Monthly Archives: October 2013

And the winner is …

This week, Metric Views takes a look at a recent awards ceremony in the construction industry. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

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Boost for science and engineering undermined?

A recent report published in the US suggests that the UK Government’s plans to boost science and engineering may be undermined by its muddled policies on measurement units. Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

Posted in Education, General, Science, Views from abroad | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

The reports of the death of the micron are greatly exaggerated

After a two month break, Metric Views returns with an article by UKMA’s new Chairman, John Frewen-Lord, about an aspect current metric usage. (With apologies to Mark Twain for the headline). Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

Posted in Consumer affairs, General, Technical | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments