May 2019 – Denver, Colorado

WMEA Conference 2019

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Description

The next WMEA conference will be held:

May 21, 22, 23, 2019

Grand Hyatt Denver
1750 Welton St.
Denver, Co 80202

Telephone: 303-295-1234

Click here for Hotel Reservation

May 21                                        Tuesday

9:00 – 12:00                  Dragline Training
Rick Scherer – Flanders

9:00 – 12:00                  Lunch

1:00 – 3:00                  Dragline Training
Rick Scherer – Flanders

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm         Board Meeting

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality Room

Full attendance at this meeting and an additional time after the meeting can qualify for an electrical greencard refresher class.(continuing education)

MAY 22                                      Wednesday

7:00 am – 8:00 am         Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am         Opening remarks

8:15 am – 8:45 am         Group Discussions

8:45 am – 9:15 am         Detecting a Broken Pilot
David Whitt – Becker

9:15 an – 10:00 am         Break

10:00 am – 11:00 am      X-Y Plotting
Rob Marnell – DCS

11:00 am – 11:15 am      Break

11:15 am – 11:45 am      Motor Control / Soft Starters
Tom Truxell – Benshaw

11:45 am – 12:45 pm      Lunch

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm        Transformer Maintenance / Troubleshooting
Dave Durocher – Eaton

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm         Break

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm         Digital Transformation
Jennifer Wright – WESCO

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm         IR Window / Switchgear Safety and Reliability
Tim Rohrer – Exiscan

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm         Break

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm         Vibration Monitoring on Draglines
Dale Thompson – Mosaic

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality room

May 23                           Thursday

8:00 am – 9:30 am         Summary of Group Discussions

9:30 am – 9:45 am          Break

9:45 am – 10:45 am        Megger Insulation Testing
Randy Keener – Torq

10:45 am – 11:00 am      Break

11:00 am – 11:45 am      Mine Cable Safety
Pat Roybal / Murray Duncan – Amercable

11:45 am – 12:00 pm      Closing

12:00 am – 1:00 pm        Lunch  

                                   

1:00 pm                         Steering Committee Meeting

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm          Required additional training for MSHA
Electrical Refresher (Green Card)

Click here for an Agenda.pdf

Event Details

Start date: 05/21/2019

End date: 05/23/2019