Guildford

Engineering Group

Code: 149
The Engineering Group will be presenting a wide range of engineering topics of a multidisciplinary nature where members’ own hard-won experience and interest can be shared and discussed. Up to date knowledge of engineering disciplines is not needed.

LeaderMichael 07771826819 Email149
Day & Time3rd Thursday of the month (except Dec) 14.00 to 16.00
DatesOct 18 : Nov 15 : Dec 13 : Jan 17 : Feb 21 : Mar 21 : Apr 18
VenueBurpham Village Hall (Large Room)

Programme

DateSubjectSpeaker
October 18thBritain’s abandoned aircraft projects.Patrick Lalor
November 15thThe concept of the master builder Russia, 1613 to 2018. Who were the Master Builders? What motivated them? What challenges did they face? Where there other ways to develop such vast, resource rich and inhospitable territory without so much cruelty and lack of planning?.David Mayne
December 13th Death of a Light Bulb.John Otten
January 17thRobotics (title to be edited to describe the scope of the talk). Members will be encouraged to research the rapidly developing area to enable a good informed general discussion to follow.Graham Parker
February 21stJet Engines and their Impacts.Alasdair Macmillan
March 21stCamden’s Railway Heritage, which concerns the features around what is popularly known as Camden Lock.Peter Darley
April 18thThe Underwater Manifold Centre (UMC) was installed in the Central Cormorant field of the North Sea in 1982, it is sited some 500miles NE of Aberdeen & 250miles East of the Shetlands in 500ft WD.Peter Carson
May 16thHouses of Parliament refurbishmentDavid Murrell
More Group Pages
19th and 20th Century History A Social History Of Cognition Across the Arts Anglo-Saxon Attitudes
Another Brush with Shakespeare Astronomy and Space Science Badminton Book Choice 1
Book Choice 2 Book Choice 3 Boules 1 Boules 2
Bridge (Beginners & Social Class) Bridge (Intermediate Class) Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) A Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) B
Bridge (Moving from Beginners) Bridge (Top Duplicate Club) Bridge Masterclass Calligraphy
Card-making and Papercraft 1 Card-making and Papercraft 2 Cathedrals of England & France Chamber Music
Chess Chi Gung Concert Choice Concert Visits
Contemporary Issues Digital Living Discussion Group Early Modern Drama
Engineering Group Ensemble Exploring Local History 1 Exploring Local History 2
First Aid Flash Fiction Flower Arranging - Improvers French (Advanced Conversation)
French (Advanced) French (Beginners Plus) French (Improvers) French (Int. Conversation)
French (Social) Genealogy German (Beginners) German (Conversation)
German (Intermediate) Golf Greek Literature International Folk Dancing
Intro. to Digital Devices Introducing Latin Italian (Beginners plus) Italian (Beginners)
Italian (Intermediate) Jazz Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 1 Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 2
Knit, Natter, Crochet Lace-making Lawn Green Bowling Line Dancing
Mah Jong Memoir Writing Group 1 Memoir Writing Group 2 Musical Theatre
Non-fiction Writing Opera Outings and Theatre Visits Painting 1
Painting 2 Painting for Pleasure Personal Gardens Philosophy
Photography Play Reading Poetry Pubs and Churches 1
Pubs and Churches 2 Pubs and Churches 3 Reading at Leisure Russian (Intermediate)
Science Forum Scrabble Simple Flower Arranging for Beginners Singing Group 1
Singing Group 2 Social Anthropology South East Asia Study Group Spanish (Advanced)
Spanish (Beginners Plus) Spanish (Beginners) Spanish (Intermediate) Table Tennis
Target Shooting Tennis The Chaucer Group The Novels of Jane Austen
The Wednesday Art Group The World of Art Tune-Playing on Belleplates Ukulele
Walking 1 (short) Walking 1 all day Walking 2 (short) Walking 2 all day
Walking 3 (short) Walking 4 (short) Walks Long Morning Wine Appreciation 1
Wine Appreciation 2 Writers´ Workshop Yoga 1 Yoga 2
More Group Pages
19th and 20th Century History A Social History Of Cognition
Across the Arts Anglo-Saxon Attitudes
Another Brush with Shakespeare Astronomy and Space Science
Badminton Book Choice 1
Book Choice 2 Book Choice 3
Boules 1 Boules 2
Bridge (Beginners & Social Class) Bridge (Intermediate Class)
Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) A Bridge (Intro to Duplicate) B
Bridge (Moving from Beginners) Bridge (Top Duplicate Club)
Bridge Masterclass Calligraphy
Card-making and Papercraft 1 Card-making and Papercraft 2
Cathedrals of England & France Chamber Music
Chess Chi Gung
Concert Choice Concert Visits
Contemporary Issues Digital Living
Discussion Group Early Modern Drama
Engineering Group Ensemble
Exploring Local History 1 Exploring Local History 2
First Aid Flash Fiction
Flower Arranging - Improvers French (Advanced Conversation)
French (Advanced) French (Beginners Plus)
French (Improvers) French (Int. Conversation)
French (Social) Genealogy
German (Beginners) German (Conversation)
German (Intermediate) Golf
Greek Literature International Folk Dancing
Intro. to Digital Devices Introducing Latin
Italian (Beginners plus) Italian (Beginners)
Italian (Intermediate) Jazz
Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 1 Keep Fit for Ladies - Medau 2
Knit, Natter, Crochet Lace-making
Lawn Green Bowling Line Dancing
Mah Jong Memoir Writing Group 1
Memoir Writing Group 2 Musical Theatre
Non-fiction Writing Opera
Outings and Theatre Visits Painting 1
Painting 2 Painting for Pleasure
Personal Gardens Philosophy
Photography Play Reading
Poetry Pubs and Churches 1
Pubs and Churches 2 Pubs and Churches 3
Reading at Leisure Russian (Intermediate)
Science Forum Scrabble
Simple Flower Arranging for Beginners Singing Group 1
Singing Group 2 Social Anthropology
South East Asia Study Group Spanish (Advanced)
Spanish (Beginners Plus) Spanish (Beginners)
Spanish (Intermediate) Table Tennis
Target Shooting Tennis
The Chaucer Group The Novels of Jane Austen
The Wednesday Art Group The World of Art
Tune-Playing on Belleplates Ukulele
Walking 1 (short) Walking 1 all day
Walking 2 (short) Walking 2 all day
Walking 3 (short) Walking 4 (short)
Walks Long Morning Wine Appreciation 1
Wine Appreciation 2 Writers´ Workshop
Yoga 1 Yoga 2