Advanced water distribution modeling and management by Haestad Methods, Thomas M. Walski, Donald V. Chase, Dragan

By Haestad Methods, Thomas M. Walski, Donald V. Chase, Dragan A. Savic, Walter M. Grayman, Stephen Beckwith, Edmundo Koelle

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14 represents the friction losses along the pipe wall between the two sections. By recognizing that sin( α ) = (Z2-Z1)/L, the equation for head loss due to friction can be rewritten to obtain the following equation. 15) 32 Modeling Theory where Chapter 2 hL = head loss due to friction (L) Z1 = elevation of centroid of section 1 (L) Z2 = elevation of centroid of section 2 (L) Recall that the shear stresses in a fluid can be found analytically for laminar flow using Newton’s law of viscosity. Shear stress is a function of the viscosity and velocity gradient of the fluid, the fluid specific weight (or density), and the diameter of the pipeline.

3 psi Velocity and Flow Regime The velocity profile of a fluid as it flows through a pipe is not constant across the diameter. Rather, the velocity of a fluid particle depends on where the fluid particle is located with respect to the pipe wall. ) Reynolds Number. In the late 1800s, an English scientist named Osborne Reynolds conducted experiments on fluid passing through a glass tube. 6 (Streeter, Wylie, and Bedford, 1998). The experimental apparatus was designed to establish the flow rate through a long glass tube (meant to simulate a pipeline) and to allow dye (from a smaller tank) to flow into the liquid.

S. water systems built. The earliest water distribution systems in the United States are constructed in Pennsylvania. The Moravian community in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania claims to have the first water system, and it is followed quickly by systems in Schaefferstown and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Horses drive the pumps in the Philadelphia system, and the pipes are made of bored logs. They will later be replaced with wood stave pipes made with iron hoops to withstand higher pressures. The first steam driven pumps will be used in Bethlehem ten years later.

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