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9/1/2016 Press Release

Natural Gas Measurement Personnel Welcome to Attend MEA’s Measurement Excellence Course

Natural Gas Measurement Personnel Welcome to Attend MEA’s Measurement Excellence Course

MEA’s Measurement Excellence Course provides an overview of the principles of natural gas measurement and is intended as a fundamental and basic instruction in measurement or as prerequisite for some manufacturers hands-on training schools. Field crews and natural gas measurement technicians are invited to attend October 3-6, 2016. New this year, MEA’s Measurement Excellence Course will be held at the MEA Training Center in Bloomington, MN.

Speakers and presenters for the October course come from the following companies: Nelson Technologies, Sensus, Itron, GE Oil & Gas, Elster Gas, Black Hills Corporation, and Vectren. Topics will include:

  •         Physical properties of natural gas
  •         Fundamentals of regulators -pilot operated with hands-on
  •         Fundamentals of turbo meters & tear down - with hands-on
  •         Measurement with diaphragm meters includes hands-on
  •         Measurement with rotary meters includes hands-on
  •         Measurement with turbine meters includes hands-on
  •         Electronic volume correctors with hands-on
  •         Overview of meters

Attendees can earn 2.0 CEU’s as MEA is an authorized IACET provider. For event information contact Sandy Driscoll at (651) 289-9600 x119 or sandyd (at) midwestenergy (dot) org or visit > events to register.

About MEA:
MEA serves the people that deliver electricity and natural gas to homes and business. MEA (Midwest ENERGY Association) was founded as a trade association over 100 years ago by distribution utilities, whose vision was to improve safety and efficiency. Today, energy delivery companies around the globe benefit from MEA's industry learning seminars, operations summits, and other events. Members collaborated to develop EnergyU, the world's premier online training and testing system for energy delivery companies.