Drinking water networks

Ref : PW120

Goals

Know the basic principles in Hydraulics
Explain the hydraulic operation of drinking water networks


Program

Units and basic concepts of hydraulic network
Forces, Pressures, Flows and Hydraulic Calculations
Differentiate the configurations of drinking water systems
Sectorization of a network
Hydraulic operation of a drinking water network
Identify and differentiate sources of load loss
Hydraulic behavior of isolating devices
Description of a water hammer phenomena
Components of the drinking water network
Control and protection devices
Describe their operation
The tank filling device
Describe maintenance operations
Flow and pressure measures / calculations
Use of drinking water network drawings
Hydraulic modeling