Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    26 September 2019 17:30 to 20:00
    ScotRail - Glasgow
    In her presentation Syeda will explain the challenges of both introducing ScotRail's new fleets and maintaining its existing rolling stock
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    17 October 2019 17:30 to 20:00
    Glasgow Caledonian University
    With the UK Government adopting a net-zero greenhouse gas emissions target for 2050, David will outline why the Climate Change Committee’s report considers this target is feasible and how the rail industry can play its part.
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    21 November 2019 17:30 to 20:00
    Glasgow - to be confirmed
    Graham Neil, TfL’s Professional Head of Vehicles will offer his thoughts about the gaps that the railway industry has to overcome.
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    05 December 2019 17:30 to 20:00
    Glasgow Caledonian University - Glasgow
    Network Rail's Richard Stainton Engineering Expert (Electrification) and Colin Lamb, Scotland’s Route Asset Manager for Electrification and Plant which describe how electrification has been delivered in a cost effective manner in Scotland
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    16 January 2020 17:30 to 20:00
    SNC Lavalin Offices - Glasgow
    SNC Lavalin are the only organisation to have entered a locomotive each year at IMechE’s Railway Challenge which has been running since 2012. Aimee Macdonald was the team captain for the 2019 entry and will explain what is involved in preparing a locomotive for the challenge and running it during the challenge weekend
    Industry: Railway
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