From All about shipping –
IMarEST celebrates National Women in Engineering Day ahead of international submarine races event
With over a hundred young people from eleven universities from six countries on three continents taking part in the European International Submarine Races (QinetiQ’s Ocean Basin at Gosport, UK, 7 -11 July), the organisers are celebrating National Women in Engineering Day 2014 (23 June) by highlighting the strength of involvement of women in the teams.
“Twenty percent of the participants are women engineers, and we celebrate the complete equality of roles in the teams,” says Race Director, Prof William Megill, FIMarEST. …