May 9-10, 2018
ETS's Fabric-Filter Baghouse seminar is designed for engineers, operators and maintenance personnel. It covers what a baghouse is, how it works, the effects and relative importance of critical operating parameters, how to achieve maximum performance capability, and how to maintain the equipment in good working order. Troubleshooting and maintenance guidelines will be discussed in detail. Course qualifies for 1.4 hours of continuing education credit (CEU).
Day 1: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration and Seminar Package. Refreshments and Welcome
8:30 - 9:15 Introduction and Overview
9:15 - 10:00 Fundamentals: Fabric & Filter Systems
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:15 Design Features of Fabric Filter Systems
11:15 - 12:00 Applications
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch, provided by ETS
1:00 - 2:00 Cost Considerations/Cost References
2:00 - 2:45 Maximizing Baghouse Filtration Performance and Filter Bag Life
2:45 - 3:00 Coffee Break
3:00 - 4:30 Trends in Baghouse Technology
4:30 - 5:00 Fabric Testing
5:00 - 7:00 Lab Tour and Social Hour
Day 2: Thursday, May 10, 2018
O & M
8:00 - 8:30 Refreshments
8:30 - 9:00 Testing Q & A
9:00 - 9:15 Installation and Start-Up
9:15 - 9:30 System Testing and Balancing
9:30 - 10:00 Warranties and Performance Guarantees
10:00 - 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 - 11:00 Inspection and Maintenance Procedures for Achieving Smooth Operations
11:00 - 12:45 Troubleshooting: Symptoms, Causes and Remedies - A Group Workshop - Case Studies
12:45 - 1:00 Closing Exercises - Lunch to Follow
SPEAKERS AND PANELISTS
Dr. John D. McKenna: CEO of ETS, Inc. Over Forty years fabric filter and other APC device experience. Lecturer - EPA fabric filter workshop and author.
Terry G. Williamson: Vice President Laboratory Operations, ETS, Inc. Twenty-five years experience with fabric/bag testing and baghouse troubleshooting. Extensive field testing of APC devices.
Jeff Smith: Field Services Manager, ETS Inc. Thirty-five years experience specializing in EPA Reference Method testing procedures. Experience in inspecting and troubleshooting a variety of APC equipment.
Christina Clark: Engineering Manager, ETS, Inc. Fifteen years experience. APC design, bag fabric testing and baghouse studies.
Richard Miller, MBA: Senior Consultant and Principal, Miller Energy & Environmental Services, LLC.
Richard Williams: Key Accountant Sales Manager, FLSmidth AFT Division
Mike Allen: Senior Sales Manager, Clarcor Industrial Air
1.4 CEU - This program meets criteria for the nationally accepted Continuing Educational Unit (CEU). Each participant completing it successfully will earn the CEU indicated.
Directions to ETS
ETS is close to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport at 1401 Municipal Road. From I-81, take 581 South to the Hershberger Road exit, and follow signs to airport. When you see the airport entrance on your left, Municipal Road will be the next right. From US 220 or US 460, take 581 North to the Hershberger Road exit, and follow the signs to the airport.
Courtyard Marriott (540) 362-2400
Comfort Inn (540) 527-2020
Hyatt Place (540) 366-4700
Sheraton (540) 563-9300
If ETS can be of service, please call our Seminar Coordinator at (540) 265-0004 Ext.292.
phone: (540) 265-0004 x292
fax: (540) 265-0131
1401 Municipal Road, N.W.
Roanoke, VA 24012-1309
Early Paid Seminar $925
Postmarked after April 19, 2018 $1025
Discounts available for multiple attendees
If outside US, please pay in US funds.
Fee includes seminar, textbook, materials package, luncheon, social hour and coffee breaks. Hotel rooms not included.
ETS reserves the right to cancel this seminar and will not be obligated to pay for charges accumulated in anticipation of this seminar (i.e., plane tickets or hotel rooms). No refunds will be given unless cancellation by the participant is prior to 36 hours of the start of the seminar.