Engineers Ireland - Cork Region

Promoting the art and science of engineering and representing the interests of the engineering profession.

Engineers Ireland is the operating name of
The Institution of Engineers of Ireland - Cumman na nInnealtóirí

To find out more about the Cork Region and our activities - visit the Committee and Diary pages.

Recent News:


Visit the News page for an update on recent events and information

Latest News update.....

18-06-2017.... Our 2018-2019 Cork Region Committee was officially elected at our recent AGM. The new committee is currently planning a comprehensive calendar of events for the next 12 months. We would welcome your views and suggestions. Please contact the committee members by email or phone - contact details are on our Committee page.


...... LEO, Cork City schedules Programmes for Owners/Managers in the Micro Business Sector
The Local Enterprise Office, Cork City has scheduled a wide range of courses commencing this Autumn/Winter to assist those working in the micro business sector.
Further information on course content etc. is available on:
https://www.localenterprise.ie/CorkCity/Training-Events/Online-Bookings/


20-08-2018.... 2018-2019 Cork Region Programme of Events is currently being developed and will be available for download shortly. Watch this Space!



Upcoming Events:


Events are open to both Members and Non-Members of Engineers Ireland



 20/11/2018 Refurbishment of St Patricks bridge, Cork City
Speaker - Fergus Gleeson (Senior Engineer, Cork City Council)

This lecture will focus on the history of Patricks bridge and its ongoing refurbishment. The event will take place at the atrium in City Hall.

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

Admission is FREE. However as numbers are limited booking is required.

To secure your place register at (copy & paste link into browser)
https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/refurbishment-of-st-patricks-bridge-cork-evening-lecture-tickets-50900048415


Location: Cork City Hall
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 21/11/2018 Careers & Postgraduate Opportunities Workshop
This event will be of interest to all engineering graduates and final year students who intend on embarking on their engineering career or who are considering taking up postgraduate studies.

Recruitment consultants from Hays Recruitment, will inform attendees of the services Hays offer and will give advice to engineering graduates on kicking off their careers in the construction, mechanical and electrical sectors. They will also give a review of the current trends in the engineering sector in Ireland.

Deirdre Parker from UCC Career Services will discuss how graduates can fine tune their CV writing and interviewing skills to give them the best chance of getting that dream job in engineering!

There will also be a presentation on the opportunities available to those students considering taking up postgraduate studies.

Industry representatives from companies in the civil/structural and pharm-chem sectors will also be present to discuss the opportunities they offer to engineering graduates.

Light refreshments will be available. Attendees are invited to chat and network with the presenters and industry reps at the event.

Admission is free. All Welcome. Those wishing to attend can register using this link (copy & paste into Web Browser):
https://yes_careers.eventbrite.ie

Location: Civil Engineering Building UCC (Rm 110)
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 22/11/2018 CIF End of Year social & networking evening
The Cork Branch Chairman, Donal Cahalane, in conjunction with Engineers Ireland (Cork Region), will be hosting a special End of Year social & networking evening for members of the Construction Industry Federation and the wider construction industry on Thursday, 22nd November 2018 in the Maryborough Hotel, Cork.

The event is being sponsored by our corporate partner, Fexco Asset Finance , www.fexco.com

The event will commence at 7.00 p.m. Complementary drinks and finger food will be served.

Location: Maryborough Hotel, Cork
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 27/11/2018 Irish Water Technical Documents & Quality Assurance
Speaker - Tadgh O Connor & Brian Quinn (Irish Water)

Irish Water has published Technical Documents comprising Standard Details and Codes of Practice which provide guidance to developers on the Irish Water’s requirements for the provision of water supply and wastewater collection infrastructure within developments. This infrastructure, on its connection to the Irish Water’s networks, will be vested and adopted by Irish Water.

Irish Water applies Quality Assurance to the design and construction of the water services infrastructure. This is mandated through the Irish Water Connection Agreements. Vetting of development water services infrastructure designs will be carried out by Connection and Developer Services Design Teams and the construction of this infrastructure will be inspected by Irish Water Field Engineers, in collaboration with LA’s.

This Presentation will outline the services that are provided by Irish Water’s Connection and Developer Services unit. It will also describe the design, construction and quality assurance approach that Irish Water applies to water and wastewater infrastructure in new developments.

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

Location: Rochestown Park Hotel
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 29/11/2018 CIF - Outlook for the Construction Sector 2019 - Panel & social
Speaker - Donal Cahalane/Conor O'Connell (CIF)

The Construction Industry Federation is to host a panel discussion and social evening. The topic is the Outlook for the Construction Sector 2019. Engineers Ireland members are invited.

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Location: TBC


 15/01/2019 Recent developments in Fire Engineering
Speaker - Andrew Macilwraith (Cork County Council)

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

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Location: Rochestown Park Hote


 22/01/2019 Domestic scale CHP
Speaker - Kevin fortune (Fingleton White Consulting Engineers)

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Location: Rochestown Park Hote


 29/01/2019 Reinforced Concrete Design - Wind farm case study
Speaker - TBC

Time: 19:00 (Tea/coffee from 18:30)

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Location: Rochestown Park Hote


 02/02/2019 Haulbowline Island Remediation Project
Lecture & Site Visit

Speaker - Dr Cormac O'Suilleabhain (Cork County Council)

Time: TBC

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Location: TBC


 08/02/2019 Cork Region - Annual Dinner

Time: 20:00

MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Location: Maryborough House Hotel Lodge & Spa


 

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