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DCA and AGA Utility Contractor Workshop - 2020
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Due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, the DCA & AGA Workshop is rescheduled for:

Monday, June 29 - Wednesday, July 1, 2020

If were registered for April 13-15 dates for the conference, your registration will be automatically be applied to the rescheduled date.  Should you need to cancel, please e-mail Donna Reed, dreed@dcaweb.org.

If you have made a room reservation at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago Hotel, the hotel will cancel your reservation and refund any deposit made. To place a reservation for the rescheduled date, please contact the hotel at (312) 266-1000 and ask for the reservations department. Reference "DCA/AGA Workshop" to reserve the discounted housing rate.

DCA Covid-19 / Coronavirus Update

The DCA & AGA Utility Contractor Workshop is normally held in April. Previous workshops have brought together more than 150 attendees from local distribution companies, construction contractors and manufacturers, labor unions, and industry experts from around the country, along with federal and state government representatives. The workshops are intended to increase communication and cooperation between gas distribution utilities and the contractors who work for them.

The 2020 workshop will have panel discussions and possible presentations dealing with a wide range of important topics such as:

  • Collaborative projects between gas utilities and contractors 
  • PHMSA Gas Transmission Rule and impacts on contractors and operators
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Communicating Operator Standards and Procedures with Contractors
  • Operator Qualification Integrity Process Update
  • Workforce Development
  • FERC Guidance to HDD Monitoring
  • Mutual Aid

The registration fee is $900 per person and includes: 2 breakfasts, Tuesday lunch and 2 dinners.

Click here to register.