional figures for December 1967, 305 Microelectronics development contract for beam lead system for interconnecting metal oxide silicon transistor awarded Elliott-Automation Microelectronics Ltd. and Ferranti Ltd., 268 Military satellite radio communication system, contract for three terminals awarded Marconi Co. Ltd., 304 Minister's speech at UK seminar on Communication Satellite Earth Station Planning and Operation, 834 Pressure-vessel welding: financial aid to sponsor innovations, 875 Thick-film microelectronics: symposium at Leatherhead, 960
  • Ministry of Transport Freight container information, systems design study of application of automatic data processing commissioned from Elliott Brothers (London) Ltd., 6 Public transport research, including prospects for guided buses and cars. E. C. Williams, 8 Road track costs, (Ldr.) 301
  • Mintech—see Ministry of Technology
  • Minuteries Coupatan (France). Drum programmer, X 605 i
  • MIRA— see Motor Industry Research Association
  • Mirrlees (Engineers) Ltd. Screw pumps, positive displacement, axial-flow, NP 788 i
  • Mitchell, Alan C. What is an industrial designer ? (Letter) 237
  • Mitchell Construction. Sewerage and surface water drainage contract awarded by Chester-le-Street RDC, C (767)
  • Mitchell, Ewan: see Engineering Law in Subject Index
  • Mitchell, G. L. President of Institution of Plant Engineers, speech on standing and future role of this and other non-chartered institutions, 357
  • Mitchell Ltd., L. A. Ethylene carbonate recovery plant ordered for Rumania, C (414)
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (Japan). Silent pile drivers, multi-ram hydraulic, from Taylor Woodrow Construction Ltd., 764 i
  • Mitsubishi Shoji Kaisha & Toyota (GB) Ltd. Japanese cars at Brands Hatch, 566 i
  • Mitsui Construction Co. (Japan). Sewerage and disposal system for Brunei capitel, (955)
  • MoD—see Ministry of Defence.
  • Modern Hard Metals Ltd. Wheel profiling tool holder, NP 823 i
  • Modern Plastic Machinery Corporation. Rigid pvc plants for China, C (917)
  • Modern Telephones (GB) Ltd. Electro-writer system transmitting messages and sketches by v.h.f. radio, 621 i
  • Modern Wheel Drive Ltd. Twin-engined reduction gearboxes ordered by AB Lindholmens Vary for six USSR fishcarrier ships, C (584)
  • Moggridge, Hal et al. Sea City for 30,000 people off the Norfolk Coast: a Project for the Year 2120, P 395 i
  • MoL—see Ministry of Labour
  • Molian, S. Mechanisms: neglect of research; course at Borough Polytechnic, (Letter), 520
  • Molins Machine Co. Ltd. Six-axis, numericallycontrolled milling, boring, drilling and tapping machine ordered for National Engineering Laboratory to aid development, C (449)
  • Monk & Co. Ltd., A. Lancashire-Yorkshire (M62) contract awarded, C 727
  • Monometer Manufacturing Co. Ltd. Methane gas-fired furnaces, NP 941
  • Monsanto Co. (USA). Tyre and rubber industry marketing and research centre at Akron, Ohio, (582)
  • Moore Products Inc. Mini-Syncro pneumatic process control system, 500 i
  • Moore Reed & Co. Ltd. Pancake d.c. motors, 675 i Stepper motors, NP 133 i
  • MoPBW—see Ministry of Public Building and Works
  • Moroney, W. J. Microwave integrated, introduction to papers at Institution of Electrical Engineers colloquium, 232
  • Morris Ltd., B. O. Tungsten carbide burrs for small precision internal grinding, NP (788)
  • Morris Ltd., Herbert, and associated Craven Brothers. Overhead cranes for Ahwaz Rolling & Pipe Mills Co., Tehran, C (881)
  • Morris Ltd., Herbert. Goliath cranes for British Railways Freight liner terminals, P 66 i Linear motors available from stock, NP (408) Site loading and unloading equipment for container vehicles, 854 i
  • Mortimer, John. Review of An Introduction to space, 982 Review of Automotive technology series, 903 Review of Citroen 1919-1939, 902
  • Mossbauer, R. L. Radioactive resonance phenomenon applied in studies at National Bureau of Standards (USA), 946-7 i
  • MoT— see Ministry of Transport
  • Motherwell Bridge Thermal Ltd. Heavy-duty heat exchangers for Mobil refinery expansion at Coryton, P 462 i
  • Motoporter AG (Switz,). General purpose runabout load carrier, X (510)
  • Motor Industry Research Association Anti-jack-knifing brake control systems: Dewar Trophy awarded, 687 Ten-station fatigue testing machine with variable load capability. R. T. Booth and D. H. Wright, 204-6 i Vehicle impact testing facility; specifications. E. R. Laithwaite, 522-3 i
  • Motorola Semiconducteurs (France). H.f. power transistors, 638 i Quadruple transistor for computer core memory drives &c., X 605 i
  • Mott, Hay & Anderson; cons. engrs. Blackwall tunnel under the Thames: "Impalco" aluminium lining and lighting near portal, P 91 i Tyne tunnel, GB's largest compressed-air tunnelling scheme, P 91 i
  • Mowlem & Co. Ltd., John. Irrigation project in Northern Greece to be undertaken in association with George Chryssopoulos Inc., Athens, (615) Strand-force prestressing system ordered from Cable Covers Ltd. for new London Bridge contract, C (414)
  • Mottram, A. W. T. and Hurst, J. N. Closed cycle helium gas turbine enclosed within nuclear reactor pressure vessel: RollsRoyce proposal, (Paper) 844-S
  • Mower, Geoffrey, export manager of Fry's Metals Ltd., (Obit,) [2551
  • MSO-Cincinnati, Offenbach am Main (GFR). Small cylindrical precision grinding machines, 294 i
  • Mueller, Erwin et al (USA). Atom-Probe Field Ion Microscope, 260 i
  • Muirhead & Co. Ltd. Miniature standard cell, NP 250 Pulse code modulation telephone systems used commercially for facsimile transmission, P 23 i
  • Muirhead Group Modulator-demodulators (modems) for Datel services, contracts awarded by GPO, C (726) Weather chart transmission speed doubled, 804
  • Mulhall, E. and Parkinson, D. H. The Generation of High Magnetic Fields, (306)
  • Mullard Ltd. Cathode ray tube, portable, for use in transistorized oscilloscopes, NP 177 Electrolytic capacitors, large-sized, NP (134) Electronic Counting: Circuits, Techniques, Devices, (573) Electronic engineers post-graduate course partly at Southampton University, 652 Integrated circuits, 638 Integrated circuits usable in microminiature decade counter, X 754 Light-duty rectifier stacks, NP (216) Magnetron, miniature lightweight X-band, NP 483 Magnetrons, inexpensive, lightweight pulsed for x-band, sea and air radar, NP (412) Thyristor power control, X 502 Television colour tubes manufacture at Simonstone, Lancs, 738-9
  • Muller, E. Review of Temperature control, 982
  • Munich Post Office (GFR). Shell vault over parcels terminal, P 38-9 i
  • Murfitt Bulk Transporters Ltd. Container side transfer unit, P 67 i
  • Myklestad, Nils 0. Cartesian Tensors, (637)
  • Mysore Acetate and Chemical Co. Ltd. (India). Gavaert process plant producing triacetate for photographic film, (955)
  • Mytton, R. J. et al. Printed thick film circuits, graphic active devices (gads). Paper at IEE IERE joint conference, 624

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  • N. S. Accumulators Ltd. Electric scooter for individual transportation within large buildings, 617
  • Napier & Son Ltd. Acoustic cladding of diesel engines with open-celled foam supporting a heavy external skin, NP 285
  • Nassau Smelting and Refining Co. (USA). Continuous casting and rolling of copper rod, 295-6 i
  • Natgas Ltd., formed to manufacture naturalgas-fired for infra-red heaters, domestic cookers, (914)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (USA) Electron-beam welding: experimental work for Apollo space vehicle applications programme, 1024-5 i Highest-known laser frequency measurement, 419 i
  • National Bureau of Standards (USA) Bolovac instrument for voltage and current measurement at high frequencies, 679-80 i Colour research, 713-5 i High-flux reactor at Gaithersburg, Maryland (USA) becomes critical, 793-4 i Mossbauer spectroscopy used in studies, 946-7 i Piston Gauge for High-Pressure Measurement, 348 i Pressure transducers evaluation at test procedures, 944-5 i
  • National Cash Register Co. Ltd. Century Series data processors using magnetic film coated short rods instead of ferrite cores, NP 483 i Photochromic micro image, desk-top system for information storage, 394 i Ticket-issuing machines ordered for Victoria Line of London Transport, C (449)
  • National Coal Board. Mining Research Establishment merging with Central Engineering Establishment, 651
  • National Computing Centre. Management educational course, 582 Nearly 300 firms in UK using computers for distribution problem, 690
  • National Council of Corrosion Societies, set up by three British societies, (840)
  • National Engineering Laboratory (NEL) Application of Hydrostatic Pressure to Metal Working. Part I—Extrusion, Part II— Drawing, Part III—Forging and Other Processes. Reports Nos. 334, 335, 336. H. L. D. Pugh, 430 Elevated Temperature Fatigue Tests on a Carbon Manganese Steel Using a Computer to Interpret the Results. Report No. 337, (362) Hard Metals for Tribological Applications. Report No. 313. D. Scott, (127) Orifice Plates: edge sharpness measurement. G. R. Gallacher, 783-5 i Simultaneous Backward and Forward Cold Extrusion of Mild Steel. Report No. 332, (362) (The) Simultaneous Forward Extension and Upsetting of Cans. Report No. 333, (362) Stress 'Strain Curves for Selected Steels and Non-Ferrous Metals under Large Compressive Strains. Report No. 325 by E. Whitfield (48) Substitute Alloys as Bearing Materials. Report No. 320 by D. Scott, (48) Velocity Measurement by Magnetic Recording Technique. Report No. 246. A. Russell, (105)
  • National Gas Turbine Establishment. High-altitude supersonic aero-engines test chamber, P 76-7 i
  • National Industrial Space Committee deplores British withdrawal from Eldo, 689
  • National Institute of Agricultural Engineering. Automatic guidance of farm tractors, proposals, X (436)
  • National Institute of Oceanography To house British Oceanographic Data Service, 499 Underwater research vessel to be worked by Lintott Engineering Ltd., (764)
  • National Iranian Oil Co. Gas trunkline 700 miles long to be built; gas treating complex contract awarded Costain & Press (Overseas Services) Ltd., 802
  • National Libraries Committee set up to examine future of British Museum Library, &c, 59
  • National Machine Tool Builders' Association (USA). Machine tool exports and imports: statement submitted to US Government on serious imbalance due to non-tariff barriers erected by foreign governments, 418-9
  • National Physical Laboratory (NPL) Balance of Novel Design, used to calibrate the masses of a 50-tonf (500 kN) standard machine. J. E. Furse, 167-8 i Hovercraft Unit pursuing research and development previously conducted by Hovercraft Developments Ltd., 998-9 i
  • National Research Development Corporation. Crack detector, eddy-current, portable instrument developed by Admiralty Development Laboratory, NP 483 i
  • National Society for Clean Air. Blackpool conference in 1967, (328)
  • National Swedish Institute for Building Research. Quality of Dwelling and Housing Areas, report as consultant to ECE Committee on Housing, Building and Planning, 346
  • NCK-Rapier Ltd. Crawler-mounted crane, to be partially dismantled for transport, 529 Truck with hydraulically-powered outriggers, NP 753
  • Neptune, H.M.S. Naval base for Polaris submarines at Faslane (on the Gareloch) and Coulport (on Loch Long), 694-5 i
  • Netherlands Dock and Shipbuilding Co. (Royal Dutch Shell). M.V. Melania, 210,000-ton tanker: main data; launch of stern half, 818 i
  • Neumo Ltd. Container filling machine, NP 788
  • Neville, M. W. Level crossing risks, (Letter) 279
  • New Brunswick Electric Power Co. Hydroelectric power development on St. John river, 766 i
  • New Conveyor Co. Ltd. Iron ore crushing and screening plant ordered for SCW division of British Steel Corporation, C (449)
  • Newalls Insulation & Chemical Co. Ltd. Pipe insulation for heating and ventilating, (711)
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, University of. New electrode for electrochemical cells, 153
  • Newcomb, T. P. and Spurr, R. T. Braking of rood vehicles, 943
  • Newland, D. E. Innovations in Mechanical Engineering, 942
  • Newland Engineering Co. Ltd. Cantilever loader for containers &c, NP (899)
  • Newman Hender (Woodchester) Ltd. Bellows sealed valves for nuclear-generating station at Pickering, ordered by Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario, C (182) Wellhead "Christmas Tree" for Zakum oil field off east coast of Arabia, P 302 i
  • Newnes Ltd., George. Dictionary of Applied Geology, Mining and Civil Engineering, (278)
  • Newport Forge and Engineering Ltd. Power air conveyor for wet mixes, granular materials, &c, NP 981
  • Newport Instruments Ltd. Moisture quantity analyser depending on nuclear magnetic resonance, X (435)
  • Newport Suspension bridge for Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (USA). New pretensioning anchorage system, 716
  • Newton Collins Ltd. Dust extractor, self-contained, (12)
  • Nicola, M.V. First of SD 14 standard dry-cargo vessels for replacing wartime-built Liberty ships. Austin & Pickersgill Ltd., 691
  • Nigerian National Shipping Lines, Ltd. Four 10,000-ton cargo liners on order at Rheinstahl Nordseewerke (GFR), C (531)
  • Nightingale, R. A. of Marconi Co. Ltd., (Obit.), (378)
  • Nippon Kokan (Japan) to build frozen ground storage units under licence from Conch International Methane Ltd., (802)
  • Noble & Lund Ltd. Plano milling machine, X (980)
  • Nord-Aviation: see Societe Nationale de Constructions Aeronautiques Nord-Aviation
  • Nord Aviation (France) and Vosper Thornycroft. Wire-guided missile firing as surface-to-surface armament in small naval craft, helicopters &c, 923
  • Nordhoff, Professor Heinrich, former president and managing director of Volkswagenwerk AG, (Obit.), 687
  • Nordostschweizerische Kraftwerke AG (Switz.). Re-processing of irradiated fuel assemblies, contract awarded UKAEA, 720
  • North-Bohemian Chemical Works. Combined NPK-1 fertilizer production plants at Lovosice (Czech,). 688 i
  • North British Engine Works: see Barclay Curie & Co.
  • North British Engineering Exhibition at Glasgow, 393
  • North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board. Pumped-storage at Foyers on Loch Ness, 128 i Report and accounts, 874 Synchronous starting trials at Ceannacroc hydro-electric power station &c, 775
  • North Sea gas Bacton terminal: progress, 35 Drillship, 23,000-ton converted whale factory. Gas Council-Amoco Group, 837 First Government contract: conditions and prices prospects. Sir Henry Jones, chairman of Gas Council, 429 Pipeline through the Fens: film. Laing Pipelines consortium, 689 i Pipeline under River Thames: buoyancy tanks being checked, P 302
  • Northey Rotary Compressors Ltd. Two-stage compressor to supply oil and particle-free air, NP 375
  • Northfield Industrial Fabrications Ltd. Dumper product line of Road Machines (Drayton) Ltd., acquired, (580)
  • Northrop Tractors Ltd., businesses purchased by J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd., (578)
  • Northwest Airlines, the international American airline. Smiths servo counter pointer altimeters ordered for sixteen Boeing 727-200 airliners, C (253)
  • Norway. Electricity supply figures, (293)
  • Notarys, Harris A. Superfluidity of liquid helium at very low temperatures destroyed by an electric field, 420
  • Nouaille-Degorse, J. Using plastics in cars, 891
  • Nuclear Design and Construction Ltd. Portable boring and facing machine for Wylfa, 439-40 i
  • Nuclear Power Group Ltd. Pipework for Hunterston-B nuclear power station, contract awarded to Stewarts and Lloyds Pipework Engineering, C (414)
  • Nuttall Sons & Co. (London) Ltd., Edmund. Leith Harbour, port works, P 36-7 i Roll-on roll-off ferry terminal at Swansea, contract awarded by British Transport Docks Board, C (617) Tyne tunnel, largest compressed-air tunnelling scheme, P 91 i
  • Nutting, D. C. Review of Creativity and performance in industrial organization, 756
  • NV Intermetaal (Neth.). TISTIM, new company formed jointly with TI Stainless Tubes Ltd., (137)
  • Nye, R. H. What is a motor vehicle? High Court decision re 30-ton earth scraper, 358

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  • O'Conner & Co. Ltd., A. S. Adhesives Directory 1967 68, (278)
  • OECD: see Organisation for European Cooperation & Development
  • Office for Scientific and Technical Information. Metallurgical information transfer to be studied by Aslib, 231
  • Ogorkiewicz, R.M. Battle Tank for the 1970's: MBT-70 joint USA-GFR design with innovations, 192-3, 198-200 i Fighting vehicles: trends in tank design, 563-.5 i French anti-tank guided missiles, 334-5 i Production of tanks (Letter), 117
  • Ohio Body Manufacturing Co. (USA). All-riveted, frameless, stainless steel box-van semi-trailer, built in UK by Charrold Ltd., NP 250 i
  • Oldfield, G. E. Titanium and its alloys: investment castings, 706-8 i
  • Olin Mathieson Ltd. High-pressure testing gauge for calibration of Bourdon tube gauges, &c, NP 529
  • Oliver Byrne, F. 0. W. Review of A traveller's guide to health, 1023
  • Olofsson Corporation. (USA). Precision chucking and boring machine, X 905 i
  • Olsen, G. H. et al. Printed thick film circuits, graphic active devices (gads). Paper at IEE IERE joint conference, 624
  • Omega Laboratories Ltd. Modulation meter, 712
  • Opitz, H. et al. Funkenerosion mit statischen Impulsgeneratoren, (444) Moglichkeiten zur Verbesserung des Gerouschverhaltens con Zahnradgetrieben —Verschleissuntersuchungen an Zahnradgetrieben. H. Opitz et al. (481) Untersuchung fiber die technische Ausnutzung von Werkzeugmacshinen and Ermittlung von Werkstiickcharakteristiken, 127
  • Opperman Gears Ltd. Co-axial helical geared and worm-geared motors, NP 286 i
  • Optec Reactors Ltd. Lumex endoscope for small aperture U.V. crack detection in cavities, 709
  • Optical Society of America. Colour: definition, (713)
  • Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD) Ministerial meeting on Science and Technology: reports on research, information and the "technological gap", 534
  • Ormistan, M. and Meikle, G. Elevated Temperature Fatigue Tests on a Carbon Manganese Steel using a Computer to Interpret the Results. NEL Report No. 337, (362)
  • Oroville dam, earth and rock-fill, on Feather river, Cal.; highest and largest dam in USA, P 96
  • Osborn & Co. Ltd., Samuel. Electroslag refining plant with two 2-ton induction furnaces, P 16 i
  • Osborn Manufacturing Co. Ltd. Electric incinerator for bulk destruction of wet or dry organic waste, 603
  • Osborne, G. J. and Ball, K. J. Space Vehicle Dynamics, (278)
  • OVF Ltd. Bellows pump for transfer of corrosive liquids, NP (941)
  • Owen Organization Training Services department. Schools and consultancy for small firms, (Ldr.) 461
  • Oxley Dempster Ltd. Crude oil storage tanks at Ellesmere Port Refinery, contract awarded by Burmah Oil Trading Ltd., C (804)
  • Oxley, HMAS, submarine. Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., P 34 i
  • Oxford Instrument Co. Ltd. Superconductive quadrupole magnet for CERN 28 GeV proton-synchrotron, 196

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  • Pacific Steel Ltd., (NZ). Walking beam type reheating furnace ordered from Stein Atkinson Stordy Ltd., C (726)
  • Pack, Ludwig. Raumzuordnung und Raumform von Biiround Fabrik-gebduden, (127)
  • Padden, T. W. Seminar on going metric, (Letter) 358
  • Page Engineering Co. Ltd. Agreement with Les Modeles Francais, Saint Maur (France) for reciprocal sales representation, (614)
  • Pakistan Eastern Railway. Three resignalling schemes, contracts awarded AEI-General Signal Ltd., C (584)
  • Pakord Ltd. Vehicle cargo control securing loads against movement during transit, X (789)
  • Palleted Casehardening Salts Ltd. Case hardening salt, compacted mixture, NP 788
  • Paloma Industry K.K. Nagoya (Japan). Automatic foundry system to produce bronze and brass castings ordered from Rubery Owen & Co. Ltd. C (253)
  • Pan American Airways. STC digital computer based Automatic Data Exchange ordered for Pan Am building at Heathrow Airport, C (531)
  • Panteg Works of British Steel Corporation. Grinding machine, 883
  • Paris Convention on nuclear third party liability, 576
  • Paris international electronic components show, (542), X 570 i, 591 i
  • Paris-Orleans inter-city centre train service, 853 i
  • Park Gate Iron and Steelworks. Closure of basic open-hearth shop, 268
  • Parkeston Quay, Harwich. Cranestat thryistor control of container-handling cranes, 815 i
  • Parkins, R. N. Mechanical treatment of metals, 867
  • Parkinson Cowan Compteurs Ltd. Gas conditioning equipment as ordered by East Midlands Gas Board, 446, C (486) High-pressure test rig for gas equipment, 578 i Slam shut safety valve, NP (899)
  • Parkinson Cowan Ltd. Acquiring control of GWB Furnaces Ltd., and GWB Boilers Ltd., (578) Gas meter, high pressure, positive rotary displacement, NP 177 i
  • Parkinson, D. H. and Mulhall, E. The Generation of High Magnetic Fields, (306)
  • Parliamentary and Scientific Committee. Meeting on research and likely future trends in public transport, including prospects for guided buses and cars, 8
  • Parr, N. L., editor of Materials for Engineers series: sec this heading in Subject Index
  • Parsons & Co. Ltd., C. A. Centrifugal barrel-type compressor ordered by Humphreys & Glasgow Ltd., for paraxylcne plant in Czechoslovakia, CP (182) Superconducting electric motor project to undergo field trials at Fawley power station, 247 Turbo-generating plant: export orders, C (841) Turbo-generator sets, 500 MW, in Ferrybridge-C power station, P 18 i Turbo-generator sets, two of 500 MW ordered through James Howden & Parsons of Canada Ltd., for Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario, C (290)
  • Parsons & Whittmore Lyddon Ltd. Plant for Industrias de Celulosa Arauco SA pulp mill in Chile, ordered from Babcock & Wilcox (Operations) Ltd., C (917)
  • Paul Products Ltd., K. S. Anti-seizing compound, NP (863)
  • Paul, R. J. A. Review of Computation by electronic analogue computers, 983
  • Payne & Sons Ltd., P. P. New heavy-duty insulating materials, X 502
  • P-E Consulting Group Ltd. "Hocus" simplified simulation technique, NP 133 i Technical division: new headquarters at Lubbock House adjoining Windsor Great Park, P 837 i
  • Peacock (Sprayways) Ltd., J. C. Paint or Plastics Finish dual continuous coating line for tubular furniture, 365-6 i
  • Pearson, K. W. International Communications by satellite using Pulse Code Modulation with time -sharingfor multi-access, 402 i
  • Pearson Machine Tool Co. Ltd. New large fabrication shop for hydraulic press brakes and guillotine shears, 304 Two-ram gap press for Sattahip shipyard of Royal Thai Navy, 721 i
  • Pegson Ltd. Submersible pump, lightweight, NP (788)
  • Pegwell Bay Hoverport plans accepted, 993
  • Pel Ltd. Tubular furniture frames, dual continuous coating line for paint or plastics finish, 365-6 i
  • Pels (Agencies) Ltd., Henry, to sell Zeiss optical measuring equipment for engineering industries throughout GB, (954)
  • Pendred, B. W. Retirement from editorship of The Engineer in succession to his father and grandfather: tributes by C. C. Healey as Chairman of Morgan-Grampian Ltd. and by L. Drucquer as chairman of CEI, (Ldr,). 539 i
  • Penfold Engineering & Construction Ltd. Dredging equipment for river authorities, 601 i
  • Pennsalt Ltd. Vacuum pump for chemical processing &c, (675)
  • Perfection Parts Ltd. Tank level gauge, NP 569 Surface temperature tester for heating and industrial applications, NP (134)
  • Perlhefter, N. and Lux, B. Contribution a l'etude de couches protectorices pour le niobium a base de phases intermetalliques, (337)
  • Permutit Co. Ltd. Automatic water softener for small industrial user, X 676
  • Pernix Enthone Ltd. Completely automatic effluent treatment plants as despatched to USA, P 71 i
  • Peto Scott Ltd. Closed-circuit television network equipment for stations on Victoria Line, contract awarded by London Transport Board, C (253)
  • Petrocarbon Developments Ltd. Pressure vessels for a cryogenic hydrogen processing plant in Sicily, ordered from English Electric Ltd., 15431
  • Petroleos Mexicanos. Liquid ethylene tanker ordered from Swan Hunter & Tyne Shipbuilders, C (167)
  • Petroleum Information Bureau. Preliminary figures for 1967 show record UK consumption, P 357
  • Arthur Pfeiffer Hochvakuumtechnik GmbH, Arthur, (GFR) and Pfeiffer Vacuum Eng. (GB) Ltd. Turbo molecular pump, NP 675
  • Pfizer Ltd. Specialized metal strip, including ductile high-purity cobalt, NP (134)
  • Philips Computer Industries (Neth.). Expansion of activities at Apeldoorn, 256
  • Philips Gloeilampenfabrieken NV (Neth.) Analogue-digital converter; d.c. microvolt picoammeter, NP 568 Conductivity meter, direct-reading, 294, NP 1020 i Digital pH-meter, NP 569 Low-frequency measuring system with solid-state generators, etc., 451 Magnetic tape heads for multi-track fast recording and reproducing, 183 i Microvoltmeter, high stability a.c., (293) Numerical control system for machine tools: flexible operation without electronic complexity, 379-81 i Portable oscilloscope, NP 865 Portable strip-chart recorder, NP 865 X-ray diffractometer measuring panel, X 862
  • Phillips Consultants. Residential building at Glen Ayre site of Southampton University, using prefabricated wall, floor and roof units, P 87 i
  • Phillips Drill Co. (UK) Ltd. Concrete stud anchors in concrete and masonry: fixing system, NP 864
  • Phillips, L. W. C., borough architect, Wandsworth. Putney Public Swimming Baths, 504-S i
  • Physical Society. Annual exhibition, X 435-6 i
  • Pierhead (an Alfred Booth company). Prestressed concrete flooring for the new Bath University, C (882)
  • Pilkington Brothers Ltd. Continuous-process float-glass production plant controlled by Logicon solid-state electronic system, P 84 i Glass Age Development Committee: Sea City for 30,000 people off the Norfolk Coast, a Project for the Year 2120, (Ldr.) 387, P 395 i Steam turbo-alternator, 1,500-kW multi-stage back-pressure, ordered from W. H. Allen Sons & Co., for Cowley Hill Works, St. Helens, PB (47)
  • Pinchin Johnson & Associates Ltd. Grey electro-primer for electropainting of car wheels in BMC Morris division, Cowley, 303 i
  • Pines Engineering Co. (USA). Numerically controlled bending machine, X 905
  • Pioneer Designs Ltd., has taken over Flexible Circuits Ltd., forming Pioneer Circuits Ltd., (615)
  • Pirelli General. Distribution pillar for Protected Multiple Earthing, X 503
  • Planer Ltd., G. V. Thermoelectric modules for generating power from radioisotopes, colloquium, 245 i
  • Plasser Railway Machinery (GB) Ltd., to supply 44 track lining machines for BR, C (218)
  • Plastic Coatings Ltd. Coatings with pvc, nylon, polyethylene and Penton, 234 i Continuous machine for coating wirework by fluidized-bed process, Colour P 395 i
  • Plastic Constructions Ltd. Hydrofluoric acid washing facilities ordered by Thermal Syndicate Ltd., for vitreous silica plant in Poland, C (544)
  • Plastic Rotational Mouldings Ltd. Moulding plant for rotational plastics, P 11 i
  • Plastics by Denbar Ltd. Low-cost oxygen tent, NP 216 i
  • Plastics Conduits Ltd. Electrical conduit, "Univolt", made in Austria, X (503)
  • Plastics Institute. New headquarters opened; may amalgamate with Institution of the Rubber Industry to form joint Polymer Institute, (Ldr.) 148-9
  • Plenty & Son Ltd. Self-draining filters NP (941)
  • Plessey-ATE Telecommunicacoes Ltd a to I instal telephone exchange system in 19 cities in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil for Companhia Telefonica Brasileira, C (218)
  • Plessey Automation Group Data transmission equipment ordered for British Railways, C (486) Transfer point box for safe monitoring and control of conveyors in coal mines, P 426
  • Plessey Co. Ltd. Airborne Accessories Corp. (USA) acquired, Plessey Airborne Inc. formed, (581) Data transmission system ordered by Irish Sugar Co., C (616) Electroluminescent devices production unit bought by F. W. Hopwood Developments Ltd., (838) Joint development company formed with International Computers Ltd. (ICL), (Ldr.) 495-6 Light detectors, integrating, for character recognition &c., X (605) Microelectronics capability surveyed at one-day seminars, 886-7 i Microelectronics custom design service for integrated circuits being extended to entire British electronics industry, (486) Oscillator, miniature X-band using the Gunn effect, NP (410)
  • Plessey Components Group. Five licensing agreements concluded with Industrialimport (Romania) for expansion of trade with eastern Europe, (137)
  • Plessey Dynamics Group. Advanced nozzle actuation system ordered for VAK 191.B V STOL in GFR, C (616) Aircraft hydraulic equipment for Soko Aircraft Co. (Yugoslavia), contract, C (253)
  • Plessey Electronics Group Automatic climatological recording station, NP 178 i Radio receiving terminals, 712
  • Plessey Radar Ltd. Air surveillance radar ordered for BasleMulhouse international airport, C (378) Satellite communications, first to be mounted on RN ship, Ministry of Defence (Navy) contract, C 290 Weather satellites ground station at Cowes, P 24 i
  • Pneumatic Control Equipment Ltd. Pneumatically-powered automatic infeed attachment for centreless grinders, NP 4451
  • Polak, P. Effects of spiral labyrinths on disc drag, 155-7 i
  • Pollard Bearings & Power Transmission Ltd. Transmission belting, synthetic, X (789)
  • Polydrom AB (Sweden). Sheds and halls, airsupported nylon-reinforced pvc, 258
  • Poole, S. and Jackson, P. A. Electrical control engineering, volumes 1 & 2, 756
  • Porcheville 'B' power station of Electricite de France: single-shaft 600 MW turboalternator commissioned, 618-9 i
  • Porous Plastics Ltd. Filter candles for gas and liquids, NP (941)
  • Portable Welders Ltd. Spot welding gun, 640
  • Porter Paints Ltd. Development of commercial applications for electron-beam radiation curing of coatings, Colour P facing 235-6 i
  • Potterton Ltd., Thomas. Fully automatic boilers convertible from town gas to natural gas, NP (786)
  • Powell Duffryn Engineering Co., Ltd. Filters for handling cement and clinker dust, Sly automatic air cleaning, ordered by Tunnel Portland Cement Co. through F. L. Smidth & Co., (135) Oil terminals in Scotland, contracts to Esso Petroleum Co. Ltd., (135) 100-ton bogie rail tank wagon for Amoco (UK) Ltd., C (881)
  • Powell Duffryn Ltd. Lorry-mounted hoist, X 753
  • Power Centre Co. Ltd. Busbar spurduct trunking, X 503 i
  • Power Gas Corporation. Ltd. Alkyl amines plant contract for Romania, C (804) Ammonium sulphate from gypsum, plant ordered for USA, C (290) Simultaneous production of sulphuric acid and cement: exclusive world rights from Marchon Products Ltd., (289) Titanium dioxide plant at Trivandrum: contract awarded by Travancore Titanium Products, C (804)
  • Power Lifts Ltd. Right-angle roller transfer unit for gravity roller conveyor lines, 640
  • Poznan International Trade Fair, 991
  • Prain, Sir Ronald. Copper production growth estimate, 800
  • Pratchitt Bros. Ltd. Drying cabinet, (673)
  • Precious Metals Depositors Ltd. Gold plating on Aricl-3 satellite, 692
  • Precision Instrument Co. Palo Alto, Cal. (USA). Prototype laser-coded recording/reproducing system, speed 12 million bits s, packing density 645 million bits,fin2 on polyester tape, 384
  • Precision Instrument (UK) Ltd. British associate of Precision Instrument Co. (USA): see above
  • Precision Systems Co. Inc. (USA). Screen printer for thick film circuit patterns, X 824 i
  • Pressed Steel Fisher Co. Electrophoretic painting of car bodies by Electrocoat, developed jointly with ICI Paints Division 248-9 i
  • Price & Pierce (Machinery) Ltd. Container crane, low-cost Swedish-designed, X 884 i
  • Priestman Brothers Ltd. Mustang 90 excavating machine, four-wheel-drive hydraulicallyoperated, P 70 i
  • Prince-Smith & Stells Ltd. Drawing and spinning frames for Hield Brothers, of Bradford, C (882)
  • Prinknash Abbey, monastery in Gloucestershire: reinforced concrete columns, optimum design by computer, W. S. Atkins & Partners, 877
  • Pritchard, Sir Derek. Agricultural engineers export two-thirds of output, 684
  • Production Engineering Research Association (PERA). Numerically-controlled machine tools, joint advisory service, 268
  • Production Tool Alloy Co. Ltd. End mills, NP (940)
  • Promyslov, Vladimir. Moscow in Construction: Industrialized Methods of Building, (444)
  • Protech Advisory Services Ltd. Leak detector for gases, (709)
  • Prym Werke KG, William, (GFR). Steplessly variable drive, NP 981
  • Pryor & Son Ltd., Edward. Automatic drill marking machine for up to 10,000 components h, NP (287)
  • Pugh, H. LI. D. Application of Hydrostatic Pressure to Metal Working. Part I— Extrusion, Part II—Drawing, Part III— Forging and Other Processes. (NEL Report Nos. 334, 335, 336), 430 Pummel! Ltd., W. J. Headquarters for P-E Consulting Group, technical division, at Lubbock House adjoining Windsor Great Park, P 837 i
  • Purchas, D. B. Industrial Filtration of Liquids, (573)
  • Pyrene Co. Ltd. De-rusting paste, thixotropic, 712
  • Pye Telecommunications Ltd. Electrowriter system transmitting messages and sketches by v.h.f. radio, 621 i Radiotelephones v.h.f. and u.h.f. between mobile and fixed stations, 712
  • Pye Thermal Bonders (Cambridge). Dielectric heat installation for drying of timber, (802)
  • Pye TVT Ltd. Closed-circuit television traffic control system for City of Liverpool, C (218)

Q

  • Qadirabad barrage, Pakistan, P 94-5 i
  • Quay Handling Ltd. Site loading and unloading equipment for container vehicles 854 i Quebec Hydro-Electric Commission. Transformers for 735 kV power transmission system ordered from Siemens, C (882)
  • Queen Elizabeth II. Brown Pametrada steam turbines as main propelling machinery, P 13 i Launching, (Ldr.) (2), P 12 Radio equipment from International Marine Radio Co., 1004 i
  • Queen's Award to Industry. Recipients in the engineering and allied industries, 650
  • Quickfit & Quartz Ltd., contract to supply UKAEA with all its high-vacuum stopcock requirements in UK, (47)
  • Quince, Peter: see "Spin-off" citations in Subject Index

R

  • Racal Instruments Ltd. Counter, frequency, NP 826
  • Racal Communications Ltd. Agreement with Milgo Electronics Corp. for introducing modulator demodulators for high-speed data transmission over rented telephone lines, (764)
  • Radiotechnique-Compelec (France). Power transistor, X 605
  • Ramblers Motors (USA). AMC 6.5 litre high performance V6 engine installed in new AMX sports car, 356
  • Rankin, J. A. Workshop Processes and Materials for Mechanical Engineering Technicians. Vol. 1, (599)
  • Rapid Magnetic Ltd. Induced-roll electromagnetic mineral separator, NP 99 i
  • Rautaruukki Oy, Raahe (Finland). Steelworks comprising blast furnace, oxygen steel plant, continuous casting plant and plate mill, from Davy & United Engineering Co. Ltd., 49-SO i
  • Ray, D. C. et al. Engineering concepts and perspectives, 827
  • Raychem Ltd., wire-to-connector soldering, microminiature, NP (412)
  • RCA Great Britain Ltd. Flight information display system at Heathrow Airport, contract awarded by British European Airways, C (531)
  • Reading University. Two-phase linear motor, X (436)
  • Rederi AB Transatlantic (Sweden). Atlantic Span, Roll-On Lift-On Ferry for Cars and Containers, 293 i
  • Redhead & Son Ltd., John. Sea Freightliner II, cellular container ship with automatic engine room watch-keeping and remote control, 392 i
  • Redifon Air Trainers Ltd. Three HS.801 Maritime Reconnaissance (Nimrod) aircraft simulator complexes ordered by Mintech, C (218)
  • Redifon Ltd. VC10 digital flight simulator with colour visual flight system for RAF at Brize Norton, C (767)
  • Reece, P. O. and Booth, L. G. The Structural Use of Timber, Code of Practice CP 112 with commentary, [126]
  • Reed, A. B. D. Superconducting motors, (Letter) 705
  • Reed & Mallik Ltd. Loudwater Viaduct in M40 motorway, P 651 i Prefabricated wall, floor and roof units for residential building at Glen Ayre site of Southampton University, P 87 i
  • Reichmann & Sohn Elektromaschinenfabrik (GFR). Heavy-duty high-speed grinder, X 901
  • Rein, Luus; and Lapidus, Leon. Optimal Control of Engineering Processes, 1022
  • Reliance Controls Ltd. Helical potentiometers, NP 43
  • Reliance Telephone Co. Ltd. Signal programmer, NP 751 i
  • Reliant Motor Co. Ltd. 50,000th Reliant Regal 3 25 three-wheeler, (688)
  • Rendel, Palmer & Tritton; cons. engrs. Leith Harbour: port works, P 36-7 i
  • Renishaw Iron Works. Closure of two blast furnaces, 268
  • Renold Ltd. Roller chain primary drive, P 29 i
  • Resolution and Warspite, HMS, nuclear-powered submarines, P 32-3 i
  • Resource, RFA, fleet replenishment ship, P 33 s
  • Reunion Internationale des Laboratoirei d'Essais et de Recherches sur les Materiaux et les Constructions (Rilem). International Congress on Lightweight Concrete, London, 966-7 i
  • Revol Ltd. Open-gear lubricant, NP (863)
  • Reynolds, B. Future possibilities scrutinized in presidential address to Institution of Railway Signal Engineers, 659, (Letter) 746
  • Reyrolle & Co. Ltd., A. and British Engines Ltd. to form a joint company for hydraulic equipment, (137) Distribution switchgear and circuit breakers, X 558 i Medium-voltage distribution gear, 336-7 i Switchgear development laboratories, expansion at Hebburn, 201-3 i
  • Rheinharfe ("Rhine Harp") bridge on Bonn-North motorway (GFR), P 38 i
  • Rheinstahl Nordseewerke GmbH (GFR). Atlantic Span, Roll-On Lift-On Ferry for cars and containers, 293 i Four 10,000-ton cargo liners on order for Nigerian National Shipping Lines, Ltd., C (531)
  • Rheinstahl Wagner, Werkzuegmaschinenfabrik mbH (GFR). Radial-Axial tyre-rolling mill for large seamless steel tyres, 533-4
  • Rhine-Main-Danube Canal: economizer locks, electrically controlled from a central cabin, 878 i
  • Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (USA). Newport suspension bridge with new pretensioning anchorage system, 716
  • Richard Thomas & Baldwins Ltd. Ingot stripping crane at Ebbw Vale works, 768-9 i
  • Richards & Ross Ltd. Tinned steel tube ordered for fertilizer plant being built by Humphreys & Glasgow Ltd., for Typpi Oy, northern Finland, C (182)
  • Richards, J. W. Interpretation of technical data on metallurgy, 943
  • Richardsons Westgarth (Hartlepool) Ltd. Boiler for Lintafoam Ltd., ordered by Boltons Superheater & Pipeworks Ltd., C (616)
  • Richmond Machine Tool Co. Ltd. N.c. radial drilling machine, X (980) Plain, universal and vertical milling machines, X 980 i
  • Riemsdijk John van and Sharp, Paul. In the Science Museum, 866
  • Rigello Pak (Sweden). Plastics-and-paper destructible beer bottle, 914
  • RILEM: see Reunion Internationale des Laboratoires d'Essais et de Recherches sur les Materiaux et les Constructions
  • Rio Tinto: see Compania Espanola de Minas de Rio Tinto SA
  • Ritchie, P. D. Vinyl and Allied Polymers, Vol. 1, (1022)
  • Road Machines (Drayton) Ltd. Dumper product line acquired by Northfield Industrial Fabrications Ltd., (580)
  • Road Research Laboratory (RRL) (An) Electrical Analogue Solution of the Equations Governing the Cooling of a Road Structure by Convection. Report LR 69, by P. J. Williamson and L. E. Hogbin, (105) New buildings at Crowthorne; testing frame to study bridge deck panels under typical wheel loadings, P 78 i Traffic control: (The) Glasgow Experiment; Schemes and Equipment. RRL Report LR 95. J. A. Hillier, (105)
  • Road Transport Industry Training Board. Proposals for Multi-Occupational Training and Education Centre approved, 764
  • Robb, Ian. More steel frame design examples, 827
  • Robens, Lord. Coal and nuclear power in competition; independent enquiry advocated at press conference, 112
  • Roberts, Derek. Future of logic systems, (887)
  • Robin Components Ltd New metalworking division, (579)
  • Robinson & Partners Ltd., F. C. Production data recorder, NP 861 i
  • Robinson Building Techniques Ltd. New and larger manufacturing plant for laminated panels, at Bedminster, near Bristol, (137)
  • Robson (Conveyors) Ltd., George. Straightening equipment and run-out for alloy steels in versatile rolling mill at Gillott's Forge & Rolling Mills Ltd., (197)
  • Rockware Glass factory at Wheatley, Doncaster, to produce bottles at a rate of 250 ton day, 972 i
  • Rockwell Machine Tool Co. Ltd. Numerically controlled lathe for economic small batch production, from GFR, 219 i
  • Rocla Pipes Ltd. (Subsidiary of Rocla Industries Ltd., Australia). New factory for concrete pipes at St. Helens, Lancs., 267 Production of reinforced concrete pipes by roller suspension process, 924 i
  • Rogers & Son Ltd., T. J. Flameproof and heat resistant protective gloves, NP (900)
  • Rogers, T. Howard. Marine corrosion, (791)
  • Rohde & Schwarz (GFR). Curve sampler, NP 569 i Sweep generator, 673 V.h.f.-u.h.f. test receiver, NP (568)
  • Rohde and Schwarz Sales Co. Physiological monitor, from Rohde & Schwarz Ver-triebs-GmbH (GFR), 452
  • Rolatruc Ltd. Mobile bridge plate for gap between vehicle and dock, (711) Stacker truck for pallet stacking in narrow aisles, X (789)
  • Rolfe, R. C. Review of Basic Graphics, 2nd edn., (943)
  • Rollalong Ltd. Site loading and unloading equipment for container vehicles, 854 i
  • Rolls-Royce Hyfil, application to aero-engines; mechanical properties, 689-9 Turbofan engines, RB.211 three-shaft, for Lockheed L-1101 airbus (USA), 548-9 i Turboshaft engine for Westland WG 13 utility helicopter, 725
  • Rolls-Royce & Associates Closed cycle helium gas turbine unit enclosed within nuclear reactor pressure vessel: proposal at Symposium (Paper) 844-5 HMS Warspite, nuclear-powered submarine, P 32-3 i Multi-fuel version of Wankel rotary engine being developed for military use, (464)
  • Rolls-Royce Ltd. Aero-engine noise-research facility: contract for advanced fire detection and extinguishing system awarded to AFA Group, C (841) Hall containing eight computers used mainly for production and data control and for aero-engine design and manufacture, P 76 i
  • Rolls-Royce Ltd. and Cooper-Bessemer Co. (USA) to extend their current co-operation in the supply of gas turbine powered compressor units, C (486)
  • Rolt, L. T. C. Introduction to Industrial Biography by Samuel Smiles, facsimile reprint of 1863 edition, (278)
  • Ronan Point flats at Newham, London: explosion damage (Ldr.) 797, 800
  • Rosemount Engineering Co. Ltd. Platinumresistance thermometers, NP 409
  • Rotax Ltd. Digital read-out for machine tools, NP 861
  • Rotork Marine Ltd. "Sea Truck" flat, raft-like work boat with air-lubricated hull, capacity improved, 151 i
  • Rotterdam Drydock Co. Reactor pressure vessel ordered for Atucha Power Station (Argentina), C (843)
  • Rotterdam Metro. Underground and elevated sections: stations, specification of rolling stock, train and tram depot, 103-4 i
  • Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatscheppij NV (Neth.). Licence for design and construction of ships to transport refrigerated liquefied gases granted by Conch Ocean Ltd., C (690)
  • Rowbotham, F. J. When do housewives go metric ? Answer will be "never", (Letter) 430
  • Rowland & Co. Ltd., F. E. Abrasive cutting-off machine, NP (823)
  • Royal Aircraft Establishment Numerically-controlled machine tools, joint advisory service, 268 Resin-bonded carbon fibre research: oven for curing and bonding, 735 i UK.3 international ionosphere research satellite, shown in test chamber, P 76-7 i
  • Royal Albert bridge, Saltash, over river Tamar near Plymouth. Model tests confirming stability under 100-ton four-axle wagon loads. BR engineering research department, Derby, 550 i
  • Royal Commission on Trade Unions and Employers' Associations: report published, 951
  • Royal Dutch, Shell. MV Melanie, 210,000-ton tanker: main data; launch of stern half, 818 i
  • Royal Institute of British Architects. Directory 1967-68, (170)
  • Royal Naval Scientific Service. Acoustic cladding of diesel engines with open-celled foam supporting a heavy external skin, NP 285
  • Royal Navy: see Ships, naval in Subject Index
  • Royal Netherlands Air Force. Radar remote operation over telephone lines ordered from Elliott-Automation Radar Systems Ltd., 726
  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Campaign against machinery accidents, 541
  • Royal Society of Arts. Industrial democracy, with special reference to Sweden, (Paper) 152
  • Royal Swedish Air Force Board. Meteorological computer centre, 910
  • Royce-Thermo Ltd. Furnace installation in microcircuit mass-production plant of SGS-Fairchild Ltd., 585-6 i
  • RRL— see Road Research Laboratory
  • Rubery Owen & Co. Ltd. Automatic foundry system to produce bronze and brass castings ordered for Paloma Industry K. K. Nagoya (Japan), C (253) Electro-slag refining machines, NP (941) Straddle carrier, NP 789
  • Rucker Co., Oakland, Cal. (USA). Computer-operated drilling rig in Bayou Carlin oilfield, South Louisiana, 52
  • Ruhrstahl Apparatebau GmbH (GFR). Reactor pressure vessel ordered for Atucha Power Station (Argentina), C (843)
  • Ruiz, C. and Bickbell, M. B. Pressure vessel design and analysis, 791
  • Romania. Detailed analysis of industrial needs; forthcoming British Industrial Exhibition at Bucharest. British Overseas Fairs Ltd., 416
  • Runge, Sir Peter. The Role of Profit, B (154)
  • Ruskin, Ralph. What is an industrial designer ? (Letter) 213
  • Russell, A. Velocity Measurement by Magnetic Recording Technique. (NEL Report No. 246), (105)
  • Ruston & Hornsby Ltd. Dual-fuelled boiler to burn North Sea or other gas, NP 45
  • Ruston-Bucyrus Ltd. Excavator orders. C (803)
  • Rustons of Lincoln. Hydrostatic drive equipment for kilns, 616
  • Rutherford High Energy Laboratory. Radiation dosimeter, X 435
  • Rutter Tools Ltd. Machining table with pneumatically-operated positioning device, NP 375

S

  • Saab (Sweden). 40-passenger feeder liner and 80-passenger short-haul transport aircraft projects, 992
  • Sadi (GB) Ltd. Hydraulic variator for mixers and agitators &c, NP 603
  • Sage, M. W. Review of Optimal Control of Engineering Processes, 1022
  • Saimaa Canal, Finnish-Soviet link between lake and Baltic: complete reconstruction, (916) St. Acel, edr. Zahnradgetriebe (Toothed Gearing) (48) St. Albans Concrete Ltd. Delivering a 45-ton, 63-ft-wide precast concrete element by road from works to Western Avenue extension, London, P 91 i St. George, drive-on drive-off ferry, 393 St. Lawrence Seaway Authority Dry excavation contract for City of Welland by-pass channel awarded Alnor Construction Ltd., (Canada), C (726) Two new Welland Canal tunnels to be constructed, (690)
  • Salford Electrical Instruments Ltd. Non-destructive quality control bridge with automatic indicator, for ferrous materials and components, NP 529 i Oscillator, v.l.f., as timebase or clock signal source for electronic instruments, NP 526 i Spark quench unit for Uniselectors, 529 i Salon de ('Automobile, Brussels. New cars, X 164-6 i
  • Salon International de L'Automobile: see Geneva Motor Show
  • Salon International des Composants Electroniques, Paris, (542), X 570, 591 i, 605 i
  • Saltash bridge: see Royal Albert bridge, Saltash
  • Sampson, Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. World Railways, 1967-68, (278)
  • San Diego Gas and Electric Co. and Southern California Edison Co. (USA). Construction of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, 450 MW(e), with pressurized water reactor, 382-4 i
  • San Francisco international airport (USA). Electronically controlled "Memory Belt" for automatic sorting, 224
  • Sanders and Forster Ltd. Steel-framed multi-storey car park, NP (252) Sandman, A. Train control experiment, (Letter) 746
  • Sankey & Sons Ltd., Joseph. Armoured fighting vehicle production, FV.432. K. H. Lofts, (Letter) 7
  • Santon Ltd. Oil line heaters for boilers &c, NP (340)
  • Sarkar, A. D. Mould and Core Material for the Steel Foundry (278)
  • Sarkar, B. R., and Chalmers, B. J. An inverted induction motor set for fundamental studies, 159-62
  • SAS Scandinavian Airlines System. Teledictation systems ordered from Agavox Ltd., C (994)
  • Sattahip shipyard of Royal Thai Navy. Tworam, gap press by Pearson Machine Tool Co. Ltd., 721
  • Saul, S. Review of Introduction to computer science, 983 Review of Progress in Applied Materials Research, (942) Review of Vector Analysis, 2nd Edition, 982
  • Saunders Valve Co. Butterfly valve type, NP 527 i
  • Scama Ltd. Motor control annunciators, NP (45) Panagraph graphic display indicator, NP250
  • Scandura Ltd. Fire-resistant solid-woven conveyor belts for underground potash mines of Allan Potash Ltd., Saskatchewan (Canada) C (218) Scarr, A. J. T. Metrology and precision engineering, (792)
  • Schiess AG (GFR). Vertical turret lathe, X 979
  • Schrader's Son Ltd., A. Automatic spraying equipment for tyre valve inserts, NP 338 i Midget cylinders for pneumatic circuitry, e 710
  • Schulten Rudolph; and Guth, Wernfried. a Reactor Physics, Volumes 1 and 2, 867
  • Schumacher, B. et al. Funkenerosion mit statischen Impulsgeneratoren, (444)
  • Schwartz, J. T. W*-Algebras, 982
  • Sciaky Electrical Welding Machines Ltd. Resistance welding machines: 150 ordered for Spanish car industry, C (767)
  • Scientific Control Systems Ltd: new name of C-E-I-R Ltd., (914)
  • Science Research Council. Atmospheric pollution by vehicle petrol engines: research contract awarded Loughborough University of Technology, C (843)
  • Scientific Instrument Research Association. Sira Abstracts and Reviews replacing Information Abstracts, 463 Scottish Gas Board. Gas supplies for Glasgow area: control by on-line computer, ordered from Elliott-Automation Ltd., is (804)
  • Scott Bader & Co. Ltd. Plant expansion scheme, (580)
  • Scott, D. Hard Metals for Tribological Applications. (NEL Report No. 313), (127) Substitute Alloys as Bearing Materials. (NEL Report No. 320), (48)
  • Scott, H. W. High speed diesel engines of high power, in rail traction, (Paper) P 396 i
  • Scott Kirkpatrick & Partners, cons. engrs. Glasgow inner ring road, Town head stage completed, 620 i
  • Scott Lithgow Ltd. Six bulk carriers ordered by A S Kristian Jebsens Rederi, (Norway), C (290)
  • Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick and Partners et al. Hong Kong Mass Transport Study, recommending 40-mile rail rapid-transit system, &c, 357
  • Scotts' Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd. HMAS Oxley, Australian submarine, P 34 i RFA Resource, fleet replenishment ship, P 33 i
  • Sea Freightliner II, cellular container ship, 392 i
  • Sealant Manufacturers' Conference. Joint movements in buildings: research programmes, 685
  • Sealectro Ltd. Multiplexer switch, NP 863 i Water level control by automatic search for optimum flow rate, NP (408)
  • Secheza: see North-Bohemian Chemical Works
  • Selson Machine Tool Co. Ltd. N.c. vertical milling machine, X 980
  • Sensicle, A. Introduction to control theory for engineers, 756
  • Sentance, W. A. Introduction to computer science, 983
  • Serck Visco, Croydon. Test centre for cooling towers, 1000 i
  • Services-Industry Conference on Reliability of Service Equipment in terms of value engineering and cost effectiveness, (Ldr.) 351-2, (Letter) 479
  • Servo Consultants Ltd. Vibration and fatigue test equipment ordered by Ford Motor Co. Ltd., (135)
  • SGB Building Equipment Division. Mobile tube straightening machine, NP (134)
  • SGS-Fairchild Ltd. Binary counter circuit, NP (1020) "Micrologic" monolithic sixteen-bit memory cell, NP (179) Low-drift operational amplifier, NP (100) Microcircuit mass-production plant at Falkirk factory, 585-6 i Multiplex microcircuit switch, X 790
  • Shackman & Sons Ltd., David. Instant copying camera, NP 1020 i
  • Sharon Steel Corporation., Pa. (USA). Open Coil Steel Strip Annealing. Lee Wilson plant, 106-8 i
  • Sharp, Paul and Riemsdijk, John van. In the Science Museum, 866
  • Shaw & Co. (Manchester) Ltd. Rubber and plastics processing machines: testing and development laboratory, 684 i
  • Shaw & Sons Ltd., Joshua. Sideloader, X 753
  • Shaw, Archibald. Toll Roads for Britain ? (Paper) 163
  • John Shaw Ltd., John. Special wire rope for lifts, made from 6 strands of 26 individual wires, NP (179)
  • Shaw Savill Line. Marine data logger in refrigerated cargo vessel Britannic, 42 i
  • Sheepbridge Equipment Ltd. Two portable crushing plants ordered by Union Engineering of Belgrade, Yugoslavia, C (655)
  • Sheffield Twist Drill & Steel Co. Ltd. Drill point grinding machine, X 1019 i
  • Shell-Mex & B.P. Ltd. Cutting oil, Dromus Fluid H water-based, NP 823
  • Shelton Iron & Steel Ltd. Experimental spray steelmaking equipment for irons with high phosphorus content, P 17 i
  • Sherwen, T. Role of the inventor in engineering. Presidential address to Institution of Agricultural Engineers, 762
  • Shockley, William. Discovery of transistor effect in 1947, 187 i
  • Short Brothers & Harland Ltd. Pods for Rolls-Royce RB.211 three-shaft turbo-fan engines in L.1011 tri-jet airliners, (878)
  • Shuttleworth, J. L. Review of Information theory and its engineering applications, (943)
  • Siderugia Nacional (Portugal). Tinplate plant under construction at Siexal, main contractors Davy & United Engineering Co. Ltd; equipment ordered also by Wean Ltd., C (531)
  • Sidwell, E. H. and Jennings, R. Graphics for engineers, (828)
  • Siemens AG (GFR) Broad-band microwave link with Italy, (258) Colour-TV Endoscopc for visual examination of the stomach, 139 i Compact variable-speed motor, X 862 i "Contrast" lighting on Cologne-Bonn motorway, 140 Cyclone extractor for segregating dust, powders and granules from gases, cleaning fly-ash from flue gases, drying and precipitating wet dust; demonstration model, 139 Digital level meter, NP 865 i H.v.d.c. transmission, high-power thyristor valve. Arbeitsgemeinschaft "Hochspannungs-Gleichstrom-Uberragung" (GFR), 541 i Power station bioler computer, X 862 i Pulse counter for radiation measurements, NP 938 i
  • Screened rooms and ancillary equipment for electronics, (710)
  • Silicon power devices for industrial drives, &c, X (570) Transformers for 735 kV power transmission system ordered by Quebec Hydro-Electric Commission, C (882)
  • Sigma Electronics Ltd., name changed to Summation Electronics Ltd., (217)
  • Simon-Carves Chemical Engineering Ltd. Contact sulphuric acid plant for Courtaulds Ltd., Carrickfergus, NI, C (880)
  • Simon-Carves Ltd. Prestressing contract for two new road bridges and a footbridge at Blackwall Tunnel southern approaches in Greenwich, C (414)
  • Simon Engineering Ltd. Hydraulic platform for factory maintenance, 603
  • Simon Handling Engineers Ltd. Automatic handling, proportioning and control equipment ordered for USSR rubber goods factory to make automobile components, C (616)
  • Simon Lodge (Pty) Ltd. Phosphoric acid plant &c for Triomf Fertilizer & Chemical Industries at Potchefstroom (South Africa), C (218)
  • Simonacco Ltd. New large gravel pump for heavy duty dredging, (378)
  • Simplex Electric Co. Ltd. Off-peak storage space heater occupying minimum space, 660 i, 664
  • Singh, Jagjit. Great Ideas in Information Theory, Language and Cybernetics, (278)
  • Sira: see British Scientific Instrument Research Association
  • Skinska Cement Gjuteriet (Sweden). Capacity of Limhamn factory increased by 70`)/0, (140)
  • Skelton, W. J. and Wilson, W. R. D. Design of bi-metallic high pressure cylinders, 313-7 i
  • Skinningrove Iron Company Ltd; a History 1880-1968. W. G. Willis, 876
  • Slade, F. H. Food Processing Plant: Volume 1, (573)
  • Smiles, Samuel. Industrial Biography, facsimile reprint of 1863 edition with an introduction by L. T. C. Rolt, (278)
  • Smith & Wellstood (Mfg.) Ltd. Rubberbladed snow plough attachment, NP 132 i
  • Smith (Consultants) Ltd., A. J. Putney Public Swimming Baths, X 504-5 i
  • Smith, D. Diehard thoughts on going metric, (Letter) 403
  • Smith, J. D. Basic mechanism of regenerative chatter, 158-9 i "Technical fall-out", (Letter) 403
  • Smith, J. R. lnspec (Information Service in Physics, Electrotechnology and Control), 600
  • Smith, M. G. Introduction to the theory of partial differential equations, (306)
  • Smith, R. B. Pecking at technicians, (Letter) 977
  • Smith's Dock Co. Ltd. Ocean-going container ship Manchester Challenge, 12,000-ton, first of three, 913 Two bulk carriers ordered by international consortium, C (917)
  • Smiths Industries Hydraulics Co. Ltd. Swashplate pump for fluid power applications, NP (941)
  • Smiths Industries Ltd. Frequency-sensitive switches, NP (134) Multirange test meter, X (754)
  • SNCF— see French National Railways
  • Snell, L. S. Review of Graphics Analysis and Conceptual Design, 982
  • Soag Machine Tools Ltd. Coordinate drilling machine, X 980 i
  • Sociedade Estoril (Portugal). Electric traction equipments ordered from GEC, C (843)
  • Society Icaliana Telecommunicazioni Siemens S.p.A. Broad-band microwave link with GFR. (258)
  • Society Metallurgica Italiana. Improvements in shaving copper wire, 661 i
  • Societe Alsthom (France) "Hyperadhesion" system for dieselelectric locomotives, 852-3 i Inverter set for induction heating, X 862
  • Societe d'Applications Industrielles de la Physique (SAIP) (France). Correlation functions computer, NP 865 i
  • Soc. des Motaux Blancs Ouvres et Matieres Plastiques. Flow soldering machine, X (605)
  • Societe d'Optique, Precision Electronique et Mecanique. High speed tine camera, NP 1020
  • Societe Nationale de Constructions Aeronautiques Nord-Aviation. Anti-Tank Guided Missiles, 334-5 i
  • Societe Nouvelle des Ateliers Venissieux. Light alloy dry container to current ASA ISO specifications, X 885 i
  • Society of Automotive Engineers (USA) Exposition at Congress in Detroit, X 185-6 i Low exhaust emission of Stirling engines, reported at international meeting, 260 STP Paxton Turbo-car, (Paper) 662, (Letter) 746
  • Society of Chemical Industry. Industrial Water and Effluents Group, Conversazione and exhibition, (Ldr.) 191-2
  • Society of Instrument Technology, renamed Institute of Measurement and Control, (47)
  • Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders. Encouraging export figures, 724
  • SODECO, Geneva. Ticket vending machine, X (790)
  • Soderhamns Verkstader AB (Sweden). Timber chipper-trimmer producing small chips which yield cellulose of superior quality, 184 i
  • Soderberg, C. R. Laval Memorial Lecture: forty years of turbine power development in USA and Sweden, 817-8
  • Soko Aircraft Co. (Yugoslavia). Aircraft hydraulic equipment contract awarded Plessey Dynamics Group, C (253)
  • Solar-Steadman Containers Ltd. Radiax mounting for stainless steel tank, X 885 i
  • Solbraze Ltd. Armature brazing machine, 674 i
  • Sound Attenuators Ltd. Ventilation units comprising alternative twin fans, X 641
  • Sound Research Laboratories Ltd. Insulated room with research equipment, P 79 i
  • South Africa. Building industry boom expected, 804
  • South of Scotland Electricity Board Automatic control of turbine generators at Cockenzie, for South of Scotland Electricity Board, 816 i Increased sales: "load-rate" charging experiment, 991
  • South Wales Switchgear Ltd. Further orders received from Government of Kuwait, C (954) Indoor metalclad switchgear, X (559) Packaged substation, 132 kV, P 835 i
  • Southern California Edison Co. and San Diego Gas & Electric Co. (USA). San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, 450 MW(e), with pressurized water reactor, 382-4 i
  • Southern Counties Construction Co. Ltd. Farlington and Cosham by-pass on the A27, tender accepted, (135)
  • Southern Gas Board. Gas main pipeline contracts awarded to Mitchell Construction Co. Ltd. and SOCEA (GB) Ltd., C (486)
  • Southampton University. Electronic engineers post-graduate course partly at Mullard Ltd., factory, 652 i Residential building at Glen Ayre site erected from prefabricated wall, floor and roof units. Reed & Malik Ltd., P 87 i
  • Spain, B. Vector Analysis, 2nd Edition, 982
  • Spembly Technical Products Ltd. Portable welding for work impractical to clamp, NP (900)
  • Spence, Bonnington & Collins, Sir Basil, architect. Residential building at Glen Ayre site of Southampton University, using prefabricated wall, floor and roof units, P 87 i
  • Sperry Gyroscope. Gyrofin stabilisers ordered on behalf of Atlantic Container Line for six new roll-on, roll-off 30,000-ton container ships, C 486
  • Sperry Rand Canada Ltd. Machine tool automation, UMAC 6 line, X 904
  • Sperry Rand Ltd. Multiprogramme computer, Univac 9400, NP 527
  • Spheric Engineering (Sales) Ltd. New factory at Newhaven, Sussex, for precision tungsten carbide balls, (102)
  • Sprague Electric Co. (USA) and Sprague Electric (UK) Ltd. Unicircuit range of mono-lithic circuits, (456)
  • Sprague World Trade Corporation. (Switz.). Amplifier SCR firing circuit NP 863
  • Spurr, R. T. and Newcomb, T. P. Braking of road vehicles, 943
  • Square D Ltd. Direct-on-line motor starter, X 467 i
  • Stal-Laval Turbin AB (Sweden). Contra-rotating ship's propellers: Machinery investigations. Ingvar Jung, 332-4 i
  • Stampings Alliance forge in a Birmingham residential area. Ventilation and fume exhaust system with minimum noise, 956 i
  • Standard Telephones & Cables Ltd. Alarm system, X 754 Battery vehicle control system, NP 1021 Closed-circuit T.V. equipment, NP 214 i Digital computer based Automatic Data Exchange ordered by Pan American Airways for its building at Heathrow Airport, C (531 ) Instrument landing system at Maastrict Airport (Neth.), 392 Lincompex (linked compressor and expander) radiotelephone terminal equipment, NP 340 Modems for GPO Datel services, C (917) Printed circuit switch, NP 863 Private automatic branch exchange with improvements, installed at East Midlands Gas Board, Leicester, 60 Pulse code modulation telephony formally inaugurated on section of London-Esher route, P 23 i Radio remote control system for electric overhead travelling cranes, X (579) Subscriber carrier system, to increase party line capacity, 649 i Train describer equipment ordered by BR Eastern Region for Lea Valley electrification scheme, C (617)
  • Standard-Triumph Motor Co. "Slant-four" 1.7-Litre o.h.c. engine in Saab 99 sedan, 272-3 i
  • Stanford, E. G. et al. Progress in Applied Materials Research, 942
  • Stanhope Machine Tools Ltd. Automatic cycle lathe, NP, X 1018 i Boring and drilling machine, 1019 i
  • Stanier, T. W. Grousers, (Letter) 705
  • Stanley Butterworth Ltd. 300-ton mobile cranes for hire, 655
  • Stanley Palmer Ltd., G. A. Agent for Model KS 1 polystyrene capacitors made by Ernst Roederstein (GFR), (256) Miniature toroidal inductors, (456) Neon indicators and lenses, NP (568)
  • Stansted as London's third airport: choice illustrates imperfection of regional planning methods, (Ldr.) 3. Rail access: "Spin-off" comment, 546
  • Stanton-Jones, R. Lord Sempill paper for 1968 at International Hovercraft Conference, Southampton, 588
  • Starkey, Fergus, of Wellman Machines Ltd., (Obit.) (102)
  • Startrite Machine Tool Co. Ltd. Bandsawing machine, NP 131 i Geared head pillar drill, X 1019 i
  • Staveley Asquith Ltd. Machining centre controlled by Ferranti Scope positional system, X 960
  • Steel & Co., J. M. Bayer plastics car from GFR shown, 1001 i
  • Steel Castings Research and Trade Association formed by amalgamation of British Steel Castings Research Association with Steel Castings Association, 543
  • Steer, A. Structural analysis by computer, including use of matrix algebra techniques, 244-5 i
  • Stein Atkinson Stordy Ltd. Plate normalizing furnace for Rautaruukki Oy steelworks (Finland), [49] Walking beam type reheating furnace ordered by Pacific Steel Ltd., (NZ), C (726)
  • Stella-Meta Ltd. Mobile water purification plant, P 71 i
  • Stephen & Son Ltd., Alexander. Conjack container-carrying crane for use with Ship-charger dockside tractor, P 67 i
  • Stephens, J. H. Water and Waste, (573)
  • Stevens Co. Ltd., H. G. Correlation functions computer, NP 865 i
  • Stewart, D. and Tulloch, D. S. Principles of corrosion and protection, 755
  • Stewarts & Lloyds Ltd. Boiler tubes for Hinkley Point "B" AGR nuclear power station ordered by Clarke Chapman & Co. Ltd., C (449) Spiral-weld pipes ordered for Aberdeen C.C. area water scheme, C (615)
  • Stewarts and Lloyds Pipework Engineering. Pipework for Hunterston-B nuclear power station, contract awarded by Nuclear Power Group Ltd., C (414)
  • Stirling University. Pathfoot Building, P 87 i
  • Stockholm. District heating electricity combined project, 724
  • Stockport and District Water Board Errwood Reservoir, 955
  • Stokvis & Sons Ltd., R. S. To market the Kelley dock levelling system, (614) Scrubber/sweeper, X 789
  • Stone & Co. (Deptford) Ltd., J. Packaged electric steam boilers, X (676)
  • Stone Manganese Marine Ltd. High-damping alloy, NP (568) Marine propeller factory, 481
  • Stone-Platt Industries. New moves to consolidate and expand business in pumps, generating units and electrical switch gear, (137)
  • Stonehouse, John, Minister of State at the Ministry of Technology: see that Ministry
  • Stora Kopparberg (Sweden). Cement carbide operations acquired by Fagersta Bruk, (654)
  • Stothert & Pitt Ltd. Cranestat thyristor control for container handling at Parkeston Quay, Harwich, 815 i Twelve tubular cargo cranes for Mersey Docks & Harbour Board, contract, C (253) 25-ton crane ordered by Manchester Ship Canal Co. for Manchester-Montreal container service to he operated by Manchester Liners Ltd., (47)
  • Stow & Co. Ltd., George, contractors. Lambourn valley scheme for pumping water downward into chalk and scoring underground, for Thames Conservancy, (Ldr.) 459-60
  • Strachan & Henshaw Ltd. Pressure suppression for Winfrith nuclear power station, 100 s.g.h.w. reactor, 399
  • Strick Line Ltd. Fast cargo liner of 12,400-tons d.w. ordered from Swan Hunter & Tyne Shipbuilders Ltd., C (218)
  • Stringer, L. S. Unbalanced magnetic pull and shaft voltage in electromagnetic rotating machines, 631-5
  • Strub, U. A. Transport by land, sea and air, (Letter) 430
  • Stuart Davis Machines Ltd. Fine boring machine, X (979) Front-operated automatic lathe, X 1018
  • Submarine Cables Ltd. Isotopic thermoelectric generators, colloquium, 245
  • Sulzer Bros. (London) Ltd. Weaving machine ordered for Courtaulds northern weaving division, (615)
  • Summation Electronics Ltd., new name for Sigma Electronics Ltd., (217)
  • Sundstrand Corporation. (USA) Heavy duty lathe with two-axis numerical contouring control, X 906 i On-line computer control for machine tools &c, Omnitrol system allowing "live" or "conversational" programming without tape or related equipment, 830-1 i
  • Superior Electric Co. (USA). Jig borer with five-digit "Slo-Syn" numerical tape control, X 905-6 i
  • Superior Electric Nederland NV. Variable transformer, novel coil winding technique, 347
  • Susa fast patrol boat for Royal Libyan Navy, with wire-guided missile firing 923 i
  • Sussex University. Applied science laboratory, P 87 i
  • Sutcliffe Engineering Systems Ltd., Richard. Coal handling plant for wagon unloading, crushing, stocking, reclaiming and delivery to bunker conveyor system at Ratcliffe-on-Soar power station, 97 i Hydraulic buffers for emergency braking of lifts, self-resetting, NP (45)
  • Swales, P. D. et al. Variable pressure recirculating water channel, 515-9 i
  • Swan Hunter Group. Building two of the four ships involved in 240,000-ton Esso International tanker building programme, C (531)
  • Swan Hunter & Tyne Shipbuilders Ltd. Fast cargo liner of 12,400-tons d.w. ordered for Strick Line Ltd., C (218) Three small fleet replenishment tankers ordered for Royal Fleet Auxiliary service, C (182) Liquid ethylene tanker for Petroleos Mexicanos, C (617) Multi-purpose ferry for Dover-based fleet ordered by BR, C (767) St. George, diesel engined drive-on drive-off ferry, 393
  • Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd. RFA Tarbatness, stores support ship, P 33 i
  • Swanage, J. P. Victoria line rolling stock, 403
  • Swansea University. High speed wind tunnel; fluids laboratory, P 89 i
  • Swedish Institute of Water and Air Conservancy Research. Mercury-polluted lakes purification by waste rock sludge, 688
  • Swedish State Railways. Thyristor-controlled electric locomotives, 4,500 hp Bo-Bo of Class Rc, P 73 i
  • Swinden research laboratories of United Steel Companies Ltd., Rotherham, 59 i
  • Systems Programming Ltd. Real time division, also mathematics and engineering division, formed, (414)
  • Sylvania Vakuumtechnik GmbH (GFR). Fluorescent lamps production begun in additional plant at Frauenaurach near Erlangen, (654)
  • Syntilla Manufacturing Co. Ltd. Bulk tank container with integral jacking system, X 884-5 i
  • Szeged Basin (Hungary). Petroleum deposits to be developed, 690

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U

  • UDEC Ltd. Bottling, mechanical handling and refrigeration interests acquired by Capper Neill Ltd., (137) i
  • Uddenholm Ltd. Tool and die steel, NP (568)
  • Uhde Gmbh, Friedrich (GFR) to design and construct a petrochemical complex in Czechoslovakia using Farbwerke Hoechst AG high-temperature pyrolysis process, C (954)
  • Ullrich, H. Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik, (524)
  • Ultra Electronics (Components) Ltd. Tantalum thin films, 710 i
  • UMA-Werke Karl-Muller & Sohne KG (GFR). Hydraulic copying lathe, NP 861
  • Unbrako Steel. Rolling mill for alloy and carbon steel rod at Kiveton Park, Sheffield, 968-9 i
  • Unicam Instruments Ltd. Spectrophotometer for absorbance or transmittance analysis by absorbance with digital presentation, Colour P 394 i
  • Union Carbide Canada Ltd. 500 distillation trays ordered by Lummus Co. Canada Ltd., for Canadian General Electric Co. Ltd., to be used in heavy water plant under construction near Port Hawkesbury, C (253)
  • Union Carbide UK Ltd. Instruments for analysing dissolved oxygen and carbon in water, NP 375 Miniature motors, 1021 i
  • Union Engineering of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Two portable crushing plants ordered from Sheepbridge Equipment Ltd., C (655)
  • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) Motor industry growing, 721 Oil production and major new deposits, 534 Siberian technological centre being built at Pravye Chomy, satellite town of scientific centre near Novosibirsk, (534)
  • Uniroyal Ltd. Overhead valve camshaft drives by neoprene toothed belt in Vauxhall Victor, Fiat 124A and Fiat 125, P 28-9 i
  • Unit Rig & Equipment Co. (USA). Dump truck with gas turbine-electric propulsion system to reduce haulage costs in quarries and open-cast mines, (187)
  • United Centrifugal Pumps Ltd. Crude oil pump feeding submarine pipeline to tankers off Kuwait, C 617
  • United Diesel AB (Udab) (Sweden) to develop four-stroke trunk-piston diesel engine, 765
  • United Engineering and Foundry Co. (USA). Amsted controlled-pressure pouring equipment to be manufactured by Ashmore, Benson, Pease & Co. Ltd., under agreement, (582)
  • United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA). Fuel and re-processing contracts awarded by Belgo Nucleaire and Nordostschweizerische Kraftwerke AG (Switz.), 720 Isotopic thermoelectric generators, colloquium, 245 Rationalization of materials testing services, 912
  • United Kingdom Construction & Engineering Co. Ltd. Fuelling method for cleaning and sealing of gas mains with remotelycontrolled compressed air machines, 915 i
  • United Molasses Co. Pump for molasses loading into road tankers at 1 ton min, 629
  • United States Atomic Energy Commission Gaseous diffusion plants for enriched uranium production at Oak Ridge, Paducah and Portsmouth, Ohio, 642-4 i Revised charges for privately-owned uranium enrichment, 108
  • United Steel Companies Ltd. Swinden research laboratories, Rotherham, 59 i
  • United Steel Structural Co. Awarded contract for eight bridges for Turkey, (47) Contract for eight bridges in Turkey, (135)
  • Unitrode Corporation. (USA). Diodes of special construction, G.E. Electronics (London) Ltd., (456)
  • Universal Anchorage Co. Ltd. Anchorage system for cables or rods in cohesive soils or rock, NP 285
  • Universal Boilers Ltd. Stainless steel tank for container transport, X 885 i
  • University College, LondonCalendar 1967-68, (247)
  • Upsil Ltd. Resin dispenser, continuous, NP 788 i
  • Upton, N. Price quotations render decisions easier, (Letter), 154
  • US Pipe and Foundry Co, Burlington. "Hydroforge" grain refining process for centrifugally cast stainless steel pipe, 677-9 i

V

  • Vacu-Blast Ltd. Gauge calibration system with blast finishing of internal surfaces, 655
  • Vacuum Interrupters Ltd. Company set-up jointly by English Electric and Reyrolle, (543), 559 Vacuum switches to be jointly developed, 587 i
  • Van Galen, frigate for Royal Netherlands Navy, P 35 i
  • Vanco Machine Co. Ltd. Abrasive belt machine, NP (567)
  • Van Moppes & Sons Ltd., L. M. Grinder for tungsten carbide form tools, NP 823 i
  • Vartan—see Stockholm
  • Vasilko, Karol. Tool life in intermittent cutting increased by heating, 651
  • Vauxhall Motors Ltd. New proving ground in Bedfordshire, 465 Vehicle proving ground at Lidlington, 723 i
  • (VEB—Volkseigene Betrieb: prefix for industrial corporations in German Democratic Republic)
  • VEB Elektroprojekt Berlin. Contact-free photoelectric protection of cranes, X (488)
  • VEB Feinmess Dresden. Travelling-image viewer for inspection of printed matter on moving paper web, NP 569
  • VEB Kranbau Kothen. Multi-purpose driving cabin for cranes, conveyors, agricultural hydraulic-discharge installations, traffic control, etc., X 487 i
  • VEB Lokomotivbau-Elektrotechnische Werke "Hans Beimler" Hennigsdorf. Dieselelectric metre-gauge Bo-Bo locomotive for heavy shunting and light mainline service in Brazil, X 487 VEB Mikromat. Optical profile grinder, X 450-1 i VEB Pressenand Scherenbau Erfurt. Transfer line for flashless hot-forging of long workpieces, fully automatic, X 450-1 i VEB Starkstrom-Anlagenbau Magdeburg. Consumer substations photoelectric protection, X (488) VEB Starkstrom Anlagenbau Karl-Marx-Stadt. Optical electronic incremental position indicator, logic circuits and digital indicators, X 488 i VEB Transformatorenand Rontgenwerk Dresden. Outdoor high-voltage testing installation and high-voltage testing transformer, X (488) VEB Werkzeugfabrik Konigsee. Forging and Extrusion of Twist Drills, 292-3 i VEB Werkzeugmaschinenfabrik Naumburg. Vertical honing machine with electric stroke control, X 451
  • Venner Electronics Ltd. Frequency meter counter, 709 i Verkkunen, Erkko. Concrete water tower topped by café and viewing terrace, at Haukilahti (Finland), 648 i
  • Vero Precision Engineering Ltd. Valve groove grinding machine, NP 528 i
  • Vibro-Meter Corporation. Transducer conditioner, NP (134)
  • Vickers, Anthony. The Engineer in Society, (524)
  • Vickers-Armstrongs (Engineers) Ltd. Electron linear accelerator in Kelvin Laboratory of Glasgow University, 920-2 i
  • Vickers Ltd. Air cushion principle applied to Crane Fruehauf trailer for moving a 155-ton transformer across weight-restricted bridges, P 69 Aircraft tyres testing by simulation of high speeds and loads, 477-8 i Armoured fighting vehicle production: FV. 433 design parents. K. H. Lofts, (Letter), 7 Presses producing one-piece body sides for Ford Escort sedan car, Colour P 234 Sliding caissons for Leith Harbour entrance lock, P 36-7 i Specialist valves and fittings for shipbuilding or engineering, (578)
  • Vickers Shipbuilding Group. HMS Resolution, nuclear-powered submarine, P 32-3 i
  • Vicon Agricultural Machinery Ltd. Powerdriven harrows, NP 411 i
  • VMF Stork-Werkspoor Group (Neth.): see World Services and Construction Pty. Ltd. (Australia), 613
  • Vosper Thornycroft and Nord Aviation (France). Wire-guided missile firing as surface-to-surface armament in small naval craft helicopters &c, 923 i
  • Vosper Thornycroft Group Electrowriter system of transmitting messages and sketches by v.h.f. radio, used for ship repair crews in Southampton docks, 621 i Fast patrol boat with Rolls-Royce Olympus gas turbines, for Imperial Iranian Navy, P 616 i VT1 75-ton ferry for ten cars plus passengers, (Ldr,). 264-5, 267 i Voltage matrix selection of electrical supplies, panel for electrical supplies to laboratory benches, NP 528

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  • Wade Couplings Ltd. New subsidiary Wade Pneumatic Ltd., with complete stocks of Bosch pneumatic equipment, (580) Tube bending tool, 639
  • Wade, W. and Lienesch, J. Low exhaust emission of Stirling engines. Report at international meeting of General Motors Research Laboratories (USA), 260
  • Wager, E. W. Underground Railway Control Rooms: London Transport Divisional Centres, (Paper) 277 i
  • Wagner Digital-Elektronik (GFR). Digital display module, X 862
  • Wailes Dove Bitumastic Ltd. Polyurethane foam insulation and protection for heated oil lines, NP 132
  • Waldenstrom, Erland, president of Grangesberg Co., Stockholm. Industrial democracy with special reference to Sweden, (Paper) 152
  • Walker, John. Yacht with rigid glass-fibre reinforced plastics sails, 892
  • Wall, R. A. Trade literature problems: Selecting Components or Materials, 453-4, 489-91 i, (Letter) 628
  • Wallace, F. J. and Linning, W. A. Basic engineering thermodynamics, 827
  • Walsh, Edward M. Energy Conversion, (573)
  • Walters, B. and Cocks, E. J. A history of the zinc smelting industry in Britain, 866
  • Walters, W. E. "Engineers" segregation from "technicians" criticized at Institution of Engineering Designers a.g.m., 721
  • Ward Brooke & Co. Ltd. Terminal block systems for industrial use, (675)
  • Ward, Harry. Review of Management controls for professional firms, 983
  • Ward Ltd., Thos. W. Moving an old mechanical tilt hammer at Abbeydale Works, Sheffield, 429 i
  • Wardrop, R. et al. Land and sea transportation of very heavy power station equipment, (Paper) 732-3 i
  • Warner, F. L. Gunn device, coaxial oscillator, in solid-state microwave, (232)
  • Warren, P. E. and Luzzadder, J. Basic Graphics 2nd. edn., 943
  • Waterlow & Sons. Photoelectric System of Register Control in printing, by Thorn Automation Ltd., 397 i
  • Watkins, G. L. R. Review of Cableships and submarine cables, 1023
  • Watkins, M. T. et al. Simultaneous Backward and Forward Cold Extrusion of Mild Steel. NEL Report No. 332, (362) The Simultaneous Forward Extension and Upsetting of Cans. NEL Report No. 333, (362)
  • Wayne Tank & Pump Co. Ltd. Injector for additives, adjustable, NP 339
  • Weale, K. E. Review of Vinyl and Allied Polymers, Vol. 1, 1022
  • Wean Ltd. Parent company Wean United (USA) expands in metal finishing and fabricating, 994 Rectifier and control equipment ordered from Wean Ltd., for Siderugia Nacional (Portugal) tinplate plant under construction at Siexal, C (531)
  • Weatherley-Cincinnati Ltd. Broach sharpening machine, 603
  • Weaver, G. G. (edr.). Electric controls handbook, 756
  • Webster Smith, B. The World's Great Copper Mines, (444)
  • Wedgwood Benn, Rt. Hon. Anthony. Speech at UK Seminar on communication satellite earth station planning and operation, 834
  • Weigand, W. et al. Funkenerosion mit statischen Impulsgeneratoren, (444)
  • Weir Holdings Ltd., G. & J. Better year in 1968 forecast, 761
  • Weir Westgarth Ltd. Flash chamber geometry investigations rig at desalination research station, Troon, P 81 i
  • Weiss & Partners, Charles, consulting structural engineers for Putney Public Swimming Baths, 504-5 i
  • Weisser KG, Eugen (GFR). Numerically controlled lathe for economic small batch production, 219
  • Welding Institute formed by reuniting Institute of Welding with British Welding Research Association, 581
  • Welding Products International Ltd. CO2, welding machine, mobile self-contained, 640 i
  • Weldless Steel Tube Co. Ltd. Continuous roller hearth furnace for heat treatment of seamless tubes, P 194 i Stretch-reducing mill for seamless steel tube, P 58 i
  • Wellman Incandescent Furnace Co. Ltd. Conveyor furnaces &c for Royal Mint new factory at Llantrisant, South Wales, C (881) Evaporator and crystallizer pilot plant for development and demonstration, 655 Miniature electroslag refining furnace, NP 446 i Roller-hearth furnace, built, commissioned and transported as complete unit, P 114 i Steel coil annealing furnace plant ordered for Spencer Works, Llanwern, C (584) Vitreous enamelling by electrostatic spraying, demonstration plant set up jointly with DeVilbiss Co. Ltd., 115 i
  • Wellman Industrial Systems Ltd. Gas meter (service) governors with or without filters, NP 285 i New works in Anglesey, 393 i
  • Wellman Machines Ltd. Ingot stripping crane for Richard Thomas & Baldwins at Ebbw Vale works, 768-9 i Steelworks cranes ordered by Dorman Long (Steel) Ltd., C (617)
  • Wellman Metal Porcelains Ltd. Vitreous enamel frit specially made for electrostatic spraying. 115 i
  • Wendefurt storage power plant (GDR), 910
  • Werkspoor-Amsterdam NV (Neth.). Electronic engraving machine for photogravure cylinders, 220 i
  • Werkspoor, Amsterdam. Oil engine for Industrial and Marine uses, four-stroke, medium-speed, 475-6 i
  • Wessex Industries (Poole) Ltd. Fork truck, battery electric, (711)
  • West & Co. Ltd., Allen. Thermal overload starter, NP (100)
  • West Indies and Caribbean Year Book, 1968. Thomas Skinner & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., 366
  • West Midlands Gas Board, Gas meter. high pressure, positive rotary displacement, for Oswestry gas-holder station, NP 177 i
  • West Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority. Conservation works under Indus Water Treaty, P 94-5
  • Westbury, Edgar T. Metal Turning Lathes, (599)
  • Western Australian Government Railways. Signalling contracts for Koolyanobbing to Kalgoorlie line awarded AEI-General Signal Ltd., and AEI Engineering (WA) Pty. Ltd., C (725)
  • Western Avenue extension, London. Delivering a 45-ton, 63-ft-wide pre-cast concrete element by road from works of St. Albans Concrete Ltd., P 91 i
  • Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co. Ltd. Rectifier and control equipment ordered by Wean Ltd., for Siderugia Nacional (Portugal) tinplate plant under construction at Siexal, C (531 ) Rolling Stock controls for automatic train operation on Victoria Line of London Transport, 324-5 i
  • Westinghouse Brake and Signal Co. Ltd. (cont) Westcode system for push-pull control of diesel-electric locomotives on Bournemouth-Weymouth route of Southern Region, 41-2 i
  • Westinghouse Electric Corporation. (USA). Prolonged submergence deep diving system, 51 -2 i
  • Westminster Dredging Co. Ltd. Trailing-suction hopper-dredger, Prins der Nederlanden, (world's largest), 346
  • West's (Manchester) Ltd., refuse incinerators: Japanese continuous closed automatic system, licensing agreement, (840)
  • Westwood & Co. Ltd., Joseph. Precast concrete segments for shield-driven tunnel, 33 ft 9 in diameter, at Heathrow Airport, p 498 i Sliding rocker bridge bearing, 639 i Tunnelling shield 35 ft 9 in inside diameter, for cargo tunnel at Heathrow Airport, P 150 i
  • Weyburn Engineering Co. Ltd. Valve groove grinding machine, NP 528 i
  • Wheelabrator Corporation. (USA). "Gyrabrator" finishing machine, X 907
  • Whessoe Ltd. Purchase of Ashmore, Benson, Pease & Co. Ltd., from Davy-Ashmore Ltd., (544)
  • Whillock, A. F. Diehard thoughts on going metric, (Letter) 62
  • White, E. L. Resonance as a cause of Excessive Surge Voltages. ERA Rept. No. 5144, (105)
  • Whitfield, E. Stress 'Strain Curves for Selected Steels and Non-Ferrous Metals Under Large Compressive Strains. NEL Report No. 325, (48)
  • Whitfield, E. et al. Simultaneous Backward and Forward Cold Extrusion of Mild Steel. NEL Report No. 332, (362) The Simultaneous Forward Extension and Upsetting of Cans. NEL Report No. 333, (362)
  • Wickham Engineering Co. Ltd. Builders' hoist, X 753
  • Wickman Lang Ltd. Numericon tape-controlled and compound slide automatic lathes, X 997 i
  • Wickman Ltd. Continuous n.c. drilling machine, X 1019 Heavy-duty lathe, X 1018 Internal grinder, X 1019
  • Wickman Machine Tool Sales Ltd. Programming centre to provide training for users of numerically-controlled machines, (102)
  • Wickman Wimet Ltd. Tool carbide, NP (940)
  • Wilcox, J. B. Dynamic Balancing of Rotating Machinery, (306)
  • Wild & Co. Ltd., A. G. Pressure water cleaner and degreaser vehicles, plant and buildings, 603
  • Wild Barfield Ltd. Chain conveyor furnace ordered by BMC, C (414) Vacuum furnace for dies, &c ordered by Brimsdown Heat Treatment Co. Ltd., C (767)
  • Wilberforce, R. W. F., chairman of Butterley Co. Ltd : statement in report and accounts, 720
  • Wilbraham & Smith Ltd. New Bronx cut-to-length line for steel sheet, (255) i
  • Wilkin, G. A. et al. Printed thick film circuits, graphic active devices (gads). Paper at IEE IERE joint conference, 624
  • Wilkins & Mitchell Ltd. Draw press, NP (1021)
  • Wilkins, S. J. and Tunmore, B. G. Heat Flow Into the Ground from 0 ff-Peak Heated Floors, (291)
  • Willan Ltd., G. L. Automatic analysis standards for calibration of spectrochemical and instrumental equipment, (673)
  • Willens, R. H. and Martin, George. Coupling Research and Production, 1022
  • Williams & Partners, Sir Owen. Midland Link Motorway progress: Bescot viaduct, 724 i
  • Williams, E. C. Likely future trends in public transport, including guided buses and cars. Address to Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, 8
  • Williams, David. Turbines for racing cars, (Letter) 746
  • Williams, J. G. Review of Fracture of Polymers, (943)
  • Williamson, P. J. and Hogbin, L. E. An Electrical Analogue Solution of the Equations Governing the Cooling of a Road Structure by Convection (RRL Report LR 69), (105)
  • Willis, W. G. Skinningrove Iron Company Ltd., 876
  • Willmott, Francis B. The threat of decadence, (Letter) 819
  • Wills, Gordon, and Yearsley, Ronald. Handbook of management technology, 943
  • Wilson, A. J. et al. Testing machines for scale simulation vehicle brake installations, 317-23
  • Wilson, Aubrey. London's Industrial Heritage, 239
  • Wilson (Engineering) Ltd., F. G. Forklift attachment for tractor of articulated road vehicle, X 753 i
  • Wilson, W. R. D. and Skelton, W. J. Design of Bi-Metallic High Pressure Cylinders, 313-7 i
  • Wimpey & Co. Ltd., George Civil Engineering Contractor's Laboratory, 436 i Dish aerial pedestal for Bahrain satellite earth station, contract, 841
  • Winfrith Nuclear Power Station, 100 s.g.h.w. reactor. 359-60 i, 398-9 i
  • Wingard Ltd. Seat-belt test rig, 649 i
  • Winget Ltd. Mobile truck-mounted crane, NP (569) Vibrator feeder for minute particles of special materials, with precise control, NP (865)
  • Winster Hose Ltd. Plant producing wire braid high-pressure hose in long continuous lengths, 994 i
  • Wirth Spezialmaschinenfabrik, Arno H. (GFR). Electrostatic charging equipment for plastic foils in injection moulds, NP 940
  • Wokingham Plastics Ltd. Components for plastics filling station at Baldock on the Al. 839 i
  • Wolberg, John R. Prediction Analysis, (599)
  • Wolff, P. H. W. et al. Selection of Materials and Design, 942
  • Womack, G. J. & Hart, A. B. Fuel Cells: Theory and Application, (573)
  • Woodford, W. Review of Presenting Technical Ideas, (942)
  • Woolf, Simon. Symmetric compression in structural analysis—An introduction, 866
  • Woollaston, A. K. Electrophoretic painting of car bodies, (Letter) 819
  • Woollatt, D. and Bradley, P. G. Correction of errors in indicator diagrams: passage effects, 511-5 i
  • Workington Iron & Steel Branch, United Steel Companies Ltd. Rail profile gauge: Unisteel Contorograph, NP 826 i
  • World Federation of Engineering Organizations formed, 465
  • World Services and Construction Pty. Ltd. (Australia) to supply steel for and build large bridge over Lower Yarra river near Melbourne, 613
  • Worthington-Simpson Ltd. Main contractors for complete cargo handling equipment in 240,000-ton Esso International tanker building programme, C (531)
  • Wright, D. H. and Booth, R. T. Ten-station fatigue testing machine for Motor Industry Research Association, 204-6 i
  • Wynn & Son, Ltd. Robert. Air cushion principle applied to Crane Fruehauf trailer for moving a 155-ton transformer across weight-restricted bridges, P 69
  • Wynstruments Ltd. Fractional horse-power-permanent-capacitor single-phase geared induction motor, X (466) i
  • Wythenshawe Plastics Ltd. Components for plastics filling station at Baldock on the Al. 839 i

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  • Yarrow-Admiralty Research Department. Systems engineering role of EAL 680 analogue hybrid computer made by Electronic Associates Ltd., 331 i
  • Yarsley Testing Laboratories Ltd. Apparatus for external fire exposure roof tests to BS 476, Part 3, (879)
  • Yearsley, Ronald and Wills, Fordon. Handbook of management technology, 943
  • York Shipley Ltd. Air cooling plant for a lighting system which simulates sky environmental conditions, also water cooling plant for air conditioning, ordered for College of Architecture and Advanced Building Technology, London, C (218) Two refrigeration sets for a methyl chloride cooling process ordered by Midland Silicones Ltd., C (414) Two water chilling systems ordered for air conditioning The City University, London, C (449)
  • York Trailer Co. Ltd. Couple-to-all type, 40 ft long semi-trailers, 686
  • York Trailer (Tees) Ltd. Automated container manufacturing plant, (413)
  • Young, D. H. and Timoshenko, S. Elements of Strength of Materials, 1022
  • Young, R. E. Telemetry engineering, (792)

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see The Engineer 1968 Jan-Jun: Index: Sections 2 and 3

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