Water Treatment Plant Design

ASCE, American Water Works Association, and Conference of State Sanitary Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-012-4 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-012-3 (ISBN-10), 1969, Soft Cover, Pg. 353

Manual of Practice No.: 19

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Manual of Practice


This manual is intended to give direction, relevant information, and design details related to water treatment plants. Topics include objectives of water treatment, general design considerations, types of plants, aeration, rapid mixing and flocculation, sedimentation, solids content process, filtration, chlorination and disinfection, taste and odor control, lime-soda ash softening, ion exchange, iron and manganese removal, chemicals and chemical handling, instrumentation and control, and miscellaneous design details. This manual will be of interest to both practitioners and researchers designing water treatment plants.

Subject Headings: Water treatment plants | Chemical treatment | Hydraulic design | Water content | Aeration | Soil mixing | Flocculation | Sediment


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