Jun 04, 2008

Market Outlook Workshop Scheduled for Pump & Valve Industries

Workshop will be held Aug. 14 to 15 in Boston

The annual Market Outlook Workshop for the pump and valve industries will be held Aug. 14 to 15 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston.

Hosted by the Valve Manufacturers Association and co-sponsored by the Hydraulic Institute (HI), North America’s largest pump association and global authority on pumps and pumping systems, the Market Outlook Workshop is designed to provide industry professionals with targeted, economical information related to specific pump and valve marketplaces.

Throughout the event, leading experts will address the domestic and international economic outlooks for the water/wastewater, pulp and paper, power, nuclear, oil and gas, LNG, petrochemical, hydrocarbon processing and construction industries. Other topics to be explored include the allocation of capital dollars spent per industry and the various project activities expected to be performed in these areas within the U.S., North and South America and abroad.

In addition, this year’s keynote speech will be delivered by economist Alan Beaulieu from the Institute for Trend Research. An expert on macroeconomics and business cycle trends, Beaulieu will address workshop attendees on domestic economic outlook issues.

For more information or to register for the Market Outlook Workshop, visit www.pumps.org. HI members attending the Market Outlook Workshop area also invited to participate in the HI Statistics Committee meeting scheduled for Aug. 13 in the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.