7F USERS GROUP 2020 Digital Conference: Agenda

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Current as of June 13, 2020. All times Eastern Daylight Time (UTC/GMT -4h).

Week 1

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

DIGITAL CONFERENCE INTRODUCTIONS

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Digital Conference Introductions. Matt Dineen, 2020 Steering Committee Chair

SAFETY SESSION Chair: Chuck Spanos, Dominion

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — Hex Chrome. Jeff Gillis, Exxon Mobil

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM — COVID Measures. Jeff Gillis, Exxon Mobil

1:45 PM – 2:00 PM — Safety Session Q&A, Roundtable

COMBUSTION SESSION Chair: John Rogers, SRP

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM — PSM GTOP 3.0 / Flamesheet. Jason Powell, Eastman Chemical

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM — 7FA.04 AGP Tech DLN2.6+ Issues and Lessons Learned. Zach Wood, Duke Energy

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM — Cold-weather operation and other combustion topics. Christa Warren, Tenaska

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM — Combustion Session Q&A, Roundtable

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

COMPRESSOR SESSION Chair: Christa Warren, Tenaska

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Cherokee R1 Damage from Inlet FOD. Dave Such, Xcel Energy

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — IGV Pressure Washing. Tim Null, Eastman Chemical

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM — Compressor Session Q&A, Roundtable

AUXILIARIES SESSION Chair: Bryan Graham, Entergy

1:45 PM – 2:15 PM — Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) Black Start Application. Mike Allen, Entergy

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM — Lube oil conditioning with real time monitoring. Ken Roach, GE O&M, River Road Generating Station

TOP 10 SESSION Chair: Ed Maggio, TECO Energy

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM — Top 10 Topics 7F – Roundtable / Feedback. Ed Maggio, TECO Energy

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM — Top 10 Session Q&A, Roundtable

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020

GE SESSION: OPENING REMARKS

1:00 PM – 3:15 PM — Looking Forward to the Last 30 years                    

GE VIRTUAL ROOMS

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM

 

Week 2

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

AUXILIARIES SESSION Chair: Bryan Graham, Entergy

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Exciter removal and replacement during peak demand with limited financial impact. Danny Parish, NAES, Green Country Energy

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — Auxiliaries Session Q&A, Roundtable

SPECIAL TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENTATIONS

AGT Services

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM — 5 Generator Minors Turn Into 3 Generator Majors!!! Jamie Clark, Sales Manager

Enerpac

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM — Optimize Maintenance: From Turbine Decoupling to Generator Removal and Alignment. Chris Stocker, Product Specialist

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: AGT Services and Enerpac

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

AUXILIARIES SESSION Chair: Bryan Graham, Entergy

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Oil Change to Mobil SHC 718EE. Jeff Gillis, ExxonMobil

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — Non-Chemical Cooling Tower Algae Control. Terry Toland, Clark Public Utilities

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM — Auxiliaries Session Q&A, Roundtable

EXTENDED TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENATION

MD&A

1:45 PM – 3:30 PM

Mark VI Controls — Joe Clappis, Senior Controls Engineer
7FA Parts & Fuel Nozzle Lifetime — José Quiñones, Director of Engineering
7FA Fuel Nozzle End Cover Insert Life Extension Example & In-Situ Flow Test  — Pat Murphy, Director
7FH2 Generator Field Winding Shorted Turn, Ground Wall Insulation Findings — James Joyce, Generator Operations Manager

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: MD&A Only

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

 

Week 3

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

AUXILIARIES SESSION Chair: Bryan Graham, Entergy

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Heat Exchanger Failure & LO Contamination. Tim Null, Eastman Chemical

TOP 10 SESSION Chair: Ed Maggio, TECO Energy

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — Top 10 Topics 7F – Roundtable / Feedback. Ed Maggio, TECO Energy

SPECIAL TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENTATIONS

PSM, Ansaldo Energia Group

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM — What Else Do You Need from Your 7F Power Plants? Hany Rizkalla, Director, Combustion and Digital Programs

Shell Lubricants/American Chemical Technologies

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM — Varnish Mitigation: Not One-Size-Fits-All. Chelsea Kovanda, Power Generation Product Line Manager, and Rob Profilet

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: PSM and ACT only

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

 

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

ROTOR SESSION Chair: Matt Dineen, Duke Energy

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM — Rotor Maintenance Experience (Getting the Most Out of Your Asset). Seth Story, Vistra Energy

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM — Rotor Session Q&A, Roundtable

EXTENDED TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENATION

Doosan Turbomachinery Services

1:45 PM – 3:30 PM

Doosan DART/AGP parts program development, Matt Lau, VP – Operations

Doosan .04 parts repair development, Matt Lau, VP – Operations

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: Doosan Turbomachinery Services only

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM 

 

Thursday, July 2, 2020

GE SESSION: FieldCore

1:00 PM – 3:15 PM — Starting with the END in mind

GE VIRTUAL ROOMS

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM

 

Week 4

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

EXHAUST SESSION Chair: Justin McDonald, Southern Company

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Exhaust Frame Strut Failure. Gilbert Shupe, SRP

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM — Exhaust Session Q&A, Roundtable

SPECIAL TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENTATIONS

Allied Power Group

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM — What We’ve Learned About Aging Rotors, .04 & .03 Turbines, and Field Service Outages. Jim Masso, Aaron Frost, Marty Magby

Hytorc Corporation

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM — Gas Turbine Maintenance Technologies – Maintenance Practices. Mike Dolan, Chief Engineer – Fasteners

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: Allied Power Group and Hytorc Corporation only

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

 

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

AUXILIARIES SESSION Chair: Bryan Graham, Entergy

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM — Hydrogen purge remote activation. Scott Rose, Perennial Power, Hermiston Generating Station

SPECIAL TECHNICAL VENDOR PRESENTATIONS

EPT – CleanOil

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM — A Paradigm Shift in Gas Turbine Lubricant Maintenance. Peter Dufresne Jr. and Matthew G. Hobbs

Turbine Controls & Excitation Group

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM — 7FA Total Controls Reliability John Downing, CEO

WRAP-UP

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM — Wrap up, final questions, preparation for GE week. Matt Dineen, 2020 Steering Committee Chair

VIRTUAL VENDOR FAIR: EPT and TC&E only

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM 

 

Week 5: GE University

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

GE SESSION: Compressor, Turbine, Rotor and Combustion

1:00 PM – 3:15 PM — TRANSFORMING a Mature Fleet…

GE VIRTUAL ROOMS

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM

 

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

GE SESSION: Controls, Accessories and Operability

1:00 PM – 3:15 PM — Enhancing your ABILITY – operability, controllability…

GE VIRTUAL ROOMS

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM

 

Thursday, July 16, 2020

GE SESSION: Flexibility, Asset Management

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM — ADAPT…because everything changes

GE SESSION: Repairs

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM — bringing Good Things back to LIFE

GE VIRTUAL ROOMS

3:15 PM – 5:15 PM