Congratulations to Fellows who were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list:

Knights Batchelor – Knighthoods

Professor Peter Gregson DL FREng, President and Vice-Chancellor, Queen’s University of Belfast. For services to Higher Education.

Professor Mark Welland FREng FRS, Chief Scientific Adviser, Ministry of Defence.

Order of the British Empire – Commanders of the Order of the British Empire – CBE

Dr Paul Golby FREng, Chief Executive Officer, E.ON UK. For services to the Energy Industry.

Mr Terence Malcolm Hill FREng, Chairman, Arup Group. For services to Civil Engineering.

Dr Michael G J Howse OBE FREng, Senior Consultant, Rolls-Royce plc. For services to Engineering.

Order of the British Empire – Officers of the Order of the British Empire – OBE

Professor Nigel Brandon FREng, Director, Energy Futures Lab, Imperial College London. For services to UK/China Relations in Science.

Ms Joanna G Da Silva FREng. For services to Engineering and to Humanitarian Relief.

Professor Richard Darton FREng, Professor of Engineering Science, University of Oxford and President, European Federation of Chemical Engineering. For services to Engineering.

Dr Robert John FREng, Lately Chief Executive Officer, Welding Institute. For services to Industry.

John Neil Loughhead FREng, Executive Director, UK Energy Research Centre. For services to Technology.

Notes for editors

  1. Founded in 1976, The Royal Academy of Engineering promotes the engineering and technological welfare of the country. Our fellowship – comprising the UK’s most eminent engineers – provides the leadership and expertise for our activities, which focus on the relationships between engineering, technology, and the quality of life. As a national academy, we provide independent and impartial advice to Government; work to secure the next generation of engineers; and provide a voice for Britain’s engineering community.

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