• [ November 13, 2012 ]
    Des Moines, Iowa

  • Training: VFDs in Water and Wastewater Treatment


Understanding and Managing VFDs in the Water & Wastewater Treatment Industry

November 13, 2012

Des Moines, Iowa

Sponsored by Partnership for Industrial Energy Efficiency (PIE2)

This four hour course will provide an overview of variable frequency drives (VFDs) commonly used in motor control application on fans, pumps, compressors and other equipment in water treatment and wastewater plants.  This course is designed for anyone with a general interest in operating and managing VFDs. Attendees will gain an understanding of how and where VFDs can save energy, improve process control, and where they make operational, energy efficiency and economic sense.


Greg Stark, P.E.

Mr. Stark owns and operates a consulting company offering technical and training services such as electrical industry structure, energy systems and management, and power quality. He also serves as a part-time Lecturer at Texas A&M University.

Course Fee:


*Industrial/Commercial customers of Alliant Energy, MidAmerican Energy Co., Corn Belt Power Cooperative, and CIPCO are eligible for 50% discount.

Registration Deadline:

November 2, 2012

Training Hours:

8:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.


Holiday Inn Northwest
4800 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50322
(515) 278-4755

A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at $82+tax per night. Call the number above and ask for the IAMU room block when making reservations.

More Details:

To download an event flier and registration form click here.

To register online go to IAMU’s website at (click on “Calendar/Registrations”)


Contact Joel Logan at (515) 289-1999 or