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Ambeone DMCC Hosts First Pump Systems Optimization Course in Middle East
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (13 July 2015) – Ambeone DMCC/Marketway Arabia recently hosted the Hydraulic Institute’s Pump System Optimization (PSO) course for the first time in the Middle East with GASCO UAE...
Bearing Minimum Loads, Stuffing Boxes for Rotodynamic Vertical Pumps & Rotary Pump Operating Temperature
Q. What information is available regarding bearing minimum loads for pumps? A. All rolling element bearings require a minimum applied load. This ensures that normal elasto-hydrodynamic operation...
DOE Considers Regulating Circulator Pump Efficiency
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 1, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) led the effort to organize the pump industry and facilitated the data gathering and standards development required for the Appliance...
Dynamic Analysis in the Petroleum Market & Piping Installation for Rotary Pumps
Q. What dynamic analysis considerations are recommended for the petroleum market? A. End users should evaluate their need for dynamic analysis by considering the level of proven field experience...
Extended Motor Product Label Initiative Seeks Pump Data
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (July 16, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has announced a new data collection effort on pumping systems data. HI, working as part of the Extended Motor Product Label Initiative...
HI Seeks Reviewers for Drafts of Updated ANSI/HI 10.1-10.5 & ANSI/HI 10.6 Standards
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Aug. 10, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI), under the approval of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), is seeking qualified individuals in North America to...
How to Determine Minimum Submergence & Understanding Parallel & Series Pump Operation
Q. What specifications are required for series and parallel pump operations? A. Pumps intended to operate in series must be close in size because of the rate of flow. Pumps operating in series...
Hydraulic Institute Announces Standards VIPs
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (March 14, 2013) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) recognized the 2012 Standards VIP (Very Important Participant) recipients at the 2013 HI Annual Meeting in Fort Myers, Florida. The...
Hydraulic Institute Enters a Training Partner Agreement with ABB
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (April 8, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has entered a training partner agreement with ABB and Baldor Electric Company, a member of the ABB Group. Through this relationship,...
Hydraulic Institute Executive Director and Pumps & Systems EAB Member to Retire
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 2, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has announced the planned retirement of its long-serving executive director. Robert K. Asdal, who has served as HI executive...
Hydraulic Institute Launches New Pump Test Approval Program
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 11, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has announced the launch of the new Pump Test Lab Approval program. HI member company, Hydro, Inc. becomes the first organization to...
Hydraulic Institute Publishes New Guidebook for Wastewater Treatment Plant Pumps
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (June 15, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) recently published a guide on wastewater treatment plant pumps. “Wastewater Treatment Plant Pumps: Guidelines for Selection,...
Hydro CEO George Harris Elected President of Hydraulic Institute Board of Directors
CHICAGO (Feb. 11, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) elected George Harris, CEO and founder of Hydro Inc., as president of the HI Board of Directors. Responds George Harris, "I am honored to...
Intake Design, Effects of Liquid Viscosity & Reliability of Pumping Equipment
Q. How can we determine the proper size for the intake sump to accommodate several vertical turbine pumps taking input from a river? A. The basic design requirements include adequate depth of flow...
Iwaki America and Hydraulic Institute Enter Mutual Training Partner Agreement
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Aug. 15, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has entered a training partner agreement with Iwaki America Incorporated that allows both organizations to leverage co-branded...
New Pump Test Laboratory Approval Program Ensures Efficiency & Credibility
Programs will help OEMs and end users navigate a more regulated environment for U.S. pumps.
Recommendations for Rotary Pumps, Diaphragm Pumps and VFDs
Q. Can rotary type pumps be used to pump slurries? If so, should users be aware of any special precautions? A. Rotary pumps may be used to transfer slurries when the application dictates....
Site Condition, Treatment Stage & VFD Considerations for Wastewater Pumps
Q. When dealing with wastewater treatment pumps, what concerns pertaining to site conditions are relevant? A. The type of pump that can be used depends on the location of installation. These...
Smith & Loveless President Frank Rebori Appointed to Hydraulic Institute Board of Directors
LENEXA, Kan. (Feb. 14, 2014) – Smith & Loveless Inc. president Frank J. Rebori has been appointed to the board of directors of the Hydraulic Institute (HI). Rebori was formally introduced at HI’s...
The Effects of Gas & Liquid Mixtures on Rotodynamic Pumps & Water Hammer Basics
Q. What are some effects of a gas and liquid mixture being carried through a rotodynamic pump? A. The most dramatic effect of gas or vapor on rotodynamic pump performance is the blocking of the...
The Effects of Viscosity on Sealless Pumps & Bearing Selection in Slurry Applications
Q. How does a liquid’s viscosity affect the performance of rotary sealless pumps? A. The viscosity of a pumped fluid affects the input power and magnetic coupling torque required in a rotary...
The Hydraulic Institute Announces 2014 – 2015 Board of Directors and Officers
Parsippany, N.J. (Feb. 25, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) announced the 2014-2015 Board of Directors and Officers during its Annual meeting recently held in Phoenix, Ariz. The Board is...
The Hydraulic Institute Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors & Officers
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (March 9, 2015) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI), the global authority on pumps and pumping systems, announced the 2015-2016 Board of Directors and Officers during its annual meeting...
The Hydraulic Institute Announces Two Key Staff Changes in Technical Organization
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 8, 2014) – The Hydraulic Institute (HI), one of the nation’s largest pump manufacturing trade associations, has announced two significant personnel changes. Gregg...
The Hydraulic Institute Supports the Pump Industry as the U.S. DOE Announces Two Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR)
Parsippany, NJ (March 20, 2015) - The Hydraulic Institute (HI), North America’s largest pump trade association, announced the release of two Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) by the United...
The Hydraulic Institute’s New Test Standard
ANSI/HI 14.6 gives the pump community a globally accepted test standard for rotodynamic pumps.
Xylem Employees Recognized by Hydraulic Institute for Valuable Contributions
MORTON GROVE, Ill. (March 28, 2013) – Xylem’s Paul Ruzicka, chief mechanical engineer and James Roberts, chief product engineer were recently honored by the Hydraulic Institute for their technical...
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