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4th Annual Combined Cycle Operations and Maintenance

Introducing Effective Asset Management Tools, Techniques, and Procedures by Updated Controls Monitoring to Strengthen Equipment and Productivity

18-19 Jan 2017
Hilton Charlotte Center City | Charlotte, NC, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Pre-Conference Workshop on January 17: Applying Asset Management Tools and Strategies to the Combined Cycle Plant with The Energy Group

Why You Should Attend

4th Annual Combined Cycle Operations and Maintenance

The marcus evans 4th Annual Combined Cycle Operations & Maintenance conference will showcase the latest innovative practices from the top individuals in the combined cycle O&M community. Case studies will include comprehensive coverage on topics that include addressing specific asset maintenance strategies, analyzing operations-driven reliability, and inspecting design structures. This 4th annual event will build upon its former success and continue to be the preeminent peer-driven and plant level meeting for O&M.

Key Topics

  • Implement an operations-driven reliability plan to create a successful asset management program with Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Apply lessons learned on cycling and what the affects are on maintenance plans to establish new run times and proper scheduling with Arizona Public Service
  • Discuss fast-start conversion for a 2X1 GE LM6000 combined cycle to determine market flexibility and benefits for customers with Black Hills Corporation
  • Monitor end of life components to manage aging combustion turbines with Dominion
  • Manage the Impacts of non-Firm Renewable Energy Projects on Combined Cycle Power Plants with Chugach Electric Association Inc.
  • Previous Attendees Include

    AEP, Alabama Power, Alliant Energy, Ameren UE, Calpine, Constellation Energy, Consumers Energy, Dominion Resources, DTE Energy, Duke Energy, Entergy, First Energy, GE Electric Company, Inland Energy, Empire, Georgia Power, Jamaica Public Service, Co. Ltd., NIPSCO, NV Energy, OG&E, PNM Resources, PPL Corporation, PSE&G, Puget Sound Energy, Salt River Project, Sempra Generation, SMEPA, Southern Company, TransCanada, TVA, Xcel Energy

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    Practical Insights From

    James Gidley
    Supervisor of Corporate Engineering
    Arizona Public Service

    Ziad Katrib
    Director, Operations Analytics
    Calpine Corporation

    Jason Hartman
    Plant Manager
    Black Hills Corporation

    Kevin Simpson
    Project Manager- CC/CT Technical Services
    Southern Company

    Tricia Keegan
    Facility Manager
    Emera Energy, Tiverton Power LLC

    Dustin Highers
    Director, Power Supply Technical Services
    Chugach Electric Association Inc.

    Lee Archer
    Project Manager
    Portland General Electric

    Andrew Valencia
    Vice President, Generation Reliability
    Lower Colorado River Authority

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "Excellent conference, lots of good ideas & perspectives & great networking opportunity." PSEG
    • "Very informative and well organized event that allowed for excellent networking opportunity and provided actionable information." Midland Cogeneration Venture
    • "This was certainly worth my time to be here." Gainesville Regional Utilities
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Amanda Pink

    NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago
    Chicago, IL 60611

    312-540-3000 Ext: 6310
    Fax: 312-540-3000 Ext: 6327