APV Tech Centre facility tour featuring a live test demonstration
Thursday 19 September 2019
The APV Tech Centre is a NATA (ILAC) accredited mechanical and environmental test laboratory that is constantly expanding to meet the changing needs of Australian industry. The APV Tech Centre provides R&D, certification and production testing, as well as specialised engineering, high speed camera and field support to a wide range of industries including:
During the presentation you will learn about:
Following the presentations, attendees will be given an exclusive tour of the facility and a live test demonstration. Don't miss this unique opportunity - register now as places are strictly limited. Networking over light refreshments will also be provided.
Registration is now open.
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Presented by SAE-A in conjunction with Talk Torque Automotive.
Topics covered include:
About the facilitator - Bill Malkoutzis, Talk Torque Automotive
Bill began his career at Ford where he spent nearly 13 years in vehicle and product engineering design, test and development in Australia and the US. Following this he spent a further 13 years with PBR Automotorive in various Design Engineer and Program and Department Manager roles.
In 2003 Bill established Talk Torque Automotive and is a leading Automotive Engineering Consultant to commercial clients. He is also an expert witness in legal cases and a Vic Roads authorised VASS signatory.
Who Should Register
Anyone involved in motor vehicle collisions at the investigation, damage assessment, or litigation levels in Technical Crash Investigation and Collision Reconstruction.
It is assumed that the participants are familiar with basic maths and the use of a scientific calculator, and have some interest or experience investigating, assessing or litigating motor vehicle collisions.
Course Aim and Outline
Participants will learn how to effectively and efficiently examine, record and interpret the results of a collision and provide an opinion as to speed, direction of travel, vehicle and person movements and probable contributions of the human, vehicle and environment factors associated with the collision.
DAY ONE 9:30am – 5:00pm
DAY TWO 9:00am – 5:00pm
DAY THREE 9:00am – 5:00pm
DAY FOUR 9:00am – 5:00pm
DAY FIVE 9:00am – 3:00pm
Dr Shane Richardson is the Principal Forensic Engineer, Managing Director and Owner of Delta-V Experts. He has been investigating vehicle collisions and industrial incidents since 1996 and holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Master of Science in Military Vehicle Technology and a PhD relating to vehicle rollover.
His areas of expertise include Mechanical Engineering, Crash 5 Reconstruction, Incident Analysis, Vehicle Structural Engineering, Human Factors, Amusement Rides and Devices In-Service Inspection, Biomedical Engineering, Risk Engineering and Structural Engineering.
He has investigated thousands of crashes and is an Expert Witness in the Supreme, County, Magistrate and Coronial Courts.
In 2002 he formed Delta-V Experts and currently leads a team of six Engineers and four undergraduates who investigate predominantly vehicle collisions.
Phone: 0403 267 166
Postal: PO Box 103Werribee Vic 3030Australia
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