DE6205 – Water and Wastewater Systems
Water and Wastewater Systems
To evaluate the requirements of, and design water, waste water and storm water reticulation systems.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- Analyse water supply and demand requirements, and design a small water reticulation system.
2.Evaluate hydrological parameters and design an urban storm water management system.
3.Determine waste water quantities and design a waste water reticulation system.
4.Appraise the requirements of water and waste water pumping installations and optimise design.
5.Understand integrated water management approaches.
- Water supply sources; Water demand; Water reticulation system components; Water reticulation analysis; Reticulation installation and maintenance; Water reservoirs.
Hydrological cycle; Surface run-off determination; Infiltration; Storm water reticulation components and design; Storm water buffering; Storm water disposal; Impact of storm water run-off.
Waste water sources and quantities; Waste water collection and reticulation system components design and maintenance.
More efficient use of water, water metering, recycled water.
Pump station layout and components; Variable capacity requirements; Sump capacity Series, parallel and variable pump operation; Pump system (sump, pump and rising main) optimisation.
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