Pump Fundamentals Training

industrial pumpsPumping systems perform a critical role in industry and are estimated to account for almost 10% of global electricity use. Industrial pumps are used in anything that moves fluid from one stage of a process to another.

They are also fundamental to the success of many manufacturing processes and play a huge part in the treatment of wastewater and by-products from industrial processes.

Can you calculate the value of pumps to your operations? Well, consider this… without them, you have no operation. Without them being maintained to A-1 condition, your operation can’t achieve its production and environmental goals.

Determining the Value of Your Industrial Pumps

Of course, you can look at what the initial  costs to design, manufacture, install and fine tune a new industrial pump, but that doesn’t tell Read More »


Westcan Industries, the pump people, has been Canada’s leading pump solutions provider for 50 years.

From complete pumps to rotating elements to repairs and rebuilds to pump parts … pump professionals in every industry turn to Westcan for everything to do with pumps.

Onsite Pump Training To further enhance the technical pump services offered by Westcan Industries, Tom Pape, P.Eng., is now delivering a 2-day Pump Fundamentals Workshop. Workshops can be either at the clients’ site or in an offsite location.

The course is specifically designed to address all facets of pumps and pumping systems: from the equipment foundations through to start-up and best operating practices.

In addition, all attendees will have the opportunity to participate Read More »