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Pumping Station Design 3rd Edition

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The third edition of Pumping Station Design continues the award-winning tradition of previous editions. Written by 44 authors with expert input from 141 other contributors for manufacturers, utility managers, design engineers environmental engineers and all involved in the design of pumping stations, this book provides expert information.

Understanding is given to the various disciplines important to the design and execution of reliable, easy to operate, low maintenance pumping stations. The depth of experience and expertise of the contributors and editors is unparalleled making this book the standard guide for the implementation of a well-integrated pumping station design. 

Pumping Station Design, Third Edition is essential for professionals who will apply the fundamentals of various disciplines and subjects in order to produce a well-integrated pumping station which will be reliable, easy to operate and maintain, and free from design mistakes. 

Inappropriate design can be costly and there simply is no excuse for not taking expert advice from the pages of this book! 

* An award-winning reference work that has become THE standard in the field

* Dispenses expert information on how to produce a well-integrated pumping station that will be reliable, easy to operate and maintain, and free from design mistakes

* 60% of the material has been updated to reflect current standards and changes in practice since the book was last published in 1998

* New material added to this edition includes: the latest design information, the use of computers for pump selection, extensive references to Hydraulic Institute Standards and much more!

Book Review by Daniel L.

Everything You Need to Know Now About Pump Station Design

Honestly, I have not read the entire book, but as a Consultant for small sewer districts, everything I’ve needed to be refreshed on is in this book. The authors have compiled a great deal of real-world applications and compared different designs to recommend what has been proven to work the best of all they have seen. Although it usually takes a Science degree to become an Engineer, Engineering is a great deal of art. Let the creative solutions others have found work for you – improve your designs and stick with what is proven to work best!

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Product Description
Pumping Station Design, 3rd edition is an essential reference for all professionals. From the expert city engineer to the new design officer, this book assists those who need to apply the fundamentals of various disciplines and subjects in order to produce a well-integrated pumping station which is reliable, easy to operate and maintain, and free from design mistakes. The depth of experience and expertise of the authors, contributors, and peers reviewing the content, as well as the breadth of information, is unparalleled–making this the only book of its kind. 

* An award-winning reference work that has become the standard in the field 

* 60% of the material has been updated to reflect current standards and changes in practice since the book was last published in 1998 

* New material added to this edition includes: the latest design information, the use of computers for pump selection, extensive references to Hydraulic Institute Standards, and much more.


A Sample Table Inside Pumping Station Design, 3rd Edition:

Specialties and Disciplines in the Design of Pumping Stations
SpecialtyApproximage percentage of design costs
Planning and water resources management5-15
Surveying0.5-1
Foundation and soils engineering2-10
Hydraulic engineering5-15
Analysis for transients0-2
Structural engineering20-35
Civil and mechanical engineering15-40
Electrical engineering10-30
Instrumentation engineering2-5
Architecture0.5-2
Specifications and contract administration5-10
Construction engineering15-50
Start-up, operations, and checkout5-20

Review

“A unique and comprehensive text that should find a place on the bookshelf of all concerned with pumping facilities…a truly excellent publication.” –World Pumps

“Practitioners in any discipline related to pumping station design should henceforth be compelled to read this book.” –The Institute of Water and Environmental Management

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