may, 2017

23mayAll Day24Mechanics Conference3799 HWY 82 Glenwood Sprgs, CO

Event Details

Mechanics Conference 2017

Mechanics Conference



Tuesday & Wednesday

May 23 & 24, 2017


Holy Cross Energy

3799 Highway 82, Glenwood Springs, CO



Tues:   9:00am – 4:30pm

Wed:   8:00am – 12:00pm



The cost of this course has been paid by the Colorado Electric Educational Institute and the Operations/Engineering education fund.


Lunch and dinner will be provided on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.


To Register:

Contact Jen Hight at the CREA office

(303) 455-2700 ext. 700

or e-mail at


Hotel reservations can be made at the Marriott Courtyard, 105 Wilfsohn Rd, Glenwood Springs.        (970) 947-1300.  Ask for the CREA rate ($134)


Registration Deadline:

May 5, 2017

A minimum of 10 people must be registered for the course to be held. A letter will be sent to all participants confirming their registration in the course.


Tuesday, May 23, 2017


8:45am                           Introduction and welcome

                                       Dale Kishbaugh, CREA


9:00am – 11:00am       ABS Truck and Trailer

Instructor: Andre Capritta, Meritor


11:00am – 11:15am     Break


11:15am – 12:00pm      RESAP/Welding Areas Review

Presenter: Angelea Meyer,

Colorado Rural Electric Association


12:00pm – 1:00pm       Lunch


1:00pm – 2:00pm         Highway and Transportation Safety

Presenter: Trooper Dale Kettle,                           Colorado State Patrol


2:00pm – 2:15pm         Break


2:15pm – 4:30pm         Diesel Aftertreatment Diagnosis

Instructor: Kevin Elliott,                             McCandless Trucking


4:30pm                          Adjourn


6:00pm                          Dinner,   Glenwood Canyon Brewing Co. 402 7th Street, Glenwood Spgs,


Wednesday, May 24, 2017


8:00am – 10:00am       Interfacing with Electronics and Hydraulics

*Bonus: Gelcoat and Fiberglass                discussion

Instructor: Tim Petrishen, Altec


10:00am – 10:15am      Break


10:15am – 12:00pm      Roundtable Discussions


12:00pm                         Adjourn



Colorado Rural Electric Association       Colorado Electric Educational Institute




may 23 (Tuesday) - 24 (Wednesday)


Holy Cross Energy

3799 HWY 82 Glenwood Sprgs, CO

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