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ICE NEWS

Details may change. Check the meetings page on the ICE web site at www.ice.org.uk

11-17 November

National

11 November: ICE Management Board meeting. C Cain and B Gambrill et al. 7pm. Birmingham. Contact J Martin (0171) 665 2216.

15 November: Demolition. 9am. ICE, London. Contact J Eele (0171) 665 2317.

16 November: The Use of Waste Based Compost - a sustainable resource. I Avery, J Gilbert, J Miller, M Buffin, M Childs, P Gerstrom, P Mills, R Flux. 6pm. ICE, London. Contact H Taylor (0171) 665 2212.

17 November: The Geotechnique Lecture: The implications of recent research on embedded walls. W Powrie, CR Clayton. 6pm. ICE, London. Contact S Collins (0171) 665 2237.

CHILTERNS

11 November: Two Funerals and a Wedding...or the demise of concrete and timber shell roofs and the union of prestressed reinforced concrete. Peter Morice, University of Southampton. 6pm. Civic Centre, St Albans. Contact Alistair Thompson (01992) 305000.

EAST ANGLIAN

17 November: Energy from Waste. Nigel Parsons - Hanson Waste Management. The Boardroom, Anglia Polytechnic University. Contact John Lemay (01245) 245245.

EAST MIDLANDS

12 November: Engineering Your Health. Peterborough Town Hall. Contact Carol Hopper (01733) 334455.

13 November: Sports Day. University of Nottingham. Contact Richard Leathers (0116) 223 4400.

16 November: R&D Steel. Anglian Water, Thorpe Wood. Contact Carol Hopper (01733) 334455.

17 November: Which Construction Profession is Best Equipped to Development in the New Millennium? Trent University. Contact Richard Leathers (0116) 223 4400.

17 November: Qu.9; Civil Engineering Contracts. Anglian Water, Thorpe Wood. Contact Carol Hopper (01733) 334455.

EAST OF SCOTLAND

11 November: Glasgow City Centre Millennium Plan. Andrew Brown, Glasgow City Council. Mitchell Library Glasgow. Contact Dr C Fairfield (0131) 455 2232.

13 November: Aberdeen Association Annual Dinner Dance. Airport Thistle Hotel. Contact Paul James (01224) 291116.

15 November: Premium Lecture & Site Visit - the construction of Union Street, Aberdeen. Norman Miller. 6.30pm. St Nicholas House, Broad St, Aberdeen. Contact Dr Charlie Fairfield (0131) 445 2232.

17 November: Millennium Link Exemplar Designs. David Taylor, Carl Bro and George Ballinger, British Waterways. Apex Hotel, Edinburgh. Contact Dr C Fairfield (0131) 455 2232.

GLASGOW & WEST OF SCOTLAND

11 November: Glasgow City Centre Millennium Plan. Andrew Brown, Glasgow City Council. Mitchell Library Glasgow. Contact Dr C Fairfield (0131) 455 2232.

16 November: Decommissioning Oil and Gas Production Structures. Bob Young and Martyn Tulloch, Babtie. 5.30pm. Lochardil House Hotel, Inverness. Contact DS Nesbitt (0141) 221 0752.

LONDON

16 November: New Age Construction, are there any Winners? Followed by hot buffet. Don Ward, CIB. 6.30pm. Telford Theatre, ICE. £10. Booking Essential. Contact Simon Grubb (0171) 951 3728.

MIDLANDS

11 November: ICE Management Board Dinner. 6.30pm. Birmingham. Contact Keith Seago (0121) 454 6261.

11 November: Visit to Star Site. Ove Arup & Partners. Birmingham. Contact Fiona Geddes (0121) 711 2324.

16 November: Future Trunk Road Appraisal. Stuart Porter - DETR. 6pm. Diamond Centre, Irthlingborough, Northampton. Contact Paul Thompson (01933) 231730.

NORTHERN

11 November: Quiz Night (refreshments provided). 5.30pm. Biddy Mulligans, Carlisle. Contact Barry Pilkington (01228) 606190.

16 November: Geotechnics and the Northern Infrastructure - Beginnings. AIB Moffat, Newcastle University and R Rennison. Trinity Maritime Centre, Newcastle. Contact Barry Clarke (0191) 222 6332.

17 November: Annual Luncheon - William Davison of Alnwick (1780-1858) Pharmacist and Printer. Professor Peter G Isaac. 11am. Langley Castle Hotel, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland. Contact Barry Eccleston (01669) 621660. Reservation essential.

NORTHERN IRELAND

15 November: AME Street Works by Utilities. D Orr and S McKee. Contact RD McFaul (028) 9038 1321.

NORTH WESTERN

11 November: Virtual Engineering! Vincent Flynn. 6pm. UMIST, Manchester. Contact Ian Grindey (0161) 832 4542.

17 November: Visit to M60 Site. 1pm. Oldham. Contact Ian Blore (01625) 504763.

17 November: Communications and Network Management. Mervyn Thornhill -Highways Agency. 5.15pm. County Hall, Preston. Contact Hugh Wignall (01253) 476134.

SOUTHERN

10 November: G&S essay workshop - Qs 3 and 24. HCC offices, Winchester. 6pm. Contact Claire Miller (01962) 893 205.

16 November: Time Management. Wynn Rees, Hampshire Development and Training Consultancy. 6pm. Portsmouth City Council Offices. Contact Kerry McDermott (01705) 841553.

16 November: Geotechnical Engineering through the Jubilee Line Extension. Darren Page, formerly LUL. 6pm. The Anvil, Basingstoke. Contact Chris Ford (01256) 461161.

17 November: Island Roads are Different. Malcolm H Smith, principle maintenance engineer of IOW Council Highways Dept. 6pm. County Club, 18a St James Square, Newport, IOW. Contact DF McCallum (01983) 522769.

SOUTH WALES

16 November: The Development of Hong Kong Airport. Robin Whalley, Mott MacDonald. 5.30pm. Trevithick Building, University of Wales, Newport Rd, Cardiff. Contact AL Perry (01222) 757809.

SOUTH WESTERN

11 November: Financing of DBFO Contracts. Andrew Beauchamp, Connect A30/A35. 6pm. Reed Hall, Exeter University. Contact Barry Griffiths (01404) 823282.

11 November: Health & Safety Seminar. Contact Kath Finch (01626) 325708.

16 November: Developing a Regional Transport Strategy. Exeter. Contact Bryan Skinner (01872) 327267.

THAMES VALLEY

17 November: Millennium Dome. Leighton Park School. Contact John Shaw (0118) 923 7649.

YORKSHIRE

11 November: From Plan to Possession. Sarah Bell, Railtrack. 6.30pm. Kings Manor, York. Contact Dennis Tredgett (01302) 735117.

16 November: Managing Construction Contracts. Prof. Mike O'Reilly, Kingston University. 6.30pm. University of Sheffield. Contact Vicky Anderson (01924) 362915.

17 November: Assesment of Rock Mass Properties for Engineering Design. Bob Pine, Golders. 6.30pm. University of Leeds. Contact Alan Binns (01423) 865655.

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