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The next WMEA conference will be held:

November 20th -  22nd, 2013

Marriott Pyramid North
5151 San Francisco Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
 

 

November 20th                         Wednesday 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm         Board Meeting

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm         Registration / Hospitality Room

November 21st                        Thursday

7:00 am - 8:00 am         Registration
 
8:00 am - 8:15 am         Opening remarks
                      
8:15 am - 9:15 am        Willbros Engineering (US) LLC
                                      Grounding Theory and Application to
                                      Mining Operations
                                      Brett Board, P.E.
 
9:15 am - 9:30 am         Break
 
9:30 am - 10:15 am       What Standards Don't Tell You: Mining Cable
                                      Standards and Cable Design
                                      Steve Wetzel - General Cable
                                          
10:15 am - 10:45 am     EATON Power Distribution Assemblies Trailer
                                      Mike Foley - EATON Electrical
 
10:45 am - 11:00 am     Break 
                                    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm     Open Microphone
                                           (Miners share ideas, problems, solutions, etc.)
 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm       Lunch 
                                      
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm         Group Discussion 
                         
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm         Break   
                                                        
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm         PGR 8800 ARC Flash Relay
                                      Jeff Glenney - Littelfuse STARTCO
                                    
3:00 pm - 3:10 pm         Break
                                       
3:10 pm - 4:00 pm         Magnetic Actuated Vacuum Interrupter Technology 
                                      Troy Mickelsen - Line Power Manufacturing
                                         
4:00 pm - 4:10 pm         Break 
                                      
4:10 pm - 5:00 pm         Arc Flash Compliance Case Studies 
                                      Dave Durocher - EATON Electrical
        
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm         Hospitality room     
                 
November 22nd                        Friday
8:00 am - 9:30 am         Summary of group discussions 
   
9:30 am - 9:45 am         Break  
                                     
9:45 am - 10:15 am       Shovel Upgrade
                                      Philip Granger - Cloud Peak / Flanders
 
10:15 am - 10:30 am     Break
 
10:30 am - 11:00 am     Application of LED Lighting in Mining
                                      Tim Gross - Eaton  Crouse-Hinds
 
11:00 am - 11:15 am     Break
 
11:15 am - 11:45 am     Benefits of using a NETA Certified Company
                                      Craig Archer - Western Electrical Services
 
11:45 am - 12:00 pm     Closing  
                                   
1:00 pm                         Steering Committee Meeting

Accommodations

 Marriott Pyramid North
5151 San Francisco Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

 GROUP DISCUSSIONS

 

GROUP 1 (Monte Wilke)              GROUP 5 (Ed Barnett)          

GROUP 2 (Rob Marnell)               GROUP 6 (Jason Praus)

GROUP 3 (Mark Perkins)             GROUP 7 (Woody Vowell)

GROUP 4 (Kyle Martin)                GROUP 8 (George Finley)

 

 

 

 

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