Meeting Thursday, March 24, 2016 in Roanoke. .
Generator Paralleling Concepts
First Robotics teams are competing again this weekend. Because it is Easter, the competition is Friday and Saturday. this is the Central VA event.
There will be live streaming at the event on Friday & Saturday. Salem HS Spartans will not be there, but James River Knights will, team #3939.
The link: https://livestream.com/LeeHartman/[livestream.com]
Roanoke Territory Manager
Vice President of Sales
Senerator Paralleling Concepts & Implementation
This talk introduces generator paralleling and the basic concepts of paralleling engine-generators to form larger power systems. It Emphasizes paralleling controls for load sharing (real and reactive power), synchronization and protection of paralleled systems. Control integration, elimination of serial reliability paths and the advantages of parallel power systems over traditional single engine-generator solutions are also discussed.
Will Vagts is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College with a B.A. in Economics. He has 7 years of experience
in electrical distribution with a focus in commercial and industrial construction.
Will is a member of the
New Generation Blue Ridge Rotary Club as well as WRABA (Williamson Road Area Business Association,
Vice President of Sales specilaizes in large kW generator units out of our Richmond,
VA location. Lee is a graduate of Old Dominion University with a degree in Mechanical
Engineering and has an MBA from the University of Richmond. In addition to his various
professional accomplishments, he has a black belt in martial arts.
Report from Salem HS First Robotics Team
The Salem HS team has has competed in two qualification matches so far in 2016.
Visit their website for an update on their progress: www.shsrobotics.us.
Learn more about the First Robotics program here: http://www.virginiafirst.org/frc
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Social: 6:30 PM
Dinner: 6:45 PM
Presentation: 7:30 PM
Members and Guests: $20, Students $10
Let us know if you have special dietary restrictions (vegetarian, dairy or gluten allergy, etc.)
Holiday Inn, Roanoke
3315 Ordway Drive
Roanoke VA 24017
Directions to Holiday Inn, Roanoke:
From I-581 take exit 3W Hershberger Rd.
Turn right at the first traffic light (near WDBJ-7 studios & Zaxby's) onto Ordway Drive.
Continue past Big Lots. The Holiday Inn is on the right.
Reservations: Please RSVP by 5 PM, Tuesday March 22. Please specify the number of attendees and any dietary restrictions. Please RSVP to George Williams, Vice-Chairman, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Credit: One continuing education credit will be awarded for attending this presentation