2014 Engineering & Operations Technical Conference Presentations

April 6-9, 2014
Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel | Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Hud Allworth, Snohomish County PUD, Warehouse of Hoarders: Warehouse Clutter and Safety

Scott Bailey, Kriz Davis Co., Comparison Lighting: When is an Apple Not an Apple?

Ilan Barda, RadiFlow, NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection Standards, Version 5: It May Change Your World

Sandy Coachman, Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA Public Assistance Grant Program; and Preliminary Damage Assessment

Louis Corio, Zephyr Environmental Corp., Traditional PM Emission Factors Being Left in the Dust

Laura Cornwell, Mike Hyland, and Puesh Kumar, American Public Power Association, and Danette Scudder, Tennessee Valley Public Power Association, Public Power's MAP: Strengthening Mutual Aid Networks and Coordination

Todd Dlouhy, Lincoln Electric System, You Want it When? Don't Make Me Laugh

Joe Doetzl, Corporate Risk Solutions, NERC CIP Transition Guidance: Version 3/4 to Version 5

Todd Efird, Caterpillar Safety Services, and Jim West, Snohomish County PUD, Safety Culture Continuous Improvement

Glenn Fisher, Edmond Electric, System Losses: Some Real World Examples and Quick Fixes

Justin Hill and Roberto Hodge, Lansing Board of Water & Light, REO Town Cogeneration: Concept to Commercial Operation

Russ Hissom, Baker Tilly, Show Me the Money! Calculating Supply Chain Savings

Alex Hofmann and Michael Hyland, American Public Power Association, Reliability Power Hour

Jarron Honea and Jamie Woods, Huntsville Utilities, Dangers of Backfeed: Protecting Your Employees

Michael Ivey, McLean Engineering Co., System Losses and What They Mean to You

Art Jones, Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management, How to be Prepared for the Next Disaster; and FEMA Request for Public Assistance (Need)

Bill Jones, Zephyr Environmental Corporation, New Air Quality Modeling Requirements

Robert Kappelmann, RLK Associates, The Social Cost of Carbon: A Game Changer?; Documents

Sue Kelly, American Public Power Association, Hot Issues Facing Public Power Systems

Philip Lim, Memphis Light, Gas & Water, DEED Breakfast Update 

Steve Mauser and Nand Singh, Minmax Technologies, Substation Maintenance and Modernization

Rob Patrylak, Black & Veatch, 2014 Energy Market Outlook and Industry Trends

Ronald Schenk, Institute for Safety in Powerline Construction, T&D Safety Management for Crew Leaders

Danette Scudder, TVPPA, The iWorkForce: Using Strategic Staffing to Maximize Workforce Resources for Operational Excellence

Ted Siler, Holland Board of Public Works, A New Heat and Power Resource for Holland, Michigan

John Tingue, AURSI, Preparing for D-Day: Disaster Planning

James Warberg, Memphis Light, Gas & Water, Substation Maintenance and Modernization

Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution Electrical Protective Equipment