Pumps II (Summer)
August 4 @ 8:00 am - August 5 @ 4:30 pm$185
Cal Poly Irrigation Training and Research Center’s Designer/Manager School of Irrigation
Course covers: Net positive suction head, submersible pumps, well screens, shaft losses, shaft sizing, maintenance and troubleshooting, variable frequency drive (VFD) basics, retrofitting VFDs on existing motors, affinity laws for variable speed operation, how to estimate savings from VFDs, hands-on VFD application, power factor correction, inlet and sump design.
This class is sponsored by the USBR, Mid-Pacific Region (Suggested preprequisites: Basic Pipeline Hydraulics I & II, Pumps I)