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17th Outage Management for Power Plants

Generating Safe, Cost-Effective, and Timely Management Strategies throughout the Outage Lifecycle

31 Jul-2 Aug 2018
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

17th Outage Management for Power Plants

Attending this premier marcus evans conference will ensure success throughout the entire outage lifecycle, from pre-planning to post-outage considerations. This event will instill best practices in planning, budgeting, and contract management all while cultivating safe, close-knit plant cultures. Attendees will confidently cross off their pre-planning, pre-outage, shutdown, startup, and post-outage checklists, eager to employ their newfound skills in measuring outage success.

The 17th OMPP meeting will be co-located with the 10th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refinery Shutdowns and Turnarounds Conference, which is the leading event for Shutdowns/Turnarounds, Maintenance and Reliability professionals from the chemical, petrochemical and refining industries.

Key Topics

  • Build a Balanced Budget with Cost Tracking Systems that Minimize Unexpected Costs and Activities with DTE Energy
  • Forge a Realistic, Trackable Outage Schedule to Account for Thousands of Required Activities with Duke Energy
  • Implement and Utilizing Barcoding, Mobile CMMS, and 5S to Improve Asset Management and Outage Planning Strategies with Grand River Dam Authority
  • Execute a High Quality Outage in Record Time via Scope Control, Improvement in Schedule Quality, and Site-Wide Engagement with Southern Nuclear
  • Spearhead Operational and Human Performance Improvement for Employees and Contractors with Bruce Power and Luminant
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Alliant Energy
    Arizona Public Service
    Basin Electric
    Blackhills Energy
    Brazos Electric
    Bruce Power
    Capital Power
    Chelan PUD
    Columbia Power
    Consumers Energy
    Covanta Energy
    First Energy
    Idaho Power
    Lafayette Utilities
    Lubbock Power & Light
    Minnkota Power
    NB power
    Nova Scotia Power Inc
    NRG Energy
    Oklahoma Gas & Electric
    Ontario Power Generation
    Platte River Power Authority
    Portland General Electric
    Prairie State Generating Co
    Redding Electric Utility
    Sask Power
    Southern California Edison
    Southern Company
    Topaz Power Group
    WE Energies

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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Mike Griffin
    Outage Manager
    Plant Vogtle, Southern Nuclear

    Ryan Bailey, P.E.
    Outage Manager
    Keystone Generating Station, NRG Energy

    Mike Crosson
    Director, Planning and Scheduling

    Ian Rowley
    Vice President Outages and Maintenance Services
    Bruce Power

    Frank Wszelaki
    Adjunct Professor, College of Business at University of Toleda
    Former President of Columbia Power

    Rob Barden
    Operational Excellence
    Rawhide Energy Station, Platte River Power Authority

    Wes Havard
    Regional Manager, Operational Excellence and Human Performance

    Blaise McNeil
    Outage Specialist
    NSPI Thermal Fleet, Nova Scotia Power

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • Wide span of topics, good speakers, relevant discussions. -Dynegy
    • Great group discussion and presentations throughout the power industry regarding best practices. - Emera
    • Great insight on how other companies execute and plan outages - Arizona Public Service
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    Event Contact

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

    John Hummel

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

    312-540-3000 Ext: 6327
    Fax: 312.894.6304