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An In-Depth Guide to Water and Wastewater Engineering
This authoritative volume offers comprehensive coverage of the design and construction of municipal water and wastewater facilities. The book addresses water treatment in detail, following the flow of water through the unit processes and coagulation, flocculation, softening, sedimentation, filtration, disinfection, and residuals management. Each stage of wastewater treatment—preliminary, secondary, and tertiary—is examined along with residuals management.
Water and Wastewater Engineering contains more than 100 example problems, 500 end-of-chapter problems, and 300 illustrations. Safety issues and operation and maintenance procedures are also discussed in this definitive resource.
Intake structures and wells
Chemical handling and storage
Coagulation and flocculation
Lime-soda and ion exchange softening
Reverse osmosis and nanofiltration
Granular and membrane filtration
Disinfection and fluoridation
Removal of specific constituents
Drinking water plant residuals management, process selection, and integration
Storage and distribution systems
Wastewater collection and treatment design considerations
Sanitary sewer design
Headworks and preliminary treatment
Secondary treatment by suspended and attached growth biological processes
Secondary settling, disinfection, and postaeration
Wastewater plant residuals management
Clean water plant process selection and integration
Mackenzie L. Davis, Ph.D., P.E., DEE, is Emeritus Professor of Environmental Engineering in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Michigan State University where, for twenty years, he taught the senior-level design course, Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Design. Dr. Davis is the author Introduction to Environmental Engineering, Fourth Edition (McGraw-Hill, 2006).
Chapter 1. The Design and Construction Processes; Chapter 2. General Water Supply Design Considerations; Chapter 3. Intake Structures; Chapter 4. Wells; Chapter 5. Chemical Handling and Storage; Chapter 6. Coagulation and Flocculation; Chapter 7. Lime-Soda Softening; Chapter 8. Ion Exchange; Chapter 9. Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration; Chapter 10. Sedimentation; Chapter 11. Granular Filtration; Chapter 12. Membrane Filtration; Chapter 13. Disinfection and Flouridation; Chapter 14. Removal of Specific Constituents; Chapter 15. Water Plant Residuals Management; Chapter 16. Drinking Water Plant Process Selection and Integration; Chapter 17. Storage and Distribution Systems; Chapter 18. General Wastewater Collection and Treatment DesignChapter 19. Sanitary Sewer Design; Chapter 20. Headworks and Preliminary Treatment; Chapter 21. Primary Treatment; Chapter 22. Wastewater Microbiology; Chapter 23. Secondary Treatment by Suspended Growth Biological Processes; Chapter 24. Secondary Treatment by Attached Growth and Hybrid Biological Processes; Chapter 25. Secondary Settling, Disinfection, and Postaeration; Chapter 26. Tertiary Treatment; Chapter 27. Wastewater Plant Residuals Management; Chapter 28. Clean Water Plant Process Selection and Integration; Appendix A. Properties of Air, Water, and Selected Chemicals; Appendix B. U.S. Standard and Sieve Sizes; Appendix C. Pipe, Fitting, and Valve Data; Appendix D. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Ct Valves for Disinfectants; Index