2002 John Adams

Life Membership Award 2002

JOHN ADAMS HAS BEEN AWARDED THE LIFE MEMBERSHIP AWARD IN 2002 FOR HIS DISTINGUISHED SERVICE TO THE RTSA

 

John Adams’¬†distinguished service to the Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA) and the¬†National Committee on Railway Engineering (NCRE)¬†has extended for over ten years and has included:

  • 1987 Convenor Study Tour on Railway Engineering, South Australia and Alice Springs
  • 1991 Chairman, Conference on Railway Engineering (CORE)
  • 1992-95 Chairman of the National Committee on Railway Engineering
  • Deputy President of the RTSA Interim Committee 1996-98
  • Deputy National Chairman 1998-99, CORE 2000 Chairman
  • South Australia Chapter Chair
  • Chairman RTSA Awards Committee 1998-2003

John also holds a number of publications, including on Melbourne Adelaide gauge standardisation

John Adams (right) with fellow life members Ian Nibloe and Les McNaughton