Stephenson Building, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NE1 7RU
Gears 2019 Technical Awareness Seminar.              Date: 14th November 2019                           Venue: Renishaw PLC

About gears 2019

The British Gear Association is the UK Centre of Technical Excellence for gear design, manufacture & application technologies. The Annual Technical Awareness Event is the leading conference for the Gear Industry in the UK and this long running seminar is considered an essential event for manufacturers, distributors and academics involved in the UK Gears Industry.

Gears 2019 provides an outstanding forum to generate discussion and share ideas with others on all aspects of power transmission technology, commercial interests and the future of manufacture within the UK.

In addition to the cutting edge lectures and speeches from pre-eminent experts there will be plenty of opportunity to network with the leading Gear companies, manufacturers, distributors and academics. This will be your chance to share opportunities, discuss challenges and promote your interests to like minded people.

This year we are delighted to be holding this prestigious event at Renishaw PLC.   Renishaw has cutting edge conferencing facilities and will also provide an onsite tour of their manufacturing facility for Gears 2019 delegates

gears 2019 PRE-DINNER

Please join us for an informal Gears 2019 pre-dinner on the 13th November at De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel. This is a great opportunity to meet and network with your fellow delegates in advance of the Gears 2019 conference.

For those requiring accommodation De Vere Tortworth Court Hotel are offering delegates a reduced rate of £99 including breakfast. Bookings to be made direct with the hotel and subject to availability.

Should you wish to book a room please telephone the hotel direct on 01454 263661 as we have a number of rooms provisionally booked for GEARS 2019 delegates.

To book offline please download a booking form here – Gears 2019

If you have any further questions please contact

Speakers & Presentations

We have once again attracted the most pre-eminent gearing experts to present papers at Gears as well as some of the best and brightest newcomers, including the winner of the BGA/IMECHE Student prize, who we have no doubt will be making an impact on the Gearing Industry in the future.

Title: “Design and test results of an adjustable centres back-to-back gear test rig
Speaker: Neil McNab. Cummins.

Title: “The Effect of Root Steps Generated by Different Production Methods on the Tooth Root Strength of Involute Gear Teeth
Speaker: Ben Owen. University of Birmingham Student prize.

Title: “Predicting Oil Distribution and Churning Losses in the Torque Vectoring P1227F ILEV Transmission
Speaker: Adam Feneley, Xtrac.

Title: “The design and simulation of the Orbitless gear system – a new, innovative approach to gearing.
Speaker: Dhruva Aaradhya, Romax.

Title: “A new method of monitoring gearboxes; Smart Oil Plug – a wireless solution.
Speaker: Jarek Rosinski, Transmission Dynamics.

Title: “Meeting Functional Requirements for a Hydraulic Rack & Pinion Steering Gear.
Speaker: Denis Sexton.


Members : £249.00  Non Members: £322.00

Member companies booking 1 or more tickets can bring 1 additional delegate absolutely free of charge.