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EPANET Program Download And Manuals

Posted on Nov 17, 2011

From the links below you can download the EPANET program for free and also download the EPANET manual. Download EPANET 2.0.1.1 (1.5 mb zip file) Download the EPANET Manual (1 mb pdf file) Download EPANET website can be found at ...

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The Main Pipeline

Posted on Nov 20, 2011

This system has 4 km of pipe. The main pipeline runs from the spring tank to the reservoir tank. Because of the large drop between the spring tank and the pipe bridge PVC pipe (rather than the usual polyethylene) was used to cope with the large pressures. Due to the topography a break pressure tank was not included in the design. A galvanised steel pipe bridge spansa river at the lowest point below the spring tank. The pipes reads for the laying of the pipe line. The PVC (white) and Polyethylene (black) pipe. Laying the PVC mainline from the spring tank to the reservoir tank. Joining two PVC pipe ends on the mainline. Laying the PVC pipes for the mainline. Crossing a river by building a pipe bridge. The finished pipe bridge. The Wash-out PIpe running from the mainline into the river. Building a valve box on the wash-out pipe. The finished pipe bridge, wash-out and valve...

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