May 2017 – Denver, Colorado

WMEA Conference 2017

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The next WMEA conference will be held:

May 30th, 31st, June 1st, 2017

Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel

3801 Quebec Street

Denver, CO 80207

Click here for Hotel Reservation

GE Energy extends an invitation to anyone who would like to tour their shop.  The shop is a 5 minute drive from the hotel.  Please contact Justin Sandlin for more information.

Justin Sandlin – GE Energy Connections

Sales Mgr. Repairs Denver shop

4900 Kingston Street

Denver, CO 80239-3942

[email protected]

WMEA Meeting

May 30                        Tuesday 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm         Board Meeting

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality Room

May 31st                       Wednesday

7:00 am – 8:00 am         Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am         Opening remarks

8:15 am – 9:15 am         Improving Dragline Reliability – Mosiac Phosphate

                                          Mike Casson – Flanders Electric

9:15 am – 9:30 am         Break

9:30 am – 10:00 am       IEEE Electric Motors, Insulation Systems, and Best                                                    Practices

                                                          – Intergrated Power Services

10:00 am – 10:45 am     Ground Fault

                                          Jeff Glenney – Bender Inc.

10:45 am – 11:00 am     Break

11:00 am – 12:00 pm     Group Discussion

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm       Lunch

1:00 pm – 1:50 pm         25KV Circuit Breaker Failure

                                          Lionel Wessen – Westmoreland Sheerness Mine

1:50 pm – 2:00 pm         Break

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm         Motor Protection Overview

                                                       – GE

3:00 pm – 3:10 pm         Break

3:10 pm – 4:00 pm         Protective Relay Calibration and System Upgrades

                                                      – Electrical Reliability Services

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm         Break

4:10 pm – 5:00 pm         Upgrading Power Distribution, Partial Discharge                                                         Monitoring, Electrical Workplace Safety & Production                                                 Reliability

                                                       – Eaton

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality room

June 1st                       Thursday

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

9:30 am – 9:45 am         Break

9:45 am – 10:45 am       Presentation

                                                     – Drives and Controls Services

10:45 am – 11:00 am     Break

11:00 am – 11:45 am     Ground Monitor – Arc Fault Failure

                                         – Peabody

11:45 am – 12:00 pm     Closing  

                                   

1:00 pm                         Steering Committee Meeting

Click here for an Agenda.pdf

After the meeting

1:00 – 4:30                      Mine Safety and Electric Power Distribution System –                                              Back to Basics Workshop   Click here for an agenda

Accommodations

Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel

3801 Quebec Street

Denver, CO 80207

Click here for Hotel Reservation

Group Notes
Group 1        Group 2
Group 3        Group 4
Group 5        Group 6
Group 7        Group 8

Papers

Event Details

Start date: 05/30/2017

End date: 06/01/2017