American Society of Civil Engineers


Pressure Pipeline Design for Water and Wastewater


by Committee on Pipeline Location of the Pipeline Division, ASCE, Deon T. Fowles, (committee chairman)
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, end ed.
978-0-87262-931-8 / 0-87262-931-7, 1992, 150 pp.     (Barcode: RMI MK31542)

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Document type: Books - Committee Reports
Abstract: This committee report, Pressure Pipeline Design for Water and Wastewater, is a revision of the 1975 ASCE publication Pipeline Design for Water and Wastewater. This committee report presents updated information on all aspects of transporting fluids through pipelines such as: 1) Accepted flow formulas, 2) surge control in pumped pipelines, 3) main pipeline design, 4) pipe materials, and 5) pipeline economics. In addition, a new section on seismic design prepared by the ASCE Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering, Water and Sewage Committee, was added. This report will be of assistance to engineers who are occasionally concerned with pipeline design as well as the specialists in pipeline design.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Design
Economic factors
Pipe materials
Pipelines
Pressure pipes
Seismic design
Wastewater management