Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Technical Lecture
    07 April 2015 18:30 to 19:30
    Engineers Ireland Headquarters
    Jules Carter will talk about the GKN Gyrodrive system, technology that utilises the high speed electric flywheel system developed in Formula 1 racing to capture and re-use the energy historically lost during vehicle braking. This hybrid technology is saving bus operators 25% of their fuel bill, and is being developed by GKN for other applications including industrial vehicles, commercial vehicles, and rail.
    Industry: Automotive
  • Event Type: Technical Visit
    24 April 2015 12:00 to 15:00
    ONERA - MODANE
    ONERA was originally created by the French government in 1946, and assigned six key missions: * Direct and conduct aeronautical research. * Support the commercialization of this research by national and European industry. * Construct and operate the associated experimental facilities. * Supply industry with high-level technical analyses and other services. * Perform technical analyses for the government. * Train researchers and engineers.
    Industry: Aerospace
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