South Wales Regional Group

On this page you can view the contact details of our regional officers, a list of our upcoming events and the latest news from the region/centre.


Freight Transport Association - Policy and Compliance

20th Sep 2018

This lecture will give an overview of present activities currently being undertaken by the FTA relating to policy and compliance issues, fuel economy and the environment, health and safety issues, compliance guides, and also the latest news.

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Electrification of the main railway line from London Paddington to South Wales

25th Oct 2018

An opportunity to share with our guest speaker his experience and involvement in this project.

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Annual update lecture of DVSA MOT Testing Services 2018

29th Nov 2018

The lecture from our guest speaker Ian Marsh is an opportunity to look back over 2018 at the activities currently being undertaken by the DVSA, MOT Testing Service.

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Lecture on MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd

20th Oct 2015

Organiser: Centre

Nick Handy, sales engineering manager for MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd, was the featured speaker during a lecture hosted by the South Wales Regional Group on 17 September.

Annual DVSA lecture

5th Mar 2015

Organiser: Centre

Each year the South Wales Regional Group host a DVSA lecture, in conjunction with the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) South Wales Group and the Retail Motor Industry (RMI).

Lecture: The working life of a DVSA vehicle examiner

25th Nov 2014

Organiser: Centre

South Wales Regional Group and IMI Wales came together last month to host a joint CPD lecture on the working life of a DVSA vehicle examiner.

Historical boiler failures

1st Nov 2014

Organiser: Centre

On 28 October, members and guests from the roup attended a CPD lecture on historical boiler failures, at the Holiday Inn Express in Newport. The guest speaker for the evening was Bob Garnett from RSA Engineering Inspection & Consultancy.

On 16 September, 32 members and guests from the South Wales regional group attended a CPD lecture at Cardiff and Vale College on bonding and riveting in modern cars, delivered by Peter Coffey and Andrew Roderick from Body Shop Solutions Ltd.

Committee members


G H Jones IEng MSOE MIPlantE
Telephone – evening: 01633 213160


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