Julian Turner

Julian Turner is a regular feature contributor to NRI Digital's websites, covering renewable energy and growth within power markets, offshore oil drilling, and the market for new and sustainable hydrocarbons, as well as reporting on the aerospace, defence, transport and packaging industries.Julian began his career as a feature writer at IPC Media, before joining the BBC as a staff news and feature writer for the corporation's commercial web operation. In 2003, he joined News International as a sub-editor working across eight national newspaper and magazine titles, at the same time contributing features in a freelance capacity to various national publications.Julian was senior TV editor at Global Listings, a television specialist media company, before joining Progressive Digital Media in 2011 as chief sub-editor. He currently works as a sub-editor and feature writer across Global Trade Media's portfolio of international B2B titles, and contributes blogs to The New Statesman.

All articles by Julian Turner

  1. How autonomous delivery drones could revolutionise military logistics

    Using autonomous hoverbikes, powered paragliders and self-driving ground vehicles to deliver vital supplies to front line troops may sound like…
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    8 Oct
  2. The cyber Cold War: Russian and US security systems draw new lines on the map

    Splinternet. Cyber-balkanisation. Military digital complex. Unprecedented scenarios demand new language to describe them. So it is with the battle for…
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    29 Aug
  3. America’s MQ-4C Triton drones and the battle for the South China Sea

    Prior to taking over the US Indo-Pacific Command on 30 May, four-star Admiral Philip Davidson appeared before a Senate committee….
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    11 Jul
  4. Intelligent design: inside France’s €1.5bn AI strategy

    On 16 March, French Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly announced a dramatic increase in the country’s annual spend on artificial…
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    18 Jun
  5. The new battlefield: the race to integrate cyber and electronic warfare

    It is telling that in the wake of recent air strikes by US, British and French forces on Syrian positions…
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    6 Jun
  6. Smart bases: arming the UK military with seamless Wi-Fi

    Managing the flow of information in-theatre is an operational imperative for armed forces around the world as modern warfare evolves…
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    9 May
  7. Exercise Toxic Dagger: training the UK military to mitigate CBRN threats

    Chemical or nerve agents exercise a peculiar hold on the imagination. Unlike kinetic attacks, where the threat is at least…
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    3 May