North Eastern Railway Engineers’ Forum: New railway technologies in the North, York

19 September, 2017 | 17:30 - 21:00

Venue address:

York Engineers’ Triangle Hub Auditorium
Cinder Lane (off Leeman Road)
YO26 4AB
United Kingdom
Photograph courtesy of Huddersfield Institute of Railway Research.
Photograph courtesy of Huddersfield Institute of Railway Research.

About this event

The 21st annual North Eastern Railway Engineers' Forum will take place in York. This year's forum is titled: "New Railway Technologies in the North".


  • Innovation in infrastructure management
    Sky Lakey, Omnicom Engineering
  • Academic support for railway research
    Professor Simon Iwnicki, Huddersfield University
  • A new power unit for Electro-Motive
    Andrew Booth, E-MD Ltd, Doncaster
  • Vehicle braking for increased capacity
    Jonathan Powell, Newcastle University

Refreshments will be served from 17.30. The forum will commence at 18.00.


There is no need to book but pre-registration by email to is advisable.

Event materials

The following materials are available for download:

Disclaimer: Any views or opinions expressed on any matters by the presenters or participants during or in connection with this presentation are solely the views of the authors of the respective comments and/or opinions and must not be taken to be the views of ICE or any other organisation. ICE makes no representations, warranties or assurances concerning any information provided in these presentations and accepts no responsibility for the content and/or accuracy.

Yorkshire & Humber,