News | March 24, 2014

The Hydraulic Institute & Pump Systems Matter Announce The First 3-Part Slurry Pumps Webinar Series Of 2014

The Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter announce dates for the first Slurry Pumps 3-part webinar series of 2014. The series will be presented by slurry pump expert, Robert Visintainer, VP Engineering, Research & Development of GIW Industries. The series begins on April 15, 2014. Session 1 will cover slurry pump basics. Slurry pump design & testing will be discussed in Session 2. Session 3 will cover slurry pump wear & application. The following is a schedule of the series:

  • Session 1 - Slurry Basics, April 15, 2014, 1:00-2:30pm EDT
  • Session 2 - Slurry Pump Design & Testing, April 16, 2014, 1:00-2:30pm EDT
  • Session 3 - Slurry Pump Wear & Application, April 17, 2014, 1:00-2:30pm EDT

Series registration is $249.00. Single session registration is also available for $99.00 each. Advance registration is required and HI Members receive a 25% discount on the regular registration fee. Series participants earn three (3) PDH credits, or one (1) PDH credit per session. On-demand links are made available to registrants who are unable to attend live sessions; however PDH credits are only awarded to registrants who attend live sessions.

Registration for the upcoming series is available at the HI eStore: Upon registration, participants will receive a 20% off promo code to use towards the purchase of the companion Rotodynamic (Centrifugal) Slurry Pumps (ANSI/HI 12.1-12.6–2011) standard in their registration confirmation email.

To learn more about the Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter or to register for this course, visit or contact the Hydraulic Institute’s Director of Education & Marketing, Mark Sullivan at

About The Hydraulic Institute
The mission of the Hydraulic Institute is to be a value-adding resource to member companies, engineering consulting firms, and pump users worldwide by developing and delivering comprehensive industry standards, expanding knowledge by providing education and tools for the effective application, testing, installation, operation, maintenance, and performance optimization of pumps and pumping systems, and by serving as a forum for the exchange of industry information. For more information on the Hydraulic Institute, its member companies and its Standards Partners, visit

About Pump Systems Matter
Pump Systems Matter is a non-profit educational organization established by the Hydraulic Institute, and leading utilities and energy efficiency organizations, to educate the industry on the benefits to pump systems optimization and energy efficiency to improve bottom-line savings of end-user companies. For information and registration details on educational offerings visit the Pump Systems Matter website at

SOURCE: The Hydraulic Institute