Welcome to the Tayside & North Fife Area

This site will be used to update you on events and activities being organised by IMechE in the Tayside & North Fife Area. We hope you find something of interest in your area.

If you need any further information please contact one of the committee members.


Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    16 February 2017 19:00 to 21:00
    Dalhousie Building - Dundee
    Dundee's Marine Engineering Heritage: Powered shipping in Dundee began in 1814 and developed sporadically thereafter till the 1850's when significant iron ship production started with screw propulsion. Success with steam improved as compound then triple expansion engines were produced. Early in the 20th Century steam turbines and diesel engines made inroads and latterly gas turbines would be used in special applications. The Scottish contribution to Marine Engineering was globally significant.
    Industry: Other industry sectors
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    08 March 2017 14:00 to 16:00
    Verdant Works - Dundee
    Verdant Works: Scotland's Jute Museum @ Verdant Works weaves the tale of jute with the life and work of old Dundee, from the incredible rise of the industry to its subsequent decline. It's a story that transports you back over 100 years when jute was king and Dundee was its realm.
    Industry: Other industry sectors
  • Event Type: Seminar
    19 May 2017 19:00 to 21:00
    Dalhousie Building - Dundee
    “Get Chartered” Seminar: This is an opportunity hear the benefits the IMechE offers both individuals and industry. It will take the audience through the process of becoming a member and gaining full registration as a Chartered Engineer. AGM for Tayside & North Fife Area of the IMechE. This will give current members an update on the activities and plans for the area and an opportunity to become more involved with the Institution.
    Industry: Other industry sectors
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