Yeovil Branch AGM & Lecture: Renewing the Great Western Railway Fleet

17 May 2017

Leonardo Helicopters, Yeovil


Andy Mellors, BEng(Hons) FIMechE MIET will be talking about his ongoing work replacing and updating the GWR rolling stock, which includes the new bi-mode Hitachi Intercity Express Train.

The lecture, joint with the IMechE will be held on 17 May at Leonardo Helicopters (Formerly AgustaWestland in Yeovil) in the Dallas Conference Room 1a/b. Refreshments will be served at 18:00 with the AGM starting at 18.30 followed by the lecture.

RAeS & AWASA Members FREE, Non-members £2.

Speaker Details

Andy Mellors, Engineering Director, Great Western Railway

Andy Mellors, has been Engineering Director at Great Western Railway since March 2007 and is responsible for leading the engineering function of over 1,200 employees, the majority of whom work in GWR's seven maintenance depots. The company currently maintains and operates a fleet of over 900 rail vehicles. Andy is also Deputy Managing Director. 


Leonardo Helicopters, Yeovil

Dallas Conference Room 1A
AgustaWestland Works
BA 20 2YB

Entrance via Lysander Road.