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Pegg who has been Cintel Standard Photoelectric Cells Walter Tye, B.Sc., F.R.Ae.S. flying aircraft of all types since 1925 and test flying for the past seventeen years. [Cinema-Television Ltd., Worsley Bridge Road, S.E.26] British Scientific Instrument Research Association General Aircraft Ltd. The address of the new laboratories of this Air-Sea Rescue Equipment The Directors of General Aircraft Ltd., announce Association is 'Sira', Southill, Elmstead Woods, [R.F.D. Co. Ltd., Catteshall Lane, Godalming] that Mr. L. G. Reid has relinquished his office as Chislehurst, Kent. Telephone No. IMPerial Getting the Industrial Film Seen Managing Director of the Company, and has resigned [G.B. Equipments Ltd., Imperial House, Regent 2237. Station, Elmstead Woods.. from the Board of its associated companies. Street W.1] Mr. H. V. Gort, F.C.I.S., has been appointed Principal Executive Director of General Aircraft Ltd. The Institute of Metals Directory of Members [The Aluminium Development Association, 33 Lieut-Colonel S. C. Guillan, T.D., has been Inspection and Maintenance Service ' Grosvenor Street, W.1] appointed secretary of the Institute of Metals The Eagle Star Insurance Co. Ltd. (Engineer Mechanical Tests and Their Bearing on Working and editor of its publications. He will take u p his ing Department), of 30 Moorgate, London, Properties duties with effect from July 1st, 1947. E.C.2 and G.P.U. Ltd., including Th e Electroplant [Northern Aluminium Co. Ltd., Banbury, Oxford] Co. and their Associates (Group Control Offices, Printing from Plastics R.Ae.S. Awards Palace of Engineering, Wembley, Middlesex), [Bakelite Ltd., 18 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1] have agreed to co-operate in a comprehensive The following medals and prizes have been Aero Research Technical Notes service scheme on plant and machinery. The tech awarded by the Council of the Royal Society. Bulletin No. 52—Ten Years of Aerolite nical survey staff of the Eagle Star, distributed all Simms Gold Medal. Awarded annually for the [Aero Research Ltd., Duxford Cambs] over the country, will be available in connexion best paper read in any year before the Society Birmal Data with the varied activities of the G.P.U. Group, on any science allied to aeronautics, e.g. meteor [Birmingham Aluminium Casting Co. Ltd., Dart the latter having arranged to increase their engin ology, wireless telegraphy, instruments. Professor mouth Road, Smethwick] eering services in respect of inspections, surveyl L. Aitchison, Professor of Industrial Metallurgy, Portable Industrial Elevating Table valuation, maintenance and hire-purchase. Al, Birmingham University. [Montgomery & Co., 53 Park Place, New York, G.P.U. services are now combined under the The George Taylor (of Australia) Gold Medal. U.S.A.] management of Mr H. S. Lewis, A.M.I.Mech.E., Awarded annually, at the discretion of the Coun Trouble-Free Transport at G.P.U. Central Offices, 56 Victoria Street, cil, for the most valuable paper submitted or read [H. & G. Dutfield Ltd., 170 Westminster Bridge London, S.W.1. during the previous session. Professor A. R. Road, S.E.1] Collar, Sir George White, Professor of Aero Nene Engines in the U.S.A. The Story of Electric Welding nautical Engineering, Bristol University. [The British Electrical and Allied Manufacturers It is announced that Rolls-Royce 'Nene' jet Wakefield Gold Medal. Awarded annually to Association, 36 Kingsway, W.C.2] engines are to be manufactured in America by the designer of any invention or apparatus tend the Pratt & Whitney Division of the United Canadian Car Journal, March 1947 ing towards safety in flying, and is open to mem Aircraft Corporation of East Hartford, Connecti- [Canadian Car and Foundry Co. Ltd., Montreal bers or non-members. Mr Edwin Link, the inven cutt, U.S.A. Canada] tor of the Link Trainer. Ilford X-Ray Films and Screens for Industrial Radio Society's Silver Medal. Awarded, at the dis Northern Aluminium Co. Ltd. graphy cretion of the Council, for some advance in aero The head executive office of the Northern [Ilford Ltd., 134 St. Albans Road, Watford] nautical design. M r W. G. Carter, Chief Designer, Aluminium Co. Ltd. was transferred from Ban The Magnascope Self Illuminating Inspection Stand Gloster Aircraft Co. Ltd., for his work on the bury to Wellington House, Lancaster Place, [Speed Tools Ltd., Verchen Buildings, Gresse Street, development and design of jet-propelled aircraft. W.1] Strand, W.C.2, on Monday, May 12. R.38 Memorial Prize. Offered annually for the Electronics: A Factor in Industrial Efficiency Their London sales office also moved to this best paper received by the Society on some sub [The Mullard Wireless Service Co. Ltd., Century address, on the same date, from 11 Bruton Street, House, Shaftesbury Avenue, W.C.2] ject of a technical nature in the science of aero London, W.1. nautics, preference being given to papers which Annual Report The new telephone number is Temple Bar relate to airships. Mr J. K. Hardy, of the Royal [Timber Development Association Ltd., 75 Cannon 4433: Telegraphic Address: Noraluco, Rand, Aircraft Establishment. Street, E.C.4] London. Edward Busk Memorial Prize. Offered annually Murex Tubex Hard Facing Welding Rod Percival Aircraft Ltd. for the best paper received by the Society on some [Murex Welding Processes Ltd., Waltham Cross, subject of a technical nature in connexion with Herts] M r P. J. Taylor, A.F.R.Ae.S., was on May 5th aeroplanes (including seaplanes). Mr J. Smith, Modern Thermometry appointed Assistant Chief Designer to Percival Chief Designer, Vickers Armstrongs Ltd., Super- [The British Rototherm Co. Ltd., Merton Abbey, Aircraft Co. Ltd., of Luton Airport, Beds—a marine Works. newly-created post in the company's organiza S.W.19] tion. EHJ Machine Tool Equipment The Society of British Aircraft Constructors C. A. Gray Gear Tool Vernier Specialloid Ltd. Eumuco Mechanical Forging Equipment Th e Society of British Aircraft Constructors, Mr H. R. Peters, formerly Sales Promotion CVA No. 1 Precision Lathe of 32 Saville Row, W.1, announces that Mr W. Manager to Messrs Specialloid Limited, of Bore- R. Verdon Smith has been re-elected President Sigma Inspection Equipment—Standards Room Plant ham Wood, Elstree, Herts, has now been for the year 1947/48. Sir Roy H. Dobson, Section C appointed as Assistant General Manager to the Sigma Inspection Equipment—Comparator Type Section C.B.E., F.R.Ae.S., managing director of A. V. Company. 'A' Roe and Co., Ltd., director of Hawker Siddeley Mr E. S. Bailey, formerly Equipment Manager The Warman Penetrascope Aircraft Co., Ltd., and chairman of Aircraft of the Company, has been appointed Home [E. H. Jones (Machine Tools) Ltd., The Hyde, Hydraulic Appliances, Ltd., has been elected Sales Manager. N.W.9] Vice-President. Mr Arthur Gouge, vice-chair A Memorandum on Lighting in Industry man of Saunders-Roe, Ltd., remains Deputy Wild-Barfield Electric Furnaces Ltd. President. [The Electric Lamp Manufacturers Association, F. W. Haywood, Ph.D., B.Sc., F.R.I.C., D.L.C., 2 Savoy Hill, W.C.2.] In addition to the President, Vice-President F.I.M., has been appointed Technical Director to the Exempli Gratia the Products and Activities of David and Deputy President, the following have been Board of Wild-Barfield Electric Furnaces Ltd., of Brown Elecfurn Works, Watford By-Pass, Herts. elected to the Management Committee: Mr Dr. Haywood joined the company in 1938 as Chief Spiral Bevel Units Robert Blackburn, Mr H. Burroughes, Mr H. P. Metallurgist. Alloy and Carbon Steel Castings Folland, Mr W. T . Gill, Major Sir H . R. Kilner, As from Monday, January 20, 1947, the address of [David Brown & Sons Ltd., Park Gear Works, Mr F. G. Miles, Sir Frederick Handley Page, Mr the Birmingham Office and Service Depot of Wild- Huddersfield] F . E. N. St. Barbe, Sir Frank Spencer Spriggs, Barfield Electric Furnaces Ltd., is 21 Steelhouse Lane, 'Hairpin Minor' Preheating, Hardening, Carburizing M r Walter Hackett, Jnr. (Group A, Associate Birmingham, 4. Telephone No. Central 6372. Furnaces Members, S.B.A.C), and Mr E. J. Earnshaw There is no change in the address of the associated [Wild-Barfield Electric Furnaces Ltd., Elecfurn (Group B, Associate Members, S.B.A.C.). company, G. W. B. Electric Furnaces Ltd. Works, Watford] Aircraft Engineering
Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology – Emerald Publishing
Published: Aug 1, 1947
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