April 2014

MED Spring Seminar & Tour 2014: Vancouver Convention Centre, 3D Printing.

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please contact [email protected] for space availability. Thank you.
Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014
Time: Seminar/Presentations from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Tour times starting at 8:00 AM. For other tour times please see description.
Location: Vancouver Convention Centre, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Various
Credit: 3.0 Professional Development Hours
Cost: $85
MED Spring Seminar & Tour 2014: Vancouver Convention Centre, 3D Printing.

The Municipal Engineers Division is providing a broad range of programs in this morning seminar happening Thursday, April 3rd at the Vancouver Convention Centre (VCC). We are offering three tour times starting at 8:00 AM; 11:00 AM or 12:00 (noon).  Presentations will take place between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Groups of 20 will take a rare behind the scenes tour of the Vancouver Convention Centre exploring this architectural landmark and its green technology. This seminar and tour will include:

• A demonstration of 3D printing technology
• Central Plant – Chillers, Pumps, Heat Exchangers (water and steam)
• Black Water Treatment Plant, including Reverse Osmosis Salt Water Recovery unit
• Sea Water Island – Pumps, Filtration related to building cooling, no cooling towers
• 25K West Mechanical Room – Main HVAC Distribution for the facility
Topics will also include large infrastructure affecting municipalities.  Representatives from Neenah Foundry will also be on site displaying the latest in cast infrastructure.   Each tour is one hour and limited to 20 registrants.  A total of 60 may take the tour. 

Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014.

- Seminar from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
- Tour #1 at 8:00 AM; Tour #2 at 11:00 AM; Tour #3 at 12:00 (noon). 
- Lunch extends from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM to accommodate the lunch time tours.

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver BC.
(Exact meet up spot will be e-mailed to registered attendees closer to the event date).

Cost: $85.

Registration: When registering online, please indicate your preferred tour time a) Tour #1 from 8:00 AM-9:00 AM; b) Tour #2 from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM; or c) Tour # 3 from 12:00 PM-1:00 PM.

Credit: 3.0 Professional Development Hours

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