CR Wall Gas Academy
Education and Training
Through a combination of in-person and virtual programs, the CR Wall Gas Academy provides customers with training on a variety of topics and disciplines at varying level of experience and expertise.
By providing the right products, services and knowledge, our customers are better equipped and prepared to deliver natural gas in a safe, efficient, cost-effective and environmentally conscious manner.
The CR Wall Gas Academy both reinforces and highlights our company’s mission to make our customers better.
We are working hard on our next series of high-quality educational events and programs.
Our Fall 2021 schedule will be available shortly.
Please check back often for future updates and events.
Odorization for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)
Join us as we discuss the emergence of biogas and renewable natural gas and what it means for odorization. Understand the complexities associated with typical applications including landfills, waste water and digesters and how GPL Odorizers is working to ensure accurate and environmentally friendly odorization is achieved with this emerging industry trend.
The Fundamentals of PE Ball Valves for Gas Distribution Systems
Presented by Ben Marchisio from Broen Valves, attendees will be introduced to the use of PE valves in gas distribution including the standards, what to expect and the future of PE in gas distribution systems.
Valve Performance: The Basics
Presented by Lee Krywitsky from Sealweld, attendees will gain knowledge and insights into the factors that impact valves as well as the products and tools needed to support initiatives aimed at reducing emissions while increasing the performance, safety and integrity of gas distribution systems.
Virtual Valve Training – Valve Maintenance 102
Help prolong valve life and ensure the safety and integrity of your gas distribution systems. This two-session training course covers ball valve design and features plus maintenance best practices and common trouble-shooting issues.
May 5 & 6, 2021
API 6D Valves & Best Practices
Learn about the API 6D Standard and the different types of valves and their associated features. Plus get the latest information related to common pitfalls when selecting valves for natural gas delivery, as well as best practices including handling, storage, commissioning and more.
Virtual Valve Training – Valve Maintenance 102
Instructed by Joe Pirkl from Sealweld, this live and interactive training program provides attendees with an introduction to lubricated plug valves, including troubleshooting common issues and maintenance best practices.
April 7 & 8, 2021
Virtual Valve Training – Valve Maintenance 101
In partnership with Sealweld, this live and interactive training program is designed to introduce and instruct operations personnel on the safe and effective method of servicing in-line valves.
March 30 & 31, 2021
Introducing the Co-Pilot Meter ByPass System
Join us as Roger Rutherford from Georg Fischer Central Plastics, introduces the Co-Pilot Meter ByPass System. A self-contained and tamper-proof solution, the Co-Pilot allows a gas meter to be safely and easily replaced without interrupting service or the need to enter a residence.
The Enhanced GS700 Portable Gas Detector
Get an exclusive look at the new features found in the enhanced GS700 Portable Gas Detector. Patricia Kittelberger & Ken McDermott from Teledyne Gas Measurement Instruments (GMI) provide attendees with an overview of the new features and how they’re preparing for the future.
Next Generation Wireless Pressure Monitoring Solutions
Get an in-depth look at the features and benefits associated with Honeywell remote monitoring and data acquisition systems including examples and lessons learned from the field.
Introduction to Virtual Valve Training
Presented by Joe Pirkl, Sealweld’s Global Training & Technical Program Director, this presentation addresses the importance of valve training and the role it plays in safety, integrity, performance and reduction of fugitive emissions. Viewers will learn the importance of Virtual Valve Training and help you identify where training and best practices can help your organization.
What Causes Pinholes in PE Gas Pipe?
Presented by Dirk Smith; this presentation addresses the causes of pinholes in PE gas service pipe, with the goal being to better equip your organization to address this problem in field operations.
Introducing the GPL 750 Odorizer
This complimentary webinar introduces the GPL 750 and how it addresses the challenges of odorization in low flow or no flow intermittent gas flow systems. Utilizing patented drip technology to inject a fixed volume of mercaptan (odorant) into the gas stream, this precise injection system ensures accurate and repeatable odorization at varying flow rates. It is simple in design, eco-responsible and SMART, offering remote data and control capabilities.