Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    10 November 2021 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    An overview of the concept and development of the novel VLR - - this is a joint meeting with the PWI
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    08 December 2021 18:00 to 20:00
    *TBC
    A Zoom meeting - Taking trains to Europe before the Tunnel will relate the trials and tribulations faced on three separate trips taking BR rolling stock to various European destinations in the late 1980s
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    12 January 2022 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    Gareth Race will describe the challenges associated with replacing the EMR fleet and explain EMR's experience of introducing EMUs
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Competition event
    09 February 2022 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    The annual competition which allows three young engineers to present an example of their role in a project with which they been involved Please note that the Centre's AGM will be held during the judging interval
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    09 March 2022 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    Speakers will present an overview on the growth of Loram UK's existing maintenance and projects businesses and their development into main line operator, vehicle builder and international business
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    13 April 2022 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    Karl Watts, CEO of Rail Operations (UK) will outline his organisation's plans to operate intermodal freight and provide an update on the introduction of the Class 93 locomotive
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    11 May 2022 11:00 to 17:00
    Great Central Railway - Loughborough
    A visit to the Great Central Railway - please note that the visit will be in May 2022 but the exact date is not yet confirmed Please also note that this event is bookable
    Industry: Railway
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