Water Treatment Plant Design / Edition 4

Water Treatment Plant Design / Edition 4

by American Water Works Association, American Society of Civil Engineers
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071418725

ISBN-13: 9780071418720

Pub. Date: 06/01/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The industry standard reference for water treatment plant design and modernization has been updated to include hot topics such as security and design, vulnerability assessments, and planning against vandalism and sabotage, as well as the latest information on codes, regulations, and water quality standards.

* Latest code updates and new water quality standards

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The industry standard reference for water treatment plant design and modernization has been updated to include hot topics such as security and design, vulnerability assessments, and planning against vandalism and sabotage, as well as the latest information on codes, regulations, and water quality standards.

* Latest code updates and new water quality standards

* Design operation and analysis of treatment facilities

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071418720
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
06/01/2004
Series:
McGraw-Hill Handbooks Ser.
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
896
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributorsix
Prefacexi
Chapter 1The Challenge of Water Treatment Plant Design1
Today's Challenges2
Development of Water Treatment Design Projects1.4
The Purpose of This Text1.5
Bibliography1.6
Chapter 2Master Planning and Treatment Process Selection2.1
The Master Plan2.1
Water Quality Goals2.4
Treatment Options2.9
Chapter 3Design and Construction3.1
Preliminary Design3.1
Final Design3.5
Construction Assistance3.10
Bibliography3.12
Chapter 4Intake Facilities4.1
Intake Features4.1
Types of Intake Systems4.3
Intake Design4.15
Intake Design Considerations4.21
Racks and Screens4.31
Bibliography4.34
Chapter 5Aeration and Air Stripping5.1
Uses of Aeration/Air Stripping5.1
Types of Aeration/Air Stripping Equipment5.2
Principles of Air Stripping and Aeration5.8
Design of Aeration/Air Stripping Processes5.10
Pilot Testing5.22
Bibliography5.24
Chapter 6Mixing, Coagulation, and Flocculation6.1
Definitions6.1
The Coagulation Process6.2
Coagulation and Membrane Technology6.5
Design of Chemical Mixing6.6
Flocculation Process Design6.14
Process Monitoring and Control6.23
Bibliography6.25
Chapter 7Clarification7.1
Conventional Clarification Design7.1
High-Rate Clarification7.22
Solids Contact/Slurry Recirculation Units7.28
Sludge Blanket Clarification7.32
Dissolved Air Flotation7.36
Contact Clarification7.40
Bibliography7.43
Chapter 8High-Rate Granular Media Filtration8.1
Mechanism of Filtration8.2
Design Considerations8.2
Filter Design Criteria8.36
Filter Operation and Maintenance8.37
Bibliography8.41
Chapter 9Slow Sand and Diatomaceous Earth Filtration9.1
Slow Sand Filtration9.2
Diatomaceous Earth Filtration9.16
Bibliography9.29
Chapter 10Oxidation and Disinfection10.1
Regulatory Framework10.2
Chemical Oxidation Treatment10.10
Chlorination10.13
Chlorine Dioxide Systems10.34
Ozone Disinfection Systems10.39
Bibliography10.59
Chapter 11Lime Softening1
Water Hardness and Softening Treatment1
Pretreatment5
Lime Softening Processes6
Softening Process Basins13
Special Lime Softening Design Considerations16
Future Trends in Softening19
Bibliography19
Chapter 12Ion Exchange Applications in Water Treatment1
Introduction1
The Ion Exchange Process6
Cation Exchange Process9
Anion Exchange Processes12
Demineralization30
Basics of Equipment Design32
Regeneration Methods33
Boundaries between Suppliers, Consultants, and Users53
Future Trends in Ion Exchange54
Bibliography54
Chapter 13Membrane Processes1
Types of Membrane Processes1
Membrane System Components and Design Considerations8
Membrane Unit Design25
Other Membrane Process Design Considerations41
Bibliography48
Chapter 14Activated Carbon Processes1
Characteristics of Activated Carbon1
Design of Powdered Activated Carbon Facilities4
Design of Granular Activated Carbon Facilities9
Regeneration of Granular Activated Carbon33
Bibliography37
Chapter 15Chemicals and Chemical Handling1
Receiving and Storing Process Chemicals1
Chemical Feed and Metering Systems17
Designing for Safety and Hazardous Conditions41
Recent Trends in Chemical Handling and Use50
Bibliography53
Chapter 16Hydraulics1
Hydraulic Design1
Head Loss Types and Calculations5
Hydraulic Design Hints11
Ancillary Hydraulic Design13
Bibliography15
Chapter 17Process Residuals1
Sludge Types, Quantities, and Characteristics4
Process Residual Disposal Methods9
Residuals Disposal Regulatory Requirements12
Design Considerations and Criteria16
Residuals Handling Considerations58
Additional Information Sources67
Acknowledgment68
Bibliography68
Chapter 18Architectural Design1
The Role of the Architect in Water Treatment Plant Design1
Facilities Design5
Construction Alternatives and Building Material Selection14
Design Standard-Promulgating Organizations and Organizations Offering Design Recommendations17
Chapter 19Structural Design1
The Design Process1
Structural Design Considerations2
Design of Basins, Vaults, Large Conduits, and Channels10
Buildings and Superstructures12
Bibliography13
Chapter 20Process Instrumentation and Controls1
Process and Operational Control Strategies2
Control System Design15
Instrumentation30
Bibliography42
Chapter 21Electrical Systems1
Introduction1
Codes and Standards1
Electrical Distribution Systems3
Transformers4
Motors and Controllers5
Lighting8
Lightning Protection9
Power Factor Correction10
Acceptance Testing10
Maintenance11
Chapter 22Design Reliability Features1
Introduction1
Reliability and Redundancy Concepts1
Overall Water Supply System Reliability3
Design Concepts5
Design Principles and Practices8
Operation and Maintenance14
References15
Chapter 23Site Selection and Plant Arrangement1
Water Treatment Plant Site Selection1
Arrangement of Water Treatment Plant Facilities22
Bibliography36
Chapter 24Environmental Impact and Project Permitting1
Environmental Issues Associated with Plant Construction1
Environmental Issues Associated with Plant Operations5
Project Permitting12
Integration of Environmental Issues and Regulatory Compliance into Plant Design, Construction, and Operation16
Bibliography18
Chapter 25Operations and Maintenance Considerations during Plant Design1
Design Considerations for Plant Operations and Maintenance1
Preparing a Plant for Start-Up18
Chapter 26Water Treatment Plant Construction Cost Estimating1
Introduction1
Level of Estimates2
Estimating Methodologies4
Special Cost Considerations6
Finalizing the Cost Estimate8
Bibliography10
Chapter 27Operator Training and Plant Start-Up1
Training and Start-Up Considerations1
Design-Phase Training2
Construction-Phase Training, Start-Up, and Post-Start-Up5
Chapter 28Pilot Plant Design and Construction1
Pilot Plant Studies2
Pilot Plant Design3
Pilot Plant Construction21
Bibliography25
Chapter 29Ultraviolet Disinfection1
Principles of UV Disinfection2
Applications for UV Disinfection6
UV Disinfection Equipment8
Water Quality and Treatment Effects on UV Disinfection15
UV Disinfection Facility Planning, Design, and Project Implementation19
Construction, Testing, Start-Up, and O&M35
Potential Regulatory Requirements for UV Disinfection in North America38
Validation Testing43
Bibliography45
Chapter 30Water Treatment Plant Security1
Water Quality2
Barriers2
Electronic Security Systems3
CCTV5
Procedures6
Bibliography7
Appendix AProperties and Characteristics of Water Treatment Chemicals1
Appendix BAbbreviations Commonly Used in the Water Industry1
Index follows Appendix B

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