2017-04-03 2 min read



Planning & Strategy.

Making & Manufacturing.

Maintenance, Repair & Operations.

Distribution & Logistics.

Inspection & Testing.

  • Constance Tipper was an engineer in an age largely without female engineers. Her work on brittle failure of steel was critical in understanding why Liberty Ships in the North Atlantic broke so catastrophically.


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Inside one of the largest closed die forging presses in the world.

Love, Spencer.

p.s. - We should be better friends. Send me a note - coffee's on me :)

Spencer Wright
Spencer Wright
Spencer Wright is the (mostly accidental) founder of Scope of Work, which he started writing (as The Prepared) in 2013. Today he serves as its editor-in-chief and chief dilettante.
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