Aberdeen Members Group

Events 2017

Date: 31 January 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: The AGM of the IChemE's Aberdeen Members Group and Joint Engineering Institution Lecture with the IMechE, North Sea Decommissioning - Challenges and Opportunities by Robert McCaig, Director of Decom North Sea.
Date: 23 March 2017
Description: Pre-Annual Dinner Technical Seminar
Date: 23 March 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members Group annual dinner is an excellent opportunity to meet and network with colleagues involved in Scotland’s chemical and process industries.
Date: 05 April 2017
Description: A curling social event to bring together young members in Aberdeen.
Date: 09 May 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: ABB are opening their doors on the 9 May 2017 for 20 lucky people to see their latest software which connects an onshore control room to the offshore control room.

Date: 19 June 2017
Description: A webinar aimed at Higher Education Instructors who are interested in implementing a technically based sustainability thread into their taught curriculum.
Date: 28 June 2017
Description: A one hour webinar discussing carbonaceous vs. denitrifying discharge consents, and the mechanism used to convert an existing carbonaceous plant into a denitrifying plant using the existing assets.
Date: 04 July 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: This event gives everyone the opportunity to meet new people while enjoying a barbeque. It provides an informal networking opportunity for the local IChemE Community.
Date: 06 July 2017
Description: A review has been carried out of 100 major losses in the onshore oil, gas and petrochemical industries over the past 20 years. The original intention of this study was to analyse common causes of major losses in a way that could be of practical use to insurance risk engineers. However, given the energy insurance industries is in a unique position in that is has experience and detailed knowledge of many industry losses that are not widely reported on in public, this study is of value to those working in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries who are looking for lessons learned opportunities to assist in their own or client risk management programmes.
Date: 18 July 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen IChemE Members Group in conjunction to with CETCO Energy Services are co-hosting a technical presentation and site visit at their facility in Portlethen.
Date: 27 July 2017
Description: As part of their continuing 30th year programme, ICheme's Water Special Interest Group invite you to a webinar on acrylamide regulation and control in potable water treatment.
Date: 02 August 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: Presentation on the requirements and assessment process for becoming a Chartered Chemical Engineer.
Date: 09 August 2017
Description: Based on the Consultancy SIG's most recent survey, you told us that networking was at the top of your priority list. Andy Furlong of the IChemE is back with even newer content on the art of networking and will equip you with the skills to grow your professional network purposefully.
Date: 15 August 2017
Description: A one hour webinar organised by the IChemE Education Special Interest Group.
Date: 16 August 2017
Description: This webinar gives generic insights and lessons learned into the skilled practice of the application of DOF drawn from experiences in several major oil and gas companies.
Date: 23 August 2017
Description: The talk will focus on current technologies and future trends in biorefining, from a point of view of technological barriers, environmental concerns and economic pitfalls. The lecture will include a brief introduction to the challenges and goals of lignocellulosic biomass conversion.
Date: 04 September 2017
Description: This webinar covers a high-level introduction to Model Predictive Control (MPC), and its application to both batch and continuous pharmaceutical processes.
Date: 28 September 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: The IChemE's Aberdeen Members Group would like to invite local members, in conjunction with the local Met Office, to a technical visit at the Weather Centre in Aberdeen to understand the workings behind the Meteorological site.
Date: 04 October 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: The members group in conjunction with technical representatives are co-hosting a technical presentation and interactive sessions at the Treetops hotel to focus on the topics related to Brownfield Engineering and best practice for a sustainable future.
Date: 04 October 2017
Description: A one hour webinar from the Environment Special Interest Group discussing the implications of the CAR2012 regulations and the CarSoil guidance subsequently published.
Date: 17 October 2017
Description: A presentation giving insight into how Augmented Reality (AR) and wearable technology for the process sector can be used to improve productivity and improve Process Safety.
Date: 24 October 2017
Location: England
Description: The Clean Energy SIG is to hold its Annual general Meeting on 24th October 2017. It will be preceded by a presentation by CADENT on the Liverpool Manchester Hydrogen Cluster Project.
Date: 02 November 2017
Ends: 02 November 2017
Location: England
Description: Aberdeen Members Group invite you for an evening of ten pin bowling.
Date: 08 November 2017
Description: Presentation on the 2013 IChemE Awards short listed project to recover and reuse solvents in the highly regulated pharmaceutical sector. The presentation will cover the technology used and the challenges which were overcome to deliver this process improvement. This one hour presentation is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 09 November 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: A networking and social event of fellows of IChemE residing in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire aiming to encourage chartered engineers to apply for fellowship.
Date: 14 November 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: An evening for students to work on their CVs and receive expert advice in the recruitment process from experts in the chemical industry.
Date: 15 November 2017
Description: A webinar from the IChemE Education Special Interest Group on the use of P-graphs.
Date: 16 November 2017
Description: A one hour webinar from IChemE's Water Special Interest Group on the subject of power ultrasound in water and wastewater treatment.
Date: 20 November 2017
Description: IChemE's Process Management and Control Special Interest Group in association with IPCOS present a one hour presentation on Alarm Management.
Date: 21 November 2017
Description: A one hour webinar that offers an introduction to the different grades of water used in the pharmaceutical industry, why there are so many and what they are used for.
Date: 22 November 2017
Location: England
Description: The Diversity and Inclusion Working Group (DIWG) invites you to attend a talk on the topic of Unconscious Bias.
Date: 22 November 2017
Description: A one-hour webinar from the IChemE Environment Special Interest Group giving a broad overview of the new Medium Combustion Plant Directive.
Date: 23 November 2017
Location: Scotland
Description: Pub Quiz social event for all members and non-members
Date: 27 November 2017
Description: A one hour webinar based around research into the ethical foundations for the ALARP (as low as reasonably practicable) principle.
Date: 07 December 2017
Description: The IChemE's Computer Aided Process Engineering Special Interest Group invite you to this one hour webinar.

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