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Water Treatment and Corrosion Control in Water Systems

PACS Course Number 1003

9 AM to 5 PM

This seminar provides the basic knowledge need to identify and understand the destructive nature of water and its impact on water systems. The course instructor is Jay Farmerie. This two-day seminar discusses potential water treatment problems and preventive actions to be taken. Course material covers cooling and boiler process, besides pretreatments from raw water clarification to reverse osmosis and ion exchange. Both closed and open recirculating systems will be discussed, chemical treatment to control the various forms of corrosion, scale/deposit agents, microbiological control, and monitoring.

This two-day course is held twice a year close to Pittsburgh International Airport; also it is scheduled monthly in major cities. Call for upcoming dates. The course includes a course notebook, notes, and refreshments. PACS provides other courses on activated carbon and allied topics.

Register by mailing a copy of the COURSE REGISTRATION FORM or an associated CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM. Send it with a payment of $2550 to secure your course attendance. Hotel information and a map will be sent to confirm your registration. Please list your special interest(s) on the registration form. Enrollment is limited to assure your maximum course benefits. On-site PACS courses are available (most PACS courses can be provided at your time and place). Telephone Henry Nowicki or Barb Sherman at 1.724.457.6576 if you need further information. PACS also provides laboratory testing and consulting services.

Water Treatment and Corrosion Control in Water Systems

Course Instructor: Jay Farmerie under the auspices of PACS

Some topics covered:
Corrosivity of water
Water treatment methods
Boiler treatments
Types of cooling systems
Chemical treatment programs

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Course participants are encouraged to e-mail questions to Dr. Henry Nowicki at

Please NOTE: List your special interest on the registration form. We will try to accommodate your interest. PACS also provides internet consulting information at

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For more information please contact:

Henry Nowicki, Ph.D. / M.B.A
PACS Testing, Consulting and Training
409 Meade Drive, Coraopolis, PA 15108
Phone: 1. 724. 457. 6576 or 1. 800. 367. 2587
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