Steam University Seminar


August 13th | Charlotte, NC

August 14th | Raleigh, NC

August 15th | Richmond, VA


R.E. Mason has partnered with  Emerson to host a free, Steam University Seminar featuring: 

  • An introduction to steam systems
  • Boiler monitoring and blowdown
  • Safety relief valves
  • Trapping and pressure reduction fundamentals, selection, and sizings

Agenda At-A-Glance

Introduction to Steam Systems

  • Fundamentals of Steam (properties, benefits etc.)
  • Typical Steam Applications
  • Types of Steam (Wet / Dry; Saturated / Superheated / Flash)
  • Saturation Curve / Steam Table
  • Steam System Overview (Generation / Distribution / Use / Condensate Recovery)
  • Common Challenges in Steam Systems
  • Overview of ASME and ANSI Codes

Steam Generation Applications

  1. Overview of Steam Generation (15mins) – Rick Anderson
  2. Pressure Relief Applications for Steam Generation
  3. Boiler Blowoff / Blowdown Applications
  4. Boiler Level Monitoring

Steam Distribution Applications

  1. Steam Distribution Overview (15mins) – Chrystian Zapien
  2. Steam Trapping Fundamentals
  3. Steam Trap Maintenance / Testing
  4. Pressure Reduction Applications

Control Valve Applications in Steam Systems

  • Typical Control Valve Applications (e.g. Boiler Feedwater Valve)
  • Steam Conditioning Applications (e.g. Desuperheaters)

Isolation Valve Applications in Steam Systems


Rick Anderson

Business Development Manager, Yarway
30+ Years of Experience

Kim Park

Product Manager, Penberthy/Yarway
13+ Years of Experience

Mark Jordan

Industry Director, Power/Pressure Relief
37+ Years of Experience

Juan Pablo Ochoa

Business Development Manager, Isolation Valves
12+ Years of Experience

Jeff Welch

Business Development Manager, Industrial Regulators
 7+ Years of Experience

Chrystian Zapien

Steam Specialist & Product Engineer, Yarway
10+ Years of Experience

Mary Barker

Steam Solutions Team Lead, Fisher Controls
5+ Years of Experience

Tim Dwyer

Steam Service Engineer,
2+ Years of Experience

3 Locations

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 
9:00AM – 3:30PM

R.E. Mason Charlotte Office
1726 N. Graham Street
Charlotte, NC, 28206 

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
9:00AM – 3:30PM

Hampton Inn & Suites Raleigh/Crabtree Valley
3920 Arrow Drive
Raleigh, NC 27612

Thursday, August 15, 2019
9:00AM – 3:30PM

R.E. Mason Richmond Office
5101 Craig Rath BlvD.

Midlothian, VA 23112

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