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In honor of Engineers' Week, the Rockland Chapter of NYSSPE and the Lower Hudson Valley Branch of ASCE have rescheduled the 2 PDH lecture to March 25th which will include the following:


Time:      Monday, March 25, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
                        Light Dinner:   6:00 PM 6:30 PM
                        Presentations:    6:30 PM 9:00 PM
Location:     Besso Room at the Palisades Center Mall, 1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack, NY  10994

Cost:            The fee will be $30 for the presentation, dinner, and networking opportunities.  Please register online  at https://Registration.RocklandNSPE.com.  Registrations will not be accepted via telephone or e-mail.  All payments should be brought to the event (not mailed in advance).

If you have any questions, please leave a voicemail at 845-634-5307 or e-mail President@RocklandNSPE.com.

We look forward to seeing you at the event!



Orange and Rockland Utilities Gas Distribution Overview

The Rockland Chapter of NYSSPE will be hosting a 1 PDH lecture by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. entitled Gas Distribution Overview.

Date:  March 20, 2019

Time:  7:30 AM to 8:30 AM  * Note lecture will start promptly at 7:30 AM *

Location:       Rockland County Sewer District No. 1

4 Route 340

Orangeburg, NY  10962

Michael Turanchik, Section Manager of Gas Engineering for Orange & Rockland Utilities, Inc,. will provide an overview of the O&R gas distribution system. The O&R service area has approximately 135,000 gas customers in New York, with 1,876 miles of gas mains. The presentation will describe the gas distribution system and O&R Capital Projects and discuss Utility Industry Challenges and Opportunities.

Michael Turanchik has 30 years of utility gas engineering and operational experience, including 6 years with Orange & Rockland Utilities and 24 years with Con Edison. His experience includes gas system planning, gas supply, gas transmission and station design, gas measurement and SCADA, and Liquefied Natural Gas Plant Operations.

The cost of the event will be $12/person for Rockland Chapter NYSSPE members, and $25/person for non-Rockland Chapter members.  All payments should be made payable to Rockland Chapter NYSSPE, and will be accepted at the door.