Instrumentation and Control Manual / Edition 3

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Overview


This operations manual explains the basic principles of electrical power distribution, automation, and instrumentation in water distribution, treatment, and storage systems.

Chapters cover hydraulic and electrical principles, electric motor controls, measurement instruments and displays, pumps and valves, and automatic and digital controls.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781583211250
  • Publisher: American Water Works Association
  • Publication date: 1/31/2002
  • Series: AWWA Manual Series
  • Edition description: 3RD
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 244
  • Sales rank: 1,442,099
  • Product dimensions: 8.25 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Meet the Author


Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the oldest and largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to safe and sustainable water in the world. With more than 50,000 members worldwide and 43 Sections in North America, AWWA advances public health, safety and welfare by uniting the efforts of the entire water community.
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Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Foreword
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 Hydraulics and Electricity 5
Ch. 3 Motor Controls 41
Ch. 4 Flowmeters 67
Ch. 5 Pressure, Level, Temperature, and Other Process Measurements 101
Ch. 6 Secondary Instrumentation 121
Ch. 7 Telemetry 131
Ch. 8 Final Control Elements 143
Ch. 9 Basics of Automatic Process Control 161
Ch. 10 Digital Control and Communication Systems 179
Ch. 11 Instrument Diagrams 199
Glossary 207
Index 215
List of AWWA Manuals 225
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