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Ikeja Engineers Unveils Frame of Fame to Honour Past Leaders

The leadership of Ikeja Branch Nigerian society of Engineers under Engr Funmilade Akingbagbohun has unveiled the Honorary gallery in honour of the Branch's Past Leaders. The event which held after the last Monthly General meeting was led by, Engr Abiodun Awe a former chairman of the Branch and some other executive members in a short ceremony held inside the Olu...

Let me tell you how frustrating this pandemic has been for deaf people

It would be a brave person who tried to argue that the UK government, over the past several years, hadn’t shown a kind of systemic ableism in its attitudes towards and policies dealing with disabled people. This ableism is reflected in wider societal and media-based discourses in the UK. Over the past few months in particular, the government’s dealings with...

ExxonMobil Nigeria gets new chief executive

ExxonMobil on Saturday announced the appointment of Richard Laing as Chairman and Managing Director of its three affiliates in Nigeria. The Manager, Media and Communications, ExxonMobil, Ogechukwu Udeagha, confirmed this in a statement in Eket. The three affiliates are Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited, Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria (Offshore East). Mr Udeagha said that the...

Engineers Mourn the passaging of A trailblazer and inspiration, Former Federal Commissioner, Olufemi Olumide

The Nigerian engineering community has lost another illustrious member in person of Engr. Rear Admiral Olufemi Olumide (rtd), OFR, mni, an ex Navy officer, a close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari and a Former Federal Commissioner of Transport who died on August 6 in Ilishan Remo, Ogun state. He was said to be 82. Engr. Rear Admiral Femi Olumide was...

Radical construction of Railways: Transportation Systems (future) – R. B. Dawodu

A Proposal for Lagos/Abuja Government and The Redeemed Christian of God Campground Radical construction of Railways:Transportation Systems (future) of the Railway power generated by photovoltaic cells and wind turbine fixed on the roof of a moving passenger coach…using  battery (Lithium-ion Battery). ACCORDING TO JAPANESE PROVERB;VISION WITHOUT ACTION IS A DAY DREAM…ACTION WITHOUT VISION IS A NIGHT MARE’ With recent issues of global...

Coronavirus: NSE Abeokuta Donates Hand-washing machine to Ogun State Government

Following on its determination to support the efforts of the State in fighting coronavirus pandemic as well as contribute into the State, the Nigerian Society of Engineers, Abeokuta Branch  has once again demonstrated its commitment by donating a mobile foot operated handwashing machine to the State Government on 7th August, 2020. The was geared towards supporting the state government towards...

Oshodi terminal, BRT corridor to take off next week

By Adeyinka Aderibigbe The Oshodi-Abule-Egba Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor and the Terminal 2 of the Oshodi multi-level terminal and interchange will begin operation next week, The Nation learnt on Thursday. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu will inaugurate the project on Tuesday, Commissioner for Transportation Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, confirmed this. He said the action would end the speculation that the government had abandoned...

AFTER 30 YEARS, PRESIDENT BUHARI SIGNS AMENDED COMPANIES AND ALLIED MATTERS BILL

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assented to the Companies and Allied Matters Bill, 2020 recently passed by the National Assembly. The President’s action on this important piece of legislation, therefore, repealed and replaced the extant Companies and Allied Matters Act, 1990, introducing after 30 years, several corporate legal innovations geared toward enhancing ease of doing business in the country. Such...

Mechanical Engineer wanted in Ikosi Ketu Lagos

Job Role: Mechanical Engineer LOCATION: Ikosi Ketu, Lagos JOB DESCRIPTION: He/she must be able to- Ensure that the mechanical design, plumbing, piping and installations of mechanical works meet the right requirements Plan, operate, evaluate, supervise, and maintain the aspect of mechanical works while applying knowledge of Engineering principles Constantly investigate equipment failures, and difficulties, to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to labourers,...

Welcome Address of Prof. Mohammed B. Ndaliman, NIMechE National Chairman at Launch of the NIMechE Internship and Mentorship on-line Digital Platform

Welcome Address, Engr. Prof. Mohammed B. Ndaliman, MNSE, FNIMechE, National Chairman, Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers on the occasion of the Press Briefing and Launch of the NIMechE Internship and Mentorship on-line Digital Platform, Friday 24th July, 2020 at the NIMechE National Secretariat, Gwarinpa, Abuja. Protocols. I am very delighted to welcome you all to this historic event of the Launch...

Resident Engineer Vacancy at a Reputable Civil Engineering Consulting Firm

A reputable Civil Engineering Consulting firm located in Lagos State requires suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below: Job Title: Resident Engineer Location: Lagos Job Requirements Applicant must have a minimum of 8 years working experience Must be COREN registered. Remuneration is Attractive / Negotiable Application Closing Date is Not Specified. Interested and qualified candidates should send their handwritten Applications with detailed CV and passport photographs...

Young Engineers’ Struggles for Experience: Revisit the Supervised Industrial Training Scheme in Engineering (SITSIE) – Okey Ezema

The Managing Director, Zemas and Partners Nigeria Limited, Engr Okey Ezema has tasked the Nigerian Society of Engineers to revisit the need for proper implementation of the  Supervised Industrial Training Scheme in Engineering (SITSIE) to help the young engineers bridge the gap demand in professional experience. This was contained as part of his recommendations towards tackling the challenges facing young...

Company Engineer Vacancy at TTL Group

TTL Group - We are a multifaceted global group of companies assisting clients to plan, develop, design, finance, construct, alliance, operate and maintain critical infrastructure projects in Nigeria and the whole of Sub-Saharan Africa with a strong commitment to technical excellence and a diverse workforce. We provide services for all modes of infrastructure, including Energy/Power, Transportation, Oil and Gas,...

Lagos releases COVID-19 protocol for the worship centers to guide against the virus transmission

Ahead of Friday and Sunday reopening of Mosques and Churches for religious services in Lagos after several weeks of closure over coronavirus outbreak, the State Government has released COVID-19 protocol for the worship centers to guide against the virus transmission in the state. In the guideline, the state government has mandated that the religious houses create a register and record...

Re-Why Engineers are Narrow-minded, New Research has an idea

Engineer Najim Many thanks for your post. Your efforts to elevate the engineering profession is very commendable. God bless you. I do not agree 100% with the analysis at Stanford University. Findings had long caused modification in the education of the Engineer. Subjects like management, psychology, finance, law, and sociology, etc have found their ways in varying degrees into engineering...