Agenda

SCHEDULE

Subject to slight modifications.
Day 1
Sep 16 2019
Day 2
Sep 17 2019
Day 3
Sep 18 2019
Day 4
Sep 19 2019

Suggested Arrival

Plan to arrive Monday evening
7:00 - 8:00

Breakfast

BWF Overview

Company Overview
Jeremy Borgman

Introductions

Presenter and Attendee Introductions
Matt Devitt

Terms & Definitions

A review of the terminology that will be used during the course. Assures everyone starts on the same page. Their will be interactive exercises so the group can visualize several...
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Matt Devitt

Regulatory Status

Trinity Consultants’, Branden Barry and Mike Remsberg, will be addressing the current regulatory status and operational realities related to emissions and controls of particulate matter.  Their discussion will focus on...
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Mike Remsberg, PE
Branden Barry, PE

Dust Collector System – Hoods

How to properly design a dust collection hood, and Why a poorly designed hood impacts a Dust Collector.
Andy Winston
12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH BREAK

Dust Collector System – Duct Work

Once Dust is collected at the Hood, it must be transported to the Baghouse.  The importance of optimized transport ducting is discussed.
Matt Devitt

Pulse Jet Dust Collectors

Proper design, operation, control and monitoring of pulse jet dust collectors. All components of the dust collector will be discussed and how they function.
Matt Devitt

Pulse Jet Dust Collectors Cont.

Proper design, operation, control and monitoring of pulse jet dust collectors. All components of the dust collector will be discussed and how they function.
Matt Devitt
15:45 - 16:00

QUESTIONS

7:00 - 8:00

Breakfast

Reverse Air Dust Collectors

Proper design Operation control and monitoring of pulse jet dust collectors. All components of the dust collector will be discussed and how they function.
Matt Devitt

Fans & Material Handling

Discuss the Fan’s impact on a dust collector, and how to use the Fan Affinity Laws.  Also air-lock devices and equipment for removing material from the dust collector.
Matt Devitt

Controls & Monitoring

How controls affect filter bag life and operation. What to monitor and why. Why is the information we get from monitoring important.
Nate Litmer

Filter Bags & Accessories

Fabric basics and selection guide will be covered in this section. Why certain fabrics are used in the different applications. Proper filter bag design and how all the accessories are...
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Nate Litmer
12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH BREAK

Pleated Filters

Where to Use, When to Use, and Why to Use at Pleated Filter are discussed in this section.
John Falk

Dust Collector Maintenance

Discussion of Best Practices and how to develop a sound maintenance program. What should be inspected and why. What intervals should components of the dust collector be changed and why....
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Matt Devitt
15:45 - 16:00

QUESTIONS

7:00 - 8:00

Breakfast

Rebuilds & Conversions

What are the options if you have a reverse air or plenum pulse dust collector. When does it make sense to rebuild or convert rather than replace.
Matt Devitt

Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Pulse Jet, Reverse Air, Plenum Pulse, and Shaker Collectors are covered.  As well as how to use troubleshooting questions to create a preventive maintenance program.
Matt Devitt
12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Break

16:00

Adjourn

Suggested Departure

Plan to depart Thursday evening or Friday morning

Speakers

Matt Devitt

Technical Services Director

Nate Litmer

Sales Manager

Andy Winston

Industry Manager

John Stone

Regional Manager – Northeast Region

John Falk

VP Sales & Product Management, iFIL

Mike Remsberg, PE

Trinity Consultants

Branden Barry, PE

Trinity Consultants