Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle 2024

  • Register
    • Non-member - $333
    • Member - $250
    • Associate Member - $250
    • Academic Partner - $317
    • PSAP Industry Partner - $317
    • Pump Industry Partner - $317
    • Pump Industry Partner Retiree - $316.99
    • Standards Partner - Consultant - $250
    • Standards Partner - End User - $250
    • Standards Partner - End User & Basic Training - $250
    • Training Partner - $250

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Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle

4-Part Webinar Bundle

Overview

Introducing the comprehensive Mechanical Seals Fundamentals – a collection of four webinars. A mechanical seal is a vital component within a pumping system. Consequently, it is beneficial to understand the function and limitations of a seal. This collection of webinars was designed to provide attendees with a general understanding on the design, function, operation and installation of mechanical seals. Participants will learn about the essential elements of a mechanical seal, proper installation methods, and what to do in the event of seal failure.

This is a discounted bundle of four (4) mechanical seals webinars. Get 30% off of the individual price if purchased separately when you register for this bundle.

Types and Operating Principles

Date: November 5, 2024  

This webinar covers the basic operating principles of a mechanical seal and the various types of mechanical seals

Failure Analysis and Troubleshooting

Date: November 7, 2024

The goal of this webinar is to provide attendees with a basic understanding of failure modes and troubleshooting techniques used to analyze mechanical seal failure.

Installation, Connection, and Commissioning

Date: November 12, 2024

This webinar presents the best practices for installing a mechanical seal in a pump, preparing the piping plan system, and then monitoring performance during pump startup.

Construction and Design

Date: November 14, 2024

This webinar covers mechanical seal failures, what to do in the event of such an occurrence, and how to properly investigate

Registration Fees

HI Member TypePercentage (%) DiscountBundle Price
Member25$250.00
Associate Member25$250.00
Standards Partner25$250.00
Training Partner25$250.00
Industry Partner5$317.00
Academic Partner5$317.00
Non-Member/PartnerFull Price$333.00
PSAP Industry Partner5$317.00
Pump Industry Partner5$317.00


By participating in this webinar hosted by the Hydraulic Institute (HI) and Pump Systems Matter (PSM) you automatically agree to authorize recording of audio and or visual content presented during the live session and consent to subsequent use of the recording by HI and PSM unless otherwise stated. The audio and visual recording of the live webinar includes documents and materials exchanged or viewed during the live event; questions asked and poll answers provided by you during the live event; and the chat box transcript. Live webinar recordings are uploaded to HI’s On-Demand library for distribution.

By submitting this registration, you consent to having your name or contact information shared with the session speaker(s) and organizer(s).

If you do not consent to the audio and/or video recording of this live webinar or the sharing of your information, please do not join the session and email your concerns to our Customer Support Center.

Webinar Platform

Webinars are hosted on the Webex teleconferencing platform. Prior to joining the live webinar, click here for instructions on how to test your browser.

Webinar Instructions

  1. Click the "Contents" tab and select "View Live Webinar".  After viewing the entire video, return to the Contents tab.
  2. Click "Complete Quiz for Live Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed to the next session. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
  3. Continue this process until you view and complete all the parts for this Webinar Series.
  4. Click "Complete Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
  5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).

Need Assistance?

If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please contact our Customer Support Center.

  • Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 11/05/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    This webinar covers the basic operating principles of a mechanical seal and the various types of mechanical seals. SKU: LW304B

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    Mechanical Seals Fundamentals-Types and Operating Principles

    Date: November 5, 2024
    Time: 1:00pm EST
    PDH Credits: 1.0

    Overview

    This webinar covers the basic operating principles of a mechanical seal and the various types of mechanical seals. Participants will learn about the essential elements of a mechanical seal, the effective forces acting on it, and the ideal operating conditions. The types of mechanical seals will be broken down by configuration and by design. Additionally, important factors to consider in the application of a mechanical seal and the limitations of each seal type will be discussed.

    Learning Objectives

    1. Understand the basic operating principles of a mechanical seal.
    2. Identify the various types of mechanical seals by both arrangement and design features.
    3. Identify important application factors and understand how this affects seal selection.

    This webinar is a part of the Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle. Click Here to learn information about how you can save.

    SKU: LW304B

    Registration Fees

    HI Member TypeFee
    Member$89.25
    Associate Member$89.25
    Standards Partner$89.25
    Training Partner$89.25
    Industry Partner$113.05
    Academic Partner$113.05
    Non-Member/Partner$119.00

    Members, Associate Members, Standards Partners, and Training Partners of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) receive 25% discount on all available PSM training. Employees of Members, Associate Members, Standards Partner, and Training Partner organizations must log-in with their company email address in order for the discounted registration fee to apply. Industry Partners and Academic Partners receive 5% discount on all PSM training. Click here to learn more about HI membership.

    Membership Question?  Call us at 973-267-9700, email us, or view the HI website for more information.

    Group Registration

    Group registration discounts are available for webinars. If you are interested in registering a group, please click the button below to download the group registration form and upload it here. It may take up to 3 business days to process group registrations.

    Download Group Registration Form

    Refunds & Cancellations

    All refund requests must be made in writing to training@pumps.org. Full refunds will be issued for any live course or webinar that has been cancelled.


    Webinar Instructions

    1. Click the Contents tab and select "View Live Webinar".  After the live webinar is completed, return to the Contents tab.
    2. Click "Complete Quiz for Live Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
    3. For webinar series, continue this process until you complete all the webinar sessions.
    4. Click "Complete Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
    5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).
    6. During the Q&A portion of the training sessions questions are welcome that relate to the material presented and the instructor will do their best to address them within the context of the training provided. If time does not permit addressing questions received, we’ll make our best effort to provide an answer via email.
    7. Please note that the instructor is not able to provide consulting advice or interpretations of standards; therefore, these types of questions will not be addressed by the instructor. 

    Need Assistance?

    If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please e-mail training@pumps.org for assistance.

    Kali Vanderpool

    Design Engineer

    Roplan

    Kali Vanderpool is a Design Engineer with Roplan in Madison, WI. She received her Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Purdue University and has worked in the seal industry since 2020. Kali currently serves as the vice chairperson of the Hydraulic Institute Mechanical Seals Committee.

    PDH Credits

    One (1) PDH credit will be issued upon completion of this live webinar series. 

    The acceptance of continuing education as it applies to fulfillment of the state licensing requirements for professional designations is at the pleasure of the individual state licensing boards. It is the responsibility of the individual participants to be knowledgeable about their state requirements.

    Licensed Professional Engineers

    Continuing professional development is a vital component to the engineering licensure process. Most state licensing boards require continuing professional development as a condition for licensure and renewal of the license to practice engineering. Pre-approval of training providers and courses are not required by most state licensing boards, except for the following:

    Florida Board of Professional Engineers

    Pump Systems Matter is a board-approved continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers: License # CEA361.

    North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors

    Pump Systems Matter is an approved continuing professional competency sponsor for the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors: Sponsor # S-0523.

    New York State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying, and Geology

    Pump Systems Matter is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers in New York State: NYS Sponsor # 241.

  • Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 11/07/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    The goal of this webinar is to provide attendees with a basic understanding of failure modes and troubleshooting techniques used to analyze mechanical seal failure. SKU: LW307B

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    Mechanical Seals Fundamentals-Construction and Design

    Date: November 7, 2024
    Time: 1:00pm EST
    PDH Credits: 1.0

    Overview

    This webinar illustrates the key components and design features of mechanical seals and seal chambers.  The session covers topics such as seal chamber configurations, materials of construction, use of compatibility guides, and relevant calculations.

    Learning Objectives

    • Be able to identify the components of a mechanical seal as well as their function.
    • Understand the effect of seal chamber geometry and flush arrangements.
    • Know the materials of construction used in mechanical seals and how to select the proper materials.

    This webinar is a part of the Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle. Click Here to learn information about how you can save.

    SKU: LW307B

    Registration Fees

    HI Member TypeFee
    Member$89.25
    Associate Member$89.25
    Standards Partner$89.25
    Training Partner$89.25
    Industry Partner$113.05
    Academic Partner$113.05
    Non-Member/Partner$119.00

    Members, Associate Members, Standards Partners, and Training Partners of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) receive 25% discount on all available PSM training. Employees of Members, Associate Members, Standards Partner, and Training Partner organizations must log-in with their company email address in order for the discounted registration fee to apply. Industry Partners and Academic Partners receive 5% discount on all PSM training. Click here to learn more about HI membership.

    Membership Question?  Call us at 973-267-9700, email us, or view the HI website for more information.

    Group Registration

    Group registration discounts are available for webinars. If you are interested in registering a group, please click the button below to download the group registration form and upload it here. It may take up to 3 business days to process group registrations.

    Download Group Registration Form

    Refunds & Cancellations

    All refund requests must be made in writing to training@pumps.org. Full refunds will be issued for any live course or webinar that has been cancelled.


    Webinar Instructions

    1. Click the Contents tab and select "View Live Webinar".  After the live webinar is completed, return to the Contents tab.
    2. Click "Complete Quiz for Live Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
    3. For webinar series, continue this process until you complete all the webinar sessions.
    4. Click "Complete Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
    5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).
    6. During the Q&A portion of the training sessions questions are welcome that relate to the material presented and the instructor will do their best to address them within the context of the training provided. If time does not permit addressing questions received, we’ll make our best effort to provide an answer via email.
    7. Please note that the instructor is not able to provide consulting advice or interpretations of standards; therefore, these types of questions will not be addressed by the instructor. 

    Need Assistance?

    If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please e-mail training@pumps.org for assistance.

    Scott Svendsen

    Fellow Engineer, Global Technical Lead, AMSS Seals and Systems

    Flowserve Corporation

    Scott Svendsen is a Fellow Engineer with Flowserve Corporation. He has more than 30 years of experience in the design, application, and development of mechanical seals and systems with specialty in liquid seals and systems for high duty light hydrocarbon and high temperature applications. Mr. Svendsen is a licensed Professional Engineer in California, member of the API 682 5th Edition Task Force, and member of the Hydraulic Institute Seals Committee. He earned his BSME from California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.

    PDH Credits

    One (1) PDH credit will be issued upon completion of this live webinar series. 

    The acceptance of continuing education as it applies to fulfillment of the state licensing requirements for professional designations is at the pleasure of the individual state licensing boards. It is the responsibility of the individual participants to be knowledgeable about their state requirements.

    Licensed Professional Engineers

    Continuing professional development is a vital component to the engineering licensure process. Most state licensing boards require continuing professional development as a condition for licensure and renewal of the license to practice engineering. Pre-approval of training providers and courses are not required by most state licensing boards, except for the following:

    Florida Board of Professional Engineers

    Pump Systems Matter is a board-approved continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers: License # CEA361.

    North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors

    Pump Systems Matter is an approved continuing professional competency sponsor for the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors: Sponsor # S-0523.

    New York State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying, and Geology

    Pump Systems Matter is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers in New York State: NYS Sponsor # 241.

  • Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 11/12/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    This webinar presents the best practices for installing a mechanical seal in a pump, preparing the piping plan system, and then monitoring performance during pump startup. SKU: LW306B

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    Mechanical Seals Fundamentals-Installation, Connection, and Commissioning

    Date: November 12, 2024
    Time: 1:00pm EST
    PDH Credits: 1.0

    Overview

    This webinar presents the best practices for installing a mechanical seal in a pump, preparing the piping plan system, and then monitoring performance during pump startup. Anyone involved in this process appreciates the importance of proper equipment startup with respect to safety, environmental controls, and pump reliability. The instructor will provide clear and practical recommendations based on field proven techniques in all types of end user facilities. 

    Learning Objectives

    1. Implement best practices for mechanical seal installation into pumps
    2. Be able to verify the connections and interconnecting piping of piping plans
    3. Understand how to commission piping plan systems prior to pump start-up
    4. Implement best practices for monitoring seal and piping plan systems after pump start-up

    This webinar is a part of the Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle. Click Here to learn information about how you can save.

    SKU: LW306B

    Registration Fees

    HI Member TypeFee
    Member$89.25
    Associate Member$89.25
    Standards Partner$89.25
    Training Partner$89.25
    Industry Partner$113.05
    Academic Partner$113.05
    Non-Member/Partner$119.00

    Members, Associate Members, Standards Partners, and Training Partners of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) receive 25% discount on all available PSM training. Employees of Members, Associate Members, Standards Partner, and Training Partner organizations must log-in with their company email address in order for the discounted registration fee to apply. Industry Partners and Academic Partners receive 5% discount on all PSM training. Click here to learn more about HI membership.

    Membership Question?  Call us at 973-267-9700, email us, or view the HI website for more information.

    Group Registration

    Group registration discounts are available for webinars. If you are interested in registering a group, please click the button below to download the group registration form and upload it here. It may take up to 3 business days to process group registrations.

    Download Group Registration Form

    Refunds & Cancellations

    All refund requests must be made in writing to training@pumps.org. Full refunds will be issued for any live course or webinar that has been cancelled.


    Webinar Instructions

    1. Click the Contents tab and select "View Live Webinar".  After the live webinar is completed, return to the Contents tab.
    2. Click "Complete Quiz for Live Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
    3. For webinar series, continue this process until you complete all the webinar sessions.
    4. Click "Complete Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
    5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).
    6. During the Q&A portion of the training sessions questions are welcome that relate to the material presented and the instructor will do their best to address them within the context of the training provided. If time does not permit addressing questions received, we’ll make our best effort to provide an answer via email.
    7. Please note that the instructor is not able to provide consulting advice or interpretations of standards; therefore, these types of questions will not be addressed by the instructor. 

    Need Assistance?

    If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please e-mail training@pumps.org for assistance.

    John Merrill

    Principal Engineer

    EagleBurgmann Mechanical Seals

    Mr. Merrill is a Principal Engineer at EagleBurgmann. He has over twenty-five years of experience in the rotating equipment industry. John has a Bachelors and Masters of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and has been an active member of the Hydraulic Institute for many years.

    PDH Credits

    One (1) PDH credit will be issued upon completion of this live webinar series. 

    The acceptance of continuing education as it applies to fulfillment of the state licensing requirements for professional designations is at the pleasure of the individual state licensing boards. It is the responsibility of the individual participants to be knowledgeable about their state requirements.

    Licensed Professional Engineers

    Continuing professional development is a vital component to the engineering licensure process. Most state licensing boards require continuing professional development as a condition for licensure and renewal of the license to practice engineering. Pre-approval of training providers and courses are not required by most state licensing boards, except for the following:

    Florida Board of Professional Engineers

    Pump Systems Matter is a board-approved continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers: License # CEA361.

    North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors

    Pump Systems Matter is an approved continuing professional competency sponsor for the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors: Sponsor # S-0523.

    New York State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying, and Geology

    Pump Systems Matter is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers in New York State: NYS Sponsor # 241.

  • Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 11/14/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    This webinar covers mechanical seal failures, what to do in the event of such an occurrence, and how to properly investigate. SKU: LW305B

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    Mechanical Seals Fundamentals-Failure Analysis and Troubleshooting

    Date: November 16, 2023
    Time: 1:00pm EST
    PDH Credits: 1.0

    Overview

    A 1-hour webinar covering mechanical seal failures, what to do in the event of such an occurrence, and how to properly investigate them. This presentation discusses the typical failure modes of major mechanical seal components and their common causes. In addition to this information, the webinar provides real-world examples of damaged mechanical seal components.

    Learning Objectives

    1. Understand how the entire pumping system affects mechanical seal performance and influences seal failures.
    2. Know the common failure modes for the major mechanical seal components.
    3. Obtain information on how to properly troubleshoot mechanical seals and pumping systems.


    This webinar is a part of the Mechanical Seals Fundamentals Bundle. Click Here to learn information about how you can save.

    SKU: LW305B

    Registration Fees

    HI Member TypeFee
    Member$89.25
    Associate Member$89.25
    Standards Partner$89.25
    Training Partner$89.25
    Industry Partner$113.05
    Academic Partner$113.05
    Non-Member/Partner$119.00

    Members, Associate Members, Standards Partners, and Training Partners of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) receive 25% discount on all available PSM training. Employees of Members, Associate Members, Standards Partner, and Training Partner organizations must log-in with their company email address in order for the discounted registration fee to apply. Industry Partners and Academic Partners receive 5% discount on all PSM training. Click here to learn more about HI membership.

    Membership Question?  Call us at 973-267-9700, email us, or view the HI website for more information.

    Group Registration

    Group registration discounts are available for webinars. If you are interested in registering a group, please click the button below to download the group registration form and upload it here. It may take up to 3 business days to process group registrations.

    Download Group Registration Form

    Refunds & Cancellations

    All refund requests must be made in writing to training@pumps.org. Full refunds will be issued for any live course or webinar that has been cancelled.


    Webinar Instructions

    1. Click the Contents tab and select "View Live Webinar".  After the live webinar is completed, return to the Contents tab.
    2. Click "Complete Quiz for Live Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
    3. For webinar series, continue this process until you complete all the webinar sessions.
    4. Click "Complete Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
    5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).
    6. During the Q&A portion of the training sessions questions are welcome that relate to the material presented and the instructor will do their best to address them within the context of the training provided. If time does not permit addressing questions received, we’ll make our best effort to provide an answer via email.
    7. Please note that the instructor is not able to provide consulting advice or interpretations of standards; therefore, these types of questions will not be addressed by the instructor. 

    Need Assistance?

    If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please e-mail training@pumps.org for assistance.

    Gabriel Young

    Sense Pump Product Manager

    John Crane

    Gabriel Young is the Sense Pump Product Manager with John Crane in Chicago, Illinois. He received his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from St. Louis University and has worked in the seal industry since 2012. Young is the Chair of the Hydraulic Institute Mechanical Seals Committee.

    PDH Credits

    One (1) PDH credit will be issued upon completion of this live webinar series. 

    The acceptance of continuing education as it applies to fulfillment of the state licensing requirements for professional designations is at the pleasure of the individual state licensing boards. It is the responsibility of the individual participants to be knowledgeable about their state requirements.

    Licensed Professional Engineers

    Continuing professional development is a vital component to the engineering licensure process. Most state licensing boards require continuing professional development as a condition for licensure and renewal of the license to practice engineering. Pre-approval of training providers and courses are not required by most state licensing boards, except for the following:

    Florida Board of Professional Engineers

    Pump Systems Matter is a board-approved continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers: License # CEA361.

    North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors

    Pump Systems Matter is an approved continuing professional competency sponsor for the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors: Sponsor # S-0523.

    New York State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying, and Geology

    Pump Systems Matter is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers in New York State: NYS Sponsor # 241.