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PHMSA TQ Seminar

AGA PHMSA TQ Code & Compliance Seminar

August 20-21, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton, Little Rock, AR

The AGA PHMSA TQ Regulations & Code Compliance Seminar is set for August 20-21, 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Little Rock, AR. The Arkansas Gas Association works with PHMSA TQ instructors, the Arkansas Public Service Commission, and the Arkansas Oil & Gas Commission to bring the PHMSA TQ Regulation & Code Compliance Seminar to those in the natural gas industry in Arkansas. This seminar is only held once every three years, so we hope you'll join us for a refresher with updates & new information. 

Have questions about the seminar? Contact the AGA today!

AGA Office

P: (225) 767-7640  |  F: (225) 767-7648  |  AGA@tatmangroup.com

PO Box 82531, Baton Rouge, LA 70884

Book Your Stay

Join us at our host hotel, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, located in beautiful downtown Little Rock, AR. To reserve your room, call (800) 222-8733 and let them know you are with the AGA Conference. The AGA discounted rate of $139/night is available through July 31, 2019. Don't wait - reserve today!

Register as an Attendee

Attendee registration includes breakfasts, lunches, and full access to the Seminar. At $150 for members and $25 for guests, it's a no brainer! Hope to see you there! To register, complete the form linked below (page 4). Please submit 1 form per attendee.

Exhibit at the Seminar

Get in front of AGA's natural gas members! Exhibit at the 2-day seminar for just $250 (members), which includes 1 registration (breakfasts & lunches), 6' table, 2 chairs, power supply & wastebasket. To register, complete the form linked below (page 5). Please submit 1 form per attendee from your company. 

Agenda

Monday, August 19, 2019

6:00 - 11:00 PM    Exhibitor Move-in

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

6:00 - 7:30 AM     Exhibitor Move-in (Continued)

7:30 - 8:30 AM     Registration/Check-in (Light breakfast)

8:30 AM     Conference Convenes 

8:30 - 8:45 AM     Opening Remarks by Gary Looney, Arkansas Oil & Gas Commission Assistant Director

8:45 - 9:30 AM     Introduction to the Code by Gary McDonald, PHMSA Training & Qualifications

9:30 - 10:15 AM   Damage Prevention by Vincent Vickers, CenterPoint Energy Damage Prevention Supervisor

10:15 - 10:30 AM     Break

10:30 - 11:30 AM     Reporting Requirements, Part 191 by Gary McDonald, PHMSA Training & Qualifications

11:30 - 1:00 PM     Lunch with Exhibitors

1:00 - 2:00 PM     Plastic Rule Update by Gary McDonald, PHMSA Training & Qualifications

2:00 - 2:45 PM     811 Logistics & Update by Mike Gowen, Arkansas One Call

2:45 - 3:15 PM     Break

3:15 - 4:00 PM     Damage Prevention by Kyle Coggins, Black Hills Energy Damage Prevention Coordinator

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 AM     Registration/Check-in (Light breakfast)

8:30 - 8:45 AM     Opening Remarks by Gary Looney, Arkansas Oil & Gas Commission Assistant Director

8:45 - 9:30 AM     MAOP Verification by Gary McDonald, PHMSA Training & Qualifications

9:30 - 10:00 AM     Break

10:00 - 10:45 AM     Damage Prevention by Mark Haptonstall, AOG Field Technicians Manager

10:45 - 11:45 AM     Community Update by Bill Lowry, PHMSA Community Liaison

11:45 - 1:00 PM     Lunch with Exhibitors

1:00 - 1:45 PM     Arkansas Update by TBD

1:00 - 3:00 PM     Exhibitor Move-out

1:45 - 2:30 PM     PHMSA Regulation Update by Gary McDonald, PHMSA Training & Qualifications

2:30 - 4:00 PM    TBA

4:00 PM     Conference Adjourns