GP401: Technical Grouting Considerations - Self Study


Author: Tyler Harbeck

Subjects: Renewable HVAC: Geothermal, Renewable HVAC: HVAC Design

Length: 1 module

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Enroll in an in-depth discussion on technical grouting considerations, including a detailed discussion about grout thermal conductivity and the effect on system performance. Enroll in this course after you've taken GP101: Introduction to GeoPro Products, GP201: GeoPro Product Handling, and GP301: Quality Assurance & Field Commissioning.

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Tyler Harbeck

GeoPro, Inc.

Tyler Harbeck is a Mechanical Engineer at Geo Pro, Inc. He has been involved in the ground source heat pump industry since 2009. His involvement within the industry has been mostly concentrated on geothermal grout research and technical support for Geo Pro, Inc. He also has hands on experience with design and installation of all types of geothermal systems. Tyler...[more]

Course Outline

Technical Grouting Considerations

The role of thermal grout in the thermodynamic performance and the health of the deep earth environment of every geothermal installation cannot be overstated. This course covers an in depth discussion of the technical considerations governing grout selection including a detailed discussion about grout thermal conductivities and their effects on system performance.

  • READING ASSIGNMENT The Importance of Grout Thermal Conductivity (Download .pdf)
  • Part I - Technical Grouting Considerations (15:15) (Video)
  • Part II - The Importance of Grout TC (9:28) (Video)
  • OPTIONAL Download a copy of the PowerPoint lesson for this course (Download .pdf)

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