Some Feedback following a Site Visit…..

It’s always good to receive feedback relating to the association and its activities and recently Malcolm Murray received a short message from Andrew Dawson, Managing Director of Siddall & Hilton, after he thanked him for allowing a visit to their facility. Several members visited the company and must have made quite an impression showing interest and asking pertinent questions. Mr. … Continue reading “Some Feedback following a Site Visit…..”

Happy New Year !

Happy New Year ! The President and Council wish our members, their families and friends a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year. Thank you for your support in the previous year. We look forward to seeing you at forthcoming events in 2024…. Cheers !             . . .  

Pleased to meet you… Martins Golubevs….

The Leeds Association of Engineers has for many years welcomed new young members and in the last couple of years four have joined the association. We are grateful to John Aldersley for introducing these young engineers to the association. John asked for a few words by way of an introduction from them and Martins has offered the following…..   “Hello, … Continue reading “Pleased to meet you… Martins Golubevs….”

Have you heard of a mineral called Perovskite ?

Barrie Yates has brought to our attention new developments in solar power generation…. New generation Solar Cells…. “The subject of saving the planet is very much in our thoughts, and as engineers and scientists we hope to use our skills to help reduce global warming by the use of technology. One development toward this goal is the use of solar … Continue reading “Have you heard of a mineral called Perovskite ?”

A Message from Scout George Scholes…..

  At the 2022 Anniversary Dinner we were joined by George Scholes, grandson of Council Member Ian Scholes.     The following year in 2023 George was to join a Scout trip to a Jamboree in Seoul in South Korea. A collection at the dinner was taken and donated to George who was busily gathering sponsorship for this exciting trip. … Continue reading “A Message from Scout George Scholes…..”

Can you help a young engineer with his career search ?

One of the association’s aims has always been to help those people in need of assistance, mainly its members, but also to offer help to our fellow engineers, wherever they may reside.   Council Member and Trustee Ian Blakeley has an acquaintance whose son is an engineering graduate and is actively searching for a position. The graduate’s name is Jonathan … Continue reading “Can you help a young engineer with his career search ?”

Thomas Green Motor Mower Parts…..

Can you help an enthusiastic restorer ? I was contacted recently by a gentleman in Northern Ireland attempting to restore a Thomas Green motor mower. Nicholas Rogers had requested contact details for LAE member John Pease, who had written a book about Thomas Green of Leeds. I put him in touch with John… Mr. Rogers advised that he needs to … Continue reading “Thomas Green Motor Mower Parts…..”