Course Details

Water Supply

DP63 course is part of 4 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program nD > VHS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDK > VHS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program nDA > VHS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDKA > VHS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Consumption and water demand, optimization of the water distribution systems, optimization of pressure conditions, using of PRV, water losses, methods of water losses reduction, technical equipment of leakage reduction, technical audit of water distribution network, evaluation criteria and indicators, rehabilitation planning.

Course Guarantor

doc. Ing. Ladislav Tuhovčák, CSc.

Institute

Institute of Municipal Water Management

Prerequisites

The knowledge on the level of subjectc 0P0 or BP03 Water Supply

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Objective

Development and improvment of the knowledge in public watre supply sector, especially in design of water supply systems, estimation and increasing of reliability of these systems and rehabilitation planning etc.

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Lecture

3 hours/week, 13 weeks, elective

Syllabus of lectures

1. Water consumption
2. Prediction of water demend
3.- 4. Optimization of structure of water supply systems
5.- 6. Optimization of pressure conditions
7. Pressure Reducing Valves
8. Water losses, indicators of water losses
9. Technical equipment, correlators
10. Performace indicators
11. Technical audit of water distribution network
12. Rehabilitation planning
13. Risk analysis