Engineering Training Program 2018

January 10, 2018


The annual Blacoh University training program for engineers is just around the corner. Earn engineering CE credits and expand your skill set with in-depth training on water hammer and surge, dampener calculations, system analysis, transient pressure and more. The 2018 session is guaranteed to provide you with practical application knowledge and advanced technical training aligned to industry best practices.

Featuring Keynote Speaker & Surge Control Expert:

Frank Knowles Smith, III



Join us for this 2 day program at Blacoh Industries Headquarters in Riverside, California

Thursday & Friday, March 8-9, 2018


Hands-on training will cover the following topics and more:


Pulsation in Fluid Piping Systems
Pressure Surge and Water Hammer Analysis
Causes and Types of Surge
Thermal Expansion
Pulsation Dampeners, Accumulators & Surge Vessels
Calculations for Proper Dampener Sizing
Proper Charging of Surge Suppression Vessels
Correct Selection of Materials
Regulatory Overview: ASME, CRN, CE, PED, ATEX

Post Modeling Proof of Design
Transient Pressures
Computer Surge Modeling and Testing
Calculating System Lifespan
Pump Trips and Valve Operations: Cause & Effect
SurgeWave Transient Monitoring Demonstration
Control, Air Vacuum & Check Valve Implication
Blacoh Industries Facility Tour
Test Stand Demonstrations


Session cost $199 per person with meals included.


To register or for more information, please contact Program Coordinator
Jennifer Wingfield at