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Chair O&M and Business Practices Roundtable
Bill O' Brien, Chair O&M and Business Practices Roundtable
William O’Brien
Plant Manager FPD LLC
IHI Power Services Corp

William (aka "Bill") O’Brien joined IHI Power Services Corp. in 2015 as a plant manager.

In July of 2009 O’Brien was appointed Entegra’s Vice President, Engineering and Operations. In this role, he was responsible for plant operations and maintenance of the Union and Gila River facilities including engineering, plant performance, long-term maintenance, and environmental compliance.

Bill joined Entegra Power Group in June of 2005 as Plant Manager for the Union Power Project. Before joining Entegra, he enjoyed a progressive management career of over 30 years leading TECO Energy, Inc. organizations through construction, start-up, operations and business growth in regulated and unregulated power industries. Prior to his retirement in May 2005, he served as Vice President/General Manager Operations for TECO’s wholesale generation fleet with the responsibility for the operations and asset management of nine non-regulated power generation facilities located throughout the US.

He earned technical certification in instrument and control systems and continued his education in electronic engineering over the course of 11 years while working full-time within the power industry.

Bill has been an active participant in the CTOTF™ for over 23 years. He currently serves as Chair of the O&M and Business Practices Roundtable.

Position Objective:  To provide incremental business value to the CTOTF™ membership by facilitating communications, information, and discussion among CTOTF™ members, equipment manufacturers, and service providers for the O&M and Business Practices Roundtable.
Position:Combined Cycle RT Chair Position Duties and ResponsibilitiesDuties and Responsibilities
This Roundtable is provided for Member Users, to exchange information towards the resolution of problems, issues and concerns, relevant to a plant's Operations, Maintenance and Business Practices.

Discussion topics for this Roundtable include: Operations Practices, Maintenance Practices, Outage Management, Plant Configurations, Equipment and Personnel Safety, Power and Strategic Planning, and Service Contracts.