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Pump Systems Assessment: Body of Knowledge (Secure PDF)
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 (Secure PDF)
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 (Secure PDF)
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 (Secure PDF)
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.
Variable Frequency Drives: Guidelines for Application, Installation, and Troubleshooting (Secure PDF)
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.
Power Plant Pumps: Guidelines for Application and Operation to Maximize Uptime, Availability, and Reliability (Secure PDF)
A one-of-a-kind guide exclusively for the application and operation of pumps in combined-cycle power plant service.
Mechanical Seals for Pumps: Application Guidelines (Secure PDF)
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 (Secure PDF)
The Industry’s most complete and up-to-date Life Cycle Cost Guide for pumping systems.
Downloadable Energy Package: Pump Life Cycle Costs, Optimizing Pumping Systems & Mechanical Seals for Pumps Guides (Secure PDF)
Purchase three Hydraulic Institute guidebooks in electronic format and save 20% over individual purchase price.
Pump Systems Assessment Professional (PSAP) Certification Study Guide - Secure PDF

Pump Systems Matter has created a study guide to support individuals preparing for Pump System Assessment Professional (PSAP) certification. The Pump Systems Assessment Professional (PSAP) Certification Study Guide synthesizes and summarizes the information required to prepare for the PSAP examination. From the practical to the underlying theories, this study guide covers the jobs and tasks required to perform formal pump system assessments.

Pump System Optimization Guidebook (PSO) (Secure PDF)

This guidebook is intended to assist those who need to understand details of pump system optimization coupled with important capital equipment decisions. It presents practical information for those who have not had broad exposure to pumping systems and for those who wish to improve the systems for which they are responsible.

The ultimate goal of this guidebook is to educate those designing pumps and the systems in which the pumps are applied to minimize energy consumption while maximizing reliability with consideration of the associated life cycle costs for the systems we collectively rely on every day.

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