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Piping Systems Manual

Piping Systems Manual

By Brian Silowash, P.E., CEM, LEED AP

Offers you everything you need to know about piping installation, repair, and rehabilitation!

Price: $89.95
Product Code/ISBN: 9780071592765
Year: 2009
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 432
Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Piping Systems Manual is filled with examples drawn from years of design and field experience, which help explain why things are done a certain way. Over 200 detailed illustrations are combined together with a reasoning behind the designs.

This piping resource also presents an entire section devoted to writing specifications, a glossary of piping terminology, and numerous tables and charts that allows you to find information quickly. Piping Systems Manual is a hands-on design and engineering resource that completely explains the reasons behind the designs.

You'll get full coverage of:

  • Materials
  • Components
  • Calculations
  • Specifications
  • Safety
  • And much more!

Hundreds of detailed illustrations make it easy to understand the best practices presented in the book.

Piping Systems Manual covers:

  • ASME B31 Piping Codes
  • Specifications and standards
  • Materials of construction
  • Fittings Valves and appurtenances
  • Pipe supports
  • Drafting practice
  • Pressure drop calculations
  • Piping project anatomy
  • Field work and start-up
  • What goes wrong
  • Special services
  • Infrastructure
  • Strategies for remote locations

If you design or install piping, you need this practical manual!