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Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs
Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs
Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs
Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs
Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs
Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index: Paragraphs

Note: This is a sub-section of Engineering 1952 Jul-Dec: Index

PARAGRAPHS INDEX

Accidents :

  • Fire at Glasgow Coppersmith’s Works, 758
  • Footbridge, Railway, at Bury, Collapse of, 107
  • Industrial Accidents, Descriptions of, 353
  • Industrial Safety, Courses on, 14
  • Talbot-Stead Tube Co., Ltd., Accidents at Works of, 598
  • Train Derailment at Bushbury, 270
  • Train Derailment at Polesworth, 85

Aeronautics :

  • Acceleration Test Rig for Pilots, 269
  • Aero-Engine Works, Rolls-Royce, Ltd., East Kilbride, 46
  • Air Liner, High-Speed Inter-Continental, 344, 400
  • Air Transport Advisory Council, Appointment of, 152
  • Air Transport of Boiler Tubes, 502
  • Aircraft Carriers, New Flight-Deck Arrangements for, 719
  • Aircraft Carrier for Royal Canadian Navy, 180
  • Aircraft Equipment (Trade Publication), 520
  • Aircraft,Fighter, Light-Weight, 615
  • Aircraft, Fighter, with “ Sapphire ” Engine, 787
  • Aircraft, Naval, Diesel Fuel for, 643
  • Apprenticeships, Airways, 296
  • Apprentice Training at Works of Bristol Aeroplane Co., Ltd., 79
  • “ Argonauts ” Adapted for Carrying Isotopes, 424
  • Armstrong-Siddeley Double Mamba Aero Engine, 709
  • Asphalt Carpet for Airfield Runways, 384
  • Avro “Canberra” Aircraft, Production of, 726
  • Cables, Wiring, Aircraft (Trade Publication), 552
  • “ Comet ” Service to Singapore, 487
  • Elmdon Airport, Accommodation of Large Aircraft at, 142, 726
  • Flight-Refuelling Equipment (Trade Publication), 840
  • Freight Carrying by British Overseas Airways Corporation, 708
  • Grease for Jet Engines, 711
  • Helicopter Used for Reconnaissance, 566
  • Helicopter Service, Birmingham to London, 406, 726
  • Helicopter Tests on South Bank, London, 160
  • Inspection Procedures for Civil Aircraft, 677
  • Jet Engine Factory in Canada, 495
  • Jet Engines, Rolls-Royce, Components for, Production at Jarrow, 46
  • Kintyre Naval Air Station, Reconstruction of, 270, 374
  • Latin America, Royal Air Force Goodwill Mission to, 767
  • Locusts, Aerial Spraying of, 647
  • Noise at London Airport, 173
  • Prestwick Airport, Future of, 694
  • Prestwick Airport, Road Diversion at, 338
  • Renfrew Airport, Terminal Buildings for, 14 Shackleton Mark 2 Anti-Submarine Aircraft, 12
  • “ Stratocruisers,” B.O.A.C. Fleet of, 187
  • “ Super Constellation ” Aircraft for K.L.M. Royal Dutch Airlines, 109
  • “Swift” Aircraft, Vickers-Armstrongs, Flight of, 121
  • University Courses for Royal Air Force Cadets, 549
  • “Viscount” Air Liners for British West Indies Airways, 736

Agriculture :

  • Farmer’s Opposition to Transmission Line, 726
  • Fertiliser Plant (Trade Publication), 680
  • Grass-Drying Plant, Use of, 271
  • Mechanisation of Small Farms, 694 Pulverised-Fuel Ash, Use of, 110
  • Alloys. See Mining and Metallurgy

Appointments, Awards and Honours :

  • Air Transport Advisory Council, Appointment of, 152
  • Apprentices, Awards to, C. A. Parsons and Co., Ltd., 174
  • Beilby Memorial Fund, Awards under, 533
  • British Electricity Authority Appointments, 223
  • Brush Scholarship Awards, 148, 483
  • Churchill Gold Medal, Award of, 445
  • City and Guilds Institute, Award of Fellowships, 256
  • Civil Engineers, Institution of, Award of Prizes, 293, 357
  • Colwyn Gold Medal, Award of, 834
  • East Kilbride Development Corporation, Appointments to, 142
  • Heating and Ventilating Engineers, Institution of, Award of, 164
  • Industrial Design Competition Awards, 271
  • Inventions, Award to Inverness Engineers, 14
  • Metals, Institute of, Prize Awards of, 158
  • Reginald Mitchell Memorial Gold Medal, Award of, 454
  • Rubber Industry, Awards for Services to, 834
  • Smithson Research Fellowship, Appointment to, 421

Associations :

  • Aircraft Constructors, British, Society of, 643
  • Aluminium Development, 284, 630
  • Architects and Surveyors, Incorporated, 302
  • Bewdley (Worcestershire), Civic Society, 790
  • Cement and Concrete, 544, 582
  • Coal Utilisation Research, 388
  • Commercial Engineering, 353
  • Commercial and Industrial Education, British, 454
  • Constructional Steelwork, British, 684
  • Electrical and Allied Industries Research, British, 817
  • Electrical Development, British, 360
  • Engineering Industries, 662
  • Farmers’ Union, National, 271
  • Federation of British industries, 518
  • Gas Consultative Council, 142
  • Gas Council, 61, 152, 244
  • Glasgow Shipowners’ Benevolent, 726
  • Inland Waterways, 566
  • Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain, 758
  • Iron and Steel Federation, British, 47, 315
  • Iron and Steel Research, British, 270, 271, 716, 805'
  • Ironfoundry Associations, Council of, 518 Manufacturers, National Union of, 238, 406 Metal Fixing, 487
  • North East Development, 78, 142, 566
  • North Staffordshire Small Mine Owners’ Federation, 14
  • Northumberland and Durham Coalowners’, 438
  • Old Centralians, 39
  • Old N’lons, 556
  • Radio Industry Council, 94
  • Railway Development, 374
  • Regional Advisory Council, 104
  • Sheet and Strip,Metal Users’ Technical, 520
  • Sheffield Cutlery Manufacturers’, 206
  • Steel Founders, British, 253
  • Sussex Industries, Federation of, 233 Waterworks, British, 406
  • Welding Research, British, 158
  • West Midlands Advisory Council for Technical, Commercial and Art Education, 374
  • West Midlands Area, Transport Users’ Consultative Committee, 374
  • Zinc Development, 31
  • Automobiles. See Motor Cars, Etc.
  • Boilers. See Engines and Boilers

Bridges and Viaducts :

  • Ceylon, Road Bridge in, 269
  • Cohnel Ferry Road-Rail Bridge, 338'
  • Footbridge, Railway, at Bury,- Collapse of, 107
  • New Zealand Bridge, Tender for, 46
  • Road Bridge Over Forth, 110, 790
  • Road Bridge at Inverness, 822
  • Wales, Bridge Building in, 338

Buildings and Building Construction :

  • Aluminium, Use in Building Industry, 630
  • Asbestos Factory, Construction of, 206
  • Australian Factory Project, 78
  • Birmingham Building Plan, Conservation of Steel in Connection with, 142
  • Birmingham, Car Park and Market Building for, 207
  • Birmingham Central Areas, Re-Development of, 534
  • Boards, Building (Trade Publication), 616
  • Bricks, Raymor, for Tank Insulation, 61
  • Building Plant (Trade Publication), 840
  • Chimney Stack, Demolition of, 630
  • “ Collapse Method of Design,” Brochure on, 684
  • Constructional Materials (Trade Publication), 808
  • “ Design of Buildings,” Ministry of Works Publication, 296
  • Design of Steel Structures, 684
  • Dorman Long and Co., Ltd., Works of, 206
  • Dudley, Tube Investments Factory at, 406
  • Earth-Moving Equipment (Trade Publications), 712, 741
  • Electrical Equipment of Buildings, Regulations for, 158
  • Fish-Canning Factory at Inverness, 566
  • Glamorgan, Building Activities at, 406
  • Heavy-Engineering Work (Trade Publication), 776
  • Hecla Works Project, 175
  • Hillington Works, Fire at, 238
  • House Building by Company at Gateshead, Council’s Refusal to Allow, 142
  • Houses for Research Workers, 338
  • Housing, Use of Mine Land for, 790
  • Illuminated Town Plan, 438
  • International Harvester Co., Ltd., Extensions to Factory of, 206
  • Joiners’ Shop, Smith’s Dock Co., Ltd., Extensions to, 46
  • Lucas, J., Ltd., Sale of Factory by, 630
  • Mechanical Engineering Research Station, East Kilbride, 374
  • Metal Fixing for Insulating Boards (Trade Publication), 840
  • Northumberland, Works Projects at, 206
  • Parsons’ Works, Extensions to, 470
  • Pattern Stores, Arbroath, Building of, 206
  • Quay, Deep-Water, Jarrow, 14
  • Railway Goods Yards in Scotland, Proposed, 14
  • Renfrew Airport, Terminal Buildings for, 14
  • Roads, Concrete, Booklet on Construction of, 582
  • Rolls-Royce Aero-Engine Works, East Kilbride, 46
  • Roof Coverings, Aluminium, 284
  • Rubber Factory, Brynmawr, Construction of, 544
  • School Buildings, Construction of, 549
  • Buildings and Building Construction—
  • continued.
  • Scottish Gas Board, New Plant for, 78
  • Sea-Wall Construction, Experimental, 406 Shovel, Mechanical (Trade Publication), 680 Steelworks in Midlands, Extensions to, 598 Sulphuric-Acid Plant, Extensions to, 525
  • Technical College, Walsall-Staffordshire, Extension to, 338
  • Tipton Gasworks, Extensions to, 78
  • Tunnel, Whiteinch to Linthouse, 566 Vickers-Armstrongs Ltd., Factory for, 238 Wales, Building Work in, 302
  • Walsall, development Plan for, 46
  • Weir, G. and J., Ltd., Factory for, 238
  • West Cumberland, Industrial Developments at, 206
  • Wind Tunnel, Construction of, 371
  • Wood-Wool Factory, Cardiff, 142

Canals and Waterworks :

  • Amateur Labour for Canals, 302
  • Brecknock, Water-Supply Scheme for, 694
  • Bridgnorth, Water Supply for, 174
  • Canal-Tunnel Lighting, 111
  • Clyde Tunnel, Glasgow Water Department, Route of, 206
  • Cranhill, Water Tower at, 630
  • Edinburgh, Water Supplies of, 790
  • Edinburgh Waterworks Conference, 406
  • Effluent Channel Formed by Explosives, 785
  • Glasgow Corporation Development Schemes, 302
  • Helicopter for Reconnaissance of Waterworks Progress, 566
  • Jetty, Concrete, on River Ouse, 180
  • Lake District, Water Slipply for, 822
  • Leeds Corporation Waterworks,1 Centenary of, 694
  • Oban Reservoir, Completion of Dam at, 662 Panama Canal, Annual Report of, 83 Reservoir Leak, Measures to Stop, 238 Reservoirs and Water Towers for Glasgow, 170
  • River Endrick Water Supply Scheme, 822 Scaling, New Reservoir at, 758
  • Sheffield, Water Supply for, 598
  • Speed of Canal Transport, 566
  • Taff River, Works on, 630
  • Tank, Water, Prestressed-Concrete, 470
  • Tees Valley, Water Supply in, 174, 338, 662 Underground Stream, Flooding from, 174 Water Speed Records on Loch Ness, 142 Worcester Water Supply, Improvements to, 142
  • Worcestershire, Rural Water Supplies in, 790
  • Catalogues. See Trade Publications

Cement and Concrete :

  • Advice on Making Concrete, 52
  • Air in Cement, Meter for Measuring (Trade Publication), 253
  • Asbestos Cement, Painting of, 587
  • Cement, Economy in, Need for, 549 Cement, Economy in Use of, Booklets on, 510 Colliery-Roadway Lining, Concrete for, 14 Compactor for Cement (Trade Publication), 96
  • Compactors, Pneumatic, for Concrete, 383
  • Cyprus, Cement Project in, 270
  • Houses, Precast-Concrete, 206
  • Jetty, Concrete, on River Ouse, 180
  • Prestressed-Concrete Construction (Trade Publication), 221
  • Prestressed Concrete, Course on, 751
  • Prestressed Concrete, Evening Course on,185
  • Roughening Concrete Surfaces (Trade Publication), 221
  • Rubber Factory, Brynmawr, Construction of, 544
  • Sheffield, Water Stocks at, 470
  • Shell Roofs, Concrete, 493
  • Water Tank, Prestressed-Concrete, 470
  • Chemistry. See Physics and Chemistry

Coal :

  • Anthracite Development Scheme, Llanelly, 14
  • Barnsley Colliery, Modernisation of, 338
  • Barony Colliery, New Works at, 338
  • Bentinct Colliery, Eire at, 238
  • Blyth Collieries, Railway Connections at, 14
  • Boldon Colliery, Reconstruction at, 758 Bowhill Colliery, New Shaft at, 206 Bunkers, ill
  • By-Products, Coal (Trade Publication), 552 Clyde Exports, 46
  • Coke-Oven Dust at Port Talbot, 406
  • Coke-Oven Plant at Tolcross, 374
  • Colliers, Redundant, Transfer of, 338 Colliery-Roadway Inning, Concrete for, 14 Court Order to Bore for Coal, Application for, 14
  • Cwmbran, Opencast Mining at, 338
  • Darfleld Colliery, Developments at, 206
  • Denmark, Coke Exports to, 90
  • Domestic Solid-Fuel Appliances, Recommended, 388
  • Drift Mine, Driving of, 470
  • Exports, Efforts to Increase, 79
  • Export Policy and Coal Stocking, 142
  • Exports, Scottish, 110, 598
  • Export Trade, Future of, 271
  • Exports, Welsh, 175, 502
  • Exports, Yorkshire, 110
  • Fares Increase, Miners’ Strike Over, 175, 207
  • Fares, Miners’ Payment of, 566
  • Fife Coalfield, Improvements at, 534
  • Fife Collieries, Future of ,374
  • GlenochilMine, Progress at, 338
  • Coal—continued.
  • Handling Plant, Coal (Trade Publication), 96 Herrington Colliery, Improvements at, 758 Holly Bank Colliery, Closure of, 822 Hospitals, Coal Consumption in, 46 Inspection of Mines in Midlands, 374 International Classification; 184
  • ' Italy, Shipments to, 470, 534
  • Land for Colliery Tips, 302
  • Linking-Up of Four Collieries, 470
  • Loading Equipment at South Wales Ports, 566
  • Manvers Main Colliery, Extensions to, 206
  • Maryport, Coal-Mining Project at, 822 Midlands, Improved Output in, 206 Murton Colliery, Developments at, 142
  • Newbiggin Colliery, Proposed Closing of, 374
  • North-West Region, Production of, 534 Northumberland Colliery, Improvements at, 238
  • Northumberland and Cumberland Collieries, Development of, 302
  • Opencast Mining Denial, 238
  • Opencast Mining in Midlands, 566
  • Opencast Mining in South Wales, 338
  • Opencast Projects in Walsall Area, 79
  • Pakistan Railways, Coal Order from, 207 Pithead Baths, Opening of, 174, 502 Pithead Baths at Pontycymmer, 302 Ploughs, Use in Thin Seams, 238
  • Records of Old Colliery Workings, 110
  • Rising Sun Colliery,. Shaft Sinking at, 14
  • River Beds, Coal Recovery from, 143
  • Road Across Opencast Site, Closure of, 206 Rothes Colliery, Fife, 374
  • Ryhope Colliery, Reorganisation at, 338, 790
  • Scotland, Coal Industry in, 46, 388, 822
  • Shuttle Cars, American, Trial of, 238
  • Silting-Up at Colliery Tips, 143
  • Small Mines, Surplus at, 14
  • South Western Coal Board, Financial Results of, 375
  • South Western Coal Board, Production of, 470
  • Staffordshire, Colliery Improvement Scheme in, 462
  • Stocks in Britain, 266
  • Sunderland, Search for Coal in, 758
  • Tynemouth Collieries, Developments at, 790 Ulgham, Colliery Developments at, 302 Underground Gasification of Coal, 534 Wage Restraint, Miners’ Opinions on, 406 Wales, Coal Trade of, 726, 758, 790 Wastages of Coal, 797
  • Wearmouth, Colliery Development at, 302 Welsh Collieries, Developments at, 694 West Midlands, Production in, 79 Worked-Out Collieries, Eilling of, 502 Yorkshire, Production in, 406, 502, 630, 662, 69'4
  • Colleges. See Education

Companies :

  • Ace Distributors, Ltd., 755
  • Albion Motors, Ltd., 270, 598
  • Aldersley Engineering Co., Ltd., 694
  • Alpha West (England), Ltd., 174 Aluminium, Ltd., 552
  • Anderson Foundry Co., Ltd., 511 Anglo-Iranian Oil Co., Ltd., 438, 662 Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., Ltd., 642 Appleby-Frodingham Steelworks, Ltd., 470 Arcolectric (Switches), Ltd., 127 Armstrong-Siddeley Motors, Ltd. 643 Armstrong, Sir W. G., Whitworth and Co., Ltd., 46, 790
  • Asea, Ltd., 574
  • Associated Lead Manufacturers, Ltd., 413
  • Austin Motor Co., Ltd., 174, 270, 548, 566, 758
  • Babcock and Wilcox, Ltd., 518, 534
  • Bailey Shipbuilding Development, Ltd., 79
  • Baird, W., and Co., 270
  • Bangrin Tin Dredging Co., 630
  • Barclay, Curie and Co., Ltd., 110, 206
  • Bergen Steamship Co., Ltd., 270
  • Brandon, R., and Partners, Ltd., 199
  • Brassey, J. E., and Son, Ltd., 78
  • Bremner Well Drilling Co., Ltd., 630 Briggs Motor Bodies, Ltd., 758
  • Bristol Aeroplane Co., Ltd., 79, 770
  • Bristol Waterworks Co., 566
  • British Aluminium Co., Ltd., 302
  • British Racing Motors, Ltd., 374
  • British Racing Motors Trust, Ltd., 614
  • British Re-inforced Asbestos Co., Ltd., 128
  • British Ropeways, Ltd., 636
  • British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., 52, 227, 502,659
  • British Tyre and Rubber Co., Ltd., 694
  • British Wedge Wire Co., Ltd., 63
  • Brown, J., and Co., Ltd., 640
  • Brush Electrical Engineering Co., Ltd., 148
  • 483
  • Brynmawr Rubber, Ltd., 544
  • Buchanan, J. O., and Co., Ltd., 822 Burroughs Adding Machine Co., Ltd., 630 Carblox, Ltd., 142
  • Carter-Horseley (Engines), Ltd., 662 Cementation Co., Ltd., 566
  • Chance Brothers, Ltd., 822
  • Chandos Engineering Co., Ltd., 797
  • Clancy, G., Ltd., 14
  • Clelands (Successors), Ltd., 566
  • Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co., Ltd.. 46
  • Clyde Portland Cement Co., 270
  • Coltness Holdings, Ltd., 110, 142, 174, 338, 534
  • Colvilles, Ltd., 46, 438
  • Compactors Engineering, Ltd., 383
  • Compoflex Co., Ltd., 468
  • Consett Iron Co., Ltd., 46, 822
  • Cramp, W. E., and Son (Tipton), Ltd., 238
  • Companies—continued.
  • Craven’s Railway Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd., 46
  • Crompton Parkinson, Ltd., 238
  • Dart Spring Co., Ltd., 206
  • Davy and United Engineering Co., Ltd., 438
  • Denny, W., and Brothers, Ltd., 660
  • Diamond Abrasives, Ltd., 711
  • Distington Engineering Co., Ltd., 534
  • Dorman, Long and Co., Ltd., 46, 206, 338, 406, 694
  • Dowson, T. R., and Co., Ltd!.,, 630
  • Doxford, W., and Sons, Ltd., 630
  • Edwards, F. J., Ltd., 584
  • Electrical Remote Control Co., Ltd., 312, 579
  • Electrothermal Engineering, Ltd., 446
  • Enfield Cables, Ltd., 598
  • English Electric Co., Ltd., 690
  • English Numbering Machines, Ltd., 243
  • English Steel Corporation, Ltd., 238
  • Esso Petroleum Co., Ltd., 375
  • Euclid (Great Britain), Ltd., 790
  • Excelsior Motor Co., Ltd., 758
  • Express Lift Co., 739
  • Fairfield Shipbuilding Works, Ltd., 502
  • Ferguson Brothers (Port Glasgow), Ltd., 598 Ferguson, H., Ltd., 174
  • Ferranti, Ltd., 46, 78, 693, 822
  • Fischer Bearings Co., Ltd., 647
  • Fisher and Ludlow, Ltd., 548
  • Foden, Ltd., 445
  • Follard Aircraft, Ltd., 615
  • Foundry, T. and J., Ltd., 142
  • General Electric Co., Ltd., 371, 391, 493, 587, 705, 711, 770
  • Goodyear Tyre and Rubber Cd. (Great Britain), 662
  • Gray, W„ and Co., Ltd., 174
  • Greenwell, T. W., <fc Co., Ltd., 374
  • Grubb, Sir H., Parsons and Co., Ltd., 46
  • Guest Keen and Baldwin’s Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., 598
  • Hadfields, Ltd., 175, 822
  • Hamilton, W., and Co., Ltd., 406
  • Handley Page, Ltd., 344, 400
  • Hardypick, Ltd., 14
  • Harland and Wolff, Ltd., 790
  • Hart’s Hill Iron Co., Ltd., 270
  • Hawker Aircraft Co., Ltd., 787
  • Hawthorn, R. and W., Leslie, and Co., Ltd., 174, 270
  • Hayes, R. S. (Pembroke Dock), Ltd., 239, 470
  • Head, Wrightson and Co., Ltd., 238, 534
  • H. E.B. Machine Tools, Ltd.., 739
  • Heenan and Froude, Ltd., 166
  • Hill,E. and J., Ltd., 662
  • Holophane, Ltd., 271, 484, 552
  • Hudson, K., and Son, 78
  • Hunslet Africa (Pty.), Ltd., 159
  • Hunting and Son, Ltd., 270
  • Hustler, J., and Son, Ltd., 785
  • Huwood Mining Machinery, Ltd., 142
  • Idoson Motor Cylinder Co., Ltd., 142
  • Imperial Chemical Industries, Ltd., 46, 90, 174, 206, 630, 726, 737, 785
  • Imperial Smelting Corporation, Ltd., 515
  • Industrial Drives, Ltd., 39
  • Industrial Waste Eliminators, Ltd., 166 International Harvester Co. of Great Britain,
  • Ltd., 206
  • Iraq Petroleum Co., Ltd., 606
  • Johnson and Phillips, Ltd., 476
  • Keith Blackman, Ltd., 206, 502
  • Kelvin and Hughes (Marine), Ltd., 508
  • Kent, G., Ltd., 662
  • Klinger, R., Ltd., 741
  • Lansing-Bagnall, Ltd., 765
  • Lees, J. B., and S., Ltd., 14, 438
  • Leyland Motors, Ltd., 638, ,659
  • Lincoln Electric Co., 765
  • Lister, R. A., and Co., Ltd., 594
  • Locomotive Publishing Co., 445
  • Lucas, J., Ltd., 630
  • Luson, A., and Sons, Ltd., 719
  • Lysaght’s, J., Scunthorpe Works, Ltd., 598 Magnetic Equipment Co., Ltd., 751
  • Manchester Oil Refineries, Ltd., 534 ' Marinite, Ltd., 206
  • Marshall Richards Machine Tool Co., Ltd., 694
  • Mathieson, A., and Sons, Ltd., 110
  • McKiernan Corporation, 269
  • Mercantile Dry Dock Co., Ltd., 14
  • Metal Industries, Ltd., 630
  • Millspaugh, Ltd., 175
  • Morgan, J., Ltd., 406
  • Morris, H., and Co., Ltd., 155
  • Mullard, Ltd., 582, 690
  • Municipal Agency, Ltd., 143
  • Murex Welding Processes, Ltd., 5
  • Newton, Chambers and Co., Ltd., 46, 758 Nissan Motor Co., 758
  • North Eastern Trading Estates, Ltd., 726 Northern Aluminium Co., Ltd., 552
  • Oilwell Equipment Co., 636
  • Ojakwo Transport, Ltd., 758
  • Oryx Electrical Laboratories, 446
  • Palmer’s Shipbuilding and Iron Co., Ltd., 46
  • Parsons, C. A., and Co., Ltd., 46,174, 338, 470. 711, 726
  • Philip and Son, Ltd., 445
  • Plessey Co., Ltd., 556
  • Projectile and Engineering Co., Ltd., 515
  • Provincial Exhibitions, Ltd., 248
  • Purdie, Lumsden and Co., Ltd., 726
  • Quasi-Arc Co., Ltd., 238
  • Raleigh Industries, Ltd., 34
  • Randall Products Metal Shelving (Industrial), Ltd., 643
  • Readhead, J., and Sons, Ltd., 206
  • Reliance Telephone Co., Ltd., 770
  • Renisher Iron Co., Ltd., 338
  • Resistance Welders, Ltd., 14
  • Reymor Brick Co., Ltd., 61
  • Rio Tinto Co., Ltd., 630
  • Robertson, G., and Son, Ltd., 758
  • Roe, A. V., and Co., Ltd., 12, 726
  • Roe, A. V. (Canada), Ltd., 495
  • Roe, C. H., Ltd., 822
  • Rubery Owen and Co., Ltd., 374, 534, 614
  • Sankey, J., and Sons, Ltd., 726
  • Companies—continued.
  • Scottish Industrial Estates, Ltd., 206
  • Scottish Oils and Shell-Mex, Ltd., 174
  • Scottish Orlit Co., Ltd., 206
  • Sen-Raleigh Industries of India, Ltd., 34 Sheepbridge Stokes, Ltd., 726
  • Shell Petroleum Co., Ltd., 248, 384, 462, 773 Siamese Tin Syndicate, 630
  • Siebe, Gorman and Co., Ltd., 253 Simon-Carves, Ltd., 525
  • Simon Handling, Ltd., 525
  • Smith’s Dock Co., Ltd., 46, 790
  • Smith’s English Clocks, Ltd., 726
  • South Durham Steel and Iron Co., Ltd., 270
  • South Wales Switchgear, Ltd., 142
  • Sperryn and Co., Ltd., 152
  • Standard Motor Co., Ltd., Ill, 174,270, 502, 821
  • Standard Motor Products, Ltd., 174
  • Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd., 807
  • Steel and Co., Ltd., 46
  • Steel Co. of Wales, Ltd., 47, 207, 758 Stewarts and Lloyds, Ltd., 142, 470, 755
  • Suffolk Iron Foundry (1920), Ltd., 15
  • Summers, J., and Co., Ltd., 534
  • Sunvic Controls, Ltd., 438, 470
  • Sutcliffe, R., Ltd., 721
  • Swan, Hunter, and Wigham Richardson Co., Ltd., 270, 726
  • Talbot-Stead Tube Co., Ltd.. 406, 598
  • Telegraph Construction and Maintenance Co., Ltd., 12^
  • Thecla Engineering Co., Ltd., 502 Thermotank, Ltd., 502
  • Thomas, R., and Baldwins, Ltd., 239, 470
  • Thompson, J., Ltd., 79
  • Thompson, J. (Wolverhampton), Ltd., 822
  • Thornycroft, J. I., and Co., Ltd., 645
  • Times Publishing Co.,. Ltd., 359
  • Timmings, S., and Co., Ltd., 110
  • Troughton and Young (Manufacturers), Ltd., 790
  • Tube Investments, Ltd., 406
  • Tunnel Portland Cement Co., 270
  • United Steel Companies, Ltd., 338, 438, 755
  • Vickers-Armstongs Ltd., 121, 206, 238, 270
  • Villiers Engineering Co., Ltd., 822
  • Walker Brothers (Wigan), Ltd., 264
  • Wallsend Slipway and Engineering Co., Ltd., 726
  • Ward, Thos. W., Ltd., 758
  • Weir, G. and J., Ltd., 238, 534
  • West Cumberland and Industrial Development, Ltd., 206
  • West’s Piling Co., Ltd., 525
  • White, J. S., and Co., Ltd., 445
  • Williams and Womersley, Ltd., 598
  • Wimpey, G., and Co., Ltd., 636
  • Workingham Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., 470
  • Yarrow and Co., Ltd., 303
  • Zinc Corporation, Ltd., 264
  • Concrete. See Cement and Concrete

Contracts :

  • 28, 63, 96, 111, 159, 192, 207, 239, 285, 303, 339, 392, 456, 551, 581, 648, 712, 776, 808
  • A.C.V. Sales, Ltd., 207, 581
  • Adamson, D., and Co., Ltd., 207
  • Babcock and Wilcox, Ltd., 28, 159, 207, 339, 648
  • Bagguley and Barker, Ltd., 712
  • Bartram and Sons, Ltd.. 392
  • Bennis Combustion Ltd., 207
  • Birlec Ltd., 712
  • Birmingham Railway Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd., 648
  • Birtley Co., Ltd., 63
  • Blackburn and General Aircraft, Ltd., 392 Blaw Knox Ltd., 456
  • Bradford, F., and Co., Ltd., 285
  • Braithwaite and Co. Engineers, Ltd., 776
  • British Insulated Callender’s Cables Ltd., 28, 648
  • British Insulated Callender’s Construction Co., Ltd., 207, 456
  • British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., 63, 111 (2), 192 (2), 285, 551, 776
  • Brown, J., and Co., Ltd., 159, 648
  • Bull’s Metal and Melloid Co., Ltd., Ill
  • Butterley Co., Ltd., 303, 648
  • Cambrian Wagon and Engineering Co., Ltd., 648
  • Cammell Laird and Co., Ltd., 159
  • Clarke Chapman and Co., Ltd., Ill
  • Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co., Ltd., 339
  • • Coppee Co. (Great Britain), Ltd., 776
  • Craven’s Railway Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd., 63
  • Crypton Equipment Ltd., 776
  • Davenport Engineering Co., Ltd., 207
  • Davey, Paxman and Co., Ltd., 63
  • de Havilland Aircraft Co., Ltd., 285,303, 776
  • Dempster, R., and Sons, Ltd,., 551
  • Derbyshire Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd., 648 Distington Engineering Co., Ltd., 456 Dorman Long and Co., Ltd., 239
  • Drewry Car Co., Ltd., 159
  • Enfield Cables, Ltd., 339
  • English Electric Co., Ltd., 159, 207,648,712
  • Eve, J. L., Construction Co., Ltd., 207 Fairclough, L., Ltd., 285, 776 Familleureux, S. A., 207
  • Ferguson, Pailin Ltd., 28, 339
  • Ferguson Radio Corporation, Ltd., 207
  • Film Cooling Towers, Ltd., 207
  • Furness Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., 28
  • General Electric Co., Ltd., Ill (5), 159,
  • 192 (2), 239, 303, 339, 648, 808
  • Gilkes, G., and Gordon, Ltd., 63
  • Gloster Aircraft Co., Ltd., 712
  • Glover, W. T., and Co., Ltd., Ill
  • Gwynnes Pumps, Ltd., 28
  • Hackbridge and Hewittic Electric Co., Ltd., 159, 207 (2)
  • Hall, W., and Co., Ltd., 303
  • Harland and Wolff, Ltd., 28, 159
  • Hawthorn, R. and W., Leslie, and Co., Ltd., 159
  • Head Wrightson Aluminium, Ltd., 96
  • Contracts—continued.
  • Head, Wrightson and Co., Ltd., 192, 303, 776 Henley’s, W. T., Telegraph Works Co., Ltd., 28, 339
  • Hick, Hargreaves and Co., Ltd., Ill
  • Hill, C. M., and Co. (Engineers), Ltd., 207 Holland and Hannen and Cubitts, Ltd., 392 Howard, J., and Co., Ltd., 808 ,
  • Hunslet Engine Co., Ltd., 207
  • Hunting Aerosurveys, Ltd., 285
  • Industrial Waste Eliminators, Ltd., 285 International Combustion, Ltd., 339 Johnson Ireton, Ltd., 159
  • Leyland Motors, Ltd., 581, 776
  • Lowe, T., and Sons, Ltd., 648
  • MacLellan, P. and W., Co., Ltd., 648
  • Marconi International Marine Communications Co., Ltd., 28, 192, 339
  • Marconi’s Wireless Telegraph Co., Ltd., 96, 207, 776
  • Mather and Platt, Ltd., 28
  • McAlpine, Sir R., and Son, Ltd., 648 McAlpine, Sir R., and Sons (Midlands), Ltd., 648
  • McGhee and Murray; Ltd., 5'51
  • Metropolitan-Cammell Carriage and Wagon Co., Ltd., 63, 648
  • Metropolitan - Cammell - Weymann Motor Bodies, Ltd., 581
  • Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., Ill, 648 (2)
  • Mitchell Engineering, Ltd., 207
  • Mitchell, F., and Son, Ltd., 207
  • Modern Wheel Drive, Ltd., 207
  • National Gas and Oil Engine Co., Ltd., 159,239
  • Newton, Chambers and Co., Ltd., 192
  • Painter Brothers, Ltd., 456
  • Park Royal Vehicles, Ltd., 581
  • Parkinson, Sir L., and Co., Ltd., 581
  • Parsons, C. A., and Co., Ltd., 207, 648
  • Peters, G. D., Ltd., 776
  • Pirelli-General Cable Works, Ltd., 159 Redpath, Brown and Co., Ltd., 339
  • Reyrole, A., and Co.; Ltd., 28, 648 (2) Saunders-Roe (Anglesey), Ltd., 776
  • Short Brothers, Ltd., 339
  • Short Brothers and Harland, Ltd., 776 Simon-Carves, Ltd., 28
  • Simon-Carves (Australia) Pty., Ltd., 207 Smith’s Dock Co., Ltd., 63
  • South Durham Steel and Iron Co., Ltd., 28 Stirling Boiler Co., Ltd., Ill
  • Stothert and Pitt, Ltd., 28
  • Sturtevant Engineering Co., Ltd., 28
  • Sulzer Bros. (London), Ltd., 339
  • Swan, Hunter, and Wigham Richardson, Ltd., 159
  • Tees Side Bridge and Engineering Works, Ltd., 648
  • Thomas, B., Engineers, Ltd., 159
  • Thompson, J., Water Tube Boilers, Ltd., 28 (2), 111
  • Thompson, J. (Wolverhampton), Ltd., 28 Thorn Electrical Industries, Ltd., 207 Vickers-Armstrongs Ltd., 159, 712 Weir, G. and J., Ltd., Ill, 339, 392 Worthington-Simpson, Ltd., Ill Yarrow and Co., Ltd., 648
  • Yorkshire Hennebique Contracting Co., Ltd., 339

Cranes and Conveyors :

  • American Coal-Loading Equipment, 566
  • Belt, Conveyor, Long-Service, 694
  • Belting, Conveyor, Non-Inflamable, Report on, 541
  • Belting, Conveyor, Plastic, 374 Coal-Handling Plant (Trade Publication), 96 Conveyors, Belt, Film on, 721
  • Conveyors, Coal, Installation of, 238 Conveyor Head Unit (Trade Publication), 122
  • Crane, High-Duty Overhead, for Iron and Steelworks, 716
  • Cranes, Mobile (Trade Publication), 741
  • Driving Gear for Belt Conveyors (Trade Publication), 808
  • Elevator for Cases and Bales, 63
  • Hoisting Blocks (Trade Publication), 32 Ladle Cranes for Middlesbrough, 78 Mechanical Handling, Film on, 360
  • Twin Lift for Cases and Bales, 63 .

Education :

  • Apprentices, Administration Course for, 406 Apprenticeships, Airways, 296 Apprenticeships of Bristol Aeroplane Co., Ltd., 79
  • Apprenticeships in Gas Industry, 244 Apprenticeship Scheme of Dart Spring Co., Ltd., 206
  • Apprenticeship Scheme of Head, Wrightson and Co., Ltd., 238
  • Atomic Energy! Conference on, 675
  • British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., Engineering Research Fellowships, 52
  • Brixton School of Building, Courses at, 402 Car Chassis for Training Purposes, 566 Chemical Society’s Research Fund, 134 City and Guilds of London Institute, Appointments to Fellowship of, 256
  • City and Guilds of London Institute Exhibition, 582
  • Civil Engineers, Institution of, Formation of Graduate Section, 71; Administration of Rockefeller Bursaries, 96
  • Conferences? Grands Reseaux Electrique, 266; Industrial Boiler Plant Operation •and Maintenance, 353 ; Atomic Energy, 675 ; Static Electrification, 751; Foremen’s, 502
  • Congresses, Public Works and Municipal Services, 143 ; International Mechanical Engineering, 421
  • Courses, Industrial Safety, 14, 840; Electronics, at Harwell, 29 ; Higher Technology, 104 ; Steelworks Training, 142; Prestressed Concrete, 185, 751; Works Engineers, 213 ; Production Management, 220; Works and Plant Engineers, 238,
  • Education—continued.
  • 338; Design of Welded Structures, 238 ; Electrical Insulation, 253; Special Library Organisation, 279 ; Fuel Efficiency, 288 ; Electronics, 338 ; Technology, Economics and Administration, 356 ; Road Safety and Traffic, 368 ; Photo-Elasticity, 375 ; Building, 402; Administration, 406; Iron and Steel Making, 438; Corrosion, 534 ; Plant Engineers, 534 ; Foremen’s, 566 ; Fuel Economy, 694 ; Work Study, 719 ; Managers’ Training, 758
  • Directory of Further Education, 374
  • Dockyard Schools Become Technical Colleges, 265
  • Examinations, Royal Statistical Society,
  • 143 ; Institute of Marine Engineers, 492 Foremen, Training Scheme for, 822 Gas Turbine Technology, Certificates in, 60 Glasgow Professor’s Visit to America, 14 Heriot-Watt College, Overseas Students, 78 Human Relations in Industry, Study of, 502 Industrial Design Competition Awards, 271 Industry, Training for, 726
  • Lectures, Christmas, Royal Institution, 744 Lectures, Engineering, 374; Metal Machines, 374; Applications of Electronics, 604 ; Use of Models in Structural Analysis, 691; Metal Working, 805
  • Liverpool University, Courses at, 534 Margam Works, Technical Education at, 207 Metallurgical Education on Merseyside, 406 Northampton Polytechnic, Prospectus, 319, 368
  • Post-Advanced Lectures in Engineering, 374 Posters, Power-Production, for Teaching Purposes, 647
  • Public-Health Engineering, Bursaries in, 96 Rockefeller Bursaries in Public-Health Engineering, 96
  • Scholarships, Brush, 148,483 ; Chemical Engineering, 642; Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 660, 764
  • Scholarships to Visit Engineering Works, 14 Schoolboys Needed for Engineering Profession, 726
  • Sheet and Strip Metal Users’ Technical Association, Conference of, 520
  • Sheffield College of Commerce and Technology, 438
  • Sir John Cass College, Prospectus, 104 south East London Technical College, 264 Students’ Essay Competition, Institute of Metals, 158
  • Students’ Prize Awards, Institution of Civil Engineers, 293, 357
  • Students’ Visit to Electric-Furnace Works, 421
  • Technical Information, Presentation of, Conference on, 454
  • Technology, Economics and Administration, Post-Graduate Courses on, 358
  • University Courses for Royal Air Force Cadets, 549
  • Walsall-Staffordshire Technical College, Extension to, 338

Electricity :

  • Accessories, Electrical (Trade Publication), 32
  • Alternators for Export to Ontario, 726 Alternator-Stator, 110-ton, Transport of, 502 Annealing, Electric, of Malleable Castings, 662
  • Ayrshire, Electricity Supply in, 5.34 Bankside Power Station, 786
  • Barnstaple Radio-Transmitting Station, 755 Batteries, Starting, for Diesel Engines (Trade Publication), 808
  • Battery Chargers (Trade Publications), 520, 776
  • Beauty Spots, Transmission Lines at, 726 Braehead Power Station, 132-kV Cables for, 438
  • British Electricity Authority Appointments, 223
  • British and French Transmission Systems,- Interconnection of, 122
  • Cables, 132-kV, for Braehead Power Station; 438
  • Cables, Electric (Trade Publication), 840
  • Cables, Electric, Aluminium-Sheathed,
  • Manufacture of, Erratum, 476
  • Cables, High-Voltage, Across Severn, 598 Capacitors, Impregnated Paper, 227 Carlisle-Newcastle Power-Transmission Line, 142
  • Carlisle to Stella Transmission Line, 694, 726 Carmarthenshire, Supplies in, 662 Circuit-Breakers, Air-Blast (Trade Publication), 32
  • “ Clearcall” Radio-Communication System,
  • 659
  • Conductor Accessories (Trade Publications), 391
  • Conference Internationale des Reseaux Elec- triques, 266
  • Contractors’ Employees’ Visit to Bower Station, 270
  • Control Gear, Electric-Motor (Trade Publication), 808
  • Coronation, Lighting Equipment for, 587 Cowal Hydro-Electric Scheme, 615 Crack-Detecting Equipment, Magnetic, 751 Electric-Furnace Works, Visits of Students to, 421
  • Electric Welding, Information on, 765 Electrical Equipment, Exhibition of, 690 Electrical-Resistance Welding, Tube Production by, 755
  • Electronic Engine Indicator (Trade Publication), 741
  • Electronics, Applications of,Lectures on, 604 Electronics Course at Harwell, 29 Electronics Industry in Edinburgh, 78 Electronics Research, Laboratory for, 822 Exchanges, Trunk and Auto-Manual (Trade Publication), 319
  • Fife, Electricity Generation in, 110 Flameproof Enclosure of Electrical Appli ances, 818
  • E1 e c trici ty—continued.
  • Flameproof and. Safety Equipment (Trade Publication), 122
  • Fluorescent-Tube Plant at Smethwick, 822 France, Generation Statistics for, 700 French and British Transmission Systems, Interconnection of, 122
  • Fuses, High-Rupturing Capacity (Trade Publication), 741
  • General Electric Co., Ltd., Manufactures of, 391
  • Generation Statistics, 143, 402
  • Heating Elements, Electric (Trade Publication), 143
  • “ Holophane ” Blended Lighting, 552
  • Huncoat Power Station, Extensions to, 110 Installations, General Electric Co., Ltd. (Trade Publication), 520
  • Insulation, Electrical, Course on, 253
  • Lamps, Electric (Trade Publications), 391 451
  • Lamp, Electric, with Integral Fuse, 493
  • Lamp Fittings, Combined Mercury-Arc and Tungsten, 371
  • Lamp Holder, Panel-Mounting, 127
  • Lamp, Mercury-Vapour (Trade Publication), 96
  • Lighting, Blended, “ Holophane,” 552
  • Lighting for Canal Tunnel, 111
  • Lighting Currents, Measurement of, 817
  • Lighting Demonstration Room, 484
  • Lighting, Domestic (Trade Publication), 451
  • Lighting Fittings (Trade Publication), 840
  • Lighting Fittings, Prismatic (Trade Publication), 451
  • Lighting, Fluorescent (Trade Publication), 808
  • Lighting Installation, Large Cold-Cathode Fluorescent, 711
  • Lighting, Street, Switch for (Trade Publication), 840
  • Lighting Tubes (Trade Publications), 391, 616
  • Lighting Units, Translucent, 271
  • Load Shedding, Plans for Diminishing, 238 Load Shedding in Scotland, 302
  • Load Spreading in Yorkshire, 110 Loudspeakers (Trade Publication), 552 Magnets, Adjustable (Trade Publication), 122
  • Mosaic Diagrams for Power Networks (Trade Publication), 96
  • Motors, Electric (Trade Publications), 319, 776
  • Motors and Starters (Trade Publication), 360 New Zealand, Generation Statistics for, 684 Newcastle-Carlisle Power-Transmission Line, 142
  • Newport Power Station, Railway Facilities at, 470
  • North-East Coast, Electricity Supplies for, 502
  • North Eastern Electricity Board, Reports of, 110
  • North Wales Hydro-Electric Schemes, 636 Nottingham, Power Station, Generating Plant at, 400
  • Oerlikon Co., 75th Anniversary (Trade Publication), 808
  • “ Permitol ” Impregnated Paper Capacitors, 227
  • Polesfor Electric Cables (Trade Publication), 96
  • Posters, Power-Production, for Teaching Purposes, 647
  • Power-Station Signalling Systems, 807 Process Timer, Automatic, 579 Radio-Communication System, “ Clearcall,” 659
  • Radio-Controlled Gas Repair Vans, 174
  • Radio Equipment, Specifications for, 94
  • Radio Research in Australia, 174
  • Radio Station at Wick, 374
  • Reactors, Current-Limiting (Trade Publication), 32
  • Rectifiers, Selenium (Trade Publication), 143
  • Rectifiers, Tubular (Trade Publication), 360
  • Regulations for Electrical Equipment of Buildings, 158
  • Regulations, Wiring, Institution of Electrical Engineers, 591
  • Relay, Universal Multi-Contact, 312
  • Rhodesia, Southern, Generation Statistics of, 766
  • Rural Areas, European, Electrical Development in, 629
  • Rural Electrification in South-West Scotland, 302
  • Safety and Flameproof Equipment (Trade Publication), 122
  • Scotland, Electricity Network in, 630
  • Scotland, Electricity-Supply Schemes for, 691
  • Scotland, Hydro-Electric Schemes in, 615 Shetlands, Power Plant for, 566
  • Shipyards, Need of Electricians in, 14
  • Signal Apparatus, Low-Voltage (Trade Publication), 122
  • Signal-Lamp Holder, Panel-Mounting, 127 Signalling System, Power-Station, 807 Slurry-Fired Power Station, 765
  • Soldering Iron, Miniature, 446
  • Sound Amplification (Trade Publication), 32 Specifications for Radio Equipment, 94 Static Electrification, Conference on, 751 Steam, By-Product, Used to Save Electricity, 790
  • Stella Power Station, Construction of, 465 Stourport “ B ” Power Station, Progress at, 694
  • Sunderland, Supply Problems in, 302
  • Switches (Trade Publication), 96
  • Switch, Pendant, Watertight, 574
  • Switch for Street Lighting (Trade Publication), 840
  • Switchgear (Trade Publication), 253
  • Switchgear Manufacture in South Wales, 142
  • Tariffs, Electricity-Supply, Effect of Short- Time Working on, 798
  • Tariffs, North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board, 374
  • Electricity—continued.
  • Telephone Equipment (Trade Publications), 122, 552
  • Telephone Exchange, Automatic, for Bristol
  • Aeroplane Co., Ltd., 770
  • Television Mobile Unit, 238
  • Television in Scotland, Progress of, 174
  • Television Station, Wenvoe, 47
  • Television Transmitter at Pontop Pike, 566
  • Television Tubes with Tinted-Glass Faces, 690
  • Towyn Radio-Transmitting Station, 805
  • Transformer^ 100-MVA 132/133-kV, 693
  • Transformer^ Intermediate-Frequency, for Miniature Valves, 556
  • Transformers, Lancashire-Built, for United States, 78
  • Transformer Manufacture in South Wales, 142
  • Transmission Lines at Beauty Spots, 726
  • Transmission-Line Constants, Calculation of, Errata, 380
  • Transmission Line, Stella to Carlisle, 694,726
  • Transmitting Station, Low-Power, Towyn, 805
  • Uskmouth Power Station, 822
  • Valves, Miniature, Transformer for, 556
  • Valve, Radio-Frequency Pentode, Miniature, 562
  • “ Versatility ” Electrical Equipment (Trade Publication), 616
  • Visit to Power Station by Contractors’ Employees, 270
  • Washery Fuel as Slurry, Electricity Plant to Use, 78
  • Wenvoe Television Station, 47
  • Wiring Regulations, Institution of Electrical Engineers, 591
  • York Power Station, Developments at, 630

Engines and Boilers :

  • Air Transport of Boiler Tubes, 502
  • Babcock <fc Wilcox Boilers, Long Service, 518
  • Beam Engine, Old, Repair of, 270
  • Franco-Crosti Boilers for British Railways, 211
  • Gas Boilers (Trade Publication), 319
  • Gas-Turbine Technology, Certificates in, 60 Steam, By-Product, Use of, 790
  • Steam Raising (Trade Publication), 96
  • Steam Temperature Control (Trade Publication), 319
  • Vertical Boilers (Trade Publication), 253

Errata and Addenda :

  • Aerodynamic Drag, 804
  • Calculation of Transmission-Line Constants, 380
  • Fatigue-Testing Laboratory, 158
  • Future of Iron and Steel Industry, 285
  • Manufacture of Aluminium-Sheathed Electric Cables, 476
  • Multi-Loaded and Continuously-Loaded Struts, 319
  • New Laboratories at King’s College, University of London, 34
  • Projected High-Speed Inter-Continental Air Liner, 400
  • Space Heating Directly by Gas, 797
  • Ten Years of R.E.M.E., 576
  • Valves for Gas Mains, 264

Exhibitions :

  • Ball Bearings, 647
  • British Industries Fair, 438
  • British Plastics, 1953, 462
  • Building, Cardiff, 207
  • Business Efficiency, Glasgow, 189, 470
  • Cycle and Motor Cycle Show, 737
  • Durham County Development, 374
  • Electrical Equipment, 690
  • Electrical Fair, Glasgow, 822
  • Leonardo da Vinci, 502
  • Lyons International Fair, 199
  • Newcastle Productivity, 470
  • Office Equipment, 643
  • Packaging, Third National, 248
  • Public Works and Municipal Services, 143
  • Safety, 662
  • Scottish Industries, 110
  • Sussex Industries, 233
  • Training for Industry, 582
  • Welsh Industries Fair, 375
  • Explosions. See Accidents
  • Explosives. See Guns and Explosives

Gas and Gasworks :

  • Apprenticeships in Gas Industry, 244
  • Flame-Failure Controls for Gas-Fired Installations, 152
  • Gas Industry, 'Steel Supplies for, 142
  • Gas Repair Vans, Radio-Controlled, 174
  • Gasholder Construction Hampered by Steel Shortage, 206
  • Gasworks Plant (Trade Publication^ 712
  • Grease for Jet Engines, 711
  • Howden GaisWorks, Developments at, 238, 438
  • Methane Supplies in Northumberland and Cumberland, 302
  • Midlands Gas Grid, Proposals for, 662
  • Midlands, Gas Production in, 662
  • Natural Gas, Drilling for, 630
  • North Western Gas Board, Extensions of, 470
  • Price of Gas in Midlands, 110
  • Propane as Fuel in Venezuela, 773
  • Propane for Lighting Buoys, 694
  • Scottish Gas Board, New Plant of, 78
  • Scrubbers, Gas (Trade Publication), 808
  • Sheffield, Gas-Making Plant for, 598
  • Space Heating Directly by Gas, Errata, 797 Tipton Gasworks, Extensions to, 78, 726 Underground Gasification of Coal, 534 Valves for Gas Mains, Erratum, 264
  • Welsh Gas Grid, Extensions to, 790

Gas and Oil Engines :

  • Albion Diesel Engines, Marine Version, 270 Armstrong-Siddeley Double Mamba Aero Engine, 709
  • Bedford Vehicles, Diesel-Engine Conversion Set for (Trade Publication), 680
  • Diesel-Engine Cooling (Trade Publication), 808
  • Diesel Engines, High-Speed (Trade Publication), 712
  • Diesel Generating Sets (Trade Publication)! 32
  • Fuel, Diesel, for Naval Aircraft, 643
  • Gas Turbines (Trade Publication), 391
  • Marketing of Diesel Engines in America, 594 Model Gas Engine, Exhibition of, 271
  • Oil's, Engine, Heavy-Duty, Report of Advisory Panel on, 613
  • Oil Engines, Vertical (Trade Publication), 741
  • Petro] Engines, Four-Stroke (Trade Publication), 712
  • Petrol Engine, Historic, Preservation of, 822 Rocket Motors (Trade Publication), 391 Rolls-Royce Jet Engines, Production of Com- ?ponents at Jarrow, 46
  • “ Sapphire ” Jet Engines for Fighter Aircraft, 787
  • Guns and Explosives :
  • Chimney Stack, Demolition of, 630
  • Doe Lea Viaduct, Demolition of, 206
  • Effluent Channel Formed by Explosives, 785

Harbours, Docks and Piers :

  • Cardiff Docks, Silting of, 630
  • Clyde River, History of, 822
  • Dockyard Schools, Conversion to Technical Colleges, 265
  • Doxford’s Shipyard, Sunderland, 630 Elderslie Dockyard, Developments at, 206 Greenwall’s Dry Dock, Sunderland, 374 Invefness, Dredging at, 726
  • Maidens Harbour, Extensions to, 14
  • Pembroke Dock, Lease of, 470
  • Quay, Deep-Water, at Jarrow, 14
  • Rothesay Harbour, Extensions to, 790 Scottish Docks, Loss on Operation of, 110 South Shields Dock, Lengthening of, 206 Sunderland Docks, Progress at, 374, 630 Swansea Docks, Operations at, 375
  • Tyne, Deeping of, 566

Industries and Commerce :

  • Adding Machines, Manufacture of, 630 Admiralty Contracts for Wales, 470 American Processes, Licences for, 822 Australia, Exports to, 662
  • Australian Import Restrictions, Easing of, 174
  • Bicycles, Export of, 534
  • Bicycle Factory for India, 34
  • Birmingham, Development of Industrial Areas in, 630
  • Buyers’ Market, Benefits of, 438
  • Cable Factory for South Wales, 698
  • Canada, Trade with, 566
  • Cardiff, Industrial Development of, 630 Chesterfield, Need for Light Industries at, 374
  • Clyde Navigation Trust, Trade Statistics of, 338
  • Competition, Foreign, in Ball Bearings, 238 Copper, Price Variations of, 167
  • Cumberland, West, Industrial Developments in, 206
  • Cutlery, Orders for, 206
  • Cutlery Trade, Craftsmen Leaving, 302
  • Distribution of Industry Act, 78
  • East Africa, Trade with, 502
  • Export Trade, Coal, Future of, 271 Ferro-Alloys, Trade in, 591
  • German Competition, Effects of, 662
  • German Factories, Visits to, 238 Government Help for Exporters, 111 Huddersfield Factory, Open Day at, 374
  • Iron and Steel Prices, Changes in, 350 Isotopes, Exports of, from Harwell, 424
  • Jute Bags, Used, Removal of Restrictions on, 5
  • Lancashire, Industrial Developments in, 270 Light Industries Development at Brownhills, 110
  • London Metal Exchange, Re-Opening of, 298 Marking of Imported Goods, 785
  • Middlesbrough, Trade Link with Australia, 142
  • Midlands, Trade Conditions in, 406
  • Motor Cycles, Exports of, 758
  • Motor Trade, Redundancy in, 270
  • North-East Coast Area, Indistrial Position of, 110
  • Northumberland, Industrial Developments in, 598
  • Open Day at Huddersfield Factory, 374 Pallion Trading Estate, 598
  • Paraffin Wax, Removal of Price Control on, 94
  • Prestonpans, Industrial Developments in, 270
  • Printing Presses, Cancellation of Orders for, 238
  • Public Transport, Birmingham, Losses in, 46 Purchase-Tax Concessions, 46, 302 Rearmament Orders, Cancellation of, 270 Rearmament Orders for North-East Coast
  • Area, 566, 5.98, 726
  • Rearmament Orders Placed in Wales, 175 Scotland, Industrial Productivity in, 694 Sheffield Trade, Increased Barriers to, 14
  • South Wales Ports, Traffic at, 14, 79, 438, 662, 822
  • Swansea, Port Traffic at, 630
  • Tees Conservancy Commission, Work of, 78 Tees-Side, Survey of Industry on, 142, 566 Tees, Trade Statistics of, 338, 502, 694 Tenders for Ceylon Road Bridge, 269 Tinplate, Exports of, 195
  • Trading Estates in North-East Coast Area, 726
  • Tweedmouth Industrial Estate, 302.
  • Industries and Commerce—continued.
  • Tyne Traffic Statistics, 14,110, 406, 822
  • Wales, Industrial Developments in, 566
  • Wear, Import and Export Statistics for, 46, 534, 566
  • Welded Structure Design, Courses on, 238
  • Welsh Ports, Trade Statistics of, 175, 271, 534
  • Wolverhampton, Industrial Products of, 647 Zinc, Industrial Applications of, 31
  • Institutions. See Technical Societies
  • Internal-Combustion Engines. See Gas and Oil Engines

Iron and Steel :

  • Alloy-Steel Production in Sheffield, 78
  • American Steel, Imports of, 199
  • Australia, Steel Sheets for, 470
  • Bilston Steelworks, Record Output at, 470
  • Cardiff, Record Steel Production at, 598.
  • Cast Iron, Research and Development Work on, 213
  • Castings, Steel (Trade Publication), 288
  • Casting, Steel, Large, for Canada, 238
  • Crane, Overhead, Heavy-Duty, for Steel Works, 716
  • Derbyshire, Pig-Iron Supplies in, 758
  • Distribution Scheme, Changes in, 102
  • Economy of Iron in Foundries, Hints on, 518
  • Economy in Use of Steel, Need for, 296 Ferro-Alloys, Trade in, 591
  • Gas Industry, Steel Supplies for, 142
  • Gasholder Construction Hampered by Steel Shortage, 206
  • Glasgow, Scrap Metal Week in, 470
  • . Iron and Steel Allocations, Changes in, 14, 206, 573, 591
  • Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain, List of Companies in, 588
  • Iron and Steel Federation, Second Development Plan of, 47
  • Iron and Steel Industry, Future of, Erratum, 285
  • Iron and Steel Making, Course on, 438
  • Iron and Steel Prices, Changes in, 359
  • Iron and Steel Production in "Wales, 79, 661
  • Merchant Shipbuilding, Steel Supplies for, 189
  • Midlands, Steel Supplies in, 338, 534, 758
  • Midlands, Steelworks Extensions in, 598
  • North-East Area, Scrap Position in, 534
  • North-East Steelworks, Resumption of Full- Time Working at, 270
  • Pig-Iron Production, Welsh, 375
  • Pig Iron, South Wales Imports of, 47
  • Pig Iron and Steel, Production in United Kingdom, 89, 315, 375, 476, 662, 758, 773 Re-Rolling Industry, Conditions in, 566 Road Damage by Heavy Steelworks Traffic, 822
  • Rolling Mill, High Output at, 726
  • Rolling Mill for Research Work, 270
  • Scotland, Production in, 534
  • Scottish Iron and St.eel Production and Exports, 46, 78, 270, 406
  • Scottish Steel, Demands for, 174
  • Scrap Collection in Midlands, 270
  • Scrap-Metal Salvage, Local Authorities’ Arrangements for, 164
  • Scrap Position in Sheffield, 598
  • Scrap Recovery from River Don, 174
  • Scrap Week at Glasgow, 470
  • Sheet and Strip Metal Users’ Technical Association, Conference of, 520
  • Sheffield Ironworks, Extensions to, 338 Sheffield, Steel Production in, 662 Short-Time Working in Steel Trade, 790 South Banks Ironworks, Yorkshire, Development at, 338
  • Steel, Increased Sales of, 790
  • Steel Shortages, Effects of, 14, 78
  • Steel Structures, Design of, 684
  • Steelworks Plant, Manufacture of, 438
  • Steelworks Staff, Recruitment of, 755
  • Steelworks, Training Courses at, 142
  • Tees-Side, Steel Industry in, 406
  • Tinplate Industry, Modernisation in, 758
  • Wales, Steel Trade in, 271
  • Workington, Bessemer-Steel Production at. 470
  • Labour Questions. See Trade Societies, Etc.
  • Lighting. See Electricity and Gas
  • Literature. See LITERATURE INDEX
  • Locomotives. See Railways and Locomotives

Machine and Other Tools :

  • Broaching Machines (Trade Publication), 808 Burs, Tungsten-Carbide (Trade Publication), 616
  • Control Gear for Machine Tools (Trade Publication), 840
  • Grinding Wheels, Diamond Dresser for, 711
  • Hydraulic Systems for Machine Tools (Trade Publication), 360
  • Lathes, Capstan (Trade Publication), 253
  • Machine Tools (Trade Publication), 840
  • Press Tools, Alloys for, 515
  • Showroom for Machine Tools, 739
  • Thread-Rolling Machine (Trade Publication), 840
  • Tool and Cutter Grinding (Trade Publication), 221
  • Tools, Holding, for M elders (Trade Publication), 32
  • Marine Engineering. See Engines and Boilers ; and Ships and Shipbuilding

Mining and Metallurgy :

  • Alloys, Electrical Resistance (Trade Publication), 32
  • Alloys, Oxidation- and Wear-Resisting (TradePublication), 288
  • Alloys for Press Tools, 515
  • Mining and Metallurgy—continued.
  • Alloys Resistant to Sea Water (Trade Publication), 616
  • Alloy-Steel Production in Sheffield, 78
  • Aluminium Alloys (Trade Publications), 253, 288, 451
  • Aluminium Alloys, Arc-Welding of, 5
  • Aluminium Alloys, Nomenclature for (Trade Publication), 319
  • Aluminium, Use in Building Industry, 630
  • Aluminium Casting Alloys (Trade Publication), 840
  • Aluminium, Film on, 552
  • Aluminium Production, Use of Severn Barrage for, 790
  • Aluminium, Use in Public-Service Vehicles (Trade Publication), 741
  • Aluminium Roof Coverings, 284
  • Aluminium Sheet and Strip, Manufacture of, 302
  • Asbestos Board, Factory for Making, 206
  • Asbestos Cement, Painting of, 587
  • Asbestos, Reinforced, 128
  • Bauxite Deposits in India, 26
  • Bronze Rods, Oxy-Acetylene Welding, 15
  • Castings, Malleable, Electric Annealing of, 662
  • Cobalt, Distribution of, 751
  • Copper, Variations in Price of, 167
  • Cupro-Nickel Alloys, “ Kunifer”, 90
  • Diamonds, Industrial, Publications on, 375
  • Diatomite Production in Skye, 534
  • Dolomite Mining Versus Need for Houses, 302
  • Engineers, Mining; Need for,’ 566
  • Fan, Mine-Ventilating, Axial-Flow, 264
  • Foundries, Economy of Iron and Coke in, Hints on, 518
  • Foundry Equipment (Trade Publication), 288
  • Foundry for G. Kent, Ltd., 662
  • Fuller’s Earth (Trade Publication), 424
  • Furnace, Blast, at Clyde Ironworks, 46
  • Furnace, Blast, Consett No. 2, 46
  • Furnace, Blast, Contract for, 534
  • Furnaces, Blast, Labour Difficulties Connected with, 142
  • Furnaces, Electric (Trade Publications), 143, 253
  • Furnace, Steel, Relighting of, 438
  • Furnaces, “Walking Beam” (Trade Publication), 424
  • Granite Blasting at Bonawe Quarries, 426
  • “ Kunifer ” Cupro-Nickel Alloys, 90
  • Land, Mine, for Housing Purposes, 790 Leadhills and Wanlockhead, Mining at, 630 Liberia, Imports of Iron Ore from, 598 Light-Metal Production in United Kingdom, 251
  • Limestone Quarrying at Ystrad, 470
  • Limestone Workings in Staffordshire, Re- Opening of, 46
  • London Metal Exchange, Re-Opening of, 298
  • Magnesium Dust, Control of (Trade Publication), 253
  • Magnesium Industry Productivity Team’s Visit to America, 597
  • Metal Fixing Association, Formation of, 487
  • Metals, Rarer, Machining of (Trade Publication), 680
  • Metal Working, Lectures on, 805
  • Metallurgical Education on Merseyside, 406 Mine Working, Old, in Midlands, 694 Ore-Discharging from Ships, Rapid, 78,143, 174
  • Severn Barrage, Use of Aluminium Production, 790
  • Signalling System, Mine (Trade Publication), 32
  • Subsidence at Housing Estate, 758
  • Telcon Metals Division, Removal of, 127 Tin-Plate Plant Project, Llangyfelach, 15 Titanium, Pilot Plantsfor Production of, 737 Zinc, Improvement in Supplies of, 302 Zinc, Industrial Developments of, 31

Miscellaneous :

  • Abrasive Papers and Cloths (Trade Publication), 253
  • Abrasive-Wheel Cut-off Machines (Trade Publication), 680
  • “ Acec Charleroi,” Contents of, 400
  • Acoustics at Walsall Town Hall, 790
  • Adhesives for Coachbuilding (Trade Publication), 253
  • Air Cleaners (Trade Publication), 451
  • Air Compressors (Trade Publication), 808 Air-Conditioning Plantfor United States, 502 American Aid for British Laboratories, 256 American Library, Publications of, 375 Anglo-Indian Technical Co-Operation, 566 Annealing and Brazing Service (Trade Publication), 253
  • Anniversary, 40th, of Industrial Waste Eliminators, Ltd., 166
  • Anniversary, 50th, Projectile and Engineering Co., Ltd., 515
  • Asbestos, Reinforced, 128
  • Asphalt Carpet, Jet-Resistant, for Airfield;
  • Runways, 384
  • Assembly Trays (Trade Publication), 32
  • Ball Bearings, Foreign Competition in, 238
  • Beam Engine, Old, Repair of, 270
  • “ Bibby ” Resilient Couplings (Trade Publication), 253
  • Birmingham Museum of Science and Indus-- try,302
  • Brazing and Annealing Service (Trade Publication), 253
  • Brushes, Rotary, Wire, Rubber-Bonded, 719,
  • Centenary, R. and W. Hawthorn, Leslie and Co.,; Ltd., 174
  • Centenary of “ Journal of Royal Society of Art’s,” 429
  • Centenary, Leeds Corporation Waterworks, 692
  • Centenary, J. B. and S. Lees, Ltd., 14, 438
  • Centenary, North of England Institute of
  • Mining and Mechanical Engineers, 438
  • Centenary, Snow Hill Railway Station, 470
  • Ceramics (Trade Publication), 424
  • Civil Defence for Factories, 790
  • Miscellaneous—continued.
  • Clock and Watch Making, 726
  • Coinage Production at Birmingham, 566
  • Compactors, Pneumatic, for Concrete, 383
  • Connectors, Concentric (Trade Publication), 616
  • Control Instruments, 438, 470
  • Corrosion, Petroleum Protectives Against, 248
  • Counters, Small Resetting, 243
  • Couplings, Resilient (Trade Publication), 253 De-Watering Fluids (Trade Publication), 424 Diamond Dresser for Grinding Wheels, 711 Diamonds, Industrial, Publications on, 375 Dictating Machines (Trade Publication), 616 Die Handling, Electric Truck for, 765
  • Dies, Threading (Trade Publication), 552
  • Doors, Automatic Sliding, for Factories, 739
  • Driving Gear for Belt Conveyors (Trade Publication), 808
  • Druce-Elliott Variable-Speed Drive, 39
  • Dryers and Heaters (Trade Publication), 319
  • Dust, Coke-Oven, at Port Talbot, 406
  • Earthquakes, Reports of, 689
  • “ Electrical Insulation Material,” Publication of General Electric Co., Ltd., 391
  • Excess Profits Levy, Guide to, 518
  • Fans (Trade Publication), 680
  • Fans, Centrifugal Pulley-Mounted (Trade Publication), 808 .
  • Fans, Heavy-Duty (Trade Publication), 840
  • Film on Aluminium, 552
  • Film'on Belt Conveyors, 721
  • Film on Case for Handling, 360
  • Film on Fawley Oil Refinery, 375
  • Films on White Lead Paint, 413
  • Filters and Strainer, Woven-Wire (Trade Publication), 143
  • Filton, Need for By-Pass at, 598
  • Floors, Heating Panels for (Trade Publication), 221
  • Fuel-Economy Scheme at Derby, 374
  • Fuel Efficiency Panel, 822
  • Gears and Gear Units (Trade Publication), 520
  • Glassware, Heat-Resisting (Trade Publication), 520
  • Grabs (Trade Publication), 122
  • Grease for Jet Engines, 711
  • Grease Lubricants (Trade Publication), 253
  • Grinding Wheels, Diamond Dresser for, 711
  • Guided-Weapon Equipment, Development of, 705
  • Hacksaw Blades, Standardisation of, 587
  • Hammers, Scaling, Pneumatic (Trade Publication), 253
  • Heaters and Dryers (Trade Publication), 319
  • Heating Panels'Embedded in Floors (Trade Publication), 221
  • Heating Units, Air-Duct (Trade Publication), 319
  • Instruments, Industrial (Trade Publication), 288
  • Instruments for Radio-Isotope Applications (Trade Publication), 776
  • Insulating Bricks, Reymor, 61
  • Jointing Compounds, 741
  • Jubilee, T. R. Dawson and Co., Ltd., 630
  • Jubilee, Goodyear Tyre and Rubber Co. (Great Britain), Ltd., 662
  • Jubilee, Williams and Womerslev, Ltd., 598
  • Ladders (Trade Publication), 391
  • Land Development Charges, Effect of, 406 Landslide under Village, 238
  • Lighthouses, Association of Stephenson Family with, 758
  • Lock Gates for Cardiff, 502
  • Lubricants (Trade Publication), 32
  • Lubricants, Grease (Trade Publication), 253
  • Lubricants, Storage and Dispensation of (Trade Publication), 680
  • Lubrication of Air Compressors (Trade Publication), 680
  • Lubrication, Industrial (Trade Publication), 741
  • Machinery, Heavy, Despatched by Road, 174 Metal Fixing Association, Formation of, 487 “ Microfilter ” Dust Respirator, 253
  • Milling Cutters, Cast( Trade Publication), 741
  • Model of Fishing Boat, 238
  • Model Gas Engine, 271
  • Models, Use in Structural Analysis, 691
  • Mosaic Diagrams (Trade Publication), 96
  • Moulding Compounding, Injection (Trade Publication), 253
  • Municipal Costs in Sheffield, 14
  • Newmains Works of Coltness Holdings, Ltd., Threatened Closure of, 110,142, 174, 338, 534
  • Noise, Machinery, Isolation of (Trade Publication), 360
  • Nozzles, Spray (Trade Publication), 391
  • “ Nullmatic ” Control Instruments, 438, 470
  • Oerlikon Co., 75th Anniversary (Trade Publication), 808
  • Office Equipment, 643
  • Oil, Crude, Output of, 606
  • Oil Deposits on Lerwick Foreshore, 174
  • Oils, Heavy-Duty Engine, Report of Advisory Panel on, 613
  • Oils, Lubricating and Cutting (Trade Publication), 840
  • Oil Plant at Tweedmouth, 174
  • Oil, Pollution of Sea by, Prevention of, 492
  • Oil Prospecting in South China Sea, 636
  • Oil Refinery at Fawley, 375
  • Oil Refinery, Grangemouth, Vacuum Tower for, 302
  • Oil Refinery, Llandarcy, 438, 662
  • Oil Refinery, Renfrew, Re-building of, 822
  • Oil-Refining Equipment (Trade Publication), 680
  • Oil-Well Drilling Barge, 598
  • Paint, Testing of, 675
  • Paint, White Lead, Films on, 413
  • Painting of Asbestos Cement, 587
  • Passenger Transport in West Midlands, 598
  • Patents Library, Manchester, 374
  • Peat, Industrial Uses of, 566
  • Petrol Engine, Historic, Preservation of, 822 Petroleum Protectives Against Corrosion, 248
  • Miscellaneous—continued.
  • Photographic Index of Designs for Consumer Goods, 79
  • Plastics (Trade Publication), 424
  • Pollution of Sea by Oil, Prevention of, Committee on, 492
  • Pressure-Cabin Controls (Trade Publication), '288
  • Public Transport, Birmingham, Losses’ on, 46
  • Publications Required by Thecla Engineering Co., Ltd., 502
  • Pulverised-Fuel Ash, Use of, 110
  • Road Across Opencast Site, Closure of, 206 Road Diversion at Prestwick Airport, 338 Road Safety and Traffic, Lecture Course on, 368
  • Road Transport of Heavy Plant, 502, 534 Roads, Trunk Construction in Warwickshire, 46
  • Respirator, Dust, 253
  • “ Review Design ” Photographic Index,
  • Re-Opening of, 79
  • Ropes, Wire (Trade Publication), 424 Rubber-Bonded Wire Rotary Brushes, 719 Rubbers, Natural and Synthetic (Trade
  • Publication), 122
  • Rubber Sheeting, Electrothermal, 446 Saw-Pad Handle (Trade Publication), 741 Sea-Water Trunking (Trade Publication), 616 Seals, Mechanical (Trade Publication), 288 Seals, Split (Trade Publication), 520 Seaweed, Harvesting of, 46
  • Seaweed, Industrial Uses of, 566 Seed-Crushing Rolls (Trade Publication), 808 Sheet-Bending Rolls, Hand-Operated,. 584 Showroom for Machine Tools, 739 Showroom for Nautical Instruments, 508 Soldering Iron, Miniature, 446 Space-Heating Equipment, Portable, 694 Spring Clips ('trade Publication), 552 “ Stabiliser ” Magazine, 765
  • Stephenson Family, Association with Lighthouses, 758
  • Stress-Relieving Plantfor Iron Castings., 659 Sugar-Cane Mills (Trade Publication), 741 Technical Abstracts, German, 255 “ Technischer Zentralblatt,” Issue of, 255 Telescope Mirror for Australia, 46 Telford Toll-House, Efforts to Save, 790 Tiles, Vitrified (Trade Publication), 424 Timber, Preservation (Trade Publication), 122
  • Traffic Islands, Large, 470
  • Trays, Combined Nesting and Stacking, 785 Trucks (Trade Publications), 32, 122, 253, 391
  • Truck, Electric, for Die Handling, 765 Trucks, Fork-Lift (Trade Publication), 808 Tubes, Production by Electric-Resistance
  • Welding, 755
  • Tubing, Flexible, Advisory Service on, 468 Tunnel Segments, Cast-Iron (Trade Publication), 288
  • Tunnel, Whiteinch to Linthouse, 566 Vacuum Equipment (Trade Publication), 391 Vacuum Tower for Grangemouth Oil
  • Refinery, 302
  • Variable-Speed Drive, Druce-Elliott. 39 Variable-Speed Gears (Trade Publication), 122
  • Ventilating Equipment (Trade Publication),
  • 616
  • Vibration, Machinery, Isolation of (Trade
  • Publication), 360
  • Washery Slurry, Use as Fuel, 78 Watch and Clock Making, 726 Watches, Stop (Trade Publication), 616 Water-Cooling Plant (Trade Publication), 552
  • Welders, Holding Tools for (Trade Publication), 32
  • Welding, Arc, of Aluminium Alloys, 5 Welding, Electric, Information on, 765 Welding, Electric-Resistance, for Tube
  • Production, 755
  • Welding Electrodes (Trade Publications), 143, 451
  • Welding Instruction Book (Trade Publication), 520
  • Welding Roads, Special Oxy-Acetylene, 15 Welding Set, Alternating-Current, Portable (Trade Publication), 451
  • Wire Rotary Brushes, Rubber Bonded, 719 Wire and Strip Machines (Trade Publication), 122
  • Wires, Winding (Trade Publication), 840 Wood Panelling, Flexible Curved, 153 Wood-Wool Factory, Cardiff, Establishment of, 142
  • “ Zinc Bulletin,” Contents of, 31

Motor Cars, Etc. :

  • Adhesives for Coachbuilding (Trade Publication), 253
  • Aluminium, Use in Public-Service Vehicles • (Trade Publication), 741
  • American Motor Cars, Construction in Birmingham, 548
  • Australia, Manufacture of Motor Cars in, 74 Automobile Components, Phosphate Coating of, 638
  • Bedford Vehicles, Diesel-Engine Conversion
  • Set for (Trade Publication), 680 British Racing Motors Trust, 374,534,614 Car Chassis for Training Purposes, 566 Components, Contracting Demand for, 270 Exports of Motor Cars to Japan, 758 Ferguson Tractors Made in France, 821 Fume-Extractor Plant (Trade Publication;,
  • 712
  • Glasgow Trolley-’Bus Services, 142 Motor ’Bus for Experimental Purposes, 630 Motor-Car plant, Projected, in Brazil, 111 Newhouse, Vehicle Manufacture at, 790 Omnibus Bodies, Tender for, 822 Over-Driving of New Cars, 174 Redundancy in Motor-Car Trade, 502 Road Goods Vehicles, Statistics of, 353 Service Vehicles, Construction in Glasgow, 598
  • Trolley ’Buses, Electrical Equipment for (Trade Publication), 552
  • MotorCars, Etc.—continued.
  • Trolley ’Bus, Glasgow, Loan to Walsall, 694
  • Wallsend Trolley-’Bus Services, 566

Naval :

  • Aircraft Carriers for Royal Canadian Navy, 180
  • Berthing Warships in Reserve, 353
  • Destroyers, Refitting of, 566
  • “ Duchess,” H.M. Destroyer, Completion of, 645
  • Minesweepers, Inshore, Launch of, .445
  • Motor Torpedo Boats, New Type of, 359
  • Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, Scholarships in, 660, 764
  • Permanent Commissions for Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Officers, 134
  • Reserve Fleet at Hartlepool, Servicing of, 566
  • Seaward Defence Boats, Construction of, 303 Submarine, British, for French Navy, 15 Submarine Depot Ships for Breaking up, 630
  • Naval Aeronautics. See Aeronautics
  • Obituary. See GENERAL INDEX
  • Oil. See Miscellaneous
  • Oil Engines., See Gas and Oil Engines

Physics and Chemistry :

  • Atomic Energy, Conference on, 675
  • Discs, Bursting, Symposium on, 750
  • Electric-Furnace Works, Visits of Students to, 421
  • Isotopes, Exports of, 424
  • Laboratories, British, American Aid for, 256
  • Laboratories at King’s College, London, Errata, 34
  • Laboratory for Electronics Research, 822 Laboratory, Fatigue-Testing, Errata, 158 Laboratory for Testing Paint, 675
  • “ Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Journal of,” First Issue of, 722
  • New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Action of, 817
  • Petroleum, Sulphur Extraction from, in Canada,107
  • Phosphate Coating of Automobile Components, 638
  • Photo-Elasticity, Courses on, 375
  • Polyvinyl Chloride, Use in Non-Inflammable Conveyor Belting, 541
  • Pumps for Chemical Works (Trade Publication), 741
  • Radio-Isotope Applications, Instruments for (Trade Publication), 776
  • Refractories, increased Production of, 142
  • Research and Development Work on Cast Iron, 213
  • Research Engineers, Tiltman-Langley Laboratories, Services of (Trade Publication), 391
  • Research Station, Mechanical Engineering, East Kilbride, 374
  • Research Workers, Houses for, 338
  • Stress-Relieving Plantfor Iron Castings, 659
  • Sulphur Extraction from Petroleum, in Canada, 107
  • Sulphuric-Acid Plant, Extensions to, 525
  • Vapour Phase inhibitor for Corrosion Prevention, 462
  • Wind -Tunnel for British Railways, 371
  • Power Plants. See Electricity
  • Prestressed Concrete. See Cement and Concrete

Railways and Locomotives :

  • Blyth Collieries, Railway Connections at, 14
  • Bridgnorth-Castle Hill Railway, 60th Anniversary of Opening of, 78
  • Bury Railway Footbridge, Collapse of, 107
  • Canterbury to Whitstable Railway, Closure of, 716.
  • Cars, Railway, with Shunting-Control Equipment, 34
  • Careers in Railway Service, 689
  • Codes of Practice on Permanent-Way Maintenance, 184
  • Colliery Underground Railway, 662
  • Doe Lea Viaduct, Demolition of, 206
  • Dumfries Goods Depot. Modernisation of, 693
  • Dumfries, Railway Improvements at, 534
  • Elgin to Lossiemouth Railway, 270
  • “ Facts and Figures About British Railways,” Booklet on, 565
  • Famous British Trains, Booklet on, 359
  • Fife Coalfield, Railway Developments at, 534
  • Franco-Crosti Boilers for British Railways, 211
  • Gateshead, Road and Railway Construction at, 726
  • Glasgow, Passenger Traffic in, 758
  • Goods Yards in Scotland, Proposed Construction of, 14
  • Jacks. Re-Railing, 750
  • Locomotive, Coal-Fired Gas-Turbine, 78
  • Loc’omotives, Lancashire and Yorkshire Class, Last of, 556
  • Locomotives, Midland Railway, Withdrawal of, 478
  • Locomotives, New, for British Railways, 822 Locomotives for Scottish Region, 502 Locomotive-Shed Numbering, Booklet on, 445
  • Locomotive, Small, for Mines, 159
  • Malvern Branch Line, Postponement of Closure of, 374
  • Newport Power Station, Railway Facilities at,470
  • Pakistan Railways, Coal Order from, 207 Passenger Transport in West Midlands, 598 Scottish Region, Locomotives for, 502 Shunting-Control Equipment, Railway Cars with, 34
  • Sidings, Railway (Trade Publication), 122
  • Signalling, Colour-Light, on London- Brighton Railway, 400
  • Sleepers, Steel, for East Africa, 511
  • Railways and Locomotives—continued,
  • Snow HillRailway Station, Centenary of, 470 Speeds of Passenger-Train Services, 822 Thornton, Marshalling Yard at, 662 Track-Testing Vehicle on Loan to British Railways, 659
  • Traffic, Winter, on British Railways, 278 Train Derailment at Bushbury, 270
  • Train Derailment at Polesworth, Report on, > 85
  • Tunnel, Wind, for British Railways, 371 Wagons, Railway, European Pool of, 255 Welsh Railway Branch Lines, Closure of, 153 Western Region Branch Line, Closure of, 338
  • Reinforced Concrete. See Cement and Concrete
  • Schools. See Education

Sewerage and Drainage :

  • Broadside Filter Station, 598
  • Drainage Scheme, Survey for, 438 Dumbarton, Drainage Works at, 598 Effluent Channel Formed by Explosives, 785 Forth River Purification Campaign, 174 Hereford, Sewage Works at, 534 Laighpark Sewerage Scheme, 302
  • River Ely, Drainage Scheme for, 534
  • Sludge on Lerwick Foreshore, 174
  • Stafford, Sewage Works at, 406, 726 Tunnel, Sewerage, under Railway, 470

Ships and Shipbuilding :

  • “ Africa Queen,” M.S., Sale of, 174 Apprentices, Shipbuilding, Shortage of, 726 Barge, Oil-Well Drilling, 598
  • . Cargo-Discharging, Rapid, from. Ships, 78, 143,174
  • “ Chusan,” P. and O. Liner, Alterations to, 195 Civil Lord’s Visit to North-East Coast Shipyards, 206, 270
  • Clyde Navigation Trust, Schedule Rates of, 758
  • “ Discovery II,” R.R.S., Voyage of, 456 Doxford’s Shipyard, Sunderland, 630 Economics of Shipbuilding, 790 Electricians in Shipyards, Shortage of, 14 Ferry, Bristol Channel, 438
  • Ferry, Inverness to Black Isle, 790
  • Ferry, Luing to Argyll, 534
  • Finnart, Oil Tankers at, 110
  • Fishing Boat, Model of, 238
  • Glasgow Shipbuilders’ Benevolent Association, Report of, 726
  • Holidays of Employees at Ship-Repairing Yards, 790
  • Hospital Ships, Cancellation of Order for, 110 “ John Randolph,” Salvage of, 598
  • Marine Surveys, Increase in Fees for, 659 Nautical Instruments, Showroom for, 508 Newport Shipyard Project, 175
  • North-East Coast Shipbuilding, Statistics of, 166
  • Oil Tankers at Finnart, 110 Ore-Discharging, Rapid, from Ships, 78,143 Paddle-Ferry Steamer, Order for, 239
  • “ Port Jackson,” M.S., Voyage to Australia, 142
  • River Usk, Shipbuilding on, 79
  • Scottish Shipbuilding, Difficulties of, 406 Ships, Idle, at South Wales Ports, 239 Shipbuilding Berth, New, at Newcastle, 110 Shipbuilding Berth at Sunderland, 142 Shipbuilding Industry, Outlook in, 174 Shipbuilding at Milford Haven, 758
  • “ Sir William High,” S.S., Sale to Nigeria, 758
  • South Wales, Shipping Trade of, 534
  • “ St. Ronan,” S.S., Loss of, 770
  • Steamer, Sunken, Raising of, 726
  • Steel for Merchant Shipbuilding, 189 Tyne, Shipbuilding on, 270, 438, 758 Tyneside, Shipbuilding on, 406, 598 Wallsend, Shipyard River Frontage at, 726 Wear, Shipbuilding on, 662
  • Willington Quay Shipyard, 566
  • Societies. See Technical Societies; and Trade Societies, Etc.
  • Strikes. See Trade Societies, Etc.

Technical Societies :

  • Aeronautical Society, Royal, 382, 623
  • Arts, Royal Society of, 429
  • Chemical Engineers, Institution of, 750
  • Chemical Industry, Society of, 46, 533
  • Chemical Society, 134
  • Chemistry, Royal Institute of, 533 Civil Engineers, Institution of, 71, 96, 293, 357, 630, 694
  • Electrical Association for. Women, 67
  • Electrical Engineers, Institution of, 119,158, 438, 591, 694
  • Engineers, Society of, 445
  • Heating and Ventilating Engineers, Institution of, 164
  • Liverpool Metallurgical Society, 406
  • Marine Engineers, Institute of, 492 Materials Handling, Institute of, 102 Mechanical Engineers, Institution of, 758 Metals, Institute of, 158, 533
  • Mining Engineers, South Western Society of, 47
  •  ; , Mining Institute of Scotland, 374 . ,
  • Mining and Mechanical Engineers, North of England Institute of, 238, 438, 797 '
  • Mining and Metallurgy, Institution of, 106 Naval Architects, Institution of, 660, 764 North East Coast Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders, 495
  • North-East Metallurgical Society, 406
  • Old Centralians, 39
  • Old N’lons, 556
  • Physics, Institute of, 751
  • Plant Engineers, Incorporated, 173, 288, 534 Production Engineers, Institution of, 220 Radio Engineers, British Institution of, 315, 549
  • Royal Institution, 744
  • Technical Societies—continued.
  • Rubber Industry, Institution of, 834
  • South Wales Institute of Engineers, 47 Statistical Society, Royal, 143, 629 Stephenson Engineering Society, 630 Stoke-on-Trent Association of Engineers, 454 Welding, Institute of , 630
  • Works Managers, Institution of, 238
  • Telegraphy. See Electricity
  • Telephony. Sep Electricity
  • Tools. See Machine and Other Tools
  • Trade. See Coal; Electricity ; Industries and Commerce ; Iron and Steel; and Ships and Shipbuilding

Trade Publications :

  • 32, 96,122,143, 221, 253, 288;; 319, 360, 391, 424, 451, 520, 552, 616, 680, 712, 741, 776, 808, 840
  • Acheson Colloids, Ltd., 680
  • Adam Machine Tool Co., 840
  • Air Control Installations, Ltd., 253, 451
  • Alar, Ltd., 451, 84Q
  • Aluminium Development Association, 741 Aluminium Wire and Cable Co., Ltd., 391 American Broach and Machine Co., 808 Anderton Springs, Ltd., 552
  • ArcoleCtric Switches, Ltd., 122
  • Armstrong Siddeley Motors, Ltd., 391 Ascog, Ltd., 391
  • Ashmore, Benson, Pease and Co., Ltd.; 712
  • Automatic Telephone and Electric Co;, Ltd., 32, 96,122, 319, 840
  • Bailey Meters and Controls, Ltd., 319
  • Bakelite, Ltd,, 253, 424
  • Birlec, Ltd., 253, 319
  • Boydell, E., and Co., Ltd., 741
  • British Heat Resisting Glass Co., Ltd., 520
  • British Insulated Callender’s Cables, Ltd., 96, 552, 840(2)
  • British Ropes, Ltd., 424
  • British Thomson-Houston Co., Ltd., 451
  • Brockhouse, J., and Co., Ltd., 741
  • Brush Electrical Engineering Co., Ltd., 741 B.S.A. Tools, Ltd., 741
  • Camerer, Cuss and Co., 616
  • Carter Gears, Ltd., 122
  • Celotex, Ltd., 616
  • Chaseside Engineering Co., Ltd., 680
  • Christie, W., and Grey, Ltd., 360
  • Cochran and Co., Annan, Ltd., 253 Communication Systems, Ltd., 32, 552 Consolidated Pneumatic Tool Co., Ltd., 808 Courtney, Pope (Electrical), Ltd., 840 Coventry Gauge and Tool Co., Ltd., 808 Crabtree, J. A., and Co., Ltd., 96
  • Crane Packing, Ltd., 288
  • Dexion, Ltd., 808
  • Dick, W. D., and Co., Ltd., 424
  • Dorman and Smith, Ltd., 451
  • Doulton and Co., Ltd., 424
  • D. P. Battery Co., Ltd., 808
  • Drayton Regulator and Instrument Co., Ltd., 808
  • Dunlop Rubber Co., Ltd., 253, 520
  • Dunlop Special Products, Ltd., 253
  • Easco Electrical, Ltd., 776
  • Edwards, W., and Co. (London), Ltd., 391
  • Electromagnets, Ltd., 122
  • Electropower Gears, Ltd., 776
  • Eltron (London), Ltd., 143, 319
  • E. M.I. Sales and Service, Ltd., 616
  • English Electric Co., Ltd , 32
  • Fenner, J. H., and Co., Ltd., 616
  • Flight Refuelling, Ltd., 840
  • Follsain-Wycliffe Foundries, Ltd., 288
  • Foundry Services, Ltd., 288
  • Fullers’ Earth Union, Ltd., 424
  • Gas Council, 552
  • General Electric Co., Ltd., 122,253,360,391, 520 (2), 552, 616
  • Griffin and Tatlock, Ltd., 32
  • Hackbridge and Hewittic Electric Co., Ltd., 96(2)
  • Head, Wrightson and Co., Ltd., 288, 776 H.E.B. Machine Tools, Ltd., 840
  • Heenan and Froude, Ltd., 122
  • Hickson’s Timber Impregnation Co. (G.B.), Ltd., 122
  • Hickson and Welch, Ltd., 122
  • Higgs Motors Ltd., 319
  • High Duty Alloys, Ltd., 288
  • Holman Bros., Ltd., 96, 253
  • Houchin, Ltd., 32
  • Hustler, J., and Sons, Ltd., 32
  • Hyster Co., 808
  • Igranic Electric Co., Ltd., 808
  • Imperial Chemical Industries, Ltd., 616
  • Incandescent Heat Co., Ltd., 424 Intermit, Ltd., 143
  • International Combustion, Ltd., 96 Invisible Panel Warming Association, 221 Isabel-Hutte, 32
  • Jones, A. A., and Shipman, Ltd., 221
  • Kay, F. (Engineering), Ltd., 319
  • Keith Blackman, Ltd., 808, 840
  • King, G. W„ Ltd., 32
  • Lancashire Dynamo and Crypto, Ltd., 616 Marine and Industrial Lubricants, Ltd., 840 Mavor and Coulson, Ltd., 808 tMcCalls Macajloy, Ltd;, 221
  • Metal Fixing Association, 840
  • i , Metropolitan Construction,Co., Ltd.-, 221 ?
  • Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co., Ltd., ,;'f ? 4-51,-616,?;?
  • Mirrlees Watson Co., Ltd., 741
  • M.K. Electric, Ltd., 32
  • Murad Developments, Ltd., 253
  • Musgrave and Co., Ltd., 680
  • Neill, J., and Co. (Sheffield), Ltd., 741
  • Newbury Diesel Co., Ltd., 712
  • Normalair, Ltd., 288
  • Northern Aluminium Co., Ltd., 253
  • Oerlikon, Ltd., 808
  • Osmond, A. and S., Ltd., 680
  • Paipter Brothers, Ltd., 96
  • Trade Publications—continued.
  • Parker Foundry (1929), Ltd., 288 Perfectair, Ltd., 712
  • Perkins, F„ Ltd., 680
  • Pike, G„ Ltd., 840
  • Plessey and Co., Ltd., 616
  • Power-Gas Corporation, Ltd., 808
  • Protolite, Ltd., 616, 680
  • Quasi-Arc Co., Ltd., 451 (2), 520
  • Ragosine Oil Co., Ltd., 32
  • Ransomes and Rapier, Ltd., 712
  • Redfern’s Rubber Works, Ltd., 122
  • Robertson, W. H. A., and Co., Ltd., 5'52 Rockweld, Ltd., 143
  • Rockwell Machine Tool Co., Ltd., 808
  • Rose, Downs and Thompson, Ltd!., 808
  • Ross, D„ and Partners, Ltd., 32,122
  • Ruston and Hornsby, Ltd., 741
  • Sankey, J. H., and Sons, Ltd., 424
  • Scientific Instrument Manufacturers’ Association, 776
  • “ Shell ” Refining and Marketing Co., Ltd., 680 Sigmund Pumps; Ltd., 741
  • Soil Testing Services, Inc., 253
  • Standard and Pochin Bros., Ltd., 808
  • Standard Telephones and Cables, Ltd., 143, 360, 520, 552, 741
  • Stark, H. H., Ltd., 253, 391
  • Steels Engineering Products, Ltd., 122, 741 Sturtevant .Engineering Co.,’Ltd,, 616, 680 Summerson, T., and Sons, Ltd., 122
  • Sunvic Controls, Ltd., 288
  • ?Thorn Electrical Industries, Ltd., 808
  • T.I. Aluminium, Ltd., 319
  • Tiltman Langley Laboratories, Ltd., 391 Trier Bros., Ltd., 253
  • Union Glue and Gelatine Co., Ltd., 253 Urquhart Lindsay and Robertson Orchar, Ltd., ?520 .
  • Vacuum Oil Co., Ltd., 360, 680 (2)
  • Villiers Engineering Co., Ltd., 712
  • Visco Engineering Co., Ltd., 552
  • Wakefield, C. C.,.& Co., Ltd., 741
  • Wellman Bibby Co., Ltd., 253
  • West, A., and Co., Ltd., 840
  • Weston, C., and Co., Ltd., 520
  • Whessoe, Ltd., 680
  • Wild-Barfield Electric Furnaces, Ltd., 143

Trade Societies, Etc. :

  • Amateur Labour for Canal Work, 302
  • Appointments Services of Ministry of Labour, 693
  • Armstrong, Sir W. G., Whitworth and Co., Ltd., Labour Difficulties at Works of, 790
  • Ballots, Secret, Trade-Union, Need for, 576
  • Bans on Overtime and Piecework in Engineering Industry, 312, 384, 41G, 512, 544, 576, 822
  • Beard, W. B., Views on Current Problems, 248, 512, 800
  • Betteshanger Colliery, Strike at, 704
  • Bevan, A., on Need for Increased Productivity, 56
  • Billingham, Employment Position in, 78
  • Billingham-on-Tees Works of Imperial Chemical Industries, Ltd., Labour Adjustments at, 174
  • Blast Furnaces, Labour Difficulties in Connection with, 142
  • Boilermakers, United Society of, 216, 248
  • Briggs Motor Bodies, Ltd., Strike at Works of, 56
  • British Employers’ Confederation, Question of Amalgamation, 736
  • British European Airways Corporation, Steps to Secure Prosperity of, 736
  • Butler, R. A., on National Economic Situation, 152
  • Canals, Amateur Labour for Work on, 302
  • Chemical Workers’ Union, 448
  • Christmas Bonus for Sheffield Employees, 758
  • Churchill, W. S., and Printing-Trade Dispute, 312, 348, 416
  • Civil Service National Whitley Council, 88
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers’ Union 704, 832
  • Closed-Shop Dispute of Durham County Council, 24,184
  • Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation, 88
  • Coal Mining Industry, National Negotiating Committee for, 24
  • Colliers, Redundant, Transfer to Other Mines; 338
  • Colliery Overmen, Deputies and Shotfirers, National Association of, 24, 280
  • Competition, Foreign, Dangers of, 88,184
  • Competition, Foreign, in Shipping Industry, 512
  • Conciliation Machinery in Engineering Industry, Overhaul of, 768
  • Cutlery Trade, Departure of Skilled Men from, 302, 630
  • Deakin, A., Presidential Address to Trades Union Congress, 312, 348
  • Disabled Persons in Government Employment, Statistics of, 832
  • Distributive Trades, Wage Claim in, 120,152, 184
  • Dock Labour Board, National, Wage and Pension Claims Against, 672; Voluntary Release Scheme of, 768
  • Dockers’ Demands for Higher Wages and Pensions,. 672
  • Doncaster, Trade Recession at, 238
  • Durham County Council, Closed-Shop Dig- pute of, 24, 184
  • . 'Earnshaw, H.', on Industrial Problems; 4485
  • Edinburgh, Duke of, on Training of Engineers, 544
  • Electrical Cable-Making Industry, Wage Rates in, 672
  • Electrical Trades Union, Opposition to Wage Restraint, 152; Views on Engineers’ Wage Claims, 216, 248; Attitude to Industrial Profits, 348
  • Electricity-Supply Industry, Wages in, 480 Emigration from Scotland, Views on, 5.44 Employment, Insufficient, Dangers of, 56
  • Trade Societies, Etc.—continued.
  • , Employment Position in Sheffield, 46, 374; in Merthyr, 47, 271; at New Factories in North-East Coast Area, 78; at Billingham, 78; at Treforest Estate, 111; Regarding Girls, 406; in Yorkshire and Lancashire, 416 ; in Wales, 502 ; at Don-' caster, 238, 630
  • Employment Statistics, Ministry of Labour, 88
  • Engineering and Allied Employers’ National Federation, Wage Claims Against, 24,184, 216, 248, 312, 384, 416, 512, 544, 608, 640, 704, 832; Revision of Industry’s Conciliation Machinery, 768; Dispute in Patternmaking Industry, 800
  • Engineering Employees, Women, Wage Claims of, 24
  • Engineering Firms, Reaction to Wage Award, 694
  • Engineering Industry, Proposals for Nationalisation of, 800
  • Engineering and Shipbuilding Draughtsmen, Association of, 704
  • Engineering Union, Amalgamated, Views on Rearmament Programme, 152; Suggestions for Strike Action in Support of Wage Claim, 216
  • Engineering Works, Slowing Down at, 822 “ Engineers’ Guild, Journal of,” Views on
  • Closed-Shop Problem, 184
  • Equal Pay for Women, 88, 416
  • Evans, L., Views on Current Problems, 88. 576
  • Fares, Increased, Strike Over, 175, 207, 271 Fares, Miners’, Payment of, 56, 111, 566 Federation of British Industries, Question of Amalgamation, 736
  • Figgins, J; B., on Dangers of Unemployment, 56
  • Ford Motor Co., Ltd., Strike at Works of, .56 Foremen, Training of, 280
  • Foundry Workers, Amalgamated Union of, 216, 248, 384, 576
  • Franklin, H. W., on Dangers of Inflation and Need for National Wage Policy, 56
  • Gaitskell, H., on Dangers of Inflation, 248 General Federation of Trade Unions, 576 General and Municipal Workers, National Union of, 152, 248, 312, 640
  • Germany, Dangers of Competition from, 88 184
  • Girls, Employment of, 406
  • Holidays, Industrial, in Midlands, Effects of, 174
  • Holidays, Miners’, 239, 274
  • Holidays with Pay in Sheffield, 270 Holidays, Refusal of Shipbuilding Employees to Work During, 120
  • Holidays in Sheffield Cutlery Trade, 110 Holidays in Ship-Repairing Yards, 790 Index of Retail Prices, 120, 280, 704 Industrial Disputes Tribunal, 672 Industrial Relations, Good, Need to Develop, 736
  • Inflation, Dangers of, 56, 248
  • Iron and Steel Industry, Progress in, 832 Iron, Steel and Metal Dressers’ Trade Union 248
  • Iron and Steel Trades Confederation, 280 348, 576, 704, 832
  • Japan, Dangers of Competitionfrom, 88,184 “ Labour, A List for,” Publication Issued by American Library, 375
  • Labour, Ministry of, Appointments Services of, 693
  • Labour Party Conference at Morecambe, 448
  • Labour Party, Nationalisation Proposals of, 800
  • Labour Position in Sheffield, 46, 374 Labour Turnover, Cost of, 78
  • Labour Turnover, Study of, 46
  • Lawther, Sir W., Presidential Address to National Union of Mineworkers, 88; on Need to Develop Good Relations in Industry, 736
  • Locomotive Engineers and Firemen, Associated Society of, Wage Claims by, 120, 152, 480, 544, 576
  • London, Factory Space in, 312
  • “ Man and Metal,” Views on Current Problems, 280, 704, 832
  • Merthyr, Employment Position in, 47, 271 Middlesbrough Works, Resumption , of Full Time at, 238
  • Midlands, More Workpeople Needed in, 78 Miners’ Welfare Joint Council, National, 88 Mineworkers, National Union of, 24, 56, 88, 111, 120, 544, 640, 736, 768, 800, 832
  • Mining Engineers, Industry’s Need for, 566
  • Mining Industry, Miners’ Wage Claims, 24, 120, 608, 640, 768; Overmen and Shot- firers’ Wage Claims, 24, 280 ; National Union of Mineworkers’ Annual Conference, 56; Effect of Schuman Plan on Coal Production, 56 ; Travelling Expenses in, 56, 111, 566 ; Provision of Pithead Baths, 88; Social Welfare of Miners, 88; Holidays with Pay, 174, 239, 544; Strike Due to Increased Fares, 175, 207, 271; Low Accident Rate in North, Eastern Division, 384; Miners’ Opinions on Wage Restraint, 406; Transfer of Colliers to .Other Pits, 630; Working of Saturday Shifts, 640,736; Strike at Betteshanger Colliery, 704; Wage Claims of C -Colligry Enginemen, 704,.. 800, 832 ; Need.
  • tor .Good, Relationsin Industry, 736; Strike at South Wales Collieries,' 736
  • Monckton, Sir W., Rejection of Wage Claims of Distributive Trades, 120, 152, 184
  • Motor-Car Trade, Redundancy in, 270, 502 Nation’s Industrial Resources, Reorganisation of, 800
  • National Coal Board, 24, 56, 88, 120, 544, 640, 704, 736, 768, 800; 832
  • National Reference Tribunal for Mining Industry, 120
  • National Service, Deferment of Calling-Up for, 416
  • Trade Societies, Etc.—continued.
  • Nationalisation of Engineering Industry, Proposals for, 800
  • Navigators’ and Engineer Officers’ Union, 512
  • North-East Coast Area, Employment in, 78
  • North-East Coast Steelworks, Resumption of Full-Time Working at, 270
  • Park Royal Vehicles, Ltd., Strike at Works of, 480
  • Patternmakers’ Association, United, Views on Wage Claims, 248; Disputes in Patternmaking Industry, 512 ; Progress in Scotland, 800
  • Post Office Engineering Union, Opposition to Wage Restraint, 152
  • Printing Trade Dispute of D. C. Thomson and Co., Ltd., 312, 348, 416
  • Productivity, Need for Increase in, 56, 416, 704
  • Professions, Joint Emergency Committee of, 24,184
  • Purchase Tax, Need for Reduction in, 576
  • Railway Executive, Wage Claims Against, 120, 152, 480, 544, 576
  • Railway Staff National Council, 120, 152
  • Railway Staff National Tribunal, 152, 480, 544
  • Railwaymen, National Union of, Annual Conference at Scarborough, 56; Wage Claims by, 120, 152, 480, 544, 576
  • Redundancy in Engineering Trades, 694
  • Redundancy in Industry, 280
  • Retail Distributive Trades Conference, 152, 184
  • Retail Distributors’ Association, 120
  • Schuman Plan, Effect on Coal Production, 56 Scientific Workers, Association of, 704 “ Scotland,” Magazine, Views on Emigration, 544
  • Sheffield Employees, Christmas Bonus for, 758
  • Sheffield, Holidays with Pay in, 110, 270
  • Trade Societies, Etc*—continued.
  • Sheffield, Labour Position in, 46, 374 Sheffield, Short-Time Working at, 790 Ship-Repairing Yards, Holidays in, 790 Shipbuilding Employees’ Refusal to Work During Annual Holidays, 120
  • Shipbuilding Employers’ Federation, Wage Claims Against, 24, 184, 216, 248, 480, 608, 640
  • Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions, Confederation of, Wage Claims of Engineering Employees, 24, 184, 216, 248, 280, 416, 512, 544, 608, 640 ; Wage Claims in Shipbuilding and Ship-Repairing Industry, 24, 216, 248, 280, 480, 640 ; Bans on Overtime and Piecework, 312, 384, 416, 512,' 608 ; Revision of Engineering Industry’s Conciliation Machinery, 768
  • Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers, Union of, 120
  • Short-Time Working, Effect on Electricity- Supply Tariffs, 798
  • Short-Time Working at Sheffield, 790
  • Skilled Men, Departure from Cutlery Trade, 302, 630
  • Skilled Men, Recruitment of, 207
  • Skilled Men, Shortages of, 174, 338, 534, 790 Steel Trade, Working Hours in, 78, 438 Steelworks Staff, Recruitment of, 755 Strike Over Increase in Fares, 175, 207, 271 Strike Statistics, Ministry of Labour, 448, 608
  • Strikes, at Works of Ford Motor Co., Ltd., 56; at Works of Briggs Motor Bodies, Ltd., 56; by Miners, 175, 207, 271, 704, 736 ; by Colliery Overmen, 280; at Works of Park Royal Vehicles, Ltd., 480; at Betteshanger Colliery, 704; in South Wales Collieries, 736 ; in Patternmaking Industry, 800; of Winding Enginemen, 800,832
  • Supervisory Staffs, Executives and Technicians, Association of, 672
  • Trade Societies, Etc.—continued.
  • Swansea, Labour Difficulties at, 302
  • Thompson, J. L., and Sons, Ltd., Refusal of Employees to Work During Annual Holidays, 120
  • Thomson, D. C., and Co., Ltd., Dispute at Works of, 312, 348, 416
  • Timber Discharging, Labour Force for, 78 Trade Unions, British, Statistics of, 736 Trades Union Congress, Equal Pay for
  • Women, 88; 84 th Annual Conference, 152, 312, 348, 416; Consideration of Engineering Wage Claims, 280
  • Transport and General Workers’ Union, Membership and Financial Statistics, 88 ; Views on Industrial Problems, 448; Dockers’ Wage Demands, 672
  • Transport Salaried Staffs’Association, Wage Claims by, 120, 152, 480, 544, 576
  • Travelling Expenses, Miners’, Payment of, 56, 111, 175, 207, 271, 566
  • Unemployment, Ministry of Labour Statistics of, 216, 768
  • Wage Claims, Engineering Employees, 24, 184, 216, 248, 280, 312, 384, 416, 512, 544, 576, 608, 640, 704; Employees in Shipbuilding and Ship-Repairing Industry, 24, 184, 216, 248, 480, 512, 608, 640, 704; Women Engineering Employees, 24; Coal Miners, 24, 120, 608, 672, 768, 832 ; Colliery Overmen and Shotfirers, 24, 280 ; Briggs Motor Bodies, Ltd., 56; Workpeople in Distributive Trades, 120, 152, 184; Railwaymen, 120, 152, 480, 544, 576 ; Patternmakers, 248 ; Employees in Electricity-Supply Industry, 480 ; Civil Servants, 640 ; Dockers, 672 ; Employees in Electric Cable-Making Industry, 672; Colliery Winding Enginemen, 704, 832; Engineers in Royal Dockyards, 704; Engineering Draughtsmen, 704; Scientific Workers, 704; Engineering Clerical Workers, 704, 832
  • Trade Societies, Etc.—continued.
  • Wage Policy, National, Need for, 56
  • Wage Restraint, Views on, 152
  • Wage Scramble, Madness of, 672
  • Wage Statistics, Ministry of Labour, 24,. 184, 448, 608, 736
  • Wales, Unemployment in, 502 f
  • Williamson, T., on Bans on Overtime ini Engineering Industry, 312
  • Winding Enginemen, Colliery, Wage >Claim< of, 704,800,832 ’ >
  • Women Engineering Employees, Wage Claims of, 24
  • Women, Equal Pay for, 88, 416
  • Working Hours in Steel Trade, 438
  • Working Population, Ministry of Labour Statistics of, 216, 480
  • Working Weekin Steel Industry, 78
  • Workpeople Required in Midlands, 78
  • Yorkshire and Lancashire, Employment in, 416
  • Yorkshire Winding Enginemen’s Association, 704, 800, 832

Tramways :

  • Birmingham Tramways, Closure of, 14
  • Edinburgh Tramways, Abandonment of, 110, 438
  • Turbines. See Engines and Boilers
  • Universities. See EdiwaZion
  • Vehicles. See Motor Cars, Etc. ; and Railways and Locomotives
  • Warships. See Naval

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