Water Treatment Plant Design, Fifth Edition (5th edition)

Water Treatment Plant Design, Fifth Edition (5th edition)

By: American Water Works Association (AWWA) (author), American Society of Civil Engineers (author)Hardback

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THE MOST TRUSTED AND UP-TO-DATE WATER TREATMENT PLANT DESIGN REFERENCEThoroughly revised to cover the latest standards, technologies, regulations, and sustainabilitypractices, 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

About 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.


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

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780071745727
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1376
  • ID: 9780071745727
  • weight: 1719
  • ISBN10: 0071745726
  • edition: 5th edition

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