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NorCal TECH 2009

NorCal Tech 2009
Technical Conference & Exhibition
for Instrumentation & Process Control

Knowledge is King - Information is Priceless

The last conference was held on May 4-5, 2009

Cal Maritime Academy, Vallejo California

The Northern California Section of ISA Presents the Fourth Biennial Technical Conference & Exhibit.  This conference features technical presentations of real world problems and solutions, technical training with Continuing Education Units (CEUís), Exhibitor Displays, and an evening reception.  Plus free parking, lunch and snacks.

The reception features free food, wine, beer, and sodas.  In conjunction with the reception there will be tabletop displays featuring local instrument and control vendors.

The second day of the event consists of half-day and full-day training classes on various topics.  

Safety Instrumented System (SIS) Engineering
"Hands On" PLC Class
Boiler Controls Class
Control Valves (half-day)

Downloads of Presentation Slides

Accessing Device Diagnostics and Device Parameters of Smart Instrumentation with FDT Technology.ppsx

Final Control Elements.ppsx

How FDT Technology Interfaces with Major Fieldbus Networks.ppsx

Microsoft Powerpoint Viewer for .ppsx files

Download the complete Conference Schedule (PDF).  (updated April 10)

Download the Tech 2009 Brochure (PDF)

Tabletop Exhibitors

ABB, Inc.

Mactek Corporation

Advanced Controls Solutions

Malema Sensors


M&M Software


Mu Dynamics

CFM-SF, Inc.


Clipper Controls

Oratech Controls

Dresser Masoneilan


Daniel M Keene Company


Eichleay Engineers

Pepperl + Fuchs

Endress + Hauser


FDT Group

R.F. MacDonald Co

Fillo Sales

RM Controls

FLW N / Leighton Stone

Rockwell Automation

Frontline Technologies

Royal Wholesale Electric - San Leandro

GE Fanuc

CED - Santa Rosa

Hayward Industries

RTP Corp.

GE Fanuc

REC Solar

Hayward Industries


Integrated Building Solutions, Inc.

Universal Analyzer

JPR Systems


Katz Kontrols




Technical Track Session Developers

Energy Conservation & Efficiency

Charlie Middleton  

Process Analyzers

Bill Deutschlander

Process Automation Brian Thomas  

Process Control & Final Control Elements

Brad Rupert


Safety Instrumented Systems

Bryan Singer  

Wireless & Communications

Craig Johnson



Sponsored by the Northern California Section of ISA - The Instrumentation Systems and Automation Society

California Maritime Academy
200 Maritime Academy Drive (PDF download)
Vallejo, CA 94590
Road Map (on Mapquest)
                   Campus Map (JPG picture file)

Hotel Information
Hotels in the Vallejo area:
Courtyard by Marriott
Quality Inn
Ask for the Cal Maritime discount when booking.



 rev. 9/27/2014 GJG