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THE MOST TRUSTED AND UP-TO-DATE WATER TREATMENT PLANT DESIGN REFERENCE

Thoroughly revised to cover the latest standards, technologies, regulations, and sustainability practices, Water Treatment Plant Design, Fifth Edition, offers comprehensive guidance on modernizing existing water treatment facilities and planning new ones. This authoritative resource discusses the organization and execution of a water ...

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Overview

THE MOST TRUSTED AND UP-TO-DATE WATER TREATMENT PLANT DESIGN REFERENCE

Thoroughly revised to cover the latest standards, technologies, regulations, and sustainability practices, Water Treatment Plant Design, Fifth Edition, offers comprehensive guidance on modernizing existing water treatment facilities and planning new ones. This authoritative resource discusses the organization and execution of a water treatment plant project--from planning and permitting through design, construction, and start-up. A joint publication of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), this defi nitive guide contains contributions from renowned international experts.



COVERAGE INCLUDES:



  • Sustainability


  • Master planning and treatment process selection


  • Design and construction


  • Intake facilities


  • Aeration and air stripping


  • Mixing, coagulation, and flocculation


  • Clarification


  • Slow sand and diatomaceous earth filtration


  • Oxidation and disinfection


  • Ultraviolet disinfection


  • Precipitative softening


  • Membrane processes


  • Activated carbon adsorption


  • Biological processes


  • Process residuals


  • Pilot plant design and construction


  • Chemical systems


  • Hydraulics


  • Site selection and plant arrangement


  • Environmental impacts and project permitting


  • Architectural design


  • HVAC, plumbing, and air supply systems


  • Structural design


  • Process instrumentation and controls


  • Electrical systems


  • Design reliability features


  • Operations and maintenance considerations during plant design


  • Staff training and plant start-up


  • Water system security and preparedness


  • Construction cost estimating


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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071745734
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 7/31/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 1376
  • File size: 40 MB
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Meet the Author

The American Water Works Association (AWWA), located in Denver, Colorado, is a 56,000-member organization devoted to assessing, promoting, and recognizing high-quality standards. The Association is the primary source of information for local, state, national, and international standards.



The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is America's oldest national engineering association.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Challenge of Water Treatment Plant Design

Chapter 2: Sustainability

Chapter 3: Master Planning and Treatment Process Selection

Chapter 4: Design and Construction

Chapter 5: Intake Facilities

Chapter 6: Aeration and Air Stripping

Chapter 7: Mixing, Coagulation, and Flocculation

Chapter 8: Clarification

Chapter 9: High-Rate Granular Media Filtration

Chapter 10: Slow Sand and Diatomaceous Earth Filtration

Chapter 11: Oxidation and Disinfection

Chapter 12: UV Disinfection

Chapter 13: Lime Softening

Chapter 14: Ion Exchange Applications in Water Treatment

Chapter 15: Membrane Processes

Chapter 16: Activated Carbon Processes

Chapter 17: Biological Treatment Processes

Chapter 18: Process Residuals

Chapter 19: Pilot Plant Design and Construction

Chapter 20: Chemicals and Chemical Handling

Chapter 21: Hydraulics

Chapter 22: Site Selection and Plant Arrangement

Chapter 23: Environmental Impact and Project Permitting

Chapter 24: Architectural Design

Chapter 25: Building Systems

Chapter 26: Structural Design

Chapter 27: Process Instrumentation and Controls

Chapter 28: Electrical Systems

Chapter 29: Design Reliability Features

Chapter 30: Operations and Maintenance Considerations during Plant Design

Chapter 31: Operator Training and Plant Start-Up

Chapter 32: Water Treatment Plant Security

Chapter 33: Construction Cost Estimating

APPENDIX A: PROPERTIES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF WATER TREATMENT CHEMICALS

APPENDIX B: ABBREVIATIONS COMMONLY USED IN THE WATER INDUSTRY

APPENDIX C: UNIT CONVERSIONS

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