The webinars begin on 26th July 2011 and are based on the HI FSA guidebook, Mechanical Seals for Pumps: Application Guidelines, published in cooperation with the Fluid Sealing Association. Each webinar lasts about one hour, including a Q&A session.

Webinar participants will be led by and have access to some of the world’s top mechanical seals experts in a non-commercial educational forum.  Participants receive four professional development hours (PDH credits) for participating in this four-part webinar series.


The four webinars cover:

  1. Mechanical Seals - Types and Operating Principles, presented by Eric Vanhie, engineering manager, EagleBurgmann Industries
  2. Mechanical Seals Construction and Design, presented by Mike Huebner, principal engineer, Flowserve Corporation
  3. Mechanical Seals - Installation, Connections and Commissioning, presented by Eric Boyce, manager, reliability engineering, John Crane
  4. Mechanical Seals - Seal Environment and Failure Analysis, presented by Henri Azibert, chief technology officer, A.W. Chesterton.

The series costs US$295.00 which includes a copy of the HI Mechanical Seals Guidebook. Registration for individual sessions is also possible at US$100.00 per webinar.

To register for the webinar series go to www.Pumps.org.