Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM EST
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Total Equipment Company 
400 Fifth Avenue
Coraopolis, PA 15108

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Richard Dupree 
AIChE Pittsburgh Local Section 

AIChE Pittsburgh Local Section Event 


What ChE's Need to Know about

Pumps, Compressors and Blowers

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

6:00 to 8:30 pm


Our 3rd meeting of the 2017-18 year will be a presentation by Chuck Gerbe, VP of Total Equipment Company about what ChE's need to know about pumps, compressors and blowers to correctly specify the appropriate equipment to make your project a success. Topics to be covered include:

  • Pump Fundamentals - reliability and energy savings
  • Pump Types - self priming, centrifugal, positive displacement
  • Seal Types and Leakage
  • Affinity Laws
  • Pump Curves
  • System Curves
  • ANSI vs API Specs
  • Q&A


6:00 - 6:30pm Registration & Networking

6:30 - 7:30pm Dinner - Pizza & Soft Drinks

7:30 - 8:30pm Technical Presentation


You must pre-register for this event.

No walk-ins permitted.

We need an accurate headcount so we have the
appropriate amount of food for the event.