Programme for 2019/20 season:
Wednesday 20th November:
Social Evening at Marston Club, Shobnall Road.
Talk and supper.
Talk on Brunel’s Leviathan - The Great Eastern Story dramatically told by Andrew Lound
Prior to the lecture the Society’s bursary will be presented to Jacob Fowkes by the Society President Ken Logue.
Deep Sea Drilling from a Dynamically Positioned Drilling Rig by Colin Atkinson, Master Mariner and Offshore Installation Manager (retired).
The King’s Cross Coal Drops – prize-winning renovation to exceed Covent Garden by Noah Walton, Arup.
Temporary Works - the hidden engineering, and its failures! by Peter Pallett, Pallett Temporary Works Ltd.
The Wells and Water that made Burton famous by Martyn Ralph, Brewery Design Engineer.
Capturing reality - 3D Laser scanning, mobile mapping and UAV surveys by Tim Faulkener, MK Surveys.
Space Engineering at the University of Leicester by Alexander Lodge, Leicester University Space Centre.
6th September 2020:
Annual President’s Coach Trip
Outing to the Shuttleworth Collection, Vintage Air Show, Biggleswade – cost £45 to include admission and coach travel- more details to follow.