19th annual Pumpology School hosts more than 40 attendees from 13 states

Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. Inc., held their 19th Annual Pumpology School April 22-24, at their corporate office in Port Orange, Fla...

PORT ORANGE, FL, May 4, 2009 -- Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. Inc., held their 19th Annual Pumpology® School April 22-24, at their corporate office in Port Orange, Fla.

Thompson Pump hosted more than 40 select attendees from 13 U.S. states and seven countries. The three-day workshop included training sessions for sales and service-oriented professionals on pumping fundamentals, dewatering and bypass applications, selecting the correct pumping equipment, designing and supervising pumping systems, troubleshooting, pump maintenance, and more.

Pumpology® School offers hands-on demonstrations and classroom training from industry experts. Upon completion of training and an exam, attendees are recognized with an awards ceremony as certified Pumpologist ®.

Thompson Pump is respected worldwide for its sophisticated heavy-duty lines of high quality pumps, ranging in size from 2 to 18 inches. Thompson Pump sells and rents their entire line of pumps to the areas of public works, municipalities, construction, agriculture, dewatering, mining, sewer/lift stations, and water/waste water. Types of pumps engineered include wet prime trash pumps; dry prime trash pumps with compressor-assisted or vacuum-assisted priming systems; sound attenuated pumps; utility trash pumps; diaphragm pumps; hydraulic power units with submersible pump ends; rotary, vacuum and piston wellpoint pumps and high pressure jet pumps. With these different types of pumps, as well as a full complement of accessory hoses and piping, Thompson can offer the proper pump and system for any application.

Thompson Pump, a family-owned company based in Port Orange, Fla., is a full-service manufacturer and provider of high quality pumps, pumping equipment and engineering expertise for the toughest dewatering, bypass and emergency pumping applications.

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