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Mechanical Technologist Grade III - Study Guide References
Primary References

Maintenance Engineering Handbook, 5th Edition
Lindley R. Higgins, Dale P. Brautigam and
R. Keith Mobley (Editor)
ISBN 0070288119
Pub. Date: November 1994
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing Group
800/262-4729
www.books.mcgraw-hill.com

Millwrights and Mechanics Guide, 4th Edition
Carl A. Nelson
ISBN 002588591X
Pub. Date: July 1989
Available online through various booksellers

Maintaining Wastewater Equipment, Book 383
Industrial Safety and Health, Book 109.1
Working with Metals
Arc Welding Practices

TPC Training Systems
750 Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
800/837-8872, ext. 4060
www.tpctraining.com

Maintenance Manager's Standard Manual, 2nd Edition
Thomas A. Westerkamp
ISBN 0132437341
Pub. Date: April 1997
Available online through various booksellers

Utility Management
Office of Water Programs
California State University Sacramento
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6025
916/278-6142
www.owp.csus.edu

Confined Space Entry, 1998 Edition
Order No: P07115WW
Water Environment Federation
601 Wythe Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-1994
800/666-0206
www.wef.org

Applied Math for Wastewater Plant Operators
Joanne Kirkpatrick Price
ISBN 0877628092
CRC Press
800/272-7737
www.crcpress.com

Secondary References

The information contained in the Primary References listed above provides a solid base of knowledge for the Technologist. Additional sources of information for Grade III candidates include:

Equipment Operation and Maintenance Manuals
Vendor Repair Manuals
Trade Magazines, paid for
Trade Magazines, free
(e.g., Maintenance Technology, Plant Services, Pumps and Systems, Reliability Magazine, Valve Magazine, and Practicing Oil Analysis)
Classes and Seminars

Additional recommended books for Technologists include:

Pump Handbook, 3rd Edition
Igor Karassik, Joseph Messina, Paul Cooper
and Charles Heald
ISBN 0070340323
Pub. Date: September 2000
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing Group
800/262-4729
www.books.mcgraw-hill.com

Piping Handbook, 7th Edition
Mohinder Nayyar
ISBN 0070471061
Pub. Date: October 1999
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing Group
800/722-4729
www.books.mcgraw-hill.com

Centrifugal Pump Sourcebook
John W. Dufour and W. Ed Nelson
ISBN 00701803334
Pub. Date: 1992
The McGraw-Hill Companies
(Out of print, but can be found online through amazon.com or other online booksellers)

Pumps and Pumping, 7th Edition
Skeet Arasmith
ACR Publications
1298 Elm Street SW
Albany, OR 97321
800/433-8150
www.acrp.com

Machinery Failure Analysis and Troubleshooting, Volume 2
Heinz Bloch
ISBN: 088415662
Gulf Publishing Company
3301 Allen Parkway
Houston, TX 97019
713/529-4301
www.gulfpub.com

Math Text for Water and Wastewater Technology, 2nd Edition
Wright's Training
P. O. Box 515
Elmira, CA 92625
707/448-3659
Download form to order: www.wrights-trainingsite.com

Audel Mechanical Trades Pocket Manual
Carl A. Nelson
ISBN 0025886657
Pub. Date: April 1990
800/755-7672
www.mtroubleshooting.com
catalog # MTM-1025
Look under "Mechanical Trades" 

Making Measurements- Course 104
Pneumatic Trouble Shooting- Course 310
TPC Training Systems
750 Lake Cook Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
800/837-8872, ext. 4060
www.tpctraining.com

Management and Supervision for Working Professionals, Vols. I and II, 3rd Edition
Herman Koren
ISBN: 1566702038 and 1566702046
Pub. Date: December 1995
CRC Press
800/272-7737
www.crcpress.com

NEC 1999: National Electrical Code (NFPA 70) 
National Fire Protection Association
11 Tracy Drive
Avon, MA 02322
800/344-3555
www.nfpa.org  

Supervisor's Guide to Safety and Health Programs
Water Environment Federation
601 Wythe Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
800/666-0206
www.wef.org

Supervision: Concepts and Practices of Management, 8th Edition
Raymond L. Hilgert and Edwin C. Leonard Jr.
ISBN 0-324-01389-2
Pub. Date: 2001
South-Western College Publishing
5105 Madison Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45227-1490
800/354-9706
www.swcollege.com

Supervisory Management in the Water/Wastewater Field
Self-Study Course
Michigan State University
3535 Forest Rd. 
Lansing, MI 48910
800/356-5705
www.vu.msu.edu
This self-study course uses Supervision: Concepts and Practices of Management (listed above) as a supporting textbook.

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