ENGINEERING OUR FUTURE. REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF INQUIRY INTO THE ENGINEERING PROFESSION

The committee of inquiry was appointed with the following terms of reference: to review for the manufacturing industry and in the light of national economic needs: (1) the requirements of British industry for professional and technician engineers, the extent to which they are met, and the use made of engineers by industry; (2) the role of the engineering institutions in relation to the education and qualification of engineers at professional and technician level; (3) the advantages and disadvantages of statutory registration and licensing of engineers in the UK; (4` the arrangements in other major industrial countries, particularly in the EEC, for handling these problems, hving regard to relevant comparative studies, and to make recommendations. The findings of the committee are presented together with their recommendations.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Her Majesty's Stationery Office

    Atlantic Ho, Holborn Viaduct
    London EC1P 1BN,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 258 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00312310
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Report No. CMND 7794Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1980 12:00AM