Schwing Announces 2013 Training Schedule

Schwing has announced their 2013 Service seminar schedule which has again been divided into three different levels to appeal to a wide audience of concrete pumping professionals. The four-day seminars are held at Schwing’s dedicated training facility in White Bear, MN that includes multi-media training aids and hands-on trouble shooting. Students also receive a training manual on CD-ROM along with a printed copy.

Level 1
February 18 – 22, 2013

Basic Hydraulics
Basic Electrical
Beginning Schematic Reading
Common Parts and
How They Function
Emergency Job Site Repairs
Safety and Safe Operating Procedures
Hands-on Troubleshooting

Level 2
February 25- March 28, 2013

Review of Level 1 Topics
Reading Hydraulic Schematics
Troubleshooting with Schematics
(Beginning Hydraulic and Electrical)
Setting Pressures
Proper Procedure for
Changing Rams
Material Cylinder Alignment
Changing Differential Cylinder Rod Packings
Rod Side/Piston Side Changeover
Rock Valve Maintenance
Concrete Pump and Boom Maintenance
Safe Operating Procedures
Hands-on Troubleshooting

Level 3
February 19 – 22, 2012
Advanced Mechanics

Review of Level 1 and 2 Topics
Basic Load Sensing Circuits
Hydraulic Schematic Reading/Troubleshooting
Electrical Schematic Reading/Troubleshooting
Radio Remotes
MPS Systems
Emergency Job Site Repairs
Safe Operating Procedures
Hands-on Troubleshooting


Interested parties are recommended to sign-up quickly as seminars fill up fast. “We anticipate excellent participation as customers utilize this time to train their employees for more productivity,” reports Glen Grawbowski, Manager Aftermarket Sales and Product Support. These comprehensive seminars can also be conducted at the customer’s location. Costs can be shared if more than one customer participates. Customized training can also be arranged at White Bear or in the field. For more information on custom training or to obtain a registration form for scheduled training, call 1-888-SCHWING (724-9464).