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24th Annual California Bus Association Maintenance Seminar

 

February 6-7, 2018

CH Bus Sales/TEMSA
Burlingame, CA 

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

07:00 am - 08:00 am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

08:00 am - 08:15 am - Welcome by Committee - Legislative Update

08:15 am - 09:45 am - Seat Maintenance - Amaya

Overview of their seat features, information on seat belts and replacement parts. 

Bob Greene and Donovan Albarran - Amaya

09:45 am - 10:15 am - Seat Maintenance - Isringhausen 

Driver seat training, W/C slider seat issues and coach flooring problems

Jason Willingham - Willingham, Inc.

10:15 am - 10:30 pm - Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am - Inspections - CHP

What they are looking for (hot points), an actual inspection and maintenance records requirements.

11:15 am - 12:00 pm - Inspections - DOT 

Pat Fiori - Department of Transportation - FMCSA

What they are looking for and maintenance records.

12:00 pm - 01:15 pm - Lunch 

01:15 pm - 02:00 pm - Training Opportunities

Scott Crawford, Motor Coach Industries 

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm - PM Inspections

Each OEM will give an over view of safety critical inspection items. Items such as steering checks, suspension components, air system checks to verify compliance with FMVSS 121 and an overview of safety interlocks.

Mark Waters, ABC Companies

04:00 pm - 04:15 pm - Testing & Break

04:15 pm - 04:45 pm - Travel to Dinner

04:15 pm  - 06:45 pm - Vendor Sponsored Dinner


Wednesday, February 7, 2018

07:30 am - 08:00 am - Registration & Continental

08:00 am - 08:45 am - Job Descriptions

Needed skills and job descriptions. What is included in an apprenticeship program.

Mark Waters, ABC Companies

08:45 am - 09:00 am - Testing and Break

09:00 am - 09:45 am - Adaptive Braking / Collision Avoidance

Bendix® Wingman® ACB – Active Cruise with Braking system for commercial vehicles – an innovative approach to collision mitigation designed to help your fleet on the road, in the office and on the bottom line.

Robert Buchwalter, Prevost

09:45 am - 10:30 am - ELD's - Saucom 

10:30 am - 10:45 am - Testing and Break

10:45 am - 11:30 am - Diagnostics - After treatment devices

David Bugenig, Motor Coach Industries

11:30 am - 12:15 pm - The Impact of Technology on Operations

New Shop technology, how things are evaluated and how it encompasses the Safety Cycle

Bob Crescenzo, Lancer Insurance Company

12:15 pm - 12:30 pm - Testing

12:30 pm - 01:30 pm - Lunch and Meeting Wrap Up