Water Treatment Plant Design

by Edward E. Baruth, (editor),


American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA, | Co-publisher: McGraw-Hill (McGraw-Hill ISBN: 0-07-141872-5)
2004, Soft Cover, Pg. 896
Fourth Edition, The 1st edition was published in 1969 by American Water Works Association

Document Type: Book

Abstract: Let a team of water treatment plant design experts . with contributions from more than 30 international authorities -- give you comprehensive guidance on modernizing existing water treatment facilities and planning new ones from initial plans and permits through design, construction, and start-up. This classic reference has been completely 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. In addition, you'll learn about flexible design that can meet anticipated requirements, and find a wealth of information on instrumentation and control and structural, electrical, and design reliability developments -- plus updates on water treatment methods, such as aeration, coagulation, flocculation, clarification, filtration, oxidation, and disinfection. TOPICS INCLUDE: Environmental impact and project permitting; Site selection; Master planning and treatment process selection; Ion exchange; Membrane processes; Activated carbon processes; Hydraulics; Architecture; Pilot plant design; Construction costs; Operations and maintenance; and more.

Subject Headings: Water treatment plants | Hydraulic design | Building design | Information management | Standards and codes | Water quality | Structural reliability

 

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