DIRECT USE OF PUMPS
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 allow 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, interpreting pump
graph data to determine pump discharge head, brake horsepower,
efficiency, and required engine speed.
Given subcourse QM 5099.
The soldier must score a minimum of 70 percent on the end of