Future of Rail Presentation Competition

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Competition event
13 March 2018 18:15 - 20:30
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Please note refreshments are at 17:45, for an 18:15 start.

Young Members Competition  - Win £1000

Each year the Railway Division of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers holds a competition for the best technical presentations by Engineers in the early stages of their careers, with a first prize of £1000.  Regional heats held at the Railway Division centres are followed by a national final held in London in June.

The competition is open to all those working in a Railway related engineering role in industry, academia or government. if you are interested in participating, and would like to find out more, please use the contact details below.

We are delighted to welcome the following competitors:

1. Richard Harmer, Network Rail - PALS (Prepared Angel Light System)

2. Ben Harris, Omnicom Balfour Beatty - High accuracy train borne surveying of the railway using multiple sensors

3. John Mansfield, Network Rail - The Future of Rail: Should we build more masonry arch viaducts?

4. Michael McGlynn, Omnicom Balfour Beatty - Modern data-driven approach for automated railway safety inspection and asset management


Richard Harmer - Network Rail Ben Harris - Omnicom Balfour Beatty John Mansfield - Network Rail Michael McGlynn - Omnicom Balfour Beatty


Manchester Metropolitan University
Room C0.14
John Dalton Building
Oxford Road (entrance on Chester Street)
M1 5GD
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Lyndon Platt
0161 276 3750
Siemens Transportation Systems
Ardwick Traincare Facility
Rondin Road
M12 6BFUnited Kingdom
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