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
From a previous member Ian Mearns we have received at short notice details of an I.Mech.E. event in London. For those of you who dare venture out of Yorkshire to such a scary place the details are as follows……. Join this free to attend lecture in London – Registration is required….. Contact details:- For event enquiries: Phone: +44 (0) 20 … Continue reading “I.Mech.E – Free Lecture in London…..”
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 !”
Members, At the end of the last session our Programme Secretary received correspondence from David Bell, a long standing member of the association. It was received shortly after the excellent evening spent with Frank Smith who regaled us with his talk on sailing up beyond the North Cape. If any members are in the Harrogate area and can help then … Continue reading “Can anyone help with a lift to Meetings ?”
. 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…..”
Greetings ! During my second year as president I am looking forward to welcoming members and their friends to the new session commencing at the end of September. Being a relative newcomer to the association I really enjoy meeting you all. What a great group of people from so many different backgrounds, with experience in so many fields, and to … Continue reading “A Message From The President…..”
Greetings Members ! I hope you have all had a good summer break and are looking forward to meeting up with your friends and colleagues at forthcoming meetings….. The 2018-2019 session of events starts later this month and council will be meeting on 6th September to finalise the programme. I will be uploading details of the events soon so keep an … Continue reading “New Session starts soon…..”
A reminder to order your food for the Solstice Walk Supper ! Today – 14th June – is the last day to order your supper at the Three Horse Shoes after the Solstice Walk….. For full details and menus see the event page:- Solstice Walk See you there ! .