Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. held its 22nd annual Pumpology School April 25-27 at its corporate facilities in Port Orange, Fla. Thompson Pump hosted 50 attendees from 19 states and three foreign countries. The three-day workshop included training sessions for sales and service-oriented professionals on pumping fundamentals, dewatering and bypass applications, selecting the correct pumping equipment, designing, installing and maintaining pumping systems, troubleshooting, pump maintenance and more.
The Pumpology School provided hands-on
demonstrations and classroom training from industry experts. Upon completion of
training and successfully passing a comprehensive examination, attendees are
recognized as certified Pumpologists at an awards ceremony.
"There was a great deal of participation by
all who attended and the atmosphere of enthusiasm contributed to an increased
understanding of pumps, their operation and application, and we gained further
appreciation of the needs of our customers,” says Bill Thompson, Thompson Pump president.
“The training school was a total success for all involved."