The 20th annual Pumpology School was held in at Thompson corporate facilities in Florida, offering hands-on demonstrations and classroom training from industry experts.
Thompson Pump hosted more than 40 attendees from 15 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.
Upon completion of training and successfully passing a comprehensive examination, attendees are recognized as certified Pumpologists at an awards ceremony.
Bill Thompson, Thompson Pump president said: “Our Pumpology School allows us to share our expertise about pumps and pumping systems and we raise the knowledge quotient across a wide spectrum of applications, markets and territories. The training is geared to address the requirements of engineers, sales representatives and operating technicians.”