Vibration Corrective Action Strategies for Pumping Systems - 1 Part Live Webinar | Thursday July 11, 2024

Recorded On: 07/11/2024

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Vibration Corrective Action Strategies for Pumping Systems

Date: Thursday July 11, 2024
Time: 1pm - 2:30 pm ET
PDH Credits: 1.5


This webinar provides an informative methodology for troubleshooting excessive vibration in newly installed and existing pumping equipment as well as to identify the source of the vibration and provide corrective action strategies to resolve those vibration issues. This webinar includes case studies.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the instrumentation and test methods to uncover root cause of the vibration issue.
  2. Identify diagnostic testing techniques used to analyze field data.
  3. Analyze the various symptoms of vibration and identify corrective action strategies.


Registration Fees

HI Member TypeFee
Associate Member$112.5
Standards Partner$112.5
Training Partner$112.5
Industry Partner$142.5
Academic Partner$142.5

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Robert (Bob) Sayer, P.E.

Past President

Vibration Institute

  • 45 years of experience in mechanical vibration and structural dynamics
  • BSCE, Ohio University, MSIE, Cleveland State University, MSCE, Purdue University
  • Recipient, Jack Frarey Medal for Excellence in the Field of Vibration Analysis
  • Instructor, Vibration Institute “Advanced Vibration Control” training
  • Instructor, Vibration Institute “Vibration Diagnostics Using Case Studies” course
  • Author of Two Chapters, “The Simplified Handbook of Vibration Analysis, Part 2”
  • Vice-Chairman, HI/ANSI 14.5.1, Foundations for Rotodynamic Pumps

Paul Boyadjis

Director of Structural Analysis

Mechanical Solutions, Inc.

  • Employed by Mechanical Solutions, Inc. since 2002
  • Vice Chair, HI Pump Vibration Committee
  • Member of HI Dynamics of Pumping Machinery Committee
  • Lecturer on Pump Vibration at the Texas A&M Pump Symposium
  • M.S. Cum Laude Lehigh University
  • Over 30 years experience with centrifugal pumps
  • Co-Author Pump Mechanical & Dynamic Behavior Chapter, McGraw-Hill Pump Handbook

Maki M. Onari


Mechanical Solutions, Inc.

As President of MSI, Mr. Onari has extensive experience in resolving rotating machinery problems. He has over 25 years of turbomachinery vibration experience and holds a B.S.M.E. from Zulia University. His expertise includes field testing and associated capabilities in instrumentation, data acquisition and analysis equipment, and analysis of vibration and other dynamic machinery data. Mr. Onari is a co-author of the Pump Vibration Chapter in the McGraw-Hill Pump Handbook and is an active member on several HI committees.

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.


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