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A review of research on pressure fluctuations in drinking water distribution systems and consideration and identification of potential risks of such events occurring in UK distribution systems - WT1205

Description
The maintenance of adequate pressure throughout water distribution systems is an important feature in safeguarding water quality. If the pressure an any point falls to an unacceptably low value, there is a risk of ingress and a consequent risk to health. The primary objective of this work is to investigate the nature of these events and to quantify the risk of such events happening in the UK.
Project Documents
• Final Report : A review of research on pressure fluctuations in drinking water distribution systems and consideration and identification of potential risks   (264k)
• Executive Summary : A review of research on pressure fluctuations in drinking water distribution systems and consideration and identification of potential risks   (45k)
• Executive Summary : A review of research on pressure fluctuations in drinking water distribution systems and consideration and identification of potential risks of such events occurring in UK distribution systems   (45k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2007

To: 2008

Cost: £29,385
Contractor / Funded Organisations
WRc plc
Keywords
Distribution              
Drinking Water              
Pipes              
Quality              
Water              
Fields of Study
Water Quality