The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) Hazmat Safety Research and Development Forum is scheduled for May 16th and 17th at the National Transportation Safety Board Conference Center. The forum will be attended by industry representatives, modal authorities, federal and state officials. PHMSA will present the results of recently completed projects, brief attendees on new project plans, and solicit stakeholder input on current and future research projects.
An official announcement about the R&D Forum will be published in the Federal Register soon, but in the meantime, please feel free to circulate this email to your peers and other interested parties.
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Boardroom and Conference Center, 420 10th St SW, Washington, DC 20594
DATE & TIME:
Wednesday, May 16 and Thursday, May 17, 2018 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT.
Please pre-register for these meetings athttps://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P7CMR3R.
Conference call-in and “live meeting” capability will be provided. When available, details will be posted at:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
Eva Rodezno or Rick Boyle, Research and Development, Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590.
Telephone: (202) 366-8799 and (202) 366-2993.
Please send your RSVP’s to [email protected] or by phone (970) 871-2242.
Please join the El Paso County Damage Prevention Council in kicking off National Safe Digging Month at the 7th Annual Excavator Breakfast on April 6, 2018 in Colorado Springs. Come eat a delicious breakfast, network with industry stakeholders, and learn about One Call Legislation updates and industry happenings. Internationally recognized author and speaker, Chad Hymas
will speak with a powerful message about safety. Attendees include: Excavators, Facility Owners, Operators, Utility Locators, Regulatory and Compliance Entities, Emergency Responders and anyone interested in protecting life and property through utilizing safe digging practices.
Seats are limited, so RSVP early! EVENT FULL!
Registration at 6:30am
Breakfast promptly at 7:00am
Key Note Speaker at 7:30am
Please RSVP by April 2, 2018 EVENT FULL!
Free Breakfast, Drawings, Door Prizes!
Please contact Shelly Dornick at [email protected]
for any questions regarding the breakfast.
Click here to download the sponsorship letter and fill out the following sponsorship form. For questions regarding sponsorship please contact Tracy Beers at [email protected].
Save the date for the El Paso County Excavator Breakfast on April 6, 2018 in Colorado Springs. More information to come.
Learn about the new reform proposal to the One Call law and ask questions about how it may impact your organization at the upcoming 811 Legislative Meeting. This meeting will be held in four different locations on three days.
- Greeley Meeting – Tuesday, December 12, 2017 9:00am – 11:00am, Double Tree Hilton – 919 7th St. Greeley, CO 80634, click here to RSVP
- Denver Meeting – Tuesday, December 19, 2017 9:30am – 11:30am, Lamar Street Center – 5889 Lamar St, Arvada, CO 80003, click here to RSVP
- Glenwood Meeting – Wednesday, December 20, 2017 8:00am – 10:00am, Glenwood Community Center – 100 Wulfsohn Rd, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601, click here to RSVP
- Grand Junction Meeting – Wednesday, December 20, 2017 1:00pm – 3:00pm, Ute Water Conservancy District – 2190 H 1/4 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505, click here to RSVP
One 811 Membership, Subsurface Utility Engineering, Enforcement
Panelists: Ray Swerdfeger – Swerdfeger Construction, Brad Vitale – Xcel Energy, J.D. Maniscalco – Colorado 811
Please RSVP by Dec. 12th, 2017, for questions, please contact Jennifer Wilson at [email protected].
Download the 2018 Proposed Reforms to Colorado 811 One-Call Law Fact Sheet.
Friday December 15th from 11am to 1pm at Colorado 811’s office. Please RSVP no later than December 11th to Jennifer Wilson at (303) 205-6304 or [email protected].