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Integrated Design and Operation of Water Treatment Facilities / Edition 2

Integrated Design and Operation of Water Treatment Facilities / Edition 2

by Susumu Kawamura
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Completely up-to-date coverage of water treatment facility design and operation

This Second Edition of Susumu Kawamura's landmark volume offerscomprehensive coverage of water treatment facility design, from thebasic principles to the latest innovations. It covers a broadspectrum of water treatment process designs in detail and offersclear guidelines on how to choose the unit, process, and equipmentthat will maximize overall efficiency and minimize maintenancecosts. This book also explores many important operational issuesthat affect today's plant operators and facility designers.

This new edition introduces several new subjects, including valueengineering, watershed management, dissolved air flotation process,filtered reservoir (clearwell) design, and electrical systemdesign. It provides expanded and updated coverage of objectives forfinished water quality, instrumentation and control, disinfectionprocess, ozonation, disinfection by-product control, the GACprocess, and the membrane filtration process. Other importantfeatures of this Second Edition include:
* Practical guidance on the design of every water treatment plantcomponent
* New information on plant layout, cost estimation, sedimentationissues, and more
* English and SI units throughout
* Help in designing for compliance with water treatment-relatedgovernment regulations

Supplemented with hundreds of illustrations, charts, and tables,Integrated Design and Operation of Water Treatment Facilities,Second Edition is an indispensable, hands-on resource for civilengineers and managers, whether working on new facilities orredesigning and rebuilding existing facilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471350934
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/14/2000
Edition description: REV
Pages: 720
Sales rank: 517,340
Product dimensions: 6.38(w) x 9.35(h) x 1.58(d)

About the Author

SUSUMU KAWAMURA, PhD, PE, Senior Vice President and Corporate Technical Director for Montgomery Watson, Inc., has nearly five decades of experience in every facet of water treatment facility design and operation.

Table of Contents

Management of a Design Project.

Preliminary Studies.

Design of Basic Treatment Process Units.

Subordinate Plant Facilities.

Design of Plant Components.

Elements of Detailed Designs.

Specific Water Treatment Processes.

Management of Procurement and Construction Phases.

Operations and Maintenance Manual and Operator Training.

Plant Startup and Follow-Up Services.



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