TECH EXPO 2020

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    TECH SESSIONS

    Advancing Your Fluid Process Knowledge

    Tech Expo 2020 is postponed due to COVID19 until spring of 2021. Below is a list of sessions that may be presented at the next event!

    Take on the most challenging issues facing your business with guidance from our industry experts. Learn about new trends and technology that will help you reduce cost while increasing productivity.

    5 Wisconsin DNR education credits and Professional Development Credits available.

    Session A

    8:15am-9:00am
    Beginner
    Valve Selection for Sanitary Applications
    Presented by Crane Engineering
    There's more to sanitary valve selection than size. Proper selection means industry compliance, the right materials, exceptional cleanability, and more.
    8:15am-9:00am
    Intermediate

    Building a Durable Gear Pump for Tough Applications

    Presented by Viking Pump
    Not every application is a walk in the park. In this session, you'll learn how to beef up internal gear pumps so they'll stand up to your extreme application.

    8:45am-9:30am
    Intermediate
    Selecting the Best Municipal Wastewater Screen
    Presented by Spirac
    Learn about the different types of screens, flows and screen types, and screening volumes for wastewater applications.

    Session B

    9:45am-10:30am
    Beginner
    Basic Hydraulics Theory for Pumping Systems
    Presented by Gorman-Rupp
    Learn fluid system fundamentals and parameters (flow, TDH, NPSH). Understand basic troubleshooting and identify pump performance problems.
    10:00am-10:45am
    Beginner
    Do's and Don'ts of Sanitary Pump Selection
    Presented by Fristam Pump
    Selecting the right sanitary pump is critical. Attend this session to understand the pitfalls and learn how proper pump selection can ensure proper cleaning and reduce unnecessary expenses.
    10:00am-10:45am
    Beginner
    How Air-Operated Diaphragm Pumps Work and Their Best Applications
    Presented by Warren-Rupp
    Learn the basics of air-operated diaphragm working principle and which applications are best suited for these versatile pumps.

    Session C

    11:00am-11:45am
    Advanced
    The Future of Reliability - How Technology is Changing the Traditional Approach to Reliability
    Presented By ITT Goulds Pumps
    Preventive maintenance is no longer enough. Companies focused on improving reliability are looking towards the latest technology to help see failures long before they occur. 
    11:00am-11:45am
    Advanced
    Case Studies: How Pump Rehabs Delivered Real Results
    Presented by Crane Engineering
    Sit in for 4 case studies where wastewater facilities rehabilitated pumps with new technology and achieved real results, saving energy and improving environmental conditions in the plant.
    11:00am-11:45am
    Intermediate

    Fix Your Mix: 4 Reasons To Consider an In-Line Blender
    Presented by Fristam Pumps
    Inconsistency? Long blending times? Learn how in-line blenders work and how they can have a positive affect on your final product.

    Session D

    1:00pm-1:45pm
    Advanced
    Achieving Process Goals with Integrated Mixer and Tank Design
    Presented by Cleveland Mixer
    Getting the right mix is more than choosing a mixer. Reach process goals by optimizing mixers and tanks. Attending this session to find out how.
    1:00pm-1:45pm
    Beginner
    How Installation Affects Reliability of Centrifugal Pumps
    Presented by Crane Engineering
    Small pump installation mishaps make a BIG difference. Check out this session lead by Crane's Service Team as they give a live demonstration on why proper installation matters.

    Session E

    2:00pm-2:45 pm
    Intermediate
    Specifying the Right Mechanical Seal for Your Application
    Presented by John Crane
    The first step to mechanical seal success is ensuring the materials will stand up to the process. Learn the pitfalls of specifying mechanical seals.
    2:00pm-2:45pm
    Intermediate
    Setting Valves Up For Automation Success
    Presented by Crane Engineering
    Automating valves is more than putting an actuator on top. Join Crane's valve experts for tips to maximize the performance of your automated valves.