Recent Blog Posts

The IET has arranged for a presentation on the 3rd amendment to the 17th edition of the Wiring Regulations. Expected changes include improving fire safety aspects of consumer units, and wiring for escape routes. Additional changes will affect the way that electrical installations are designed and inspected. The presentation is aimed at designers, ... read more...
Posted by Oliver Clarke on IET West Yorkshire Network Mar 26, 2015 9:38 GMT
The IET West Yorkshire Network organise a programme of engineering activities in the West Yorkshire area. All of these events and activities are made possible by the efforts of a dedicated group of volunteers. If you would like to know more about our committees, or would like to be a volunteer for us, please get in touch with any of the volunteers listed ... read more...
Posted by Oliver Clarke on IET West Yorkshire Network Mar 20, 2015 4:54 GMT
The Spring 2015 Yorkshire and Humber Newsletter (No.18) was delivered in the February issue of E&T Magazine. A virtual version of the Newsletter is available on the link below. http://online.fliphtml5.com/npft/cwie/#p=1 Please still check the main IET Events page for the latest information regarding events in the West Yorkshire region. read more...
Posted by Oliver Clarke on IET West Yorkshire Network Mar 3, 2015 9:46 GMT
Jeffrey Utley MBE GCGI IEng FIET one of the West Yorkshire Network volunteers has recently been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List for services to engineering in Yorkshire. To mark the occasion we thought it might be a good idea to do a blog for the Network’s My Community page and try and find out what makes Jeff tick and what engineering means to ... read more...
Posted by Deborah-Claire McKenzie on IET West Yorkshire Network Feb 10, 2015 5:38 GMT
Railway Professional magazine have just interviewed Professor Simon Iwnicki, Head of the Institute of Railway Research at Huddersfield University ahead of his forthcoming year as Chairman of the IMechE Railway Group.  See here for the full interview . read more...
Posted by Deborah-Claire McKenzie on IET West Yorkshire Network Jun 25, 2014 2:44 BST
The 2012 Annual Golf Day was held on 24 May at Wetherby Golf Club.  The competition is open to all IET members who are encouraged to invite their friends, colleagues and customers to play at this excellent course alongside the river Wharfe and close to the A1M motorway. The weather was hot and sunny, and the course was in excellent condition in ... read more...
Posted by Joanne Longton on IET West Yorkshire Network Jan 6, 2014 12:30 GMT