Railway Division Chairman's Address

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Technical lecture
19 October 2022 18:30 - 20:00
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The Chairman's Address:

"Not a very good engineer!" - the fallacy and effect of this mindset

Wednesday 19th October 2022

Venue: Room C0.14, John Dalton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, M1 5GD

Preceeded by a case study session from 16:30 in Room E0.05;

Dr Hamidreza Faham, Institute of Railway Research, University of Huddersfield - ‘A case study on the automation of replacing brake discs in a bogie overhaul factory’

Mr Daniel Basher, Product Engineer, Digital Transit Limited "The Attune Project, next generation railway condition monitoring"

Dr Yousif Muhamedslih, Institute of Railway Research, University of Huddersfield – ‘THOMoS: Rail Vehicle Motion Simulator’

Mr. Simon Fung, Porterbrook, "Exhaust emissions reduction on Turbostar units


 Refreshments at 18:00 and visitors are welcome


Mr Noel Travers - Managing Director XRAIL Group and Chairman IMechE Railway Division


Manchester Metropolitan University
Room C0.14
John Dalton Building
Oxford Road (entrance on Chester Street)
M1 5GD
United Kingdom

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0161 276 3750
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