U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Advanced Manufacturing Office – Industrial Distributed Energy

Pump Up Your Pumping System Knowledge with Webinars from the Hydraulic Institute

March 12, 2009

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) is kicking off their spring 2009 Webinar series on pumping systems best practices and standards. Through HI’s knowledge center, PumpLearning.org, experts will offer real-world answers during live presentations, and will be available for questions and answers following each session. Three series were developed and will be presented by members of the HI who have researched and written about the selected topics. HI Webinar participants can earn HI professional development hours, which are accepted by most certification and licensing entities. Choose from these upcoming Webinars:

Pump Knowledge Series

  • March 17, 2009: Motor Enclosure
  • April 15, 2009: Motor Efficiency
  • May 15, 2009: VFDs

Positive Displacement Pumps: Fundamentals, Design, and Applications

  • March 31, 2009: Why Positive Displacement Pumps?
  • April 14, 2009: Positive Displacement Pump Hydraulics
  • April 28, 2009: Rotary Pumps
  • May 14, 2009: Reciprocating Pumps
  • May 28, 2009: Controlled Volume Metering Pumps

Making Sense of the Slurry Pump Standard

  • April 7, 2009: Slurry Pump Particulars and Pipeline Construction
  • May 12, 2009: Slurry Pump Design and Testing 
  • June 9, 2009: Slurry Pump Wear and Application

Visit the ITP training calendar to learn more and register. You can also find information on ITP’s system-specific training sessions and one-hour Thursday Webcasts on assessments, technologies, and resources for industrial energy efficiency.