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Join the VA AWWA Distribution Systems Committee for this one-day seminar focused on topics relevant to the maintenance and operation of distribution systems. Both field-level and supervisory staff will benefit from this affordable day of networking and education.
Come for a day of learning and networking featuring topics such as maintenance, safety, best practices, and new technology.
5 Hours CECs for Professional Engineers | 5 hours CPEs for Water Operators. 
This event will fill fast! Please contact event organizer for waiting list if needed. 
Schedule (subject to changes)
8:00 am
Check In & Continental Breakfast (Provided by Consolidated Pipe)
8:30-9:30 am 
Control Valves Made Easy As 1 2 3, Dave Burns - Core & Main
This course will cover all aspects of function and design of control valves in distribution systems.
9:45- 11:45 am 
Water System Hydraulics, Paula Moore & Brandon Flora - WRA
This course will cover the basics of water system hydraulics including pumping stations, storage tanks, and distribution systems.
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch (Provided by Ferguson)
1:00-2:00 pm 
Beyond the Meter: Technology to Improve Utility Decision Making, Pat Burke & Peter Hutchins - Ferguson

This course will discuss water meter technology, pressure management, leak detection, flow, and District Metered Areas.
2:15-3:15 pm
Pipe Cutting Safety, David Williams - Consolidated Pipe

This course will cover proper pipe cutting practices so everyone can go home safe at the end of the day.
3:15 pm 
Closing Remarks, Distribution Systems Committee
Registration Fees
$85     Members
$125   Non-members
$50    Small System Rate **
$35     Retiree/Students
** Small Systems are classified as a public water system serving populations under 10,000 people
Please view our Cancellation and Refund policy.   
Henrico DPU Operations Facility
10401 Woodman Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
United States of America
Cynthia Barnes


L C (Linwood) Campbell