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marcus evans

October 02, 2014 11:01 ET

Generating Superior Asset Management and Maintenance Strategies to Maximize Production

marcus evans O&M Series Invites Heads of Plant Management, Maintenance, and Operations From Combined Cycle Plants to Share Best Practices for Strengthening Plant Performance and Reducing Asset Fatigue

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 2, 2014) - marcus evans, the leader in Operations & Maintenance meetings for Power Plants, will host the 2nd Annual Combined Cycle Operations & Maintenance Conference, January 21-23, 2015 in Orlando, FL. Operational maintenance costs are growing and plant lifetime is decreasing by the day. By persistently improving upon a comprehensive safety plan and integrating training programs for the new generation of employees, plants' long-term durability will strengthen.

From January 21-23, 2015 in Orlando, the 2nd Annual Combined Cycle O&M meeting will be driven by case studies that will tackle the topics mentioned above, as well as cycling fatigue, and incorporating inspection and surveillance data within the plant.

Attending this plant level meeting will enable you to:

  • Address methods to reduce asset damage and fatigue with Calpine
  • Explore computerized monitoring systems and innovative technology with Duke Energy
  • Prepare for outages to strengthen plant performance with Ontario Power Generation
  • Analyze gas turbine maintenance strategies with NRG Energy

The January conference will showcase the latest innovative practices from the top individuals in the combined cycle O&M community. The list of speakers for this peer-driven meeting for O&M includes:
Greg McAuley
, VP - Technical Services, Outage Services Group, Calpine
Bernie Cook, Director Maintenance & Diagnostics Technical Programs, Duke Energy
Paul Risse, Senior Vice President of Power Supply, Chugach Electric Association
Tim Hevrin, Plant Manager, Sabine Cogeneration

This conference adds to the list of annual meetings in the marcus evans O&M Series, including the annual Hydro Plant Maintenance & Reliability Conference and Outage Management for Power Plants Conference.

For more information on this conference & to get a complete list of speakers or sessions, visit the conference website or email Tyler Kelch, Marketing & PR Coordinator at

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