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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Chicago Chapter Meeting Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018

Start Date: 9/25/2018 6:00 PM CDT
End Date: 9/25/2018 9:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Barolo Ristorante

2765 Black Rd.
Joliet, IL  United States 

Organization Name: Chicago Chapter

Greg Nelson
Phone: 815-941-5840

Chicago Chapter Training Event Announcement:
Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 (evening)
Time: Registration at 6:00 PM
Fee: $25* Members, $30* Non-members
Activity: Networking, Dinner**, Meeting, & Technical Presentation
**Choice from select menu now includes soft drink/coffee
Location: Barolo Ristorante
2765 Black Road
Joliet, IL
Title: “Gear Vibration”
Presenter: Ed Martin, Lufkin Industries, LLC
Ed Martin has worked at Lufkin Industries for 27 years resolving gearbox related issues. Mr. Martin will be presenting a topic on gearbox vibration, utilizing his experience troubleshooting gearboxes with Lufkin Industries.
He is currently the engineering manager in the Power Transmission Division of Lufkin Industries, LLC. in Lufkin, Texas. He also performs lateral rotor dynamic analyses and has been heavily involved in troubleshooting gear vibration, noise, and temperature problems during his career with Lufkin. . He received a BS degree (mechanical engineering, 1990) from the University of Texas at Austin. Ed has given numerous presentations on gearing principles and vibration issues. He is also an active member of the AGMA 6011 committee on high speed helical gearing.
Points: Attendance may earn 1.0 PDH (Professional Development Hours) and 0.1 VI Vibration Analyst certification renewal points.
5:30 PM Chapter Officers’ Meeting
6:00 PM Registration & Networking
6:45 PM Dinner
8:00 PM Chapter Business & Officer Elections
8:15 PM Presentation
9:30 PM (approx) Adjourn