Advanced Foundations™ Seminar:

Conveyor Design & Safety

Design, Operate, & Justify Conveyor System Improvements

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October 11 & 12, 2017 9:00 AM CST Neponset, IL

Book: Foundations™ for Conveyor Safety Traing class based on the new book Foundations™ for Conveyor Safety

$495 per person

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The expanded two-day FOUNDATIONS™ seminar is designed for executives, engineers, and safety managers concerned with improving conveyor housekeeping, safety, and productivity. This improved course builds on the FOUNDATIONS™ Advanced seminars attended by thousands over the last five years by adding global best safety practices based on Martin’s latest industry educational book, FOUNDATIONS™ for Conveyor Safety.

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Class Details

Day 1 Agenda

  • 8:30 AM Doors Open
    • Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM Opening
    • Introductions & Agenda Review
    • Price vs Cost
    • Return on Investment
  • 9:30 AM Conveyor Safety
    • Company Culture
    • Safety and Productivity
    • Conveyor Risk Analysis
  • 10:30 AM Break
  • 10:45 AM Best Practices
    • Guarding
    • Safe Work Practices
  • 12:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM Plant Tour
  • 2:00 PM Return on Safety
    • How to Measure Anything
    • Calculating the Return on Safety
  • 3:00 PM Break
  • 3:15 PM Bulk Materials
    • Fugitive Materials
    • Bulk Material Science
    • Belt Conveyor as a System
  • 4:30 PM Q&A
  • 5:00 PM Group Dinner
  • The Martin Pub & Steakhouse

Day 2 Agenda

  • 8:30 AM Doors Open
    • Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM Review of Day 1
    • Conveyor Design
    • Tail Zone
    • Load Zone
    • Belt Sealing
  • 10:00 AM Break
  • 10:15 AM Dust Control
    • Discharge Zone
    • Flow Aids
  • 12:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM Belt Cleaning
  • 2:15 PM Break
  • 2:30 PM Take-up Zone
    • Belt Tracking & Alignment
  • 3:00 PM Q&A
    • Conclusion
    • Certificates of Completion
    • Seminar Evaluation

Presenter:

R. Todd Swinderman, PE

R. Todd Swinderman, past President and CEO of Martin Engineering and principle author of Martin Engineering’s FOUNDATIONS™ book series, holds over 140 active patents. He is the editor of the 7th edition of CEMA’s world-recognized design guide for conveyors, “Belt Conveyors for Bulk Materials” and has served as President of CEMA since 2009. Todd holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois and is a Professional Engineer licensed in Florida and Illinois.

Includes:

  • Continental Breakfast & Lunch
  • FOUNDATIONS™ 4 Book
  • CEMA Book
  • Safety Book
  • Copy of Presentation Materials
  • Certificate of Completion and
  • Dinner at the Martin Pub on October 11th