Calgary, Houston, Midwest and Ontario Chapter News
SOCIETY OF PIPING ENGINEERS AND DESIGNERS
“Promoting Excellence and Quality in Piping Design”
SPED MEETING IN CHICAGO hosted by ECE design
SPED Chicago Chapter Kickoff
Tuesday June 11
ECE Design Training Center
411 Business Center Drive, Suite 101
Mount Prospect IL 60056
Speaker: William G. Beazley, “Career Advancement in Piping Design”
Meeting is complimentary. All area pipers are invited to attend.
Chicago Chapter Sign-In, To fill it out, visit CLICK HERE
SPED Edmonton Chapter Kickoff
Tuesday, June 18 6-8 PM
Attendance is complementary, light refreshments. All Pipers welcome!
Edmonton Chapter Sign-In. To fill it out, visit Edmonton Chapter Sign-In docs.google.com
HOUSTON CHAPTER MEETING
Calling all houston-area pipers and engineers!
THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013
6:30PM – 7:30PM Meeting
At Sherlock’s Baker Street Pub & Grill
10001 Westheimer Road #2840 Houston, TX 77042 (713) 977-1857 (map)
SPED Members and Houston Area Pipers
Houston area pipers are welcome!
Check the event calendar at spedweb.com for all chapter meeting dates.
PPD CERTIFIED PIPERS – RENEW YOUR CERTIFICATION FIRST!
If you renew your certification, your SPED Membership is free of charge. There is no need to pay both renewal fees. PPD Certification renewal is $90/annual or $50/annual for employees of PPD 100% Club Member companies (see website for a list of members). SPED Membership is $70/annual for professionals, $20/annual for students and unemployed pipers or $100/annual for International pipers.
Calgary annual general business MEETING
THURSDAY, June 13, 2013
This event is complimentary to all SPED Members
Please visit http://calgary.spedweb.com/first-official-sped-calgary-agbm-13-june-2013/ for your invitation location directions, agenda details and registration information.
Keynote Speaker: Bruce Fraser, Piping Design Manager for AMEC is our keynote speaker presenting a comparison between mining and SAGD and describing the mining process from shovel to product line, hydro-transport, extraction, froth and tailings.
Presentation on Everything 3D by AVEVA’s principal consultant, Ian Piggott
A Light supper will be served compliments of SPED
The nomination period for SPED Calgary Chapter Board of Directors Officials is now closed. Thirty days hence the SPED Calgary Chapter Board Of Directors officials nominees will be elected to their volunteer official roles at this meeting.
MARK YOUR CALENDAr!
November 21, 2013
This year, the keynote speaker is John O’Brien, Focus Area Manager – Facilities, Operations & Reliability, Chevron in Houston, Texas.