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Iron & Steel Preservation Conference and Workshop

May 18 - May 20, 2016


Lansing, MI

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Lansing Community College

Lansing Community College

Conference: May 18th & 19th $375.00

Workshop: May 20th $175.00

Space is limited. Register early.

Contact Vern Mesler at meslerv@gmail.com or (517) 614-9868 with any questions

 

 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 (Conference Day 1)

8:00am to 12:30pm: Technical presentations followed by lunch with luncheon speaker.

1:30pm to 5:15pm: Tour of Purdue’s Bowen Lab, Tour of Purdue’s S-BRITE Center

Thursday, May 19, 2016 (Conference Day 2)

8:00am to 12:30pm: Technical presentations followed by lunch with luncheon speaker.

1:30pm to 5:15pm: Demonstrations of industrial processes used in industry today (at Bowen Lab):

  • Electric arc welding processes
  • Braze welding for cast iron
  • Flame straightening demonstrations
  • Shop riveting with hydraulic riveter
  • Field riveting with field riveting hammer

Friday, May 20, 2016 (Workshop)

8:00am to 12:00pm: Hands-on participation in repair, rehabilitation and restoration of metals (at Bowen Lab):

  • Electric arc welding processes
  • Braze welding for cast iron
  • Flame straightening demonstrations
  • Shop riveting with a hydraulic riveter
  • Cutting processes: Oxygen Fuel and Air Carbon Arc
  • Field riveting with a field riveting hammer
  • Return to hotel for lunch

Lincoln Electric local technical support staff will demonstrate the flux and metal cored arc welding processes and answer any questions related to the repair, rehabilitation, and restoration of metals.


Continuing Education Units (CEU) and/or Professional Development Hours (PDH) are available for participants in this Conference & Workshop. In addition, a certificate of completion will be issued to those attending and participating in the Conference & Workshop activities.

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Organizer

Vern Mesler
Phone:
(517) 614-9868
Email:
Website:
https://axiom.lcc.edu/wconnect/ace/home.htm

Venue

Lansing Community College
610 N Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933 United States
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Phone:
(517) 614-9868
Website:
https://axiom.lcc.edu/wconnect/ace/home.htm
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training
645 University Parkway
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Email: ncptt[at]nps.gov
Phone: (318) 356-7444
Fax: (318) 356-9119