Florida Lineman Competition

Safety - Excellence - Honor

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Friday, March 1st, 2019 at 9:00 AM to Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 at 6:00 PM
GRU Eastside Operations Center
4747 North Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32609
United States
Registration Options SPONSORSHIP 2019-03-01 09:00:00 2019-03-02 18:00:00 America/New_York Florida Lineman Competition Safety - Excellence - Honor GRU Eastside Operations Center 4747 North Main Street Gainesville, FL 32609 United States Cheryl L. Anderson canderson@publicpower.com

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About the Competition

Established in 2001 by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA), the Florida Lineman Competition is where public power lineworkers come together from all over the region to demonstrate their skill and knowledge in the craft of line work. At the Competition, journeyman and apprentices can compete for professional recognition, attend training courses and practice essential skills in a safe environment. Competitor Registration

Events & Agenda

All Journeyman team event specs PDF

All Apprentice event specs PDF

Competition Agenda and Locations

Competition Site
(Team and Apprentice Registration, Judges Meeting, Apprentice Written Test)

GRU Eastside Operations Center
4747 North Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

Host Hotel
(Welcome Reception & Awards Banquet Location)

Hilton University of Florida Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32607
Phone: (352) 371-3600

Sponsorship Opportunities

You do business with municipal electric utilities so you understand sustained relationships and continuous exposure to this market segment is essential for long-term success. The Florida Lineman Competition brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state. Participating as a conference sponsor is easy. Take note of the benefits accompanying the different levels of sponsorship, to determine an appropriate level of support for your company.

Exhibitor Information

The Florida Lineman Competition brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state.

Hotel Information

A third party claiming to represent FMEA may be contacting attendees of upcoming conferences and offering assistance with hotel reservations. No such third party is affiliated with FMEA or authorized to represent us — please do NOT make hotel reservations through any third party that may contact you by phone or email. FMEA maintains room blocks with specially negotiated rates at all our conference hotels and attendees are encouraged to only use the online reservation links, phone numbers, and discount codes available on the FMEA web site.

Primary Hotel and Location of Awards Banquet:
Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville
1714 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, Florida 32607
Phone: 352-371-3600

Online booking website.

 

Overflow Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville
3726 SW 40th Blvd. Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 375-2400
Rate: $145 (plus applicable tax)

Online booking website.

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For More Information:

Cheryl L. Anderson
Cheryl L. Anderson
Deputy ED, Training & Member Services FMEA (850)251-5465
Thank you to all of our sponosrs for their continued support of FMEA and the Florida Lineman Competition!

Diamond Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Kissimmee Utility Authority

Gold Sponsors

8minutenergy Burns & McDonnell
FMPA
Genesys
Novinium: Masters of Reliability OUC - The Reliable One
Power Corporation of America

Bronze Sponsor

LAPCO_FR