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Fundamentals of Pumps and Valves and Their Selection for Optimal System Performance

By: Alpha Partners

Lagos State, Nigeria

23 - 26 Oct, 2018  4 days

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NGN 125,000

Pumps are the second most used piece of equipment in the world, so it’s a good idea to know what makes them run and how to fix them if they break, replace, repair, properly maintain and troubleshoot. This workshop provides participants knowledge and skills that increase confidence and comfort levels so that they can go back to their workplace and immediately apply what they have learned.


Key concepts in Designing for Reliability

- Life-cycle effect on costs and profits

- Risk and probability of failure

- Maintain support ability

Pumping System Failures

- Hydraulic gradient and piping losses

- Pump head and flow

- System curves

- Distortion prevention

Pumps Set Selection

- Pump types and their limitations

- Centrifugal impeller types and selection

- Bearing housing and bearing selection

- Efficiency and power draw

- Shaft seal selection

Installation Design

- Component standardization

- Hold-down bolting

- Piping and valves

- Pipe expansion and alignment

Pump Operation

- Operator and process interface

- Performance monitoring

- Performance degradation

- Operating procedures for process stability

Pump Maintenance and Reliability

- Preventive maintenance

- Lubrication standard

- Balancing standard

- Bearing vibration standard

- Precision maintenance

For Whom: Works, Services and Maintenance Personnel

Training Methodology

The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.

Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor) Opposite Adekunle BRT Bus-stop, Yaba, Lagos. Oct 23 - 26 Oct, 2018
NGN 125,000.00(The workshop fee is N125,000.00 (One Hundred and Twenty-Five Thousand Naira) only per participant to cover workshop literature and materials, executive bag, tea/coffee, lunch, photograph and certificate.)
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Chris Onwuasigwe, FCA 08033045484

3-5 Participants – 5% Discount allowed 5 and above number of Participants – 10% Discount allowed
A distinguished team of facilitators who are eminently qualified professionals has been assembled to lead discussions in course of the workshop.
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