Recent Trade Magazine Q&A Discusses Fluid Sealing School

Fluid Sealing School

SEPCO recently hosted 20 distributors for its annual Fluid Sealing School (November 19 – 21, 2019). They learned about pump systems, rotating equipment and methods to seal these difficult-to-seal machines.

“We were happy to have such an excellent group of professionals at this training event,” said SEPCO CEO Chris Wilder. “In addition to this annual school, we offer training through the year.”

This training includes:

  • Lunch and learns
  • Trade show presentations
  • Other events as requested by distributors and end users

A Conversation with Smart Industry About the Event

Fluid Sealing School
Chris Wilder, SEPCO CEO

Smart Industry recently met with Wilder to discuss this event. Additionally, he discussed other continuing education efforts, needed to train personnel to deal with complex processes.

During the interview, Wilder discussed why training distributors is so critical with the growing implementation of complex processes. He also explained  how seal maintenance is changing in this era of digital transformation.

“In today’s increasingly demanding environment, the need for trained, problem-solving professionals is more critical than ever.”

For more information, read the full Q&A on the Smart Industry website.

About the Author
Anna Claire Howard is a contributing writer, editor, and content marketing specialist for Sealing Equipment Products Co. Inc. (SEPCO) and has been since Spring 2019. Before those two big life changes, she was the content marketing specialist for Fluke Accelix; assistant editor for Grand View Outdoors, publisher of Bowhunting World, Predator Xtreme, Whitetail Journal, Tactical Retailer, and Shooting Sports Retailer; managing editor for Media Solutions, Inc., publisher of Gear Solutions, Wind Systems, and Thermal Processing magazines; assistant editor for MSI; and the editorial intern for B.A.S.S., LLC, publisher of Bassmaster Magazine and In these B2B/B2C roles, Anna Claire developed an appreciation for the industrial sector, as well as the operators and technicians who make up the workforce. You can find her on LinkedIn at