September 8, 2017

Technical Program

2019 Technical Program Schedule

Please note: This schedule is subject to change. For the most up to date version, refer to the Conference App (when available)!

Abstracts at a Glance can be found here!

Wednesday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Opening Remarks Opening Remarks Opening Remarks
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM Keynote Speaker – Greg Johnson: I’m Just a Tornado Hunter Keynote Speaker – Greg Johnson: I’m Just a Tornado Hunter Keynote Speaker – Greg Johnson: I’m Just a Tornado Hunter
2:20 PM – 2:55 PM 2019_AB079: On Stream Assessment Of Tank Floor To Shell Weld Using Advanced NDEScott Bannatyne 2019_AB035: ASME Section VIII 2019 Code Update – What do you do when the Code doesn’t have applicable rules?Trevor Seipp
2019_AB068: Inspection Management Programs and Piping Circuit Implementation: When the Real Work BeginsDavid Weisgerber
2:55 PM – 3:20 PM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
3:20 PM – 3:55 PM 2019_AB021: Tank tales: Cases of Failures and Damage of Storage TanksAna Benz 2019_AB032: Performance-Based Assessment of an Incinerator Stack Using Field MeasurementsKenny Farrow 2019_AB004: Assessing performance of a corrosion control program & incorporating data analyticsJamie Davidson
4:00 PM – 4:35 PM 2019_AB044: Avoiding Pitfalls Associated With Vacuum Rings In High – Temperature VesselsAlex Tatarov 2019_AB066: Stack Life Extension through FFS and Rope Access Industrial ServicesAndrew Seymour 2019_AB005: Plant Wide CCD/IOW Implementation ProcessMichael Nugent
Thursday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
8:05 AM – 9:05 AM Keynote Speaker – Patrick Smyth: Getting to Zero Incidents Keynote Speaker – Patrick Smyth: Getting to Zero Incidents Keynote Speaker – Patrick Smyth: Getting to Zero Incidents
9:10 AM – 9:45 AM 2019_AB048: Case Study: Testing Wall Loss Due to Flow Accelerated CorrosionLange Kimball 2019_AB059: Lessons Learned in Piping Troubleshooting and DesignCharles Becht V 2019_AB026: Asset Integrity Optimization in the Oil Sands through Risk Based Inspection – Case StudyVictor Del Nero
9:50 AM – 10:25 AM 2019_AB052: Early Stage Creep detection in High Energy PipingRon Preston 2019_AB095: Overview of the Fernie Arena Ammonia IncidentTony Scholl 2019_AB030: Dynamic RBI – addressing non-linear behavior and data uncertaintySteve Hall
10:25 AM – 10:50 AM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
10:50 AM – 11:25 AM 2019_AB087: HTHA Damage Detection and Characterization using ToFD, PAUT and TFM/FMCTimothy Armitt 2019_AB014: Revising API RP577, Welding Processes, Inspection, and MetallurgyJosh Yoakam 2019_AB080: Managing IOW’s Through Integrity AnalyticsJoe Saathoff
11:30 AM – 12:05 PM 2019_AB061: Acoustic Emission On-Stream Monitoring of HTHA Cracks in a Pressure VesselSam Ternowchek 2019_AB050: Code Compliance Strategies when Converting a Large Utility to 100% Natural Gas FiringMarc Lemmons 2019_AB092: The Value of Lean in Asset Integrity ManagementJoe Saathoff
12:05 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:30 PM – 2:05 PM 2019_AB003: Standardization of NDE: How to ensure the correct NDE method and correct location is inspected every timeJeremy Brown 2019_AB027: Going Beyond Typical Failure AnalysesFrank Gareau 2019_AB018: Resources for Fixed Equipment Mechanical Integrity – Why Do We Need So Many? Past vs. PresentJohn Reynolds
2:10 PM – 2:45 PM 2019_AB009: Buried Ultrasonic Corrosion Monitoring Sensors for Midstream Asset IntegritySteve Strachen 2019_AB042: Rising Up From The Ashes – Assessing and Repairing Pressure Equipment After A FireRobert C. Dul 2019_AB013: Mobilization of the Asset Integrity ProgramRuss Davis
2:45 PM – 3:10 PM Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
3:10 PM – 3:45 PM 2019_AB012: The Importance of Post Welding Pickling for Duplext Stainless SteelRichard Samson-Ovia 2019_AB094: “Staying Sharp” The Importance of Continuing Education (Part 1)Joel Amato & Eben Creaser 2019_AB041: The Effects of Buttering on In-service WeldingMorgan Dull
3:50 PM – 4:25 PM 2019_AB064: Valve Manufacturing: Inconsistencies between Common Practices and Code RequirementsAli Abari 2019_AB094: “Staying Sharp” The Importance of Continuing Education (Part 2)Joel Amato & Eben Creaser 2019_AB057: Waveform Controlled Gas Metal Arc Welding for Weld Metal OverlayDarren Barborak
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM Town Hall Meeting Town Hall Meeting Town Hall Meeting
Friday Room 301 Room 303 (Main) Room 305
8:05 AM – 8:40 AM 2019_AB001: Root Cause Analysis Made Simple – Driving Bottom Line Improvements by Preventing One Failure at a TimeSusan Lubell 2019_AB037: Damage Control – Managing the Damage Caused by Power Plant CyclingPamela Hamblin 2019_AB088: Advanced Ultrasonic Corrosion mapping comparison through timePhillipe Rioux
8:45 AM – 9:20 AM 2019_AB043: Sweet to Sour Service Assessments for Fixed Process EquipmentDaryl Foley 2019_AB029: Application of LIDAR for Improved Piping Integrity AssessmentsStan Rosinski 2019_AB006: Fitness-for-Service Case Studies in HTHA EquipmentRyan Jones
9:25 AM – 10:00 AM 2019_AB070: Case Study-Failure Analysis of a Pressure Vessel under Cyclic Regime using a Fracture Mechanics ApproachJorge Perez 2019_AB093: Grade 91 and Grade 22 High Energy Piping Fitness-for-Service IssuesMarvin Cohn 2019-AB007: Ammonia Fleet Wide HTHA Risk Assessment by Latest MethodologiesMichael Nugent
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Brunch Brunch Brunch
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Keynote Speaker – Howard Matthews: Power Production’s Journey Through Operational Excellence and Quality Management Systems Keynote Speaker – Howard Matthews: Power Production’s Journey Through Operational Excellence and Quality Management Systems Keynote Speaker – Howard Matthews: Power Production’s Journey Through Operational Excellence and Quality Management Systems
12:05 PM – 1:00 PM Awards & Recognition Presentation Awards & Recognition Presentation Awards & Recognition Presentation