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Title Sewers [electronic resource] : replacement and new construction / edited by Geoffrey F. Read.
Publication Info. Oxford [England] ; Burlington, MA : Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, 2004.
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 574 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This second volume tackles replacement and new construction, and aims to provide a detailed account of the subject, using material from experienced civil engineers and consultants.
Contents Cover -- Table of Contents -- About the Editor -- Preface -- 1 -- Development of Sewerage Rehabilitation -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Sewerage systems -- 1.3 General principles of sewerage -- 1.4 Public utilities -- 1.5 Outline design -- 1.6 Development of public health engineering -- 1.7 Sewer rehabilitation -- 1.8 Strategy -- 1.9 Environmental impact of sewer collapses -- 1.10 Cost of sewer collapses -- 1.11 Funding -- Bibliography -- 2 -- New Construction -- 2.1 Rates of flow -- foul sewage -- 2.2 Rates of flow -- surface water sewerage -- 2.3 Storm sewage overflows -- 2.4 Soakaways -- 2.5 Inverted syphons -- 2.6 Manholes -- 2.7 Backdrop manholes -- 2.8 Access to manholes -- 2.9 Pipes -- 2.10 Pumping stations and rising mains -- 3 -- Site Investigation -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Preliminary sources survey (the desk study) -- 3.3 Main ground exploration -- 3.4 Construction investigations: records and feedback -- 3.5 Geotechnical reports -- References -- 4 -- Site Investigation and Mapping of Buried Assets -- 4.1 Desktop study of existing plans -- 4.2 Tracing of utilities on site -- 4.3 Mapping of findings -- 4.4 Site investigation -- intrusive methods -- 4.5 Conclusion -- 5 -- Traffic Management and Public Relations -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 The New Road and Street Works Act of 1991 -- 5.3 Consultation -- 5.4 Summary of steps in consultation and public relations process -- 5.5 Signing and statutory requirements -- 5.6 One-way working -- 5.7 Give and take system -- 5.8 Priority signs -- 5.9 Traffic control by Stop/Go boards -- 5.10 Traffic control by portable traffic signals -- 5.11 Signing and lane marking -- 5.12 Maintenance -- 5.13 Reinstatements -- Bibliography -- 6 -- Aspects of Sewer Design -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Survey and scoping -- 6.3 Preliminary design -- 6.4 Hydraulic design -- 6.5 Determination of sewer size -- 6.6 Structural design -- 6.7 Future developments -- Bibliography -- 7 -- Open-Cut and Heading Construction -- 7.1 Open-cut construction -- 7.2 Pipe laying -- 7.3 Sewers near existing structures -- 7.4 Backfilling and reinstatement -- 7.5 Heading construction -- References -- 8 -- Tunnel Construction -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Geological/topographical aspects -- 8.3 Linings -- 8.4 Soft ground tunnelling -- 8.5 Ground treatment -- 8.6 Mechanism of the tunnelling process -- 8.7 Surveying/alignment -- 8.8 Temporary works -- 8.9 Future -- 9 -- On-line Sewer Replacement in Tunnel -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Procedure -- open-cut -- 9.3 Heading -- 9.4 Segmental tunnelling -- 9.5 Pre-cast concrete tunnel linings -- 9.6 Sewer replacement tunnels -- 9.7 Access shafts -- 9.8 City centre access problems -- 9.9 Tunnel construction -- 9.10 Dealing with existing flow -- Bibliography -- 10 -- Pi.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Sewerage -- Design and construction.
Added Author Read, Geoffrey F.
Related To Print version: Sewers. Oxford [England] ; Burlington, MA : Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, 2004 0750650834 (DLC) 2004040939 (OCoLC)54029232
Standard No. 137341252 162590184 171114361 441789333 503558700
ISBN 9780080480862 (electronic bk.)
0080480861 (electronic bk.)
9781429472333 (electronic bk.)
1429472332 (electronic bk.)
9780750650830
0750650834
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