Burton upon Trent and District Engineering Society


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

5th December:

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).


23rd January:

The King’s Cross Coal Drops – prize-winning renovation to exceed Covent Garden by Noah Walton, Arup.

27th February:

Temporary Works - the hidden engineering, and its failures! by Peter Pallett, Pallett Temporary Works Ltd.

26th March:

The Wells and Water that made Burton famous by Martyn Ralph, Brewery Design Engineer.

23rd April:

Capturing reality - 3D Laser scanning, mobile mapping and UAV surveys by Tim Faulkener, MK Surveys.

21st May:

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.