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    Next Meeting

    October 2019 Dinner Meeting

    Date: October 15, 2019

    Time: Social starts at 6:30PM and Dinner starts at 7:15PM

    Place: Hilton Garden Inn

    10309 Highland Manor Drive

    Tampa, Florida 33610

    Topic: Asset vitals signs with online condition monitoring & The chlorides are coming

    Speaker: Matthew Berg

    - Vibration and temperature are vitals signs of our assets

    - Managing asset failure closesr to the point of defect

    -Preventing or delatying asset failure

    -Merging process and machine health data

    -Changing phosphate rock inputs and the impact on process equipment

    -Discussion on metallurgy rules to consider in design


    Speaker Bio:

    Matthew Berg is the Manager of Reliability Engineering for the Mosaic Phosphates BU. He graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor's in Chemical Engineering in December 2003. He has worked at Mosaic and its predecessor Cargill since January 2004 and has experience in Operations for Phos Acid and Dry Products, Process Engineering for Sulfuric, Phos Acid, and Dry Products, Commissioning for the Energy Project at New Wales 02/04 HRS and TG4, and Reliability Engineering for phosphate production processes. Certifications include CMRP, MLA2, RCM Blitz facilitator, and NACE CIP level 1.

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    Young Professional Social Coming in November!

    Location: World of Beer in Brandon

    Date/Time: TBD


    Call for Dinner Meeting Sponsors

    We have openings for sponsors for our monthly dinner meetings. Sponsorship is $500 for a dinner, with your company name, logo, and website in the newsletter and at the dinner. 

     If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact Ashley Rubright at [email protected].

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    Upcoming Events


    Mark your calendars for this year's dinner meetings and other events!




    October 15, 2019 Dinner Meeting

    Hilton Garden Inn

    November 5, 2019 Dinner Meeting (Joint Meeting with SME) Eaglebrooke (Lakeland)

    January 14, 2020

    Dinner Meeting

    Hilton Garden Inn

    March 10, 2020

    Dinner Meeting

    Hilton Garden Inn

    April 14, 2020

    Dinner Meeting

    Hilton Garden Inn



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