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      Since 1917, the Hydraulic Institute (HI) - the largest association of pump industry manufacturers in North America - has served member companies and pump users by providing product standards and a forum for the exchange of industry information. HI has established itself as the leading spokesperson for the North American pump industry. The Institute offers a wide variety of programs and services, each tailored to member needs: standards development, networking opportunities, access to specific statistical data and economic reports, promotional opportunities, educational materials, breaking industry news, participation in industry initiatives, and more. 

      HI’s Mission: Advancing the pump manufacturing industry by becoming the world’s resource for pumping solutions by:

      • Addressing Pump Systems
      • Developing Standards
      • Expanding Knowledge and Resources
      • Educating the Marketplace
      • Advocating for the Industry

      HI Board of Directors
      HI's By-Laws


      Pump Systems Matter (PSM) is a non-profit 501(c)3 educational initiative and subsidiary of the Hydraulic Institute.

      PSM’s Vision: To be the leading training authority on pumps and pumping systems.
      PSM’s Mission: Provide product-neutral training on energy efficiency, reliability, economics and effective application of pump systems.

      Essential Elements:

      1. Build awareness of systems optimization with pump users and with the management, production and technical levels of companies throughout the supply chain.
      2. Partner with key groups such as, the energy efficiency community, utilities, engineering consulting firms, pump system users, the Hydraulic Institute and other associations, and government agencies to strategically support educating, encouraging and creating incentives for end users and trade partners to adopt systems optimization products, services and practices.


      PSM Board of Directors