Mazda’s New Skyactiv-X Engine…..

Barrie Yates sent this link to an article about Mazda’s development of the internal combustion engine. Some development work on this principle was carried out in the Thermodynamics Laboratory of the University of Leeds.  Here is the link:- https://spectrum.ieee.org/transportation/efficiency/mazdas-new-skyactivx-engine-gives-new-life-to-internal-combustion

Report on the 2018 Golf Tournament and Photographs !

GOLF 2018 Photographs of the prize-giving following the dinner are posted following the report and results……. Leeds Association of Engineers – Golf Day Report – 2018 The Golf Day was held at Garforth GC on Friday 6th July. A good day was had by all and due to generous sponsorship there were very good prizes, 1st, 2nd & 3rd were … Continue reading “Report on the 2018 Golf Tournament and Photographs !”

Photos from the 152nd Anniversary Dinner…..

. On the 7th April 2018 we held the 152nd Anniversary Dinner at Headingley Golf Club. For your diaries we have pencilled in 6th April 2019 for the 153rd Dinner and we hope that members and their guests will be able to join us. Further information will be made available closer to the event. Until then here are some photographic … Continue reading “Photos from the 152nd Anniversary Dinner…..”

Summer Solstice Walk – See the Events Menu…..

The next event is the Summer Solstice Walk and Supper…. Your Membership Secretary Malcolm Murray has kindly arranged the walk for your enjoyment. Don’t miss this popular summer event for a chance to meet up with friends, and maybe make some new ones ? This year it is a stroll along the banks of the Aire and Calder Navigation…… See … Continue reading “Summer Solstice Walk – See the Events Menu…..”

Keighley Association of Engineers Annual Dinner…..

. John Pankhurst of the Keighley Association of Engineers has sent us an application form for their 2018 Annual Dinner….. It will be held on Friday 11th May 2018 at Newsholme Manor, Slack Lane, Keighley BD22 0RQ. The Keighley dinner is always a splendid evening of good food and entertainment so come along and support them as they support us … Continue reading “Keighley Association of Engineers Annual Dinner…..”

Nuclear Power Generation – Safe for Humans ?

How safe is Nuclear Power Generation ? There have been a number of accidents and incidents related to Nuclear Power Stations over the years and the media are quick to plaster the front pages with scaremongering stories. It’s true that there have been catastrophic environmental effects but how often are the facts about the impact on human lives published ? … Continue reading “Nuclear Power Generation – Safe for Humans ?”