Publish Date: Friday, January 22, 2021

Real World Considerations for Pump Design, Operation and Troubleshooting

February 24, 2021 - Online

Event date: 2/24/2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Export event

Webinar Wednesday!

Please note: In order to obtain your CEU card you must register, even for free events.

This course will discuss various aspects of pump design which can be used by consulting engineers as well as plant staff.  Topics include piping and supports, gauges, switches, suction lift, total dynamic head -TDH, net positive suction head-NPSH, cavitation and when to use centrifugal versus positive displacement pumps.  We will also discuss pump operation and maintenance.  Pump troubleshooting will also be covered including tools the plant should have as well as common causes and remedies of pump issues.  This information comes from lessons learned during 31+ years of work in the water and wastewater industry.

Instructor: Steve Truitt, Penn Valley Pumps

CEUs Earned: 0.1 DW/WW CEU

Cost: Free to IRWA Members - Non-Members $40

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (MST) - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (PST)

Location:  Online using Zoom platform. Registration is required for all participants. You will receive the link to join the webinar in your confirmation email. If you have questions about how to participate in virtual classes call Tondee Clark at 208-343-7001.


Register utilizing the appropriate link below. If you are unsure if your utility is a member, please click on the link to view current IRWA members then proceed with your registration accordingly.

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