Keeping ahead with advances in engineering technology was vital for the war effort. From developing an aircraft engine to assisting with the invasion of Normandy discover some of the projects engineers contributed to throughout the War.

The War had a direct impact on civilian life. Explore how engineering contributed to the design of air raid shelters and discussions about electricity rationing. Gain insight into the importance of continuing education both for engineers at home and those imprisoned as Prisoners of War.

The War provided learning opportunities for engineers to consider improvements to existing standard and infrastructure. Learn about projects included town and city planning, improvements to building standards and the use of electricity in the home.