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May 09, 2012

Tonight is networking time

The aisles are starting to get crowded! The convention staff is moving all the food and drink out for the reception. It smells great and looks better....More
May 09, 2012

Everything You Need

I have been walking past the Delta Star booth a couple of times and never noticed it. There is a full scale oil handling rig behind the medium power....More
May 09, 2012

Half Price Sale

IEEE PES is having a half price sale on membership. Well actually the year is half over and they are prorating the membership, but still it is a....More
May 09, 2012

Watch Your Step

My buddy Rick Bush went with me to the chalk art. It is a good thing they had rigid safety rules at this exhibit. He would have been....More
May 09, 2012

Ran Into Neighbors

I was walking around the floor and was stopped in my tracks by the rocks, crows, rattlesnake, and all kinds of home critters. It turns out some old....More
May 09, 2012

Training - First Hand

The folks at Salisbury have been doing training since the floor opened. They have the tools and the models set up to give you first hand experience....More
May 09, 2012

Discount Time

Be sure to visit the ladies at the CRC Press booth and get 20% off all books purchased. They also pay the postage, so you don't have to worry about....More
May 09, 2012

I Found It

On Sunday afternoon this monster was taking on the army of forklifts. It was the only thing I saw that was able to move through this place easily and....More
May 09, 2012

It Is Done!

The chalk art is complete and is one of the most popular paces on the floor today. You can stop by and get your photo taken as part of the display....More
May 09, 2012

IEEE 2012: Opening the Floor

The crowd poured into the conference right on....More
May 09, 2012

Siemens 3D Transformer Model

Stop by Siemens booth and see this amazing demo. You can really see how a transformer....More
May 09, 2012

Chalk Report #5

The floor was closing and I was just able to get this shot. I'll get over there the first thing in the morning and see how it was finished. I am also....More
May 09, 2012

Super Grid Day

My friends Erich Gunther and Doug Houseman of EnerNex reminded me that Wednesday is Super Grid Day at the Expo. Don't miss it. The sessions begin at....More
May 09, 2012

Something Was Up

I got to a booth too late. I don't know what was going on, but they were giving something away. I can't believe everyone was fighting for a space at....More
May 09, 2012

Where In The Booth Are You?

Okay, Bill was right, the ABB exhibit space is huge. He sent me a map to help guide me around in it. The one thing he didn't send me was his location....More

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