KDM send Rodney and Matty back to school - in Holland
KDM service engineers Rodney Gourley and Matthew Mcadoo have recently travelled to BBA Pump’s headquarters in the Netherlands to complete the BBA Centrifugal Pump Training Qualification.
BBA Pumps has been a leading manufacturer of mobile pumps and piping systems for over 60 years supplying their products throughout the world. Their products are developed for use in a variety of applications including wellpoint dewatering, sewer bypass, flood control and general construction uses.
This qualification will give Rodney and Matty the utmost knowledge and understanding of these centrifugal pumps and the systems in which they operate. The classroom theoreticalsession provided knowledge in topics such as utilising the pumps with maximum efficiency, understanding the flow and pressure, maintenance & recognising defects, pump applications, working with seals and much more. The classroom training was followed by hands on training demonstrating tasks such as the fitting and replacing of seals correctly.
The course also offered the engineers a tour around the facilities and production areas used to produce the BBA Pumps.
KDM operate a fleet of 4’’ and 6’’ silenced BBA Pumps, these pumps are the most efficient, reliable and high performance available on the market. To provide a service which customers can trust it is vital that KDM provide their team with the most up to date training and knowledge of all equipment to ensure engineers can offer hands on troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and technical support.