Past Events

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  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    20 October 2021 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    James Collinson the new RD Chairman will present his address entitled 'Dots and Boxes: What railway engineers can learn from this strategy game!’
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    08 September 2021 18:00 to 20:00
    The Waterfall - Derby
    Jez Yarnall, Engineering Director at Data Acquisition and Testing Services (DATS) will present a summary of the testing work undertaken by his organisation to support the Midland Main Line electrification programme
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    06 December 2018 17:15 to 19:30
    Derby Conference Centre - Derby
    Stadler Rail will present on the development and delivery of their Bi-Mode 'FlirtUK' trains for Greater Anglia
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    15 November 2018 17:15 to 19:30
    Derby Roundhouse - Derby
    Andy Mellors will present his Railway Division Chairman's address
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    10 October 2018 17:15 to 19:30
    Derby Roundhouse - Derby
    A recent comprehensive programme of track testing has determined the benefits that could be achieved by: Variable-rate sanding (i.e. higher sand flow rates at higher speeds), and  Distributed sanding (i.e. multiple sanders distributed along the train). The presentation will describe the testing programme and some of the issues that had to be overcome in order to realise its objectives
    Industry: Railway
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