West Midlands Branch News

Home|West Midlands Branch News

West Midlands Branch Technical Webinar

Monday 1st February 2021 The West Midlands Branch were delighted to host yet another successful webinar on ‘Silica Sand and Special sands from OSHE Perspectives’, attendees were once again treated to an excellent technical webinar very kindly presented by Philippe Diaz of IMERYS.  The webinar was well attended and was joined by 46 attendees from

By |2021-03-22T13:23:00+00:00March 17th, 2021|West Midlands Branch News|Comments Off on West Midlands Branch Technical Webinar

ICME National Webinar “Graphite Nucleation in Grey and Ductile Irons”

Monday 1st March @ 7.30 pm – 8.30 pm Hosted by West Midlands, Birmingham & Coventry Branch “Graphite Nucleation in Grey and Ductile Irons” Presented by Dr.Torbjorn Skaland, Mr. Mark Sims & Mr. James Vaughan - Elkem Ltd   The Technical Lecture will be streamed online only as a webinar due to ongoing Covid 19 restrictions.

By |2021-02-16T14:29:24+00:00February 16th, 2021|ICME General News, West Midlands Branch News|Comments Off on ICME National Webinar “Graphite Nucleation in Grey and Ductile Irons”

West Midlands, Birmingham & Coventry Branch Technical Lecture & Webinar

COMPLEX SAND CASTINGS – ‘RISING TO THE GRAND CHALLENGES’ On Monday 2nd November 47 Members and guest from the West Midlands, Birmingham and Coventry Branch Members and further afield were treated to a high standard technical lecture and webinar presented from Aachen, Germany by Dr Horst Bramann, Executive Manager Sales & Engineering MAGMA GmbH,

By |2021-02-18T14:07:18+00:00December 1st, 2020|Industry News, West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

West Midlands branch technical lecture

WEST MIDLANDS, BIRMINGHAM & COVENTRY BRANCH TECHNICAL LECTURE & WEBINAR Monday 5th October @ 7.30 pm – 8.30 pm Churchill’s Wednesbury, WS10 9BX The Clan Project – ‘A Steam Locomotive for the 21st Century’ Mr Geoff Turner IEng MIED, Engineering Director The Standard Steam Locomotive Company Ltd The Technical Lecture will be streamed live at

By |2021-02-02T11:10:45+00:00September 22nd, 2020|ICME General News, West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

WEST MIDLANDS BRANCH – FOSECO TAMWORTH TOUR

West Midlands Branch were fortunate enough to have participate on a site tour around the Foseco Tamworth Production site 2nd March 2020 Attendees:-  Josh Ward, Adam Smart, Chris Mintern, Ed Fasham, Dave Parsons, Darren Pritchard, David Hall, Steve Fenton, Karl Hopkins, Steve Hale and Mark Holliday. I would like to thank Paul Jeffs, Carl Woolley and

By |2021-02-02T11:12:36+00:00June 5th, 2020|West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

West Midlands Branch – Full Throttle Raceway

Photo – Winners: Thomas Dudley Duport and the team were: Danny Harlow, Pawel Maculewicz, Ethan Asquith, James Hopkins Last year saw the first go-karting event organised by the branch as part of its drive to introduce ICME to younger foundrymen and women in a relaxed, friendly, informal, environment. The evening had proved very successful

By |2021-02-02T11:12:51+00:00March 27th, 2020|ICME General News, West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

Foundry Training Services – A Night to Celebrate with the Apprentices

The branch was pleased to host an evening recently for the Apprentices and their Tutors from the new National Foundry Training Centre, so that Members could find out more about what is now on offer from Foundry Training Services Ltd. Branch President Mark Holliday Prof MICME welcomed members and guests to the evening and

By |2021-02-02T11:13:04+00:00February 6th, 2020|ICME General News, West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

West Midlands Branch – Presentation of cheque to Steve Bull, The Steve Bull Foundation

Since becoming part of the branch social calender 6 years ago the sportsmans dinner has grown in popularity and tickets sell out very quickly. Whilst providing excellent entertainment and a conviviial atmosphere for socialising the event has also enabled the branch to raise money for its chosen charity, the Steve Bull Foundation. With the

By |2021-02-02T11:14:23+00:00January 21st, 2020|ICME General News, West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments

West Midlands Branch – The Ironbridge Conservation Project

Branch President Mark Holliday, Prof MICME, welcomed members and guests to the evenings lecture and introduced the speaker for the evening, Dominic Grosvenor of Barr and Grosvenor Ltd. Prior to 2006 Barr and Grosvenor were invited by English Heritage to undertake trials for conservation work on the Abraham Darby bridge in Ironbridge. The issue

By |2021-02-02T11:14:29+00:00January 3rd, 2020|West Midlands Branch News|0 Comments
Go to Top