RECORDED Webinar– Part 1: Electric and Communication Line Joint Use... Getting it Right!

  • 13 Sep 2019
  • 10:00 AM (CDT)
  • 13 Sep 2020
  • 11:30 AM (CDT)
  • Online - You will receive a link and access code.

Registration

  • For Corporate Gold Members ONLY: This is a flat fee for up to 10 employees. First employee is listed as the primary registrant, the remaining four will be listed as guests, in order to receive the whole group price.
  • For Corporate Silver Members ONLY: This is a flat fee for up to 5 employees. First employee is listed as the primary registrant, the remaining four will be listed as guests, in order to receive the whole group price.
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  • You pay your already discounted price for 3 webinars and get the 4th for free. You MUST register for each webinar you choose, and will be given a code to use upon registration. This will verify that you already paid.
  • You pay for 3 webinars and get the 4th for free. You MUST register for each webinar you choose, and will be given a code to use upon registration. This will verify that you already paid.

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Utility LDPros Webinar Series

Part 1
Electric and Communication Line

Joint-Use... Getting it Right!

Thursday September 12, 2019 10:00-11:30 AM CDT

The Association for Utility Line Design Professionals (UtilityLDPros) is offering this in-depth webinar series to help utility line design professionals recognize the need for improvement in the processes and practices used for joint-use overhead and underground electric and communication line design. The webinar leaders will describe proven management and engineering “best practices” which, with proper application, can result in line designs that are safer, more reliable, and in compliance with the requirements of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) and professional engineering laws and regulations.


Webinar Features:

  • Up-to-date information
  • Real-time survey questions and participant Q&A
  • Practical examples of joint-use installations
  • Actionable recommendations to improve your joint-use practice

Webinar Highlights:

  • What is utility line joint-use and why is it desirable?
  • What are the significant trends in joint-use today?
  • What are the rights and obligations of pole owners?
  • What are the rights and obligations of attaching parties?
  • Who is responsible for NESC violations and other non-conforming installations?
  • What should be done to ensure NESC compliance?
  • What are some best practices for joint-use management and engineering?

Webinar Content:


Part 1, September  12

Joint-Use Benefits, Trends, Regulation and
Management Best Practices

  • Utility line joint-use: What it is…why it is desirable 
  • Industry trends in joint-use
  • The regulatory structure for joint-use utility lines 
  •  Common issues and risks with joint-use
  •  Management best practices in joint-use
  •  Elements of effective joint-use agreements and processes

Part 2, September  26   (CLICK TO REGISTER)

Joint-Use Engineering, Technical Best Practices
and NESC Compliance

  • Engineering principles and ethics in joint-use
  • Technical best practices in joint-use
  • Engineering design guides
  • Construction standards drawings and specifications
  • Overhead conductor/cable design, sag-tension specification and installation, design documentation.
  • Overhead structure loading analysis and documentation
  • Overhead joint-use electric supply and communication line components and characteristics (including antennas)
  • Compliance with NESC clearance & spacing requirements
  • Compliance with NESC strength requirements
  • Compliance with NESC burial and separation requirements
    (Part 3 – Underground lines)
  • Construction make-ready, notification, installation/modification, and records management best practices


Webinar Leaders:


Ted Dimberio, P.E. has 40 years of experience in distribution line design and has worked for rural electric cooperatives and consulting firms. He is currently a private business owner, President and CFO of Utility Line Design and President of Line Design University.  He has worked in all capacities of distribution line design that include field staking, supervision, management, and consulting. Ted has a vision to enhance distribution line design by incorporating engineering software, best practice and engineering ethics.



R. John Miner, P.E. is an accomplished executive manager, engineer, educator and consultant with over 45 years of experience in the utility industry. He is President and owner of Collaboration Unlimited and Collaborative Learning, Inc. since 1995 and has worked as a management consultant since 1987, providing services to clients in the electric, water, wastewater and communications utility industries.  He lives and works out of Austin, Texas and Cedar, Michigan.


Webinar Registration Options: 

Individual Pricing:
Non-Member Cost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $110
Buy 3 webinars - Get 1 FREE . . . . . . . $330

Member Cost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$  90
Member Buy 3 Get 1 FREE
. . . . . . . . . .  $270

Corporate Member Pricing:

Silver - up to 5 registrants  . . . . . . . . . . . . $300

Gold - up to 10 registrants . . . . . . . . . . . . $500

 
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