or trickle systems, and comparable to those of lined canals. The book identifies circumstances where buried pipe systems will be most appropriate, identifies the different types of system, and presents recommendations on selection, design, construction, operation and maintenance of buried pipeline systems.
|Chapter 1 BURIED PIPE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS|
|FOR SURFACE IRRIGATION 1|
|Chapter 2 DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM SELECTION 23|
|Chapter 3 SYSTEM PLANNING AND DESIGN 57|
|Chapter 4 HYDRAULIC DESIGN 75|
|Chapter 5 DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS FOR|
|COMPONENT STRUCTURES 99|
|Chapter 6 SYSTEM CONSTRUCTION 141|
|Chapter 7 POST-CONSTRUCTION ISSUES 167|
|Chapter 8 COST ANALYSIS OF BURIED PIPE|
|DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS 175|
|Chapter 9 TRENDS IN THE UPGRADING AND|
|DEVELOPMENT OF BURIED PIPE SYSTEMS 189|
Ian Smout has worked on water management in developing countries since 1974, comprising 13 years with an international consultancy firm and 23 years with Loughborough University. Ian Smout was elected in 2008 as a Trustee and Board Member of RedR UK, an international charity that provides professional people and skills for disaster relief. He became Chair of RedR UK in 2010.
Water and the Environment
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