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The Cork region is a hub for members based in Cork.  It represents all sectors of the industry, including third-level, local authorities, contractors, companies, researchers, and many more. 

The Cork region also provides local CPD and networking events for engineers.

Some of the events previously held by the Cork region include:

  • Autumn CPD series of technical presentations
  • Social events like the Young Engineers society summer quiz and Bowling and pizza night
  • Site visits such as the Port of Cork tour and the Cork Courthouse Refurbishment
  • The Design and Construction of Páirc Uí Chaoimh Stadium
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Cork Videos

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Cork News

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Cork in the Engineers Journal

How a Cork homeowner reduced his energy costs – a step-by-step guide

Gerald Bruton's campaign to cut energy costs and emissions involved both new technologies and behavioural change.

Ireland's energy renewables project — a case of the haves and have-nots

If these projects are economically so attractive and there is limited grid capacity for them, who gets the privilege? And can this be done fairly? Our research group at the School of Engineering at University College Cork looked at technical information from the grid, energy policy and customer demographics at a national scale in search for answers.

Michael Cogan: An appreciation

Niall O'Donovan pays tribute to his good friend, the late Michael Cogan – a Fellow of Engineers Ireland, former chairman of the Cork Region and a long-standing staff member of Cork County Council.

My engineering life Q&A: ESB's Majella Henchion

Engineering capability manager Majella Henchion advises that 'if it doesn’t look likely that you will achieve your goal at the first attempt, adapt and pull back to ensure you can and will get a second chance'.

Iris Cummins: How University College Cork has honoured its first female engineering graduate

University College Cork’s civil engineering building is to be named after the first female engineering graduate of the university, Iris Ashley Cummins. 

Impact of model selection in the modelling of RPLC systems for biopharmaceutical development

As the market for novel biopharmaceutical products grow, so does the demand for productive, reliable manufacturing processes which can be rapidly developed at a large scale. Chromatography, a foundational process in pharmaceutical manufacturing has seen increased process efficiency and productivity with the extension from traditional batch to continuous counter-current operation, writes Niamh O'Connell.


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Our committees arrange and host technical presentations, discussions, debate and social events in our regions and represent the group at liaison committee. If you are interested in being a part of this committee, please contact our Sector Support team at You must be logged into the website to display the current committee members below.

Cork Region Committee Members documentation
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