December Technical Seminar (HRATEC)


DATE: December 20, 2017
LOCATION: Russo’s Spazio Westport – Garden Room
12031 Lackland Rd, St. Louis, MO 63146

Early Registration (By 5pm Wednesday 12/13/17):
$125 for chapter members*
*when chapter dues paid
$175 for non-members

Late Registration (After 12/13/17):
$200 for chapter and non-members

Payment Types: Check on arrival, or online payment with credit card.

EVENT SUMMARY (Updated 12/13/2017):

Registration & Hot Breakfast – 7:00 AM– 7:30 AM
Announcements & Hot Breakfast – 7:30 AM– 7:40 AM
Session #1 – 7:40 AM – 9:40 AM
Test, Adjust, and Balance Technical Session (Part 1 of 3)
Break – 9:40 AM – 9:45 AM
Session #2 – 9:45 AM– 11:45 AM
Test, Adjust, and Balance Technical Session (Part 2 of 3)
Break / Lunch Buffet Setup – 11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Session #3 & Lunch – 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Test, Adjust, and Balance Technical Session (Part 3 of 3)
Break – 2:00 PM–  2:05 PM
Session #4 – 2:05 PM – 4:05 PM
Cooling Plant Low Delta T Syndrome
Social Hour, Sponsored by Victaulic – 4:05 PM – 5:00 PM

The Test, Adjust, and Balance (TAB) technical sessions taught by John Hamilton (TABB) and Duane Smith (NEMI) will cover TAB fundamentals for air and hydronic systems.

The Cooling Plant Low Delta T Syndrome sessions will be taught by Julian deBullet (deBullet Consulting is a Carrier Environmental Consultant).  This presentation will discuss prevention, root cause, and tips on solving low delta T issues.

John Hamilton is the Chief Operating Officer of the Testing, Adjusting, and Balancing Bureau (TABB).  John has more than 25 years in the construction industry and is directly involved in the development of TABB training criteria that is used by our Local 36 Sheetmetal Workers.

Duane Smith is the Director of Training for the National Energy Management Institute (NEMI).  NEMI is a not-for-profit organization that was created in 1981 to identify and develop educational opportunities for SMACNA and other organizations.

Julian deBullet is the President of deBullet Consulting.  He is an ASHRAE distinguished lecturer and has more than 40 years of experience in the HVAC industry and presenting on behalf of Carrier.


Everyone must register even if you have paid local dues.

ONLINE: Click on hyperlink below or copy and paste the URL into your browser:

Please make sure that you fill in all the information requested, press ‘submit’ and then complete the form to the point where you hit ‘confirm’.

PHONE: Must be called into 314-925-4818, no later than noon, on Friday 12/15/17. This number is in operation 24 hours a day.

CANCELLATION: You may cancel up to 8:00am on Tuesday 12/19/17. If not canceled by this point, no refunds will be given.  Cancellation must be by phone or e-mail; no cancellations will be accepted via website.  All cancellations are subject to a $50 fee.

PDH CERTIFICATES: Will be emailed to attendees at email used for registration.  This seminar is worth 7 PDH credits in Missouri.