Events

Past events

501F Users Group Conference 2017

February 19 — February 23, 2017

UniversalAET's Jeff Adkins will be exhibiting in Booth# 25 on Monday, February 20th, 2017 at the 501F Users Group Conference being held at the Peppermill Reno in Reno, NV.

The 501F Users Group provides an open forum through conferences and technological aids, to the Owners/Operators of 501F generator systems for effective communication, discussion, and information dissemination regarding the operation, maintenance, inspection, troubleshooting, and repair of such systems to maximize equipment performance and reliability.

POWER-GEN International 2016 - Booth 2042

December 13 — December 15, 2016

Join UniversalAET during POWER-GEN International 2016 in Orlando, Fla. Dec. 13-15 at the Orange County Convention Center. We will be exhibiting our custom clean air and silencing solutions for the power gen industry at booth 2042.

In addition to exhibiting, one of our lead engineers with more than 25 years' experience, Jason E. Dorgan, is presenting on the high temperature effects on externally insulated exhaust systems Dec. 13 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the gas turbine technologies I – performance improvement and optimization.

To read more about the presentation, access the abstract here.

As the world's largest power generation event, POWER-GEN International is the industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies and issues facing the generation sector. More than 1,400 companies from all sectors of the industry exhibit each year to benefit from the exposure to more than 20,000 attendees. Displaying a wide variety of products and services, POWER-GEN International represents a horizontal look at the industry with key emphasis on new solutions and innovations for the future.

Beloit Job Fair hosted by UniversalAET

November 14, 10:00 am — November 14, 2016, 7:00 pm

Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies is hosting a job fair!

10 OPEN 2nd SHIFT WELDER POSITIONS

On-the-Spot Interviews!

When: Monday, November 14th
10:00am - 1:00pm
4:00pm - 7:00pm

Where: Ironworks Hotel
500 Pleasant Street
Beloit, WI

Bring your resume or fill out an application.

Universal AET provides engineered acoustic, emissions and filtration solutions for various markets. Universal employs over 450 employees globally, offers robust benefit packages and annual bonus program to all employees.

GE 7EA Users Group Annual Conference

November 1 — November 3, 2016

Universal AET will be exhibiting in Booth #71 at the 2016 GE 7EA Users Group Annual Conference being held on November 1 - 3 at the Hershey Lodge Convention Center in Hershey, PA.

At this conference, knowledge will be shared when discussing and analyzing best practices of combined-cycle, simple-cycle, and cogeneration plants for:   

  • Operations
  • Maintenance
  • Engineering
  • Constructions

Types of topics covered include:     

  •         Discussion of failures and problems (R-1/S-1 Clashing reports continue)      
  •         Repair facility successes and challenges      
  •         Things you can do to reduce cost         
    • extend outage interval
    • improve performance
    • increase reliability
  •         Controls and Auxiliaries--problems and upgrades      
  •         Open forum discussion of the 7EA units covering from starting motor to and including the exciter      
  •         Meet the people you have interfaced with or read about on the 7EA Users Group Message board      
  •         Important networking with other users to improve your operation--help in emergencies

7x24 Exchange 2016 Fall Conference

October 23 — October 26, 2016

Mark Gibson, Universal AET's Business Development Manager for our Enclosures team, will be attending the 7x24 Exchange Fall Conference being held on October 23 - 26 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, AZ.

The 7x24 Exchange is the Premier Data Center Conference. This conference is designed for anyone involved with 7x24 infrastructures – IT, data center, disaster recovery, cyber security and network/ telecommunication managers, computer technologists, facility or building managers, supervisors and engineers. Vendors, consultants, or anyone concerned with uninterrupted access to critical information also will find the conference of value.

Gas Machinery Conference (GMRC)

October 2 — October 5, 2016

Universal AET's Paul Chytka & Bill Grace will be exhibiting in Booth #210 at the GMRC Gas Machinery Conference being held on October 2 - 5 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO.

The GMRC Gas Machinery Conference provides three days of technical training and presentations, presented by the industry's leading subject matter experts. The conference includes a vendor exhibit showcasing the latest equipment, technology and services.

Educational sessions and networking opportunities are valuable for design engineers, facility engineers, technicians and others, with an emphasis on the operation, maintenance, and testing of gas compression machinery.

Siemens F,G & H Technology Conference

September 18 — September 19, 2016

Universal AET's Dustin Carlson, Jeff Adkins & Antonio Duran will be attending & exhibiting at the 2016 Siemens Customer Conference for F,G & H Technology being held at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, FL on September 18th & 19th.

CTOTF 41st Annual Fall 2016 Conference & Tradeshow

September 11 — September 15, 2016

Universal AET will be exhibiting in Booth# 83 at the upcoming CTOTF 41st Annual Fall 2016 Conference & Tradeshow being held at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA from September 11th - 15th. The Vendor Fair will be taking place on the evening of Monday, September 12th from 5:30pm-8:30pm.

The CTOTF™ is a membership organization of combustion turbine owners/operators ("Users").  The organization's user-defined mission continues to be the premier forum for the exchange of information and experiences related to the design, operations and maintenance of combustion turbine and combined cycle power plants, and to provide a collective voice for its members to express issues and concerns to the combustion turbine industry.

GRU 17th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament

August 27, 2016

Universal's Jeff Adkins & Mike Busack will be a sponsor & participate in the 17th Annual GRU Benefit Golf Tournament on Saturday, August 27th at Ironwood Golf Course in Gainesville, FL.

Proceeds benefit Williams Elementary School in East Gainesville.

Gainesville Regional Utilities, known as GRU, is a multi-service utility owned by the City of Gainesville.  They are the 5th largest municipal electric utility in Florida.

V Users' Conference - Siemens V84

June 20 — June 23, 2016

UniversalAET will be exhibiting at the V Users' Conference being held on June 20-23 at the Hilton in Orlando FL.

The V Users' Conference is held to provide an open forum through conferences and technological aids, to the Owners/Operators of Siemens V generator systems for effective communication, discussion, and information dissemination regarding the operation, maintenance, inspection, troubleshooting, and repair of such systems to maximize equipment performance and reliability.

Frame 6 Users Group Conference

June 13 — June 16, 2016

UniversalAET will be exhibiting in Booth #34 at the Frame 6 Users Group Conference being held on June 13-16 at the PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.  The Vendor Fair will be taking place on the evening of Tuesday, June 14th.

The Frame 6 Users Group exists to provide members an open forum for dialogue and exchange of information to improve operational and maintenance practices related to General Electric Frame 6 series combustion turbines, and to act as a focal group to interface with the manufacturer to address generic issues with the Frame 6 fleet.

NAES O&M Managers Conference 2016

May 17, 2016

UniversalAET will be exhibiting at the Vendor Fair & Reception for the NAES O&M Managers Conference being held on Tuesday, May 17th at the Hyatt French Quarter in New Orleans, LA.

NAES is an independent services company dedicated to optimizing the performance of energy facilities across the power generation, oil & gas and petrochemical industries.

Gas Power Generation Conference 2016

May 17 — May 18, 2016

UniversalAET will be attending the Gas Power Generation Conference being held on May 17-18 at the Ritz Carlton in downtown Charlotte NC.

Gas Power is coming to Charlotte, NC to provide an overview of the current U.S. natural gas power generation industry and deal partly with the departure from coal to natural gas power generation and the implications and constraints of regulatory impacts. The conference will bring together senior industry figures within the U.S. power industry to discuss the most pertinent issues facing the Natural Gas-fired Generation.

Kinder Morgan Supplier Showcase

May 10 — May 12, 2016

UniversalAET will be exhibiting at the Kinder Morgan Supplier Showcase in Booth #175 from May 10-12 at Hilton Americas in Houston TX.

Kinder Morgan is the largest midstream and third largest energy company in North America with an enterprise value of approximately $130 billion.  Kinder Morgan is challenged to seek the greatest value for its corporate dollar.  Supplier Showcase is a Kinder Morgan-sponsored supplier trade fair to bring together key suppliers with Kinder Morgan decision makers.  The events include a golf tournament, reception, and lunch with Kinder Morgan CEO Steve Kean.

Gas Processors Association Convention

April 10 — April 13, 2016

UniversalAET will be attending the 2016 GPA Convention in New Orleans.

The GPA Convention is where midstream meets. For more than nine decades, GPA has led the midstream industry in research, technology, setting and adopting standards for natural gas and natural gas liquids, and more recently, working with legislators and regulators to represent the industry at state and federal levels. 

Each year, the GPA Convention brings together more than 2,000 professionals involved in natural gas gathering, compression, treating, processing, storage and marketing, and natural gas liquids fractionation, transportation, storage and marketing, all with the common interest of meeting about – and making a difference in – midstream matters.

CTOTF User Conference

April 3 — April 7, 2016

Universal will be attending the upcoming CTOTF User Conference in St. Augustine, FL.

W501F/G User Conference

February 22, 2016

Universal will be exhibiting at the upcoming W501F/G User Conference in San Antonio, TX.

The 501F User Group's mission is to provide an open forum through conferences and technological aids, to the Owners/Operators of 501F generator systems for effective communication, discussion, and information dissemination regarding the operation, maintenance, inspection, troubleshooting, and repair of such systems to maximize equipment performance and reliability.

Gas Electric Partnership Conference 2016

February 3 — February 4, 2016

The principal focus of the Gas/Electric Partnership is planning of gas/liquids infrastructure from the wellhead through transmission, with emphasis on compression facilities. Gas pipeline interfaces with power are especially important where electricity is used to drive compressors and gas is supplied for power generation.

Universal will be attending the 2016 Gas Electric Partnership Conference in Houston, TX.