Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee Spring Meeting

Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee Spring Meeting

Virtual Event
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 to Thursday, May 13, 2021

TAPPI's Tissue Division's Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee will host a virtual Spring meeting scheduled for May 11-13, 2021. Attendance is open to everyone, subject to registration. For more information and inquiries, please contact Ashley Westbrook ([email protected]) or Hannah Peterson ([email protected]).

TAPPI's Tissue Division's Yankee Dryer Safety and Reliability Committee will host a virtual Spring meeting using Microsoft Teams. Attendance is open to everyone, subject to registration. For more information and inquiries, please contact Ashley Westbrook ([email protected]) or Hannah Peterson ([email protected]).

Yankee Dryers are one of the most dangerous and costly areas of a tissue mill. This active group of Yankee Dryer owner/users and service providers work to expand knowledge of safe operating and maintenance practices. The committee's goal is to develop standard practices and standards for problems which cause drying system delay and compromise safety across the tissue industry. If you are not a member, we invite you to join!

REGISTER FOR MEETING NOW

Tissue 101 Course Begins May 19

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Learn the important essentials of tissue making with the TAPPI Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course.  This instructor-led course combines the flexibility of virtual training with live weekly discussions with TAPPI experts who will help guide you through your own questions for stronger understanding of the basics.

Tuesday May 11, 2021:

9:00 – 9:30

 

Welcome and Introduction:


i. Meeting Roles & Responsibilities
ii. Meeting Rules
iii. Approval of Fall 2020 Meeting Minutes
iv. Opportunities to contribute to the committee.

  • Tech talks, sub-committees, special interest groups
9:30 – 10:00

 

Multi-Level Operating Model Refresher:

  • Operating model working group update
10:00 – 10:15

 

TAPPI TIPs/Guidelines Update (Level 3):

  • Overview of in-process creation or editing of TAPPI content
10:15 – 10:30

 

Yankee Failures Update (Level 1):

  • Current state review
  • Future state / ownership
10:30 – 10:45

 

Break

 

10:45 – 11:15

 

Tech Talk (Level 2) – LOTO, Yankee Entry

 

11:15 – 11:45

 

Tech Talk (Level 2) – Organic coating / water chemistry

 

11:45 – 12:00

 

Wrap-Up and Closure

 

 

Wednesday May 12, 2021:

9:00 – 9:15

 

Welcome and Introduction:

i. Meeting Roles & Responsibilities
ii. Meeting Rules
iii. Status of SIG sign-up for fall 2021 meeting

9:15 – 10:00

 

YDSRC TIPs/Guidelines Working group reports (Level 3):

  • TIP 0425-03, YD Bearings
  • TIP 0425-02, Yankee Hoods & Process Air
  • Yankee Surface Requirements
  • Guidelines, TIPs, & Standards
10:00 – 10:30

 

Tech Talk (Level 2) – Doctor Holders

 

10:30 – 10:45

 

Break

 

10:45 – 11:45

 

Guest Speakers – Dust Mitigation

 

11:45 – 12:00

 

Wrap-Up and Closure

 

 

Thursday May 13, 2021:

9:00 – 9:15

 

Welcome and Introduction:

i. Meeting Roles & Responsibilities
ii. Meeting Rules
iii. Status of SIG sign-up for fall 2021 meeting

9:15 – 9:45

 

TAPPI Tissue Division Update

 

9:45 – 10:00

 

Break

 

10:00 – 10:45

 

Old Business:

  • Motions and debate on incomplete items
  • Feedback on meeting virtually, hybrid, and in-person
  • Yankee Guidelines publication
10:45 – 11:30

 

New Business:

  • Confirm presentations for fall 2021, driven by YDSRC operating model
  • Pick (4) Tech Talks from Fundamental and / or Ancillary Categories
  • Review and confirm fall 2021 agenda
  • Other new business
11:30 – 12:00

 

Wrap-Up and Closure:

  • Fall Meeting discussion: location, format

REGISTER NOW

Be a part of the Yankee Dryer Sping Meeting!

2021 Yankee Dryer Committee Meeting Bookstore

TAPPI offers 15% discounted pricing on all TAPPI Press publications for TAPPICon attendees.

Go directly to the TAPPI.org Bookstore to make your purchase or click on a specific book link below.
Enter discount code YDSPRING21 at checkout to receive the 15% discount.

 

Books featured below were selected for this event, however the discount applies to all TAPPI Press publications.

The links provided below are for direct purchase from the TAPPI.org Bookstore. Books will be shipped when purchased.

 

NEW!  Guidelines for the Safe Assessment and Operation of Yankee Dryers

A project of the Yankee Dryer Safety & Reliability Committee, this new edition provides updated guidelines relative to steel Yankee dryers, as well as new learnings and recommendations for cast iron Yankee dryers. Its contents are categorized into Engineering and Design, Maintenance and Repair, Operating Guidelines, and Personnel Safety. If you are a Yankee Responsible Person (YRP), a municipal official that makes onsite inspections, or an insurance carrier that covers Yankee dryers, this is your must have resource.

 

 

Guidelines for the Safe Operation of Yankee Dryers, Second Edition

This report provides suggested guidelines to aid in the safe operation and management of Yankee dryers.  These guidelines are intended to satisfy existing ASME Codes and most jurisdictional requirements.  Contents include:  Engineering and Design Guidelines, Maintenance and Repair Guidelines, Operating Guidelines, and Personnel Safety Guidelines. A project of the Maintenance and Mechanical Engineering Committee of TAPPI’s Engineering Division.

 

 

MPP Series: Towel and Tissue Papermaking

Participants learn towel and tissue papermaking terms, concepts, and processes. After completing the Towel and Tissue Papermaking CD, participants should be able to: explain how the manufacturing of towel and tissue grades of paper is different from other grades of paper, describe the different types of tissue formers, and explain the TAD process and its advantages and disadvantages.

 

 

 

Discount code YDSPRING21 applies to all TAPPI Press Publications.

Visit our bookstore at www.tappi/org/bookstore

Tissue 101 Course Begins May 19

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Learn the important essentials of tissue making with the TAPPI Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course.  This instructor-led course combines the flexibility of virtual training with live weekly discussions with TAPPI experts who will help guide you through your own questions for stronger understanding of the basics.

IDCON Work Management Planning and Scheduling

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

This two-day course presented through a TAPPI partnership with IDCON teaches you best practices in efficiencies from job responsibilities to how to prepare work orders that support manufacturing reliability and maintenance.
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Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course - Virtual

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

TAPPI's Tissue 101: Properties and Processes Course is structured to provide participants with a solid understanding of tissue properties and how they are impacted by manufacturing processes, helping them to effectively achieve production goals and objectives.
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IDCON Root Cause Problem Elimination

Tuesday, June 08, 2021

This two-day course presented through a TAPPI partnership is designed to offer a structured approach to problem elimination while learning a documentation method and implementation strategies for your organization. IDCON's Root Cause Problem Elimination™ training focuses on eliminating problems, not just analyzing them.
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