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Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Pantograph/Catenary Action

Date: 25/09/2019 17:30

Pantograph/Catenary Action (Dr Nikolaos Baimpas, Atkins)

Historically, the most commonly adopted method to measure the static geometry of the OLE system is the use of portable height and stagger gauges. These involve operatives physically taking individual measurements at every structure support (25 per Mile) and mid-way along the span of wire between each pair of structures. This is labour intensive, slow and subject to human error. Instrumentation and measurement systems are now capable of ...

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Midland Mainline Upgrade

Date: 08/10/2019 17:00

Midland Mainline Upgrade - Joint meeting with IMechE (Dan Robson, East Midland Trains)

 

Meeting from 16:30 with light refreshments for a 17:00 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Track/Bridge Interaction

Date: 19/11/2019 18:30

Track/Bridge Interaction (Dr David Rhodes, DR Squared Ltd)

 

Meeting from 18:00 with light refreshments for an 18:30 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Omnisurveyor/Plain Line Pattern Recognition

Date: 14/01/2020 17:30

Omnisurveyor/Plain Line Pattern Recognition (Steve Tait & Andy Willetts, Omnicom Balfour Beatty)

 

Meeting from 17:00 with light refreshments for a 17:30 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Mind the Gap - Managing 'The Platform Train Interface'

Date: 12/02/2020 18:30

Mind the Gap - Managing 'The Platform Train Interface' (Professor Bridget Eickoff, University of Birmingham & RSSB)

 

Meeting from 18:00 with light refreshments for a 18:30 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - The History of CWR & Hot Weather Management

Date: 18/03/2020 17:30

The History of CWR & Hot Weather Management (Andy Franklin, Principle Project Engineer Lineside & Track, Network Rail)

 

Meeting from 17:00 with light refreshments for a 17:30 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Derailment Investigation

Date: 23/04/2020 17:30

Derailment Investigation (Dr Mark Burstow, Principle Vehicle Track Dynamics Engineer, Network Rail) & Section AGM

 

Meeting from 17:00 with light refreshments for a 17:30 start.

Nottingham & Derby Section Meeting - Cost effective electrification mast foundation design

Date: 21/05/2020 17:30

Cost effective electrification mast foundation design (Professor William Powrie, Faculty of Engineering & Environment, University of Southampton)

 

Meeting from 17:00 with light refreshments for a 17:30 start.