Next week, the Crown Plaza in Birmingham will welcome leading operators, OEMs and third party service providers from across the globe, to the O & M and Lifecycle Management Strategies for CCGT Power Plants.

The event, organised by TA Cook Conferences, is scheduled to take place between 11th & 12th May 2011 and will focus upon solutions for cost-effective and flexible gas fired operations.

Topics set to receive particular attention include; the latest contracting strategies and approaches, gas turbine life extension and life management techniques, maintenance management approaches, and more.

With multiple operators from Europe and the Middle East already confirmed, TA Cook anticipates a healthy attendance. Indeed, marketed as the ‘only event’ to focus on the overall commercial environment, it is no surprise that members form this growth sector are keen to learn more.

Just some of the confirmed speakers include:
• Krishnan Balakrishnan, Operations Manager for Emirates CMS Power Company
• Sigrid Glijbels, Technology Manager Conventional Power Plant Materials, Laborelec, GDF Suez
• Kevin Nix, Director of Asset Operations and Technology, RWE npower