November 2017 – San Antonio, Texas

WMEA November Conference 2017

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Description

The next WMEA conference will be held:

November 7th – 9th, 2017

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

110 Lexington Avenue

San Antonio, TX 78205

 Reservations: 210-223-9461
Telephone 210-223-9461

Click here for Hotel Reservation

November 7th               Tuesday

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm         Board Meeting

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality Room

November 8th                     Wednesday

7:00 am – 8:00 am         Registration

8:00 am – 8:15 am         Opening remarks

8:15 am – 9:15 am         AC Dragline Conversion
Flanders Electric

9:15 am – 9:30 am         Break

9:30 am – 10:00 am       Troubleshooting Ward Leonard Loop Unbalance on
Older Draglines
Drives and Controls Services

10:00 am – 10:45 am     Understanding LED Lighting on Mining Equipment
Phoenix Lighting

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         Ground Fault Discussion
Peabody

1:50 pm – 2:00 pm         Break

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm         9020 Dragline Control System Update
Drives & Controls Services

3:00 pm – 3:10 pm         Break

3:10 pm – 4:00 pm         Modernizing Excavators with AC Drives
and Technology
Siemens

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm         Break

4:10 pm – 5:00 pm         Electrical Engineering Design and Safety:
Back to the Basics
Magna IV Engineering

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality room

November 9th               Thursday

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

9:30 am – 9:45 am        Break

9:45 am – 10:45 am        Arc Flash: What’s New in Codes,
Standards and Solutions
Eaton

10:45 am – 11:00 am    Break

11:00 am – 11:45 am      Understanding the Latest in MV Drive Topologies
Benshaw

11:45 am – 12:00 pm    Closing  

                                   

1:00 pm                       Steering Committe Meeting

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm        MSHA Electrical Recertification (additional training)

Click here for an Agenda.pdf

Group Discussions

Group 1            Group 2
Group 3            Group 4
Group 5            Group 6

 

Papers

Arc Flash New Standards – Eaton Nov 17

Understanding LED Lighting on Mining Equipment – Phoenix – Nov 17

Understanding the Latest MV Drive Topologies – Nov 17

Troubleshooting Ward Leonard Loop Unbalance – DCS – Nov 17

Upgrading 9020 Dragline – DCS – Nov 17 

 

Event Details

Start date: 11/07/2017

End date: 11/09/2017