Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter announced the kick-off of their first webinar series for 2012. The Variable Speed Drives four-part webinar series will begin on January 13, 2012.

Variable speed drives in pump systems are now a mature technology that, in correct applications, can generate large benefits to the user in cost savings and reliability improvements.

Following is a schedule for the Variable Speed Drives webinar series:
Session 1 — Intro 101, January 13, 2012, 1:00-2:00pm EST
Session 2 — Application and Installation Considerations, January 20, 2012, 1:00-2:00pm EST
Session 3 — Protection for VFD and Proper Output, January 27, 2012, 1:00-2:00pm EST
Session 4 — Troubleshooting Problems with VFDs, February 3, 2012, 1:00-2:00pm EST

Advance registration is required and HI Members receive a 25% discount on the regular registration fee. Participants of the Variable Speed Drives webinar series may earn up to four PDH credits.