INTERPRET PUMP GRAPHS
The correct operation of pumps and the adherence to the pump order will enable the pipeline to be operated at
maximum efficiency. This lesson will provide you with information that will enable you to direct such operations.
To effectively utilize the pumps available to you and supply the maximum amount of fuel to be transported to the
forward areas, it is imperative that you be able to accurately interpret pump graphs.
Terminal Learning Objective:
The soldier will direct a petroleum pump station operation including verifying flow control
procedures and interpreting pump graph data to determine pump discharge head, brake
horsepower, efficiency, and required engine speed.
Condition: Given subcourse QM 5096.
Standards: The soldier must score a minimum of 70 percent on the end of subcourse examination.