SAN ANTONIO – Nov. 11, 2016 – PRLog — United Infrared Inc., confirmed that they will host the Thermal Imaging Conference 2017, set Oct 1 – 4 at the historic Menger Hotel in San Antonio, TX, just steps from The Alamo. This event is designed to provide an exciting format for professional development, education and networking opportunities for all Thermographers interested in learning the technical and business aspects of contracting thermographic services and running successful businesses.
This year’s conference will focus on the use of thermography and related tools in the application areas of Building Survey, Construction Defect, Roof Moisture, Air Leak and Heat Loss, Electrical Predictive Maintenance, HVAC and Mechanical, Medical and Equine IR Imaging, Research and Development, specialty applications such as Ultrasound and Steam.
The conference theme will be “Preparing For Battle.” It’s intention is to help the attendees know the right tools they need when they are battling Building Moisture, Electrical problems, Heat Loss, or even medical injuries. Thermography has poven to be an effective tool for identification of common defects however in almost all cases, ancillary equipment will be necessary including moisture meters, amperage clamps, underground imaging equipment and ultrasound to name a few.
For a decade, the name United Infrared, Inc. has been synonymous with the teaching of thermal imaging related skills and the promotion of the idea that serious thermographers must be certified. And as a distributor of infrared cameras, it handles all major brands, including FLIR, Seek, Keysite, Testo and Palmer Wahl, and others. Ancillary equipment demonstrated, taught and sold includes everything from sewer cameras, moisture meters, roof and wall scanner to spray racks capable of simulating wet/moisture conditions, even in a dry environment.
The Conference is the fifth annual, and being held in San Antonio, Texas for the first time. San Antonio provides easy airline access along with reasonably priced rooms, and a great venue, especially at the world-famous Menger Hotel. The UI office has special pricing packages available for attendees.
National and international networking is a huge boon to thermographers who provide infrared services around the world. The fields of expertise of the thermographers in the United Infrared Network include several areas in the building sciences: electric, such as switch gear and panels, data centers, roofing, block walls, moisture intrusion into buildings, energy (building efficiency).
United Infrared, Inc., http://www.unitedinfrared.com, is the world’s largest network of Certified and properly trained thermographers. United Infrared (UI) provides training specific to a market niche, such as the thermal imaging of flat roofs and block walls, moisture intrusion, energy efficiency (heat loss), electrical and data centers.
Sponsors of the event will be announced separately.
United Infrared Services is the service network for United Infrared. United Infrared Services has a network of skilled thermographers across North America and provides help for building owners, facility managers, and even homeowners, dealing with leaks around windows, through roofs, electrical issues. A medical division even helps with health problems for humans to horses by providing infrared scans.
The Thermal Imaging Conference is a worldwide gathering of thermographers, and is sponsored and hosted by United Infrared, the largest network of certified and properly trained thermal imagers in the world. It is set to kick off on the 1st of October, at a private reception for all attendees at The Alamo. The Conference promises to be the premier event in the infrared industry, and will doubtlessly offer huge opportunities for networking and building friendships. Website for the Conference is http://www.thermalimagingconference.com/
With a network of members literally reaching around the world, United Infrared encourages them to take advantage of ‘Distance Learning’, which is available through United Infrared.
United Infrared Services Inc., a nationwide provider of thermal imaging services, is well-known for its professional infrared thermographic services and has the largest network of certified infrared thermographers in the world. RoofScanIR™ www.roofscanir.com is a service provided by UIS that uses thermographers, highly trained in infrared roof scanning, to detect and document moisture in roofing systems. Other market niches include BlockWallScanIR, ElectricIR, MoistureFindIR, EnergyScanIR and DataCentIR. United Infrared also trains Home Inspectors to use thermal imaging with its HomeInspectIR online course.
Registration information, including possible discounts or bonuses, can be found on the conference website (above) or by calling the office of United Infrared at 888-722-6447.
For a look back at TIC 2016, held in San Diego, check this short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vy4J0x8wDfc&list=PLm67HRzvs-cZDhvKzBV4BeQRs99IekMHO&index=1