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4th Power Plant Decommissioning Operational Excellence

Mastering Environmental Guidelines, Safety Procedures, and Project Management for Cost-Effective Decommissioning and Redevelopment

11-12 Apr 2018
Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown | Chicago, IL, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Applying a High-Level Project Management Approach throughout the Decommissioning Project to Effectively Manage Cost, Personnel, Safety, and Required Permits

Learn best practices to successfully execute an upcoming or ongoing decommissioning project

Workshop Moderator: Jeff Pope

Company: Burns & McDonnell

Conference Workshop

Identifying Methods of Closure, Procuring Required Materials, and Evaluation Your Cap System for Ash Pond Closures to the Control Cost and Timing of Decommissioning

This workshop will analyze various models of ash pond closure, their implications, and post closure care regulations to determine which model works for you – all while saving cost and time

Workshop Moderator: Phil Mauney, P.E.

Company:Duke Energy

Why You Should Attend

4th Power Plant Decommissioning Operational Excellence

Professionals attending this premier marcus evans conference will understand and develop required skills in project management, while improving budgetary procedures and assessing options for plant sales and redevelopment. Attendees will learn to navigate environmental regulations on top of federal, state, and local regulations to ensure smooth decommissioning while sustaining the highest level of safety.


Key Topics

  • Conclude best practices for meeting both nuclear and coal environmental standards with Dynegy and Environmental Liability Transfer, Inc.
  • Master coal ash pond closures and post closure care to prevent and correct hazards waste contamination with AECOM
  • Avoid cost overruns through effective budgeting and project management with Duke Energy and Burns & McDonnell
  • Engage with the surrounding community and key stakeholders throughout the entire decommissioning process with Consumers Energy, Xcel Energy, and TRC
  • Manage the safety of all contractors and personnel to ensure zero incidents with Duke Energy
  • Previous Attendees Include

    TVA, AEP, Southern Company, Duke Energy, Cleco Corporation, Consumers Energy, Alliant Energy, Sempra Generation, Constellation Energy, Puget Sound Energy, PPL Corporation, OGE Energy, PNM Resources, Xcel Energy, Salt River Project, Entergy, FirstEnergy Corporation, We Energies, Georgia Power, DTE Energy, Ameren, Dominion Resources, NV Energy, Indianapolis Power & Light, Ontario Power Generation, and many more!

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    Event Sponsors
    Adamo Demolition Co.
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    Practical Insights From

    Jeffrey A. Dunlap
    Decommissioning Manager
    Exelon Nuclear

    Jeff Battaglia
    Classic Seven Decommissioning Manager
    Consumers Energy

    Robert Muehlenkamp, P.E
    Engineering Manager, Technical Service Group, Power Generation
    We Energies

    Reginald Sumner
    Senior Project Controls Specialist, Project Controls - Cost and Estimating, Plant Demolition & Retirement Team
    Duke Energy

    Robert J. Osborn, Esq.
    Director, Strategic Revenues Initiatives Corporate Economic Development
    Xcel Energy

    Tony Orawiec
    Senior Decommissioning Manager
    Exelon Nuclear

    Dianna Tickner
    Director of Decommissioning
    Dynegy, Inc

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Real life information and lessons learned to improve the future of decommissioning projects.” - Southern Company
    • “Value is such that I look forward to the next conference with anticipation.” - AEP
    • “Look forward to using new ideas at our plant. Always pick up something useful we can use to improve the processes at our plant. Great conference.” - Portland General Electric
    • “Very valuable insight, great presentations, very informative.” - Great River Energy
    • “This conference was a great one—the content, speakers, networking, and location were fabulous.” - Jamaica Public Service
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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