Major Alex Hamilton
Officer Commanding 507 STRE (British Army) & Route Infrastructure Engineer
This presentation will give an introduction to 507 Specialist Team Royal Engineers (Rail Infra), the rail industries sole Army Reserve unit and the British Army’s expeditionary railway warfare capability. It will highlight the history of the employment of railways in war by the Army and the Royal Engineers.
The presentation will reflect on the changes and development of the railway capability since deployment of 507 STRE in the 2003 Iraq War in order to face future threats through the units continuous improvement programme using its annual training exercises to innovate the military railway capability.
This event is being shown online. Register to get access.
This event is part of the annual Thomas Telford Prestige paper series, showcasing award winning papers from the previous year. This paper and Author won the Charles Manby prize at the ICE Awards Ceremony 2021.
The conference will explore the implementation of COP 26 policies, including a wide range of topics which will positively impact the way we live our lives from transport strategy through using new and sustainable technologies.
The University of Strathclyde and the British Hydrological Society are pleased to invite you to the 2022 British Hydrological Society Peter Wolf Early Career Hydrologist’s Symposium, which will be hosted by the Centre for Water, Environment, Sustainability & Public Health at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow from 22 to 23 March 2022.