The 2013 Hydraulic Institute (HI) Technical meeting will take place June 26-28 at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, Ill. Members, associate members, standards partners of HI and utility/NGOs and qualified prospective members are encouraged to register for the upcoming meeting. Information on the meeting is at www.Pumps.org/13Technical.
The Technical meeting is for interested members to volunteer their expertise and join HI’s technical committees that creat ANSI/HI Standards, technical guidelines, and reports for pumps and pumping systems. Nearly 30 committees will meet to advance the HI’s standards and guideline writing efforts. Some other meeting highlights include:
- Pump knowledge workshops
- Gearboxes in pump applications
- Sustainability and performance contracting
- Department of Energy update
- Pump test lab certification and pump labeling
- Structured authoring training session
- Technical affairs update
The meeting also provides networking with top pump industry professionals. On June 26, HI will host a night out featuring an outdoor dinner reception, bowling, and bocce. The following night, HI will host a dinner and show at the on-site Marriott Dinner Theater presenting I Love You…You’re Perfect…Now Change.
Early registration discounts apply for those who register by May 10. Group discounts and “young engineer” discounts are also available to encourage the participation of engineers who are under the age of 35 and have been in the industry for less than 10 years.
Hydraulic Institute is 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, visit www.Pumps.org.