Utility Boiler Operations & Maintenance Seminar

August 20-22, 2019 - Akron, Ohio

About the Seminar

August 20-22, 2019  |  CEU: 1.8


Seminar Description:

This seminar provides knowledge and skills for proper operation and maintenance of large boilers used for electric power production.

The seminar is designed specifically for utilities using pulverized coal as a primary fuel source. Covered in the course are boiler and boiler component design, safety, inspection, maintenance, firing systems and pulverizers, and methods for overall increased boiler availability and reliability.

Who Should Attend?

The seminar is intended for operators, engineers and maintenance personnel who need familiarization with the design, operation and maintenance requirements of pulverized coal-fired boilers. The topics are designed for mid-level operation and maintenance personnel. Although some topics are engineering-oriented, participants without an engineering degree can greatly benefit from this seminar.

Earn Continuing Education Units (CEU) 

Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) is offering each attendee the opportunity to earn CEUs through The University of Akron’s UA Solutions Program. A CEU is a unit of credit for participation in an accredited program designed for professionals with certificates or licenses to practice various professions. One contact/training hour equals 0.1 CEU.

Coal-fired utility boiler training seminar

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Coming soon!


  • Coal-fired boiler design
  • Firing systems
  • E/EL and B&W Roll Wheel pulverizers
  • Sootblowers
  • Boiler controls
  • Pressure part failure analysis
  • Water chemistry
  • Inspection and maintenance

Detailed agenda coming soon.

Location & Tuition

The Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown


The Courtyard by Marriott Akron Downtown

41 Furnace St., Akron, Ohio 44308

Registration fee for training:

$1,050 (credit card only)

Tuition includes materials, meals and a copy of the 42nd edition of Steam/its generation and use.


Hotel Accommodations:

After registration submission, you will receive a confirmation email with a special link to book your hotel room. Hotel room cost is not included in the registration fee and is paid separately by the attendee.


  • Special pricing: $125 for Standard King (discount ends August 5, 2019)

Cancellation Policy
  • Applicants may cancel up to ten working days prior to the first day of the seminar for a full refund. Cancellations received within ten days will be charged 50% of the registration fee.

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