Pumping Machinery Consulting and Training



Bearings and Lubrication, Modes of Failures and Prevention Methods

Seminar presented at Southern Company, February 8, 2007, Birmingham, Alabama (Southern Company Engineering HQ)


Attended by over (30) engineers of Georgia Power, Alabama Power, Florida Power, and Mississippi Power


Presented jointly by:

Dr. Lev Nelik, P.E., Pumping Machinery, LLC

Steve Young, MRC / SKF Bearings

Jim Coryell, Inpro Seals Bearing Isolators



Lev Nelik explains the effect of pump loads on bearing life

Steve Young goes over modes and types of bearing failures

Jim Coryell presents theory and applications of bearing isolators


Each attendee received a Certificate similar to this one: