Short Courses New Zealand


Appita Pump Workshop  - POSTPONED

This one day workshop is aimed at technical, maintenance, and operational staff who design, operate, maintain and troubleshoot pump systems.

The Workshop 

Pumps are an integral part of the pulp and paper making process. Reliable and efficient operation of pumping systems is critical for operability and profitability. The workshop will review some key topics regarding pulp and paper pump systems operations and mechanical seals. The workshop will cover pumping of pulp suspensions, variable speed drives and pump performance, mechanical seals, and include a session going in-depth into real mill examples of problematic pumping systems.

PRESENTER: Dr Martin Atkins is a Process Engineer and is a Researcher at the Energy Research Centre, University of Waikato. His area of expertise is in industrial energy efficiency and has a particular interest in pump systems design and optimisation. A Seals Vendor will also present.

WHEN:

DATE TO BE CONFIRMED

WHERE: Rimu Room, Scion
Rotorua, New Zealand

FEES:
Members:           NZD 100.00 (incl. GST)
Non-Members:    NZD 150.00 (incl. GST)

Included in the fee:  All catering, course notes, and stationery