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Reservoir Tank Sizing Spreadsheet

This spreadsheet allows the user to calculate the required volume of a reservoir tank (Litres) based upon the overall daily demand of a community (Litres) and the flow rate into the tank (LPS). It also allows the user to calculate the material requirements (sand, gravel, cement etc) for the construction of a circular, curved roof ferro-cement reservoir tank given a known capacity (Litres) and tank wall height (m).

Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet (34KB)