Welcome Coffee and Registration15 mins
25 minsSession Leader: Blake Rothfuss, Vice President and Project Director, COWI Tunnel, and Hydro Basics Course Chair Welcome Description of How Course Works REGISTER TODAY
20 minsSession Leader: Blake Rothfuss, Vice President and Project Director, COWI Tunnel, and Hydro Basics Course Chair Attendees will build a solid foundation of hydro basics and facts: What Nature Gives Us ...
60 minsHydraulic Design of a Project, including: Dams (include brief description of different types, e.g., rockfill, earthen, hydraulic fill, RCC) Spillways and Outlet Works o Gates and Heavy Steel Structure ...
60 minsInstructor: Andrew Ware, Manager- Systems Engineering, American Hydro Corporation Hydro Turbine Overview (Including brief, basic discussion on which types of turbines are optimal for certain flows and ...
60 minsInstructor: David Thompson, Sr. Project Manager, Hydropower, HDR Generators (Fixed Speed, Variable Speed and Emerging Technology) Governors Controls Excitation Balance of Plant Breakers Transformers D ...
Lunch On Your Own75 mins
60 minsLearn the nuts and bolts of hydropower production as compared to other types of generation, including steam (nuclear and fossil), combustion turbine, and wind. Explore how to: Optimize the use of gene ...
60 minsGain an insider's view of the critical on-the-ground perspective: Role of the Project Operator Challenges, Including Compliance Requirements and Spill Requirements Discussion Q&A REGISTER TODAY