November 2012 – San Antonio, Texas

WMEA November Conference 2012

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Description

The next WMEA conference will be held:

 November 14th – 16th  2012

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

110 Lexington Avenue
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Reservations: 877-214-9768
Telephone 210-223-9461

November 14th                         Wednesday                                                                                                 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm                      Board Meeting

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm                     Hospitality Room

November 15th                        Thursday

7:00 am – 8:00 am                     Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am                     Opening remarks

8:15 am – 9:15 am                     Circular vs. Rectangular wound, pros and cons

                                                     SPX-Waukesha Transformer

                                                     David L Harris, PE

9:15 am – 9:30 am                     Break

9:30 am – 10:15 am                   Ground-Fault Relay Advances and the EL731

                                                     LittelFuse

                                                     Adam Detillieux – Technical Sales Representative

                                                     Jeff Glenney – US / MX Relay Sales Engineering Manager

10:15 am – 10:45 am                  Presentation 3

10:45 am – 11:00 am                  Break

11:00 am – 12:00 pm                  MV Drives on Conveyor Systems using Sensorless Control

                                                      Dykman-Siemens

                                                      Bruce Reeves

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm                    Lunch

1:00 pm – 1:50 pm                      Group Discussion

1:50 pm – 2:00 pm                      Break

2:00 pm – 2:50 pm                      Best Practices for safeguarding Electrical and Electronic

                                                      Equipment from Fire Hazard

                                                      TYCO Fire Suppression

                                                      Joe Behnke – Manager of Engineered Systems

2:50 pm – 3:00 pm                      Break

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm                      AC Dragline Conversion Package

                                                      ABB/Joy Global

                                                      Peteris Spels

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm                      Break

4:10 pm – 5:00 pm                      National Electrical Code article 501.5

                                                      New technology for Division 2 locations

                                                      ARGO

                                                     Cory Welch and Brad Zimmerman

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm                      Hospitality room

November 16th                          Friday

8:00 am – 9:30 am                      Summary of group discussions

9:30 am – 9:45 am                      Break

9:45 am – 10:15 am                    High Pressure Grinding Roll Machine Control Methods

                                                      TMEIC

                                                      Mike Uliana

10:15 am – 10:45 am                  Custom Alarming: Maximing Safe Performance and

                                                       Machine Health for Draglines

                                                       MineWare

                                                       Stephen Lockner -Manager of Mining Systems

10:45 am – 10:50 am                   Break

10:50 am – 11:45 am                   Circular vs. Rectangular Wound, short circuit withstand

                                                        and thermal issues

                                                        SPX-Waukesha Transformer

                                                        David L Harris, PE

11:45 am – 12:00 pm                    Closing                                     

1:00 pm                                          Steering Committee Meeting

Group Discussions

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 5

Group 6

Group 7

Group 8

Papers

Custom Dragline Alarming – Nov 12

Ground Fault Relay Advances – Nov 12

High Pressure Grinding Roll – Nov 12

Medium Voltage Drives – Conveyor Systems – Nov 12

Transformer Layer vs Disk – Nov 12

Transformer Loading & Thermal design – Nov 12

Event Details

Start date: 11/14/2012

End date: 11/16/2012