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June 2014

APEGBC Burnaby-New Westminster Branch Tour of Toyo Pumps (Site Tour)

Status: Advanced registration is now closed or the event is sold out. For space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you.
Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014
Time: Sign-in: 9:30 AM
Tour: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: 2853 Douglas Road, Burnaby, BC
Credit: 2 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $10
APEGBC Burnaby-New Westminster Branch Tour of Toyo Pumps (Site Tour).

We will be having a site tour at a company located in Burnaby called Toyo Pumps North America. Toyo is a world leader in slurry pumping solutions. Their pumps are used in a variety of industries including: Mining, Power, Dredging/Construction, Steel, Petroleum, Chemical, Coal, Food and Beverage, Pulp and Paper, etc. Toyo builds a wide selection of innovative engineered pumps for various applications including: submersible, vertical cantilever, line shaft, horizontal, and high pressure.

During the tour you will:
  • Become acquainted with the alchemic mix of slurry pumping
·         Compare the engineering of traditional heavy duty ‘slurry’ pumping technology with light duty water pumping designs.
·         Understand how Toyo made their mark with the first ‘agitator’ design in the world
·         View some of the amazing products, engineered, designed and manufactured locally and making their mark in some of the nastiest applications around the world,
·         See Toyo’s specifically designed sump testing facility
·         Walk through Toyo’s Burnaby assembly shop
·         Meet some of Toyo’s Engineering team

Registration: To register, please click on the Register button below.
Due to space limitations, registrations will be limited to the first 25 online registrants. Please note that this particular tour is intended for APEGBC members. Thank you.

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