Stormwater Collection Systems Design Handbook / Edition 1

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Overview

This handbook, written by leading experts, is the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage on the design of stormwater collections systems. The only work of it's kind, this authoritative and inclusive compendium brings you detailed coverage of the latest design methods and tools for analyzing stormwater collection systems. Each chapter provides expert, detailed, professional guidance on the important components of stormwater collection systems.

FEATURES INCLUDE:

*Design procedures and detailed examples are presented for stormwater inlets, sewers, both in-line and off-line detention systems, infiltration systems, subsurface detention systems, pump facilities, and many more system components.

*New concepts for the design and implementation of distributed stormwater control and reuse and stormwater treatment using wetland systems are presented

*Specialized procedures for the removal of urban litter abd sediment movement in sewers are featured

*Design procedures and detailed examples are presented for drainage channels, flow transitions, and energy dissipates

*Many computer models are introduced that can be used in the design of various components of stormwater collection systems

*Water quality aspects of stormwater collections systems design are discussed

*Risk/reliability models for design and analysis are presented

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071354714
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 4/26/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1008
  • Product dimensions: 7.80 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 2.06 (d)

Meet the Author

Larry W. Mays is Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Arizona State University and former chair of the department. He is the former Director of the Center for Research in Water Resources at the University of Texas at Austin where he also held and Engineering Foundation Endowed Professorship. A registered professional engineer in seven states and a registered professional hydrologist, he has served as a consultant to many organizations. Professor Mays is the author of Water Resources Engineering (john Wiley & Sons, Inc.) and Optimal Control of Hydrosystems (Marcel Dekker, Inc.), coauthor of Applied Hydrology and Hydrosystems Engineering and Management (both from McGraw-Hill), and editor-in-chief of the Water Resources Handbook, Hydraulic Design Handbook, and the Water Distribution Systems Handbook (all from McGraw-Hill). He was also the editor-in-chief of the Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution Systems (ASCE) and co-author of Computer Modeling of Free Surface and Pressurized Flow (Kluwer Academic Publishers). Among his honors include a distinguished alumnus award from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1999.

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Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Ch. 1 Introduction
Ch. 2 Regulation of Stormwater Collection Systems in the United States
Ch. 3 Hydraulics of Open-Channel Flow
Ch. 4 Hydrology for Drainage System Design and Analysis
Ch. 5 Design of Stormwater Inlets
Ch. 6 Hydraulics of Sewer Systems
Ch. 7 Design of Detention Systems
Ch. 8 Design of Off-line Detention Systems
Ch. 9 Design of Infiltration Basins for Stormwater
Ch. 10 Stormwater Treatment Wetland Design
Ch. 11 Design of Distributed Stormwater Control and Re-use Systems
Ch. 12 Design of Pumps and Pump Facilities
Ch. 13 Subsurface Stormwater Management Systems
Ch. 14 Sediment Movement in Drainage Systems
Ch. 15 Design of Culverts and Highway Structures
Ch. 16 Design of Flood Control and Drainage Channels
Ch. 17 Design for Erosion and Sediment Control
Ch. 18 Storm and Combined Sewer Overflow: Flow Regulators and Control
Ch. 19 The Removal of Urban Litter from Stormwater Drainage Systems
Ch. 20 Design of Flow Transitions and Energy Dissipators for Culverts and Channels
Ch. 21 Computer Models for Stormwater Systems Design
Ch. 22 Risk/Reliability Models for Design
Ch. 23 Storm Drain Design and Analysis Using HYDRA
Index
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