Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) April 29, 2013
The Pump Guy Seminar is presented by world-renowned pumping systems expert Larry Bachus (“The Pump Guy”), author of the popular textbook Everything You Need to Know About Pumps (included with the seminar) and regular contributor to Flow Control magazine. Bachus brings with him 30-plus years of experience working with industrial pumping systems. His unique training style breaks down the fundamentals of pumping systems efficiency in a way that brings those “ah ha” moments to a broad range of professionals, from operations and maintenance to engineering and general management.
The Pump Guy Seminar is designed to provide process plant engineers, managers, technicians, operators, and others involved with pumping systems technical knowledge on industrial pump design, operation and maintenance. Upon completion of this training, attendees will receive a certificate for 21 Professional Development Hours and return to work equipped with the knowledge to improve plant production via reliable pump and process piping system design.
Key topics covered during the Pump Guy Seminar include:
> Head vs. Pressure
> Absolute & Pressure Gauges
> NPSHr vs NPSHa
> Cavitation Causes & Prevention
> The Affinity Laws
> Flow & Head
> Efficiency Formula & Application
> Power Formula & Application
> Pump Classifications
> Suction-Specific Speed
> Pump Curves vs. System Curves
> Shaft Deflection
> Pump Motor Alignment
> Pump Packing
> Mechanical Seals
> Pump Piping
For a full course outline and registration information for the upcoming Pump Guy Seminars in Chicago and Philadelphia, please visit FlowControlNetwork.com/PumpGuy. If you have questions or need more information about the Pump Guy Seminar, please contact Matt Migliore at Matt(at)GrandViewMedia(dot)com or 610 828-1711.
Empowering Pumps is a Partner Sponsor of the Pump Guy Seminar Series. You can find Empowering Pumps online at, http://www.empoweringpumps.com.
About Flow Control Magazine
Flow Control magazine is the leading source for fluid handling systems design, operation and maintenance. It focuses exclusively on technologies for effectively moving, measuring and containing liquids, gases and slurries. It aims to serve any industry where fluid handling is a requirement.
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