November 2010 – Denver, Colorado

WMEA November Conference 2010

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The next WMEA conference will be held:

Renaissance Denver Hotel
3801 Quebec Street    Denver, Colorado 80207
Phone: 1-303-399-7500    Fax: 1-303-321-1966

November 17 – 19, 2010

Plan now to attend!
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WMEA MEETING

November 17th           Wednesday                                                                                       

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm                   Board Meeting

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm                   Hospitality Room

November 18th           Thursday

7:00 am – 8:00 am                   Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am                   Opening remarks

8:15 am – 9:15 am                   Group Discussion

9:15 am – 9:30 am                   Break

9:30 am – 10:45 am                 Relay Protection for Motors

        Suhag Patel, Applications Engineer – GE Digital Energy

10:45 am – 11:00 am               Break

11:00 am – 12:00 am               Maintenance of Aging Mining Electrical Systems; and
An Application of Excavator Helper Drives

                                                Gary Sorenson, DCS – Gillette, WY

                                                Rob Marnell, DCS – Casper, WY

 

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm                 Lunch

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm                  The Midas system

                                                Daniel Robertson, Siemens

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm                   Secure Ethernet Networks for Industrial Control Systems

                                                 Brad Hegrat, Rockwell Automation

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm                   Break

2:45 pm – 3:30 pm                   VFD Applications for Mining Motors
         James Jackson, Riter Engineering Company

3:30 pm – 4:15 pm                   Incoming Shovel Power Supply / Transient Filter Upgrade

                                                 Woody Haase, Senior Manager, Electrical Engineering, P&H Mining

 

4:15 pm – 5:00 pm                   Arc Flash – Are you protected from Series Arc?
Greg Sanders, Chief Sales Officer, Becker / SMC

 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm                   Hospitality room

November 19th           Friday

8:00 am – 9:00 am                   Summary of group discussions

9:00 am – 9:15 am                   Break

9:15 am – 9:45 am                   AC Drives and Motors for Draglines and Shovels

                                                 Steve Haynes, GE Energy

9:45 am – 10:45 am                 Improving Equipment Life through Advanced Ventilation Studies

                                                 Ryan Sharp, Vice President BMT WBM Denver 

10:45 am – 11:00 am               Break

11:00 am – 11:45 am               Innovative Solution – AC Helper Drives
                                                Mark Johnston, Bucyrus

11:45 am – 12:00 am               Closing

1:00 pm                                  Steering Committee Meeting

Alternate Presenters –          Application of Wound Rotor Motors

                                                             Dennis Bogh, PE Senior Application Engineer, GE Energy Services

Event Details

Start date: 11/17/2010

End date: 11/19/2010