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Gas Control Conference

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  • 3200 Emerson Way, McKinney, TX
    Sep 21, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. -- 4-1/2 Days
- CEUs: 3.2


4-1/2 day conference demonstrating natural gas regulator in gas pressure control fundamentals. Natural Gas distribution and natural gas transmission will be emphasized.


Upon completion students will be able to:

  • determine the difference between pilot-operated and direct-operated regulators
  • assess the various methods of overpressure protection
  • correctly size relief valves and regulators for natural gas applications
  • troubleshoot a wide array of regulator topics


  • Fundamentals of Self-Operated Regulators
  • Fundamentals of Pilot-Operated Regulators
  • Unloading Style Pilots vs. Two-Path
  • Sizing and Selection of Regulators
  • Methods of Overpressure Protection
  • Monitor Methods and Sizing
  • Relief Valves Sizing and Selection
  • Pressure Factor Measurement
  • Regulator Troubleshooting
  • Failure Analysis
  • Recommended Installation Practices
  • Aerodynamic Noise Theory, Treatment Methods and Technologies
  • Regulator Olympics - 3 Troubleshooting Challenges*

*Regulator Olympics- class divided into teams to troubleshoot regulators, diagnose problems of the district station, change monitor modes, and work on commercial service regulators.


Recommended at least 1-year's experience in the field of natural gas regulators.

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Register a.s.a.p.- seating limited.