Operator Training Committee of Ohio, Inc

3972 Indianola Avenue * Columbus, Ohio 43214-3158 * Phone (614) 268-6826 * Fax (614) 268-3244

Email: otco@otco.org

Water Distribution Workshop Day 1 - 12/6/16

Water Distribution Operator Update

Curtis L. Truss, Jr.


An Insider’s Look at the Flint Lead Disaster: An Operator’s


Nick PizziAqua Serv
How To Properly Conduct a Backflow SurveyGary Espenschied


Updates to Underground Damage Prevention Law - OUPS

Lori WadeColumbia Gas
Permit & Equipment Review

Ed Fitzgerald

Jack Doheny Companies

Air Monitoring for Water Distribution

Ed Fitzgerald

Jack Doheny Companies

External Corrosion of Water SystemsJim Lary
Corrpro Companies

Water Distribution Workshop Day 2 - 12/7/16

Fire Hydrant & Valve MaintenanceJeff ShriversClow Valve
Location Data Management for Water / Wastewater AssetsRobert Rodriguez
Valve Exercise & Maintenance

Tim Ballard

Ohio Rural Water

Corrosion Control in the Water Distribution System for Lead and CopperMike RicksWater Solutions Unlimited
Cleveland Division of Water's Website Response to House Bill 512
Scott MoeglingCity of Cleveland
Optimal Design of Water Distribution System to Minimize Risk of Water Main Breaks
Jim CraberCla-Val
GIS for Asset ManagementMark BeattyUtility Technologies
Zinc Coating for Ductile Iron PipeJay CermanaroAmerican Flow Control