ARVADA, Colo., July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hydraulic Institute has appointed Sundyne President Jeff Wiemelt to its board of directors, in an exciting move that pairs the largest association of pump industry professionals in North America with an executive for one of the pump industry's leading manufacturing and design companies.
"As a new board member, Jeff Wiemelt has been appointed to the Membership and Program Planning Committee," explained Hydraulic Institute Executive Director Robert Asdal. "As part of this committee, Jeff will play a key role in the continued global expansion and growth of the Institute, helping to improve the quality of programs and educational content on Hydraulic Institute's four major membership programs each year."
"Industrial standards for pumps and compressors drive excellence in what we do," stated Mr. Wiemelt. "The partnership between the Hydraulic Institute and Sundyne helps us deliver better, safer and more efficient fluid handling technology for use in global processing industries."
Since 1917, the Parsippany, NJ based Hydraulic Institute has served member companies and pump users by providing product standards and a forum for the exchange of industry information. In that time, the Hydraulic Institute has established itself as a champion for the North American pump industry, offering a wide variety of programs and services designed to meet the professional and technical needs of its members.
Headquartered in Arvada, Colo., USA, Sundyne is a leading manufacturer of highly reliable and efficient centrifugal pumps and compressors for use in the oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical, power generation and water processing industries. The Sundyne product portfolio features innovative high-speed integrally geared, multistage and sealless technologies that meet API and ISO standards. With a global channel consisting of more than 300 sales and service locations, and a manufacturing network that employs over 1,000 people across five facilities, Sundyne provides high quality engineered fluid handling solutions to customers around the world. For additional information, visit www.sundyne.com.