Archive for March, 2017

Course Maintenance Scheduled for April 4-5, 2017

March 31, 2017

The 11 courses listed below are scheduled to undergo maintenance. The courses will be offline beginning Tuesday evening (April 4) at 6:00pm CST. We expect maintenance to be completed by Wednesday morning (April 5) 10:00 a.m. CST. A blog post will go out when maintenance is complete.

  • 192-0501 e-TNG Cathodic Protection System Maintenance
  • 192-0501 KNT Cathodic Protection System Maintenance
  • ASME-0061 e-TNG Inspect or Test Cathodic Protection Bonds
  • ASME-0061 KNT Inspect or Test Cathodic Protection Bonds
  • ASME-0591 e-TNG Leak Test at Operating Pressure
  • ASME-1311 e-TNG Inspect Pipeline Surface Conditions—Patrol Right-of-Way or Easement
  • ASME-1311 KNT Inspect Pipeline Surface Conditions—Patrol Right-of-Way or Easement
  • ASME AOC e-TNG Abnormal Operation Conditions
  • ASME AOC KNT Abnormal Operating Conditions
  • ASME GAS01 e-TNG Hazards of Natural Gas and Prevention of Accidental Ignition
  • ASME GAS01 KNT Hazards of Natural Gas and Prevention of Accidental Ignition

 

Remember… After a course has undergone maintenance it is important that users verify a status of Not started to ensure proper recording of a new score.

NEW ASME Pigging Courses Available

March 23, 2017

MEA has added an additional pigging task to the ASME B31Q library. This task is comprised of a training course, a knowledge test, and a performance evaluation. For companies currently using the ASME online course library on EnergyU, the following items have been added to your company level. Feel free to enroll your users in the certificate programs so they have the courses available in their course list.

Title

Certificate

Re-Qual Interval

ASME-1631 e-TNG Launching-Receiving Pigs for Lines Out-of-Service

MEA11743

36

ASME-1631 KNT Launching-Receiving Pigs for Lines Out-of-Service

MEA11742

36

ASME-1631 PEF Launching-Receiving Pigs for Lines Out-of-Service

MEA11738

36

The PDF version of the MEA11738 PEF form is available in the MEA PEFs ASME Library Resource Folder accessible from Resources button within EnergyU. The electronic version of the form should be available next week.

EnergyU is having an UPGRADE!

March 23, 2017

EnergyU v9 Upgrade


April 26, 2017 is not only Administrative Professionals’ Day, it is also the day MEA’s EnergyU Learning Management System is being updated. Please be aware that EnergyU WILL NOT be accessible during the upgrade.

  • EnergyU will go offline April 26 at 8:00am CDT
  • Access will resume no later than April 27 at 6:00 pm CDT

We know you’ll appreciate the new functionality that will:

  • Help prevent administrative errors
  • Provide easier certificate enrollment
  • Enable group distribution of items
  • Support changing browser and operating system technologies

Download the EnergyU Version 9.1 Update document for an overview of the changes.
In addition, we’ll be hosting two webinars to demonstrate the new features.

April 11, 2017 11-12:00 pm CDT
April 20, 2017 2:-3:00pm CDT

As a thank you, we would like to send administrators a new Quick Tips Reference Card set. Request your handy quick card set today.

Mozilla Firefox not allowing EnergyU Administrator Portal to launch

March 17, 2017

A recent Mozilla Firefox update is not allowing Silverlight to launch.  Silverlight is required to launch the EnergyU Administrator Portal.  Mozilla has offered an Extended Support Release (ESR) to allow extended support for users.  Please click on the link below and follow these instructions to allow Silverlight to launch the Administrator Portal in Firefox:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/organizations/faq/

  • Scroll down to find English (US)
  • Click Download in the 32-bit column
  • Right click on the download file – Open
  • Close all windows except Set Up Wizard
  • Follow Prompts

 

If you have any questions, please contact the EnergyU Support Team at 651-289-9600.

Course Maintenance Now Complete

March 16, 2017

Maintenance has now been completed for the following courses:

  • ASME-0641 e-TNG Visually Inspect Pipe and Components – Prior to Installation
  • ASME-0641 KNT Visually Inspect Pipe and Components – Prior to Installation
  • ASME-0661 e-TNG Inspection of Breakout Tanks
  • ASME-0661 KNT Inspection of Breakout Tank
  • ASME-0941 e-TNG Install Tracer Wire
  • ASME-0941 KNT Install Tracer Wire
  • ELEC-12106 KNT Customer Contact
  • OS-0105 e-TNG Asbestos Awareness
  • OS-0105 KNT Asbestos Awareness
  • UGE-0110 e-TNG Horizontal Directional Drilling
  • UGE-0110 KNT Horizontal Directional Drilling

Remember… After a course has undergone maintenance it is important that users verify a status of Not started to ensure proper recording of a new score.

Course Maintenance Scheduled – 2 additional courses added – March 15-16, 2017

March 15, 2017

The following 2 courses listed below will be scheduled to undergo maintenance in addition to the 11 courses previously posted on March 8, 2017.  Maintenance is expected to be completed Thursday morning (March 16) 10:00 a.m. CST.  A blog post will go out when maintenance is complete.

  • ASME-1261 e-TNG Walking Gas Leakage Survey
  • ASME-1261 KNT Walking Gas Leakage Survey

Course Maintenance Scheduled for March 15-16, 2017

March 8, 2017

The 11 courses listed below are scheduled to undergo maintenance. The courses will be offline beginning Wednesday evening (March 15) at 6:00pm CST. We expect maintenance to be completed by Thursday morning (March 16) 10:00 a.m. CST. A blog post will go out when maintenance is complete.

  • ASME-0641 e-TNG Visually Inspect Pipe and Components – Prior to Installation
  • ASME-0641 KNT Visually Inspect Pipe and Components – Prior to Installation
  • ASME-0661 e-TNG Inspection of Breakout Tanks
  • ASME-0661 KNT Inspection of Breakout Tank
  • ASME-0941 e-TNG Install Tracer Wire
  • ASME-0941 KNT Install Tracer Wire
  • ELEC-12106 KNT Customer Contact
  • OS-0105 e-TNG Asbestos Awareness
  • OS-0105 KNT Asbestos Awareness
  • UGE-0110 e-TNG Horizontal Directional Drilling
  • UGE-0110 KNT Horizontal Directional Drilling

 

Remember… After a course has undergone maintenance it is important that users verify a status of Not started to ensure proper recording of a new score.

EZval for iPad now available

March 2, 2017

An iOS version of MEA’s popular electronic evaluation app is now available for evaluators who prefer to use an iPad when conducting field evaluations. The completed evaluation is saved as a PDF. For companies using eConfirm, simply click the upload button to immediately update the individual’s QR code record.

The iOS version functions the same as the popular Windows version, offering a paperless method of conducting field performance evaluations for Operator Qualification. A PDF copy of the completed evaluation form is automatically saved using a specific naming convention that includes the user name, task, date and completion data. Log files enable easy updating of external systems.

The EZval app is available for EnergyU subscribing companies via the App Store. After downloading EZval contact MEA (651-289-9600 x104) to obtain the code required to import the PEFs. Review the online tutorial to see just how easy the EZval app is to use.

Questions? Contact Marty Vita or Robbin Moore.