'17 Technical Meeting

      June 26 - 29, 2017
      Loews Annapolis, Annapolis, MD
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      Join your colleagues from the global community of pump manufacturers, suppliers, end-users, and engineering consultants.  Share your knowledge and collaborate to develop comprehensive, product-neutral pump standards and education.  Network with your peers.  All experience levels are welcome.  Future engineering leaders – take this opportunity to learn from industry veterans!

    • Technical Tour: Mayo Regional Pump Station
      HDDTuesday, June 27, 10 am - 12 pm & 1 - 3 pm

      See and learn first-hand about the numerous hydraulic challenges experienced during this conversion of a Wastewater Treatment Plant to a large pumping station, with pipes crossing a river and running up and downhill.  Each tour is limited to the first 20 people who sign up in the online registration process and have availability in their meeting schedule.  Please note, this tour may be subject to change with advance notice.  The back-up tour location is the Annapolis Water Reclamation Facility.

      Unwind on the Bay after a day's work....
      Tuesday, June 27, 6 - 9 pm
      Boat - Bay

      A visit to Annapolis wouldn't be complete without time on the water.  HI has planned a wonderful evening for our hard-working attendees out on the Bay!  Relax and network on a private yacht charter with dinner and drinks.  The evening will begin with a 30-minute dock-side reception.  Then the boat will depart for a sunset cruise on the Chesapeake Bay.  This event is included in meeting attendee registration.  You may register a guest in the online registration process for $80 per person.

    • Travel Information

      Loews Annapolis

      Loews Annapolis
      126 West St, Annapolis, MD 21401
      Phone: (410) 263-7777

      Book online or call 800.526.5293.   Be sure to mention the "Hydraulic Institute" to receive our discounted group rate of $159 per night.  Please reserve your room by June 2, 2017 to receive the group rate, but note that rooms are subject to availability.  Rates may be available three days before and after the meeting, but are based on availability.

      Baltimore International Airport (BWI) is 28 minutes (23 miles) from the Loews Annapolis. New Carrollton Amtrak station is 25 minutes (22 miles) from the Loews.   Please account for extra travel time if commuting during morning or afternoon rush hour.  Taxi service, Uber or Lyft are available from the airport and Amtrak train. Or for an airport transfer, you can book SuperShuttle online at www.supershuttle.com.

      Discounted Airfare
      HI is pleased to offer discounted airfare to Baltimore International Airport (BWI) for the 2017 Technical Meeting through United Airlines. through United Airlines. Book your reservations at www.united.com and insert ZXVN797850 in the Offer Code box.  If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800.426.1122, provide Agreement Code 797850 and Z Code ZXVN.