During our first ever – and perhaps not our last – Admission Ceremony via Zoom on 1st July, three new Freeman were admitted.
One of our Scholars, Mairi Dorward, has won a grant for renewable energy research. The topic of the award is her work in measuring complex marine currents for use in the tidal energy sector.
Each year the Company gives some charitable funds to Charles Dickens Primary School in Southwark. The money the Company has donated has gone to support science equipment, the Library and most recently the development of a garden and greenhouse.
One of our Apprentices, Diana Virgovičova, has certainly been very busy in the last year, collecting a number of awards.
The Company helped Ben with a grant to support his attendance at the American Geophysical Union conference in California.
Josh Mitchel, currently an Apprentice in the Company sent us this piece about his involvement in 3D printing of face masks as part of the fight against COVID 19.
James Forsey has been selected to represent the United Kingdom at the G7 Youth Summit. James is a Freeman of the Company and a Civil Engineer.
James leads the design of infrastructure developments in the UK and internationally.
An article recently appeared in The Times newspaper reporting on some of the work being undertaken by Liveryman Professor Philip Thomas.