•Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of public water supply and treatment
•Details of US, European and WHO standards and practice
•Based on decades of practical professional experience
All professional engineers working on water supply, worldwide; students at graduate and undergraduate level studying related disciplines.
Water Supply, 6th Edition
The demand for public water supplies; Water supply regulation, protection, organisation and financing; Hydrology and surface supplies; Groundwater supplies; Dams, reservoirs and river intakes; Chemistry, microbiology and biology of water; Storage, clarification and chemical treatment; Water filtration; Waterworks waste and sludge disposal; Specialised and advanced water treatment processes; Disinfection of water; Hydraulics; System design and analysis; Distribution practice; Pipeline design and construction; Valves and meters; Pumping, electrical plant, control and instrumentation; Treated water storage.