2018 UMRA Conference of RSES

West Fargo, ND

April 6 & 7, 2018
Tru-Blu Social Club
915 19th Ave. E
West Fargo, ND

Hotel Accomodations
Element of Fargo
925 19th Ave. E
West Fargo

RSES Conference Rate is $139.00
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Why Compressors Fail?

Dan Potter has over 40 years in the Refrigeration Industry. He began his career as an application and design Engineer with Bohn Heat Transfer Products. He has managed Copeland and Tecumseh wholesale operations. In 2000 Dan opened Refrigeration Solutions, Inc. which he owns and operates today.
Dan Represents a variety of product lines: Tecumseh Compressors, Witt/Russell, Standard/Alfa, Intermatic Timers, Inficon Leak Detectors and more.
Dan has conducted hundreds of training classes regarding compressor failure, system design and troubleshooting for Tecumseh Compressors.
Dan's sense of humor and extensive industry knowledge has kept him in high demand as a presenter. Guaranteed to satisfy your valuable time. Why Compressors Fail is his expertise.


Refrigerant & Regulatory Update

John Withouse has over 25 years experience in the HVAC/R Industry. John is a Mechanical Engineer with Parker/Sporlan. He was with Hussmann for 15 years in the role of new product development focusing on refrigeration, air and structural systems for supermarket merchandisers. John joined Sporlan in 2008 working on new technology products, since 2013 john has been a senior principal engineer serving as the technical and regulatory lead for refrigerants.
John will discuss Regulatory Updates as they relate to the EPA's SNAP rules that apply to R-22, HFC's and acceptably of new refrigerants. Phaseouts of Ozone-depleting CFC's, HCFC's & HFC's.
John will also talk on Refrigerants Technical Update. Covering HFC Blends, R-410A and beyond, HFO's and Blends and Hydrocarbons. Retrofit considerations: Glide and accounting for it, Suction and Liquid line components.

Air Quality Optimization

Rick Pope has been involved in the HVAC/R Industry for 20 years. He is a factory rep with NuCalgon.
New advancements in Indoor Air Quality in the last three years has NuCalgon on the leading edge. They are the exclusive distributor of i-Wave Air Purifier. I-Wave utilizes a bi-polar ionization generator to clean the air without creating ozone or any harmful byproducts.

The Internet of Things and Funky Gadgets

Trent Hoffe is a Senior Territory Product Rep for Honeywell. Trent will talk about the Connected products that Honeywell offers as well as peripheral products to complement them.
Trent is also a geek. He loves all the new technology and understands it: Things like IFTTT and Stringify - getting all things to play together nicely.

Conference Pricing

  • Full Conference Package $125 (Includes all sessions, meals, breaks, entertainment)
  • Meeting Sessions Only $50
  • CM Test $ 25.00
  • CMS Test $ 30.00
If interested in testing, you must contact andrew at rhisupply.com or todd at redriverrefrig.com (remove "at" and replace with @ in e-mail address)