The Pump Users Group (PUG) is a forum of nuclear utility and vendor representatives formed to develop and exchange technical information on the design, testing, and maintenance of power plant pumps to increase reliability, improve performance, and ensure safe and efficient operation.

Presentations and minutes from the annual meetings, as well as technical documents, can be accessed on this site by PUG members.  Contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be considered for site access.

For information on membership in the Pump Users Group, contact Steering Committee Chairman This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

2017 Meeting Details

 When:

July 24 - 27, 2017

Where:

Newport Beach Marriott Hotel
900 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, California 92660

 

Meeting details:

 

Agenda:  Contact Karen (my email) to receive the agenda or download it from the registration site http://www.cvent.com/d/35qnnk

 

Monday:  Flowserve is offering training at their Vernon, CA Nuclear Operations Facility.  Transportation roundtrip from the hotel and lunch will be provided.  This is open to PUG utility attendees only and there is no charge.  You must register for the training to attend – either let Karen know or select the training when you register for the meeting.

 

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday:  The PUG sessions will be held at the hotel from 8 to 4:40 or 5:00 PM each day.  Breakfast & lunch will be provided for attendees.

 

Hotel Reservations

Deadline for reservations is july 5th.  Cancel up to 24 hours before arrival to avoid penalty.

The PUG rate at the Marriott Newport Beach is $194/night plus $5/night resort fee, plus tax.  One night’s deposit charged at checkin.

---Reserve by phone:  1-877-622-3056.  Refer to Group name “PUG Meeting”.

---Reserve online: Click Here

Our group rate is for July 23rd – 27th.  If you are interested in extra nights, contactThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for assistance.


Meeting registration

 Online:  Click Here

 

AIRPORT TRANSPORTATION – The hotel does not provide shuttle service.

 Rental cars, paid shuttles, and taxis are available at these airports.  Hotel self-parking is $18/night.
 John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA).  5 miles from hotel.  Taxi fare $18.
 Long Beach Airport (LGB).  25 miles from hotel.  Taxi fare $65.
 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).  44 miles from hotel.  Taxi fare $125.
 LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT).  49 miles from hotel.  Taxi fare $100.

 

 

 

NEWPORT BEACH ATTRACTIONS

 Go to www.visitnewportbeach.com and also the local activities page on the Marriott website here.  

Our resort fee includes bike rentals, shuttle service to Corona Del Mar Beach, fitness classes/spa access at the hotel. 

 

 

 

QUESTIONS

 

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