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LBMES member takes home CIWEM trophy

Leeds Bradford Materials Engineering Society
Andrew Nichols of the University of Bradford has taken home the trophy for first prize in the 2012 Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management "New Generations" competition, held at Arup in Leeds, for his work on remote characterisation of wastewater flows using piezoelectric sensors.
Robert Quarshie and Steve Shaw signing the MoU in the presence of Polymer Sector Advisory Board members

Working together for the UK polymer industry

The Polymer Society
On 19 March 2012, The Rubber And Plastics Research Association (RAPRA) and The Materials Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) signed a memorandum of understanding to record the mutual intent of both organisations to use their best endeavours and resources to develop closer cooperation for the benefit of knowledge sharing across the plastics and rubber community.

SMEA Annual Conference; Optimising the Design and Performance of Engineering Components

Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association
Program and Registration details of the SMEA Annual Conference

SMEA Celebrity Lecture 19th June

Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association
Details of the SMEA Celebrity Lecture

Event report - Mark Wilkins' talk on the Air Ambulance

South Wales and Western Polymer Group
Mark Wilkins, a highly experienced military and commercial helicopter pilot, delivered a very interesting talk on the County Air Ambulance Trust and the Air Ambulance at the SWWPG annual Dinner Lecture in March.