NATIONAL 1 June: The challenges of the Canadian east coast. ICE. 5.307.30pm. Contact: Marta Dziedzicki (020) 7665 2239 2-4 June: Terrain and geohazard challenges facing onshore oil and gas pipelines. ICE. 9.30am5.30pm. Contact: Sue Frye (020) 7665 2315 8 June: How to be competent at competence - Railway Engineers Forum seminar. ICE, IMechE, IEE, IRSE and PWI members welcome.
£70 for members, £90 nonmembers. Institution of Mechanical Engineers, 1 Birdcage Walk, London. 9am5pm. Contact: Richard Hobby no later than 28 May 2004 to register (020) 7240 3281 8 June: 5th Brunel international lecture with director of asset management for Severn Trent Water, John Banyard (F). ICE.
6pm. Contact: Allyson Lewis (020) 7665 2006 9 June: Second annual BGA conference. ICE. 9.30am8.15pm. Contact: Alice Staite (020) 7665 2313 10 June: Track renewal efficiencies. ICE. 6-8pm. Contact:
Gavin Bowyer (020) 7665 2233 10 June: Hydroecology and the Habitats Directive. Environment Agency - Hants area office.
12-4pm. Contact: Helen Procter (01903) 703822 11 June: The past, present and future of British roads. ICE.
9am-5pm. Contact: Paul Parkes (020) 7665 2256 (joint with Chilterns) 15 June: Sinkholes and successes conference. Austin Court, Birmingham. Contact:
Alice Staite (020) 7665 2313 (joint with Midlands) LONDON 9 June: Why the implementation of IT in construction projects often fails. ICE. 6.30pm. Contact:
lee. earl@whitbybird. com SOUTH EAST 11 June: Trip to Eben-Emael Fortress, Belgium. Start at Brompton Barracks, Chatham.
10am. Contact: Anne Qualters (020) 8289 6444 WALES 4 June: ICE (AME) Members and families day out. Coach trip to Severn Valley RailwayKidderminster to Bridgnorth.
7.30-8pm. Contact: Adrian Wilson (029) 2082 5553 9 June: IStructE: fixings and anchorages in ancient buildings.
Trevithick Building, Cardiff University. 5.30pm. Contact:
Chris Usher (029) 2076 4333 YORKSHIRE 9 June: Young professionals health and safety symposium.
Chestnut Hotel, Darrington.
Contact: Bob Bennett (01977) 703775 EAST SCOTLAND/ GLASGOW & WEST OF SCOTLAND 8 June: Structural masonry course. Scottish Engineering Centre, Glasgow. 9.30am.
Contact: Diane Lewis (0800) 1830133 8 June: ICE conditions of contract. Inchyra Grange Hotel, Falkirk. 9.30am. Contact: Diane Lewis (0800) 1830133 MIDLANDS 2 June: Site visit to Wembley Stadium. Contact: Dave Oakley (0121) 237 4000 NORTH WEST 3 June: How to become professionally qualified. JJB Conference Centre, Wigan. 6pm.
Contact: Janice Parkinson (07976) 313 656 7 June: ICE NW regional committee AGM. Statham Lodge Hotel, Warrington Road, Statham, Lymm, Cheshire. 6.30pm.
Contact: Guy Rigby (01625) 827275 10 June: Concrete specifications. Statham Lodge Hotel, JJB Conference Centre, JJB stadium, Wigan. 1.30pm.
Contact: Janice Parkinson (07976) 313 656