Formula E Gearbox Housing: Lightweight structures in high stress applications

MISSION At MGI Engineering, we are known for our acute attention to detail and the ability to produce highly complex structures with a focus on producing components that are a lightweight as possible. With these strong credentials and an advanced knowledge in Formula 1 level composites, we are the obvious choice for motorsport, automotive and […]

To Dave Gorman – an inspiration

Teachers can often be under-appreciated yet they have the power to mould and inspire the next generation. For me, it was no different, and there was one teacher in particular who would have such a life-changing impact. While studying at Wymondham College, I was lucky enough to be taught by Dave Gorman. He taught both […]

James Burke – the iconic television moment behind our launch video

Innovation is at the core of what MGI Engineering is and does. That spark of inspiration has led to so many life-changing discoveries and inventions that have propelled the world forward. For Mike, many notable people have inspired him along his incredible journey. One of those was his secondary school teacher Dave Gorman, whom you […]

Why UAV?

With the global Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing (eVTOL) market predicted to grow with a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 23.13% and a market valuation of USD 23.21 billion by 2028, there is a growing market need for a noise-free, green-energy alternative to traditional aircraft that is capable of transporting both goods and […]

MGI to sponsor development programme at the University of Cambridge

MGI Engineering is delighted to announce that it will be sponsoring a development programme in partnership with the Møller Centre at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge.  The leadership and development programme will be offered to the talented students in engineering and physical sciences department. The programme is an extra curriculum course designed to […]

MGI Insights with Dr Alice Daniels 

New research by EngineeringUK published in March 2022 highlighted some positive trends for the number of women working in engineering. The findings reveal that 16.5% of those working in engineering are female, an increase compared to 10.5% as reported in 2010.  At MGI, Stress Engineer Dr Alice Daniels brings a wealth of experience and invaluable expertise to […]

MGI joins industry-leading organisation Vertical Flight Society

MGI Engineering is pleased to announce its recent membership to the Vertical Flight Society (VFS), the world’s leading non-profit organisation working to advance vertical flight. MGI Engineering joined VFS on 16th of December 2022, one of 46 new members to join last year, as part of its ever-expanding membership base. As of 1st January 2023, VFS boasts a […]

Mike debates Next Generation Technologies at Autosport International

MGI Engineering CEO Mike Gascoyne, and newly appointed Commercial Director Cris Hiche, headed to the 2023 Autosport International Show in Birmingham for their first event of the year. The pair explored the vast motorsport, automotive, and engineering offerings at the show. Mike also took part in the Next Generation Technologies panel discussion in the Business Forum, featuring […]

MGI strengthens team with Commercial Director appointment

MGI Engineering has further strengthened its leadership team by appointing Cris Hiche into the newly created role of Commercial Director, which will help support the company’s commercial vision for the future. Cris Hiche joined the company in 2019 and has since been responsible for managing high value engineering projects in the aerospace and motorsport industries. […]

A message from Mike

Many would think after being fortunate enough to enjoy a long career in Formula 1, nothing would be as exciting, and nerve-racking, as launching a new F1 car which has been designed by a hard-working team after long, gruelling winter months. The cars bear your name on the news pages, and all the responsibilities associated with such […]