Upcoming Events

2021 MHUG Fall Conference – Virtual

October 12 and 13 – 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (CDT) – Virtual


Day 1 – October 12, 9:00 – 11:00 (CDT)


Lessons Learned from a Career in Hydropower

  • Lesley Brotkowski, Kleinschmidt (Moderator)
  • Mike Pedersen, Kaukauna Utilities
  • Tom Kipp, Wisconsin Valley Improvement Company (WVIC)
  • Dave Aspie, Minnesota Power
  • Jeff Feldt, Kaukauna Utilities

Committee Updates – Yiying Xiong, YSJ International

  • Communications and Membership – Rory Alsberg, J.F. Brennan Company
  • Operations & Maintenance – Sandy Frowschner, Alliant Energy
  • Dam and Public Safety – Jeff Anderson, Mead & Hunt
  • Regulatory and Legislative – Lesley Brotkowski, Kleinschmidt
  • Strategic Planning – Scott Klabunde, Hydro Consulting & Maintenance Services (HCMS)

Day 2 – October 13, 9:00 – 11:00 (CDT)

Restoration of the Four Lakes after the Edenville Dam Failure –  GEI and Four Lakes Task Force

MHUG Business – Nora Rosemore, Minnesota Power

  • Treasurers Report
  • New Officers

Hydro gates – Deciding When to Repair vs. Replace – Andrew Holt, Kleinschmidt

What’s going on in Congress, Advancing Opportunities of Hydro – Zolaikha Strong, National Hydropower Association (NHA)

Closing – New MHUG President


This event is FREE for MHUG member companies.

Once you have completed your registration for the meeting(s), you will receive an email with the Teams link and a Meeting Notice for each day separately.  Click on the Teams link the day of the event to join the Virtual Meeting.


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