Welcome to the North Eastern Region

Across the Region, we have a varied programme of events, closely aligned with the IMechE’s five key themes of Energy, Environment, Transport, Education and Manufacturing 

The programme includes visits and activities to assist your professional development, to add to your learned knowledge, and to provide inspiration for a new generation of younger people to become engineers. 

Our Young Members continue to take the lead in prestigious events in the Region including GreenPower which gives school pupils an opportunity to build and race an electric vehicle.

If you have a little time to spare and are interested in joining any of the active Committees, please also get in touch. We need enthusiastic volunteers. It can be very interesting work, good for developing your skills and also provides some great networking opportunities.

We are well supported by our Regional Business Development Manager, Denis Healy, who provides various ‘Routes To Professional Registration’ workshops as well as developing Company-Based Registration schemes, to make transition to full membership of the Institution as straightforward as possible. Please contact Denis directly if you want to find out more – either as an individual, or on behalf of your Company at d_healy@imeche.org.

If you want to find out what’s happening where you live or work, then please contact myself or the Tyne & Wear or the Teesside Area Committee’s – you will be most welcome!

Bowman Bradley,

Regional Chair

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    20 June 2022 10:00 to 22 June 2022 11:00
    Online Webinar
    We are keen to support our members in any way we can. For our members who are actively seeking to become professionally registered as a Chartered or Incorporated Member, we are offering free online events and support. Let us help you complete your application in 3 x 1 hour workshops, followed by 1-2-1 support as required.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    28 June 2022 16:30 to 18:00
    The Wilton Centre
    The uk is targeting an 80% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, having enshrined the net zero by 2050 target into law. This evening lecture will hear from 2 of the companies that are on leading edge of this transformation, both looking at being the first to bring large scale facilities into the Tees Valley region, with a combined CAPEX commitment of 1.75 billion pounds. A face-to-face event at Lecture Theatre, Wilton centre.
    Industry: Renewable energy
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