technical tours

Our Technical Tours are an excellent way to observe different workplaces and provide a review of safety practices in a variety of settings.

Lockheed Martin Assembly Facility

TT5116 Monday, June 27, 9:30am - 12:30pm SOLD OUT
TT7116 Wednesday, June 29, 8:30am - 11:30am SOLD OUT

During the walking tour of the facility attendees will observe the major assembly operation of the C-130J Hercules aircraft, mid fuselage, cab top center wing and final assembly operations.

Requirements: Must be a U.S. citizen and provide a valid driver's license. No cameras, cell phones or other recording devices permitted.

Departure Information:
Monday, June 27 depart 9:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center
Wednesday, June 29 depart 8:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 30 attendees


Metal Coaters of Georgia

TT6116 Tuesday, June 28, 9:30am - 12:30pm

The facility will provide a twenty minute presentation of their safety program followed by a detailed technical tour of the process of cleaning, roll coating, processing packaging storage, and shipping of light gage coils utilized in the appliance and building Industry.
Requirements: Closed toed shoes (no sandals) No shorts permitted. No cameras or other recording devices permitted and cell phones must be off. Attendees must be able to wear required PPE including hard hats and be able to walk through the facility.

Departure Information: 9:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 20 attendees


Applied Technical Services, Inc.

TT6416 Tuesday, June 28, 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Applied Technical Services is a world class technologically advanced consulting engineering firm with extensive testing and inspecting capabilities. At their 180,000 square foot facility, attendees will have the opportunity to observe various laboratories for tests ranging from chemical, materials, accelerated environmental, vibration, seismic, flammability, mechanical, non-destruction, dimensional, failure analysis, and forensic investigation. Tested products include children's toys, military equipment, aerospace components, and automotive parts.

Requirements: No Cameras, videos or recording devices; must wear closed toed shoes.

Departure Information: 1:15pm from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 45 attendees


Delta Airlines Technical Operations Center Tour

TT5216 Monday, June 27, 9:30am - 12:30pm
TT5516 Monday, June 27, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
TT6216 Tuesday, June 28, 9:30am - 12:30pm SOLD OUT

The Delta Airlines Technical Operations Atlanta facility is a Star VPP site which covers nearly 2.7 million square feet and was specifically designed to provide a smooth flow of work and material. Aircraft work is done in one area, engine work in another, components in yet another- all tied together by an efficient, reliable multi-vehicle transportation system capable of delivering materials and parts quickly. The tour route encompasses the engines facility, test cell, hangar operations and designated shops. Safety will be observed from many aspects such as fall protection, noise, chemical operations, walking/working surfaces and general PPE requirements.

Requirements: Attendees must bring a Passport or valid U.S. Drivers' license for entry. Individuals are not allowed to bring any items prohibited by the TSA to Delta property, refer to www.tsa.gov/travel/travel-tips for prohibited items. Wear comfortable closed toed shoes. Cameras are permitted but permission will be granted on a case by case basis for pictures by the tour guide.

Departure Information:
Monday, June 27, 9:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center
Monday, June 27, 1:15pm from the Georgia World Congress Center
Tuesday, June 28, 9:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 40 attendees


SunTrust Park- Atlanta Braves Stadium

TT6516 Tuesday, June 28, 1:45pm - 4:45pm SOLD OUT

Attendees will have the opportunity to see how American Builders 2017 handles safety on the SunTrust Park project. The tour will include a twenty minute presentation allowing individuals to better understand the interworking of this quad venture specific to safety followed by a walking tour of the site.

Requirements: Long Pants and closed toed shoes (no heels) required. Recommend short sleeved shirts to be worn due to warm weather. No cameras or recording devices permitted.

Departure Information: 1:30pm from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 40 attendees


Norfolk Southern Locomotive Shop Tour- Inman Yard

TT5416 Monday, June 27, 1:15pm - 4:15pm
TT6316 Tuesday, June 28, 1:15pm - 4:15pm SOLD OUT

The tour will give attendees a transportation engineer's eye view of locomotives, their maintenance and material handling. Attendees will have the opportunity to see a locomotive and talk with the mechanics about the engine, maintenance, integral parts and ecosystem in addition to seeing an engine repair and be able to board the engine to see the dash.

Requirements: Work boots required. No jewelry or loose fitting clothing. No wheelchairs due to space constraints in shop. A signed waiver is necessary. Facility will provide hard hats, eyewear and ear plugs as necessary. Participant will need to advise if they require over the glasses for prescription glasses.

Departure Information: 12:45pm from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 15 attendees


MARTA Armour Yard Rail Car Maintenance Facility

TT5316 Monday, June 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm CANCELLED

Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) personnel will provide a tour of the rail car maintenance shop, hazardous materials storage, and yard control tower. The tour will include a short presentation of safety considerations during the design phase of critical areas, such as spaces used for the storage of hazardous substances, as well as safety precautions and procedures required for facility operation. The tour will include a tour of the yard control tower; dynamometer area; blowdown pit (where the underside of the rail car is washed); fire protection system; backshop and the stinger/warning system for energized power.

Requirements: Each attendee must complete a background check prior to the tour. No photos or videos permitted.

Departure Information: 9:15am from the Georgia World Congress Center

Capacity: 25 attendees

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