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2021, 8-26-21 Summer Expo
Wachusett Mountain Ski Area
499 Mountain Rd.
Princeton, MA 01541
Thursday, August 26, 2021, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT
Category: Summer EXPO

Aerial view of Wachusett Expo stands

2021 Summer Expo & Clambake

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, Princeton, MA

August 26, 2021

10 AM - 3 PM

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Schedule:

10:00 AM - Arrival & Registration  Expo Trade Show Opens

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM  Activities

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM – Steamers, Chowder, Sausage Grinders

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM – Main Meal

Sky Ride > Sponsored by Stiles Company

Meter Toss > Sponsored by Toomey Water Services

DJ > Sponsored by Hydra Tech

Kan Jam Tournament Raffle

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EXHIBITOR INFORMATION:

Don’t miss this opportunity to display your company’s products to 1,200-1,400 industry professionals in one place on one day.

INDOOR AND OUTDOOR SPACE IS AVAILABLE

  • The EARLY DISCOUNT registration fee is $400.00 per 25’ x 25’ outside open space display area (tables and chairs are not provided). Only display vehicles will be allowed in your exhibit area; all other vehicles must be parked in the lot.  If you require larger than a 25’ x 25’ area, you must purchase additional space.
  • The EARLY DISCOUNT registration fee is $350.00 per 6’ x 8’ area inside the base lodge (5’ table and 2 chairs provided).
  • REGISTER BEFORE AUGUST 9TH TO GET THE EARLY REGISTRATION DISCOUNT!
  • Meals are an additional cost of $49 per meal.

 

EDUCATION SESSION INFORMATION:
 

As of 8/4/21 we have reached capacity on this course.  If you would like to be added to the waitlist, fill out the form and we will notify you if a spot becomes available:  FULL - Register for the Educational Session WAITLIST  - if you still want to attend the Expo without the training, the link is below in the Registration section

There will be a course prior to the EXPO from 8:00 AM – 10:45 AM. The course is:

Learn about PVC, HDPE and DI Pipe

Instructors
> Steve Cooper, P.E., Regional Engineer, Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association
> Tyler Perry, Regional Sales Manager, INFRAPIPES/ENDOT Industries, NJ
> Paul Hanson, P.E., Regional Director, Ductile Iron Pipe Research Institute

Many utilities are faced with the gigantic task of replacing miles of pipe that is nearing the end of its life. A proper evaluation of the pipe material options requires an understanding of each material’s advantages and proper applications. This session will bring together industry experts from polyvinyl chloride pipe (PVC), high density polyethylene pipe (HDPE) and ductile iron pipe (DI). The presenters will also provide information regarding important design considerations and methods of installation.

Learning Objectives:
• Review the common types of pipe materials used in the water industry.
• Understand the important factors to consider when evaluating the pipe material selection.
• Discuss typical pipe projects and pipe installation considerations.

The session is approved for 2.0 TCHs (Training Contact Hours) for Massachusetts Water and Wastewater operators as well as Rhode Island Water Operators.

Agenda:

  8:00  –  8:30 AM   Registration & Introductions
  8:30  –  9:10 AM   Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Pipe Overview
  9:10  –  9:50 AM   High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Pipe Overview
  9:50 – 10:30 AM   Ductile Iron (DI) Pipe Overview
10:30 – 10:45 AM   Conclusions & Course Evaluations

TECHNICAL SESSION FLYER 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Online registration is preferred. 

To register as an exhibitor and/or to purchase individual meal tickets, click link below:

Registration for EXHIBITOR and MEAL TICKETS, Wachusett Mountain

EXPO FLYER

To register for the YP Hike:

Please join the YP committee on a hike to the summit of Wachusett Mountain before the Summer Expo on August 26th.  We will start the hike at 8am leaving time to freshen up and a quick change before the expo course lets out.  We will meet at the Balance Rock Trailhead which is located in the same parking log as the ski lodge. Please bring water and any snacks you may want during the hike.

Registration for the YP Wachusett HIKE to the Summit - 8am

Quick Stats:

  • Trailhead EL.: ~1,000 ft.
  • Summit EL.: 2,006 ft.
  • 3.7 mile loop trail
  • Est. time: 1.5-2 hrs
  • Map

IMPORTANT NOTICES

Tickets:  Tickets are required to enter the grounds.  Wristbands will be issued at the registration desk to allow you access to all activities and food.  Tickets will NOT be mailed.  They must be picked up at the Summer Expo registration desk or through prior arrangement with MWWA.  Those purchasing multiple tickets should make arrangements to distribute their tickets at the entrance to the Summer Expo.  A Will-call table will be available to leave/pick-up tickets

Photograph and Information Release:  Photographs will be taken at this event.  By registering for this event you agree to allow MWWA to use your photo in any MWWA-related publication or social media site.

COVID Protocols:  Any COVID protocols in place at the time of the event must be followed.  Phone numbers for each attendee will be required for contract tracing.  Note that COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease that comes with the risk of severe illness and death, and there is always the inherent risk of exposure when in public spaces. Full information on COVID-19, can be found on the Centers for Disease Control’s website. By participating in MWWA’s Summer Expo, you assume all risks related to the exposure to COVID-19.

 PLEASE NOTE:  NO FOOD WILL BE ALLOWED TO LEAVE THE PREMISES

 Strict enforcement of the liquor liability law will be upheld and your cooperation will be appreciated.