HandbookUrban Water Supply Handbook [1ed.]9780071371605, 0071371605

Author : Larry W Mays
Description:This state-of-the art resource draws upon the accumulated wisdom of a carefully chosen team of internationally recognized experts selected for their extensive experience in the essential aspects of water supply systems. You'll find authoritative, detailed coverage of:* Historical perspectives of urban water supply* Strategic planning for small water systems* Security analysis* Integrated management and water use management* Performance indicators for management support* Outsourcing and public-private partnerships* Optimal operation* GIS applied to water supply systems* Water pricing and drought management* Water demand analysis* Urban water infrastructure in the desert* Regional water supply planning models* Intrusion susceptibility using GIS* Reliability/availability analysis of distribution systems* Maintenance, reliability, and replacement scheduling* Adaptive management for water supply planningComplete with informative case studies, the Urban Water Supply Handbook will prove to be an invaluable resource for consulting engineers, public works engineers and administrators, municipal engineers, and water managers worldwide involved with urban water systems.
Categories: Technology Water Treatment
Year :2002
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 671
File Info : pdf 8 Mb