2019 Symposium Presentations
Presentations for the 2019 Symposium day are coming together. Presentation topics have been finalized and as abstracts and presenters bios come in they will be added below. When a final schedule is ready it will be released on the website, and emailed to the Calgary Pump Symposium mailing list.
The 2019 Symposium presentations are as follows:
Dual Mechanical Seal Failure Summary, with API Flush Plan 53B
Identifying the Cause of Plunger Pump Shutdown, A Case Study in Data Logging
Double Presentation: API Piping Plan 66A, and Crude Oil Non-Pusher Secondary Seal
How to Set-up and Execute a Successful Lubrication Program
Study of Pulsation Dampener Designs for Reciprocating Pumps
The Benefit of Additive Manufacturing for Pumps Used in Oil & Gas Applications
A New 4-Component Model for Slurry Pump Solids Effect and Pipeline Friction
Learnings from Slurry Pump Wear
Usage of Epoxy Grout for Long Term Reliability of Pumps
MCTF - Minimum Continuous Thermal Flow
Pump Related Lessons Learned, On a Greenfield Refinery/Upgrader Project
Centrifugal Pump Failures During Start-Up or First Year Operation
Group 1 - End-User
The presentations below are geared towards professionals working at owner/operator companies or as an end-user.
Group 2 - Design
The design group presentations are geared towards specific design features of different pumps.
Group 3 - Projects
The presentations below are geared towards the spectrum of projects in Western Canada's Oil & Gas industry.