Welcome to the Thameswey Region

 Bloodhound at Farnborough College of Technology

Thameswey is made up of four Areas and a Young Member Panel:

  1. Chiltern
  2. Farnborough and Guildford
  3. Oxford
  4. Reading
  5. Thameswey Young Member Panel

You will find details of their programmes within this site, a composite events diary for the Region is enclosed below.  We have also included for your convenience a down-loadable copy of the latest complete programme card Thameswey Region Programme Autumn-Winter 2016.  Any detail amendments to the Programme Card will always be included below, so please do check here for latest information.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    27 October 2016 18:30 to 20:00
    Amec Foster Wheeler (Shinfield Park) - Reading - Reading
    Committee meeting for the Reading area. We are looking for new people on the committee to help us organise evening lectures and promote the IMechE. Please come along if you are interested, your contributions to the committee will provide valuable experience for your chartership or fellowship applications.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    02 November 2016 18:30 to 21:00
    Oxford Brookes University - Oxford
    Richard will describe the principles and technology behind the SABRE engine and the vehicle applications it will enable. It will cover Skylon for cheap access to space and A2 for hypersonic civil transport.
    Industry: Aerospace
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    15 November 2016 13:00 to 16:00
    Viridor EfW - Ardley
    Site tour of Viridor's energy from waste facility.
    Industry: Renewable energy
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    16 November 2016 19:00 to 21:00
    Fluor Limited - Farnborough
    With most of the easy oil having been extracted, a move into deeper water and harsher regimes has required the deployment of new technology. Chris will be discussing some of the major technical and environmental challenges.
    Industry: Coal / Oil / Gas
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    26 November 2016 14:00 to 17:00
    Baker Street Station - London
    Travel across 150+ years of history in just two-hours aboard this awesome London Underground and Tube Tour. Starting at one of London’s earliest underground stations and finishing at one of the most futuristic, hear the captivating twists and turns of the Tube’s history on this fun and informative walking tour.
    Industry: Railway
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