Category Archives: Networking

Networking Event

Please join us at the at Twisted Spur  on December 10th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm for networking PDM meeting.  This is an opportunity to meet other MidCarolina APICS members and learn about activities and tours that we are planning for the spring.

Twisted Spur Brewery

705 Gervais St, A, Columbia, SC 29201


Register here: Columbia Canal Water Treatment Facility Tour

Come see a flow process that we rely on everyday, fresh water!

We will be touring the Columbia Canal Water Treatment facility, seeing the process, and discussing the following topics:

 1)      How do you forecast demand of water and monitor that demand?

2)      How do you monitor inventory of freshwater in the system?

3)      What is the process for creating freshwater?

4)      What would be the throughput time from intake to distribution pipe to the city?

5)      How do you forecast long range capital investments?

If you go to our website ( you can hear a short podcast of the Chicago Water Treatment facility, toured during the APICS International Conference.  

Come join us!

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:
Friday, March 1, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (EST)
Columbia Water Treatment Plant
300 Laurel Street
Columbia, SC 29201

MidCarolina APICS End of Year Tour, Awards and Networking

Friday, April 24, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

River Rat Brewery
1231 Shop Road
Columbia, SC 29201

Come join our End of Year Celebration and Tour.  We will get tour of the Brewery and Q&A on how River Rat Brewery got started, plan their production, and built their Supply Chain and Distribution system.  Then we will retire to the deck which we reserved for sandwiches and refreshments and member recognition’s.  The chapter will cover the food but it will be “Buy Your Own Beer”.  See you there for a great night.

September PDM Plant Tour

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Conquest Brewery
Free event! MICA Member Event.  Advanced reservations required


Email for more information

947 South Stadium Road, Columbia, SC 29201, USA

The APICS MidCarolina Chapter is touring Conquest Brewing, a new local brewer to explore Supply Chain and Operations Management. Even a small micro brew has to source it’s raw materials, perfect its manufacturing process, and establish distribution channels and packaging.