ITT Corporation’s Goulds Pumps brand is accepting nominations for the annual Heart of Industry Award and the Pulse of Industry Honor Roll. The recognition programs are part of Pump Appreciation Day, a celebration of pumps as the heart of industry that will take place April 14. Nominations must be submitted by March 13.
The Heart of Industry Award recognizes industrial operations for excellence in using pump technology to improve plant processing, satisfy customers and enhance the modern way of life. Awards will go to companies or plants nominated by ITT Goulds Pumps sales offices and distributors, with a limit of one award winner per office. Organizations using ITT Goulds Pumps products and services can contact their distributors to learn more.
All pump industry professionals are also encouraged to submit nominations for the Pulse of Industry Honor Roll. This individual recognition program is intended for people who want to commend co-workers and colleagues for their exceptional work in pump operations, maintenance or optimization.
Nominators can include a photo and a short story about the nominee. Criteria for being honored include:
- Improving pump efficiency
- Providing outstanding maintenance
- Solving engineering or manufacturing challenges
- Exceeding expectations and providing extra effort to keep pumps running
- Exemplifying high-quality customer service
For more information, visit www.pumpappreciationday.com