A comprehensive water utility handbook and guide to water auditing and reducing water losses in the distribution system. This comprehensive water utility guide takes you step by step through every stage of the development of a water loss control program. Water Loss Control, Second Edition, covers water loss control up to and including service connections and water meters. Consumer water loss control, e.g., toilet leak repair, is not covered. This second edition brings innovative approaches with information on new modeling methods and best practices advocated by the American Water Works Association and the International Water Association. A number of useful water loss publications are available to the water supply industry, however, this publication integrates ideas, techniques, methodologies, and references from many international sources, making it a truly flexible and very comprehensive guide, which can be used in a variety of field situations.
Author: Julian Thornton, Reinhard Sturm, George Kunkel
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date: 2008
AWWA catalog no: 20511
Media Type: Hardback
Number of pages: 632