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Event Registration - Water Hammer & Maintaining Basic Hydraulics

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Friday, February 22, 2019
This webinar will cover a review of system hydraulics, including hydraulic grade, pressure, elevation and friction loss. This webinar will help you understand -what water hammer is. -why it happens and how it affects irrigation systems. -what can be done to prevent or mitigate the effect of water hammer, including good system design practices. This webinar is worth one CEU in the Tier 1 - Irrigation Training category
  • Speaker(s)
    • Clarence Prestwich, PE
      Irrigation Engineer
      USDA-NRCS - West National Technology Support Center
      Clare Prestwich, CAIS, CID, PE, is an irrigation engineer on the National Water Quality and Quantity Technical Development Team, with over 35 years of experience. His career started with the Natural Resources Conservation Service in the Roosevelt, Utah, field office as project engineer on the Uintah Basin Colorado River Salinity Project. He has since served as an area engineer in Cedar City, Utah; an irrigation engineer at Utah State University in Salt Lake City; and an irrigation engineer at Idaho State University in Twin Falls. Prestwich holds both a bachelor's and a master's in agricultural and irrigation engineering from Utah State University in Logan, Utah, and is a Utah state-licensed professional engineer. He is a member of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers and the American Society of Civil Engineers. He has been an instructor for the Irrigation Association for 18 years.

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