Welcome to the Devon & Somerset Area

This site will be used to update you on events and activities being organised by the IMechE Devon & Somerset Area.  I hope you find something of interest in your area and if you need any further information please contact one of the committee members.

John Earp


Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    15 February 2018 19:00 to 21:00
    Room 004 - Exeter
    The talk will cover the specifications for the main types of Aviation fuel and how the supply chains ensure that vary large quantities of unfailingly available to meet demand. The arrangements to supply the large quantities of fuel to aircraft at airports around the world will also be described
    Industry: Aerospace Industries
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    15 March 2018 19:00 to 21:00
    Centek Limited - Newton Abbot
    Centek is based in Newton Abbot, Devon, where it designs, manufactures and tests equipment for the Oil and Gas industry. Their main focus is the manufacture and development of bow spring Centralisers that are used to retain steel casing pipes centrally within the drilled bore hole of both on-shore and off-shore rigs.The production facilities in the UK (and its sister plant in the US) are run using lean manufacturing principles and with an unwavering focus on repeatability.
    Industry: Coal / Oil / Gas
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    30 April 2018 18:30 to 21:00
    Room 004 - Exeter
    The Bloodhound Story and the importance of inspiration for global education.
    Industry: Automobile
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