If you're thinking about pursuing a career as an engineer, here's a good place to start...
Higher Education - this is the next step!
Here you can explore the options at institutions
across the UK.
Adventure, achievement and creative solutions to real world issues...
This site provides information on the work and training involved in the mining and minerals industries. These industries are fundamental to the operation of the world's economies. Look around you and see how much depends on mined materials - metals, plastics, glass, paints, tiles, concrete and similar products. These industries provide long-term, consistent service, using modern technology to improve efficiency and reduce environmental impact.
Click on the links to the right to find out what happens where, and to find out why it's so good working as a professional engineer in the extractive industries, with reliable career prospects.
From exploration through design and production to finance and marketing, professional engineers are involved in all areas.

Click here and find out what's involved around the world
Click here to find out about the major companies operating across the world, and where you can go to get a taste of the jobs involved...
Resources include hot news from the industry,
an image library, teaching resources and global info on mineral resources.