HI Guidebooks are written by industry experts on topics vital to those who design, operate, or maintain pumping systems.
 
 
Displaying 1 - 12 of 12 results
Pump Systems Assessment: Body of Knowledge
In response to an industry need for a standardized approach to conducting pump system assessments, the Hydraulic Institute (HI) has developed the Pump Systems Assessment: Body of Knowledge (PSABOK). Developed by subject matter experts and industry leaders, HI has collected and harmonized the various factors that comprises a pump system assessment into a comprehensive and easy to understand guide.
Flexible Couplings Basics
This document provides a technical guideline on flexible couplings used in pump applications. It provides a basic understanding of the various coupling types, information required to make basic coupling selections based on system requirements, and a general understanding of the installation and maintenance practices associated with each type of coupling.
Application Guideline for Variable Speed Pumping
This guideline has been created to provide pump industry professionals and the end user operators of pumps with the knowledge required to apply variable speed pumping so that it will result in improved energy efficiency and increased reliability. This intension of this guidebook is to educate the pumping industry and to ensure the safe, reliable, and efficient operation of the pumping equipment we all depend on every day.
Reliability of Pumping Equipment: Guidelines for Maximizing Uptime, Availability, and Reliability
The objective of this document is to provide a technical guideline on ways of improving and maintaining the reliability of rotodynamic pumping equipment. The document provides an insight into the factors that affect reliability, what reliability should be expected, approaches to monitoring reliability, and ways of improving it. Learn more...
Wastewater Treatment Plant Pumps: Guidelines for Selection, Application, and Operation
This guidebook is intended to assist in the understanding of the general layout, components, and operation of a typical wastewater treatment plant. The intention is to provide the guidance necessary to select pump types, pump materials, and auxiliary components so the pumping system performs effectively, efficiently, and reliably in the various plant operations. Learn more...
Variable Frequency Drives: Guidelines for Application, Installation, and Troubleshooting
A new guide for the pump industry, Variable Frequency Drives: Guidelines for Application, Installation, and Troubleshooting describes how VFDs can help reduce energy consumption, increase the reliability and life of pumping systems, and generate significant cost savings...read more
Power Plant Pumps: Guidelines for Application and Operation to Maximize Uptime, Availability, and Reliability
A one-of-a-kind guide exclusively for the application and operation of pumps in combined-cycle power plant service.
Optimizing Pumping Systems: A Guide to Improved Efficiency, Reliability, and Profitability
Optimizing Pumping Systems is easy to read and filled with drawings and reference tables that provide you with the information you need to make a solid attack on optimizing your pumping systems.
Mechanical Seals for Pumps: Application Guidelines
Comprehensive and authoritative reference book that is must reading for all engineers, pump and seal professionals, end users, consulting engineers, distributors, and pump OEMs.
Pump Life Cycle Costs: A Guide to LCC Analysis for Pumping Systems
The Industry’s most complete and up-to-date Life Cycle Cost Guide for pumping systems.
Engineering Data Book
You’re sure to find the answer you’re looking for in 208 pages of easy-to-use information designed to help you solve problems related to transferring and pumping fluids – all in one handsome, cloth-bound resource.
Guidebooks in Secure PDF Format
Guidebooks in secure PDF format are immediately downloadable and do not incur shipping/handling charges. Guidebooks in this format are encrypted for security purposes and require the installation of an Adobe-approved plug-in from FileOpen Systems, Inc.