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Technical Training Sessions


EventControl Valve Overview/Attributes and Specification Basics/Review
When: April 21st-22nd, 2021
Speaker: Rick Kroeker - Measurement and Controls Engineer at Enable Midstream, will discuss Control Valve Basics. 
Overview: Defining the design conditions/requirements for a control valve application is the most
important step (and sometimes the most difficult) in the control valve engineering
process. Understanding the control valve assembly and its performance characteristics is important so one can verify the specified control valve is correct for the application.

Control Valve Overview and Specification Basics PDF: Session #1
Control Valve Overview and Specification Basics Video: Session #1

Control Valve Attributes and Specification Review PDF: Session #2
Control Valve Attributes and Specification Review Video: Session #2

2021 Commercial Outlook for Oil and Gas Midstream

Event 2021 Commercial Outlook for Oil and Gas Midstream
When: February 17th, 2021
Speaker: Bill Ward
Overview: This class will cover some overall market topics relating to oil and gas production and midstream.

What is the outlook for the oil and gas industry for 2021?
What are some ongoing industry challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic?
What are some pricing and market challenges due to the change in Administration?
What are some insights for the market conditions in the Midcontinent?


EventNatural Gas Symposium
When: October 20th
Speaker: Are you interested in making a presentation, or do you know a good candidate? We're looking for presentations that support the midstream natural gas industry, made by experts who are passionate about their topics. Formats will include individual presentations and panels.
Overview: To learn more, and to submit your abstract online, follow this link:
The deadline for abstract submission is August 15th, 2020.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Troubleshooting Techniques

Event2020 July Virtual Training
When: Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Topic: Troubleshooting techniques and improved operations for BAHX: An Operator's Perspective
Speaker: Jason Bayless

Overview: We will discuss the rate of change guidelines for BAHX’s, how to possibly improve the rate of change performance, performance monitoring, and failure detection.

PDF: Troubleshooting Techniques


Event2020 First Virtual Training
When: Tuesday June 23rd, 2020 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Topic: Turboexpanders: Basic Design & Operations
Speaker: Tadeh Avetian

Overview: Review of the basic fundamentals of turboexpander design and operation, including applications, theory of operation, components and magnetic bearings.

PDF: Turboexpanders Virtual Training Presentation