ISBN 9780070657069,Water Wells And Pumps

Water Wells And Pumps



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780070657069

ISBN-10 0070657068


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 709 Pages
Language (English)

Science fiction

The book would be a valuable reference for professionals engaged in application of wells and pumps as well as students of agricultural engineering, water resources engineering, water supply and sanitation in civil engineering and agri-business management. Students agricultural science and polytechnics, and in-service trainees of professional organizations and institutes will find the book a valuable guide. In order to keep the readers abreast with latest developments, the book incorporates advancements in design, construction, operation and maintenance of water wells as well as pumps and pumping. The book is a ground-up approach of basic to advanced topics. Table of Contents 1. Ground water resources development and utilization 2. Hydraulics of wells 3. Open wells 4. Tube wells and their design 5. Tube well construction 6. Development and testing of tube wells 7. Rehabilitation of sick and failed tube wells 8. Man and animal powered water lifts and positive displacement pumps 9. Variable displacement pumps and accessories 10. Centrifugal pumps: design, installation, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting 11. Deep well turbine and submersible pumps 12. Propeller, mixed flow and jet pumps 13. Application of non-conventional energy sources in pumping 14. Techno-economic evaluation of projects on wells and pumps Appendix A Appendix B Appendix C Appendix D Index

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