November 2018 – Reno, Nevada

WMEA November Conference 2018

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Description

The next WMEA conference will be held:

November 6, 7, 8, 2018

Harrah’s Reno Hotel
219 N. Center Street
Reno, NV 89501

Telephone: 888-726-6311

Click here for Hotel Reservation

 

 

November 6                      Tuesday

9:00 am – 12:00 pm       DC Brushes and Motor Theory
Roland Roberge – Morgan AM

1:00pm – 4:00 PM       System Grounding Methods, Substation Grounding and
Portable Power at Mines
Jeff Glenney – Bender

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm         Board Meeting

 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality Room

November 7                                Wednesday

7:00 am – 8:00 am         Registration

 

8:00 am – 8:15 am         Opening remarks

8:15 am – 9:15 am         Mining Control System Enhancements
Tracey Fetter – Drives & Controls

9:15 am – 9:30 am         Break

9:30 am – 10:00 am       Recommissioning Older Dragline Controls in a
3rd World Country
David Barrett – Drives & Controls

10:00 am – 10:45 am     Presentation

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         Presentation

1:50 pm – 2:00 pm         Break

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm         What You Need to Know about IEEE 1584 – 2018
Guide    for Performing Arc Flash Calculations
David Durocher – EATON

3:00 pm – 3:10 pm         Break

 

3:10 pm – 4:00 pm         Presentation

 

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm         Break

4:10 pm – 5:00 pm         Presentation

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm         Hospitality room
November 8                       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

10:45 am – 11:00 am      Break

 

11:00 am – 11:45 am      Presentation

11:45 am – 12:00 pm      Closing  

                                   

1:00 pm                         Steering Committe Meeting

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Click here for an Agenda.pdf

 

Event Details

Start date: 11/06/2018

End date: 11/08/2018