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HI and PSM add Subject Matter Experts to their roster.

Press Release Summary:

Nov 25, 2013 - John Kahren, President of SPP Pumps and Richard Hanson, CEO & Owner of SyncroFlo, attended the Pump Systems Optimization one-day classroom course and the Train the Trainer session as part of their final steps in the application process to become officially qualified. Once qualified, HI/PSM Subject Matter Experts and Instructors may present live, online HI/PSM webinars and/or the PSO one-day classroom course to their customers and employees, pump end-users, distributors, etc.

Pump Systems Matter - Parsippany, NJ

Original Press Release

John Kahren, President, SPP Pumps and Richard Hanson, CEO and Owner, SyncroFlo Become Qualified Subject Matter Experts and Instructors with the Hydraulic Institute

Press release date: Nov 19, 2013

Parsippany, NJ,  – The Hydraulic Institute (HI) & Pump Systems Matter (PSM) announce the latest addition to their roster of qualified Subject Matter Experts and Instructors.  John Kahren, President, SPP Pumps and Richard Hanson, CEO & Owner, SyncroFlo, attended the Pump Systems Optimization (PSO) one-day classroom course and the Train the Trainer session on September 16-17, 2013 as part of their final steps in the application process to become officially qualified.

Once qualified, HI/PSM Subject Matter Experts and Instructors may present live, online HI/PSM webinars and/or the PSO one-day classroom course to their customers and employees, pump end-users, engineering consulting firms, distributors, utilities and energy efficiency non-governmental organizations. John and Richard along with their respective organizations, SPP and SyncroFlo, will gain industry exposure as leaders in pump and pumping systems education and training and as qualified SMEs and Instructors with Institute.

Mark Sullivan, Director, Education & Training, Pump Systems Matter states that, “Adding John and Richard to our roster of qualified subject matter experts and instructors is tremendous. Their outstanding knowledge of pumps and pumping systems will help HI and PSM present important technical topics to the broad pump end-user marketplace.”

To learn more about becoming a qualified HI/PSM Subject Matter Expert and Instructor like John and Richard, call Mark Sullivan, Director, Education & Training, Pump Systems Matter at 973.267.9700 x200 or 973.349.5329.

SPP Pumps has been working with consultants, contractors, installers and end-users for more than a century to achieve the most cost effective pumping system solutions. Since SPP was formed in 1875, it has built a reputation for quality and value that has made it unquestionably the leading supplier of Approved Fire Protection Pumping Packages throughout the World. SPP Pumps has 6 facilities worldwide that offer the same attention to quality and value that has made SPP Pumps a market leader for over 130 years.

Pump Systems Matter is a non-profit educational organization established by the Hydraulic Institute, and leading utilities and energy efficiency organizations, to educate the industry on the benefits to pump systems optimization and energy efficiency to improve bottom-line savings of end-user companies. For information and registration details on educational offerings visit the Pump Systems Matter website at www.PumpSystemsMatter.org.

About the Hydraulic Institute: The mission of the Hydraulic Institute is to be a value-adding resource to member companies, engineering consulting firms, and pump users worldwide by developing and delivering comprehensive industry standards, expanding knowledge by providing education and tools for the effective application, testing, installation, operation, maintenance, and performance optimization of pumps and pumping systems, and by serving as a forum for the exchange of industry information. For more information on the Hydraulic Institute, its member companies and its Standards Partners, visit www.Pumps.org.