Location:  United Refrigeration
                    6150 Valley View St.

                    Buena Park, CA 90670


New meeting information will be posted as it becomes available.  As always, please let us know if you have a topic in-mind or have heard a speaker you would like us to invite for the group.

Refrigerating Engineers &

Technicians Association (RETA)

Los Angeles CA #2 Chapter

Date:  Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Time:  5:30 - 7:00 / 7:30 pm

5:30 - 6:00 Dinner provided by DeHart Construction
6:00 - 7:00 / 7:30pm Meeting

                    Topic: Non Destructive Testing Methods for

                                Ammonia Refrigeration Systems: What

                                Every Operator/Technician Should


                    Speaker: Eddie Hadden, Gamma Graphics


chapter meeting information

March 2019

Please email an RSVP to ​Cathy DeHart (fromdehart@msn.com) ASAP if you will be attending.  SPACE IS LIMITED TO 35 PEOPLE.



​March 2019 - Non-Destructive Testing presented by Eddie Hadden, Gamma Graphics

April 2019 - Safety Day!

*Meetings are typically the 3rd Wednesday of the month.  Please see dates posted on this page for changes.

2019/2018 PAST MEETINGS:

February 2019 - Evaluating Problematic Commercial Refrigeration Systems Using Performance Monitoring with the Help of Web-Based Tools presented by Ted Kohlenberger, Team Leader, National Resource Management, Inc.

January 2019 - Better Shaft Alignment Practices for Compressors and Other Rotating Equipment presented by Gary Madsen, VibrAlign

November 2018 - Operation of VFD’s, Effects They Have on Electric Motors, Common Troubleshooting Techniques, and Preventative Maintenance,  presented by Dan Parrot, Sabina Motors and Controls

October 2018 - Benefits of a Valve Station presented by John Shish, RS Parker

September 2018 - Effective Strategies for RAGAGEP Application, How to Meet RAGAGEP for PSM and RMP presented by Stephanie Smith, PE, Risk Management Professionals

June 2018 - Fundamentals of Alignment presented by Gary Madsen, VibrAlign

May 2018 - Reverse Air Flow Evaporators presented by Jeremy Olberding, Colmac Coil

April 2018 - No Meeting (Safety Day)

March 2018 - Effective Strategies for RAGAGEP Application presented by Sara Willman, Risk Management Professionals​​​​