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Barrow and District
Association of Engineers

(Founded 1908)

www.bdae.org.uk

President: Dr Tim Bushell                                           Minute Sec: Josh Ashley                                           Programme Sec: Mike Kittley

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SEPTEMBER 22nd 2016 at 7.30pm

in

The Studio at the Forum

when

Brian  Smith

will give a talk on

Furness Shipbuilding

Haverton Hill 1950, H.M.WRANGELL and LONDON PRIDE fitting out                                                                                                   Work in hand on a 'Laker' on the slipways

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To see our sponsors click HERE =========================================================================================================

 

THE LECTURE PROGRAMME FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON IS NOW AVAILABLE SEE BELOW

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We now have a presence on Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter.

Facebook:  Go to www.facebook.com, sign in/sign up and search for 'Barrow & District Association of Engineers' then click on the 'Join' button at the top of the page.
Alternatively you can use the link http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/group.php?gid=114535681917049

 LinkedIn:  Go to www.linkedin.com, sign in/sign up, click on the 'Groups' tab at the top of the page and search for 'Barrow & District Association of Engineers' and click on the 'Join group' button.
Alternatively you can use the link
http://www.linkedin.com/groups?mostPopular=&gid=3017647

Twitter:  Go to http://twitter.com/BDAE1908 where you can choose to 'follow' or add the web address to your favourites to be kept informed of the BDAE activities.

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OTHER  FORTHCOMING  EVENTS

 

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September 14th, 2016 at 7.30 pm in Forum 28 (Main Hall)

100,000 Million Stars and Silence -

Why are We Alone?

by

 

Dr Robin Catchpole

 

Research Astronomer, Cambridge

 

Presented by PESC/IET/IMechE

This will be Robin's 15th visit to present a lecture in Barrow. How time flies.

                    Spiral Galaxy                                                                                                                              Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope

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  FOR THE 2015

 BURSARY WINNERS & PICTURES CLICK HERE

FOR PREVIOUS WINNERS CLICK HERE

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2016-2017 LECTURE PROGRAMME IS NOW AVAILABLE

CLICK HERE BDAE Lectures 2016-17

OR HERE Other Engineering Lectures 2016-17

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For further details please contact the Programme Secretary.

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If you wish to be informed by e-mail of forthcoming BDAE Lectures then please contact

Chris Meritt via e-mail CJMerritt7@aol.com

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TO SEE PICTURES OF VARIOUS SUMMER VISITS FROM 2004 TO 2013 PLEASE CLICK ON THE RELEVANT LINK BELOW

 

2016     BAE SYSTEMS (SUBMARINES)

2015    HEYSHAM - M6 LINK ROAD or SHANKS WASTE DISPOSAL PLANT, BARROW

2014    DOVENBY HALL RALLY TEAM

2013    AIRBUS WING FACTORY, BROUGHTON or BURLINGTON SLATE QUARRY, KIRKBY

2012    LOW WOOD & BACKBARROW HYDRO  or FURNESS COLLEGE NEW CAMPUS

2011    'PACIFIC GREBE' or ORMONDE WIND FARM

2010   BARROW DOCKS or BAE SYSTEMS PIPE SHOP

2009   CORVETTES or GILKES

2008   CONISTON HYDRO ELECTRIC SCHEME

2007   LANCASTER UNIVERSITY DEPT OF ENGINEERING

2006    KIMBERLY-CLARK or FURMANITE

2005   SOVEREIGN CHEMICALS

2004   G.W.Waite or "OCEANIC PEARL"  


Welcome to the BDAE Website. The association exists to spread the engineering gospel in the Barrow-in-Furness and South Cumbria area. Each winter it runs a programme of seven engineering lectures which are open to the general public. During the summer it organises visits to places of engineering interest for its members.

Use one of the links below to find out more about the topics shown:


Contacts  TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE COUNCIL MEMBERS CLICK HERE

Current Association Officers

Name

Telephone

President

Dr Tim Bushell

01229 889501

Hon Treasurer & Membership Sec

John Sykes

01229 823082

Programme Secretary

Mike Kittley

01229 831534

Minute Secretary

Joshua Ashley

 

Student Bursary Co-ordinator

Denis Lidstone

01229 825632

Schools Liaison

Kathleen Walley

 

Apprentice Bursary Co-ordinator

I.Crawshaw

01229 473135

Webmaster & Social Networking, Twitter, Facebook & Linkedin

Chris Merritt

 

Councillors:
P.Gillett, A.W.Forsyth, W.Jones, Ian Palmer, Charles Rowntree, Dennis Laird, Peter Hearn, Eve Miles, Anne Morris

If you experience any problems with this website, or have any comments to make please contact webmaster@bdae.org.uk.

(Website initiated 24/10/1999 - Last Update 20/06/2016)

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