The 2013-14 evening lecture programme was as follows:


Thursday 24th October 2013

York Against Cancer visit to the University of York Research Centre


Thursday 7th November 2013

Optare (Sherburn in Elmet) Energy Efficient Busses


Thursday 5th December 2013

Yorkshire Water Bridlington Long Sea Outfall

Presenter: Mr N Feather


Thursday 9th January 2013

Bio Medical Engineering


Thursday 6th February 2014


Presenter: Dr P Chamley, Arup


Thursday 6th March 2014

Leeds NGT project

Presenter: Mr D Haskins - Project Director, Metro


Annual General Meeting - 24th April 2014

The AGM was held on Thursday 24th of April at the University.


Previous Industrial Visits 2013


Industrial visits in 2013 include:

June - Holgate Windmill

July - Yorkshire Water Toll House PS

August - Water End FAS

5th September - Alne Brickworks.

19th September - Stanley Ferry Works


Other Information & News

Forthcoming Events/ Lectures

Previous events

Visits 2014


The following is the list of summer visits for 2014, final details will be circulated in advance:


22nd May - York Cemetry Heat Pumps


6th June - EMS Test Facility, Castleford


10th July - Optare Bus Factory, Sherburn


18th July - Open invitation to Members to the Derwent Valley Railway


7th August - York Minster stone yard/ works


10th September - Yorkshire Air Museum


Annual Dinner


The Annual Dinner will be on Friday 28th November 2014 at the Merhcant Taylors. Our Honarary Guests for the evening will be Rebecca Thompson Superintendent of Works at Dean and Chapter, York Minster and the President of the Leeds Association of Engineers.





The York Society of Engineers


Venue for Evening Lectures/ Meetings


Our evening lectures are held at the University of York in the Exhibition Centre - Room P/L/001


(lectures start at 7:30pm).


Follow this link for a map of the University:



There is plenty of parking close to the venue and it is free after 6pm.


For further information regarding the venue for evening lectures please either use our contact email or contact the Committee or General Secretary. If any Members need assistance with transport please do not hesitate to contact the committee.