The Tamar Bridge - Construction and History

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Seminar
08 October 2019 18:00 - 20:00
Limited Spaces
Tickets

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Description

The Devon and Cornwall Area committee would like to invite you to a lecture on one of the most important pieces of infrastructure in Devon and Cornwall.

The Tamar bridge is an iconic landmark in Plymouth. It connects Devon to Cornwall from the City of Plymouth to the west side of Saltash. The Bridge carries over 16 million vehicles a year with some busy weekdays see the daily toll hit 50,000. This talk will focus on how this critical piece of infrastructure is managed including it's history and construction.

David List the General manager of the Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry will talk us through the bridges history as well as it's construction. 

Schedule;
Arrival - 18:00
Refreshments - 18:00 - 18:15
Presentation - 18:15 - 19:00
Q&A Session - 19:00 - 19:20
Networking - 19:20 - 20:00

This event is free and open to members and non members alike, however spaces are limited so please book your place using the link on the webpage.

Full speaker bio;
David List is the General Manager of the Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry, and has been in post for 22 years. He has a degree in civil engineering and a masters degree in business administration. David is a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers and has over 40 years of experience working as a civil engineer and manager, both in the UK and in Hong Kong.


Speaker(s)

David List is the General Manager of the Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry. David has a degree in civil engineering and a masters degree in business administration. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers and has over 40 years of experience working as a civil engineer and manager.

Address

Plymouth Royal Corinthian Yacht Club
Madeira Rd
Devon
Plymouth
PL1 2NY
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Ian Myers

Plymouth
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