Training centre promotes best pump practice By HYDRO INNOVATIONS PTY LTD

News Date: 11 Sep 2017

Category: Buildings

Hydro Innovations has just opened a new training centre, called the Hydro Innovations Pump Institute, to assist their customers in the selection, troubleshooting and maintenance of centrifugal pumps.

Training centre promotes best pump practice

The centre will focus most attention on self priming pumps, but aspects of the curricula offered will include standard centrifugal and submersible pumps.

The Institute covers two floors, and houses a variety of training assets. The main "attraction" is a full size functioning pump station on the first floor, with suction lines going down into a clear wet well system on the ground floor, demonstrating the self priming process very clearly through clear acrylic suction lines. Other training assets include a glass faced pump and a full-size "tear-down" pump.

The glass faced pump is a full size pump with a glass front. This allows observers to see the inside workings of a centrifugal pump, and is capable of demonstrating a raft of troubleshooting scenarios, including air binding, pipe blockages, and many others.

The "tear-down" pump enables training for operators and fitters on disassembly and reassembly of a centrifugal pump, including tips on seal and bearing installation, setting pump clearances, and other key elements in repair and maintenance procedures. The Hydro Innovations team hope that this element of operator training, along with gauge reading and troubleshooting training will help keep pumping assets at their efficient best for long and trouble free time.

More information can be obtained by contacting us on 02 9898 1800 or by email on sales@hydroinnovations.com.au

Enquiry
Please enter Name
Please enter email
Please enter Company
Please enter phone number
Please enter post code
Please verify that you are not a robot.

More News From HYDRO INNOVATIONS PTY LTD

DAF Pump used in Upgrade

An EDUR DAF pump unit has been selected to replace a conventional system at a wastewater treatment plant in Darwin.

Buildings

Self Primer Ideal for Seawater at Daydream

A seawater pump was needed at Daydream Island to pump filtered seawater to the Living Reef on the North Side of the Daydream Island Resort. They needed a ...

Buildings

See What Tim Webster Says About EDUR DAF Pump

By using a German built EDUR DAF pump, businesses with wastewater treatment systems can save on capital cost, as well as energy and maintenance costs.

Buildings

NEW Gorman-Rupp Self Cleaning Sump is a Game Changer

Gorman-Rupp and leading designer Yves Givron have developed what is said to be the Fourth Generation wet well called the Self Cleaning Sump (SCS).

Buildings

Pumping Corrosive Wastewater

Pumping wastewater is a tough job, but when it is corrosive, pumps often have short life cycles and can become expensive to maintain.

Buildings