Course Details

Water Supply

Academic Year 2022/23

DPB031 course is part of 4 study plans

DPC-V Winter Semester 1st year

DKC-V Winter Semester 1st year

DKA-V Winter Semester 1st year

DPA-V Winter Semester 1st year

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. Tomáš Kučera, Ph.D.

Institute

Institute of Municipal Water Management

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.

Knowledge

Advanced knowledge in some special problems of water supply as water losses, technical auditing and rehabilitation planning, risk analysis etc.

Syllabus

1.- 2. Analysis of water consumption, methods of water need calculation.
3.- 4. Optimization of water system design.
5.- 6. Optimization of water distribution networks pressure condition.
7.- 8. Water losses, methods of their reporting, economic level of water losses, Smart water meters.
9.- 10. Indicators of technical state and methods of their determination.
11. Assessment of technical condition of water supply systems.
12. Reconstruction planning.
13. Risk analysis of water supply systems.

Prerequisites

The knowledge on the level of subjectc BP003 Water Supply and CP053 Selected chapters of water supply.

Language of instruction

Czech

Credits

8 credits

Semester

winter

Forms and criteria of assessment

examination

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

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site

https://www.vut.cz/en/students/courses/detail/253022

Lecture

13 weeks, 3 hours/week, elective

Syllabus

1.- 2. Analysis of water consumption, methods of water need calculation.
3.- 4. Optimization of water system design.
5.- 6. Optimization of water distribution networks pressure condition.
7.- 8. Water losses, methods of their reporting, economic level of water losses, Smart water meters.
9.- 10. Indicators of technical state and methods of their determination.
11. Assessment of technical condition of water supply systems.
12. Reconstruction planning.
13. Risk analysis of water supply systems.