Kendal and District Engineering Society
To inform, educate and entertain
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For information contact the Secretary - David Stocks

david.stocks6@mypostoffice.co.uk

tel. 01524 298313


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2018 - 2019 Programme

Wednesday 19 September

(Joint with ICE)

Sainsbury and Rugby Club site development

Alex Brodie

(Morbaine)

Thursday 4th October

Building the Gordon Dam, Tasmania

Robert Courtier

Wednesday 17th October

(Joint with IET)

Network Rail Signalling Upgrade

Claire Beranek

(Network Rail)

Thursday 1st November

(Joint with IMechE?)

Automation of Weaving Machinery from the Industrial Revolution onwards

Alan Schofield

Wednesday 14th November (Joint with ICE)                  

Kendal Waste Water Treatment Works upgrade

Andrew Kendall

 (United Utilities)

Wednesday 28th November (Joint with IET)

2G to 5G Mobile Networks

Andy Sutton

(BT EE)

Thursday 13th December

(Joint with IMechE)

Restoring Historic Public and Church Clocks

Keith Scobie-Youngs (Cumbria Clock Company)

Thursday 10th January

(Joint with IET?)

Williams Formula 1 Engineering?

To be confirmed

Wednesday 23rd January

Smart Meters

John Cowburn

Thursday 7th February

New Horizon Mission after Pluto

Stuart Atkinson

Wednesday 20th February

(Joint with ICE)

Holding Back the Tide

Chris Hudson

Thursday 7th March

Catskills to New York Aqueduct

 John Butcher

Wednesday 20th March

(Joint with IMechE?)

Biomaterials for hips and knees

Kuntal Patel

(Royal Lancaster Infirmary)

Thursday 4th April

(Joint with IET)

Graphene

Billy Beggs

(University of Lancaster)

Wednesday 17th April

(Joint with ICE)                  

Maintaining Cumbria’s Old Bridges

David Wiggins

(Curtins)

Thursday 2nd  May

(Joint with IET)

Renewable Energy Solutions

Brendan Uys

(Heacol Ltd Ulverston)

Wednesday 15th May (AGM)

(Joint with ICE?)

Glasgow City Chambers

Dr Nina Baker

(Women in Engineering)