Municipality and End Users

Municipality, Utility and End Users are an important part of educating and supporting the HI Standards and Guidebooks.

Utilizing HI’s expansive offerings of training and certifications to increase professional development of employees. With many of the same benefits as members, Standard Partners are an integral part of the Hydraulic Institute.

Eligibility Requirements

Corporations, partnerships, government agencies and sole proprietors with offices in North America that are engineering firms, or provide engineering services, or end users of pumps may participate as a Hydraulic Institute Standards Partner. See application for complete eligibility requirements.

Exclusions: Corporations which are eligible to join the Hydraulic Institute as a Member are not eligible to become Hydraulic Institute Standards Partners.

Municipality and End Users

Standards and Guidebooks

  • Online access to complete set of HI standards and guidebooks based on subscription level.
  • Participation in development and maintenance of Industry standards, guidebooks and education materials
  • Active community of 30+ HI Technical Committees

Training and Certification

  • Discounted access to Basic Training portal
  • Discount on purchases of online, in-person and virtual courses
  • Personnel Professional Designation: Pump Systems Assessment Certification (PSAP) Program
  • PDH credits available


  • Develop vital peer to peer and pump manufacturer business relationships
  • Presentation opportunities, sponsorship at HI Conferences throughout the year

Corporate Marketing

  • Use of HI Partner Logo – a symbol of integrity and value
  • Listing on Standard Partner page and HI Consultant Directory, which are accessible to key decision makers in the industry
  • Interactive, Online Job Board
  • Creating brand recognition amongst industry

Market Intelligence

  • Economic forecasts
  • Oxford Economics’ World Pump Market Report free to members
  • Institute for Trend Research (ITR) – Quarterly Macroeconomic forecast by market and region extended forwards 6 quarters.
  • Market Outlook Workshop – market data and insights on the pump and valve industries


To apply for Standards Partnership download and complete the application form found here. Fee structure is based on number of seats in the standards subscription portal.

If you have any questions or would like to receive more information on Standards Partnership, complete our Information Request Form or contact