Pump Training for Engineers

This seminar is designed for project/specifying engineers who are responsible for designing, specifying, and evaluating pumps to be used throughout general industry.

The seminar will cover the following topics as they apply to different types of pumps available for general industry:

  • HI Classification of Pumps
  • Suction Specific Speed
  • Principles of Operation
  • Pump Performance Curve Characteristics
  • Boundaries – Safe Operating Zone
  • System Head Curve
  • Finding the Best Fit
    • Evaluating Examples on System Head Curve
  • Cavitation – NPSHa vs. NPSHr
  • Optimizing Pumping Systems
    • Control Valve vs. Speed Control
  • Maintenance/Repair Considerations

If you are interested in attending a seminar on a different date, at a different Hydro Service Center, or onsite at your facility: