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Some recent IDGTE events.


IDGTE 9th INTERNATIONAL GAS TURBINE CONFERENCE

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22 and 23 November 2017


The IDGTE 9th International Gas Turbine Conference was held at Wyboston Lakes Executive Centre near St. Neots, Bedfordshire.  This event delivered an excellent technical programme.


Conference Theme “The Role of the Gas Turbine in Today’s Global Power Industry and other International Power Applications”   <Conference Brochure>




TECHNOLOGY SEMINAR & 71st ANNUAL LUNCHEON     


Thursday 3 May 2018, Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London




This event comprised a morning multi-stream seminar Meeting the power challenge of today’s global markets”, followed by a 3-course luncheon and after dinner speakers. This year’s industry speaker was Melle Kruisdijk, Vice President Europe at Wärtsilä Energy Solutions.  Our guest speaker was Dave Coplin; author, alchemist, catalyst, founder and CEO of The Envisioners.




TECHNICAL VISIT TO RICARDO UK   


Thursday 16th May 2018



A visit was arranged to Ricardo, Shoreham and focussed on developments in Reciprocating Engine technology, including the CryoPower system - as well as the current Energy Scene in the UK and other markets.  A tour of the Shoreham facilities and the development rigs for the CryoPower engine at Brighton was also included.


Programme


09:00  Arrival and coffee

09:30  Welcome - Simon Brewster

09:45  Presentation on Energy Scene in the UK and other markets Energy Consulting Team, Harwell

10:30  Presentation on the CryoPower Engine System and Development - Dolphin N2 Ltd - Nick Owen/

           Simon Brewster

11:00  Coffee break

11:15  Tour of the Shoreham Technical Centre

12:30  Lunch

13:15  Travel to the University of Brighton (20 minutes by car depending on traffic)

13:30  Sir Harry Ricardo Centre, University of Brighton -  Welcome and overview of the University research

14:15  Tour of Laboratories

            CryoPower Combustor Rig (old building)

            N2 injection rig (new building)

15:00  Wrap up, thanks and photographs

15:15  Depart University of Brighton