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Current and Future Events

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  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    23 March 2023 19:00 to 21:00
    University of Exeter - Room 004 - Exeter
    Talk by engineering students on their design, build and race experience with formula student
    Industry: Automobile
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    29 March 2023 13:00 to 14:00
    Webinar
    We are keen to support our members in any way we can. For our members who are actively seeking to become a Fellow of the Institution, we are offering free online events and support.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    11 April 2023 18:00 to 20:30
    Numatic International - Chard
    Tour of the mould shop and Henry Hoover production line. Followed by a talk with tea and coffee.
    Industry: Manufacturing
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    13 April 2023 18:00 to 20:00
    Microsoft Teams
    Devon and Cornwall Area Committee meeting. Open to all, we welcome visitors of all interests and disciplines. This meeting will take place virtually.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    19 April 2023 18:45 to 19:00
    Webinar
    The AGM advises what we have done in the last year, and invite you to comment please.
    Industry: Management
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    19 April 2023 19:00 to 20:15
    Webinar
    There are still many questions and confusions around the subject– when are heat pumps most suitable for the heating system? How to select ground or air source. Can they generate high enough water temperatures? What are the recent technical developments?
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    24 April 2023 14:00 to 16:00
    West Ealing Station
    We are sorry to say that due to anticipated unavailability of the train, this event is cancelled
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical lecture
    24 April 2023 17:00 to 19:00
    STEAM Museum - Swindon
    GWR engineers explain the novel fast charging battery unit. Joint event with IET
    Industry: Railway
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    25 April 2023 19:00 to 21:00
    Kensa Heat Pumps Ltd - Truro
    Join the IMechE Committee on a tour of Kensa Heat Pumps, the UK's leading heat pump specialists. Kensa provides reliable and efficient heating and cooling alternatives to polluting fossil fuels. Producing ground source systems, crafted by experts to deliver low-carbon affordable and sustainable comfort all year round.
    Industry: Energy transfer & thermofluid mechanics
  • Event Type: Professional development event
    13 May 2023 10:00 to 12:00
    Webinar
    For our members who are actively seeking to become professionally registered as a Chartered, Incorporated or EngTech member, we are offering free online events and support. This workshop has been designed to help you get started with your application form.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    13 May 2023 10:30 to 13:00
    Wheal Jane Mine Water Treatment - Truro
    Join us on a tour of the Wheal Jane Mine Water Treatment Plant, operated by John F Hunt. Wheal Jane Mine was once a tin mine but when the mine shut down contaminated water was released. Since 1992 a plant has remained in place to treat the water, now operated by John F Hunt.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    18 May 2023 18:30 to 21:00
    Enmore Golf Club - Bridgewater
    Discusion of how science and engineering has changed the ball dynamics of golf.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    30 May 2023 13:45 to 16:30
    Cannington Park and Ride - Bridgewater
    Bus tour of the Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor construction site, with commentary. Meet in the village of Cannington Park and Ride, coach will take us from there.
    Industry: Nuclear power
  • Event Type: Talk or debate
    22 June 2023 18:30 to 21:00
    Leonardo Works - Yeovil
    General discussion on the many aspects to making air travel sustainable
    Industry: Aerospace Industries
  • Event Type: Social event
    10 August 2023 19:00 to 22:00
    Robey Trust Ltd - Tavistock
    Repeat of the very sucessful event we ran last year. This is a visit to the Robey Trust Steam Museum. Opportunity to ride on a steam engine, followed by museum visit with food and drink at the adjacent Stannary Brewery (PL19 8DH) This is a joint event between Devon, Somerset and Cornwall IMechE branches.
    Industry: Cross-sector
  • Event Type: Social event
    10 August 2023 19:00 to 21:00
    Robey Trust Ltd - Tavistock
    A visit to the Robey Trust Steam Museum. A social event between Devon & Cornwall and Devon & Somerset Area Committees. We will then head to the Local Stannary Brewery for food and drink.
    Industry: Cross-sector
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