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ABB & Baldor, A Member of the ABB Group host the Pump Systems Optimization course on May 7th. 
On May 7, 2014, you have the opportunity to participate in the Pump Systems Optimization course offered by ABB & Baldor, A Member of the ABB Group at their drives facility in New Berlin, Wisconsin. Learn ways to improve your pumping systems, leading to significant energy savings and performance improvements that will lower maintenance costs and improve pump reliability. In addition to corporate benefits, you will earn a total of seven (7) Professional Develop Hours (PDH) credits by taking this course. HI encourages you to register today…while space is still available.  Register for and learn more about the course at: Visit the registration page here to learn more and to register for the upcoming PSO course: www.Pumps.org/ABBCourse.New Course Brochure Host
DOE Rulemaking Update 


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Since January 2011, when the first notice appeared in the Federal Register, the Hydraulic Institute (HI) and its members have been closely tracking the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) plans to
regulate pump efficiency for industrial and commercial pumps. Click here for more information...
Start the New Year with an ANSI/HI Pump Standards Web Subscription 
Web-based Subscriptions provide company-wide access to the ANSI/HI Pump Standards for one or more simultaneous users, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from anywhere in the world. You may access from the Web or download to view locally.

View the Standards by Subscription Demo to see how the Subscription system works. Click here.

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HI is Hiring 

Senior Standards Engineer- Experienced

  • Provide staff leadership for the accomplishment of HI’s Mission, Vision, Goals, and Objectives, focusing on the Institute’s Strategic Plan
  • Facilitate development of technical standards and guidelines for pumps, maintaining documents per ANSI Essential Requirements and HI Policy and Procedures
  • Incumbent will assist in the development and support of all aspects of the Institute’s technical programs, including the development of standards, guidelines, and technical documents.  Will also provide support for webinars, educational and certification and labeling programs, as required to maintain the accuracy, high integrity, and objectivity of HI products

If you are interested visit HI's Career HQ site to learn more and apply here: www.Pumps.org/StandardsEngineer

Texas A&M Turbomachinery Laboratory: Pump & Turbo Symposia Proceedings 
02013 Pump Symposium Proceedings The Turbomachinery Laboratory at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce that the proceedings for ALL Turbomachinery Symposia (1971-2012) and ALL International Pump Users Symposia (1984-2012) are available for free on their website. The knowledge that has been distilled in these lectures and tutorials is of continuing and exceptional value to the industry and is a testament to the efforts of individual advisory committee members since the symposia started. Visit the Texas A&M Turbomachinery Laboratory website.
Available Now: ANSI-HI Pump Standards CD Version 3.1 and Version 3.1 Upgrade 
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This new and comprehensive CD-ROM is comprised of 30 standards, of which are 4 have been updated since the release of Version 3.0 in 2011 and one is entirely new - ANSI/HI 7.6 Controlled-Volume Metering Pumps for Test. Among the updated standards are two long awaited revisions - ANSI/HI 9.6.1 Rotodynamic Pumps Guideline for NPSH Margin and ANSI/HI 9.8 Intake Design for Rotodynamic Pumps. 

If you already own ANSI/HI Pump Standards Version 2.2 CD, then the downloadable Version 3.0 Upgrade will bring your set up-to-date. It costs only $150 to keep your ANSI/HI Pump Standards current and ensure that future releases can be added to your set.
Each CD has searchable PDF files; hypertext links from indexes to each Standard, each section and each page; and bookmarks, annotations and printing are all enabled.

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Electronic Data Exchange Overview 
Implement EDE
HI's new standard — "Electronic Data Exchange for Pumping Equipment" — is your first step toward paperless data sharing between collaborating firms. Implement EDE now and your company will stop wasting time reentering data; eliminate errors caused by multiple data entry sessions; SAVE on total project cost.
Free Stuff Overview 

Free Stuff IconThe Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter offer a variety of educational tools and documents on their web sites. Now we've put the links to these resources on one page. A quick and simple one-time registration gives you access to these valuable resources.

NAM Economic Report: April 14, 2014 
HI provides this weekly economic report, a publication of the National Association of Manufacturers, as a service to our members and other interested parties.  Please visit every Monday for the weekly update.
Pumping System Optimization: Energy Efficiency and Bottom-Line Savings 

Host a "Pumping System Optimization: Energy Efficiency and Bottom-Line Savings" course for your service territory, customers, employees, distributors and/or vendors at your own facility and on your schedule in 2013!

Participants of this one-day course will develop skills to identify energy savings opportunities with pumping systems and understand how to develop an Action Plan including financial justification for pumping systems efficiency projects.  This will result in short-term annual energy savings.

Participants earn seven Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits from the Hydraulic Institute and receive a free copy of the "Optimizing Pumping Systems" Guidebook in addition to the course participant guide.

A FREE copy
— $195 Value —
for each participant!

Voices of HI Video"Voices of HI" - Members on the Value of HI Membership
Take 5 minutes to hear why HI membership and participation is a good business decision. Three videos: "Voices of HI Members," Voices of HI Associate Members" and "HI Standards Partners." run for about 5 minutes each. You'll see and hear 11 different HI members, associate members and Standards Partners tell why HI is important to them and to their companies. Their words are unscripted and unrehearsed. They are also thoughtful and thought provoking. Please watch and listen. It will be time well spent.
Member Benefit Literature 
 HI membership is an invaluable business resource. Opportunities abound for your organization and your career potential. Check out the latest membership literature — make sure you are taking advantage of ALL that HI has to offer.2012 Pump Library Thumb for Home
HI Advantage eNewsletter 
HI Advantage HomeScreen ThumbnailDid you know that HI publishes HI Advantage monthly? It's organized into sections: Standards News; Purchase & Save; Pump Insights; Popular HI Offers; Training & PDH Credit.  Stay current on new products and offerings from Hydraulic Institute with this monthly update. To have it sent directly to your inbox, please complete our Information Request Form.
ANSI-HI Pump Standards 

standardsDo You Specify, Select, Design, Test, Install or Operate Pumps or Pumping Systems?  Purchase the ANSI/HI Pump Standards, and make informed decisions, design and operate reliable pumping  systems and optimize their performance. The ANSI/HI Pump Standards include definitions industry terminology design, application, installation, operation and maintenance guidelines plus the widely-accepted HI Test Standards.

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eLearning - The Online Pump Training Experience 

Take the Rotodynamic (Centrifugal) Pumps or Positive Displacement Pumps eLearning courses and earn 2 PDH credits for each module! Enroll today.

Upcoming Meetings 

Save the dates for future HI meetings! Download the schedule here.