Facility Piping Systems Handbook – Michael Frankel – 3rd Edition


Fully up-to-date with the latest codes and standards, this practical resource contains everything you need to plan, select, design, specify, and test piping systems for industry, commercial, and institutional applications. The book includes complete coverage of pipes, fittings, valves, jointing methods, hangers, supports, pumps, tanks, and other required equipment.

Facility Piping Systems Handbook, Third Edition, progresses from fundamentals of systems operation to a design procedure that allows quick and accurate component and pipe sizing. Listings of FDA, EPA, and OSHA requirements are included. Complete with formulas, charts, and tables, this invaluable all-in-one volume will save you time and money on the job.
Coverage includes:

* Water treatment and purification
* Heat transfer, insulation, and freeze protection
* Cryogenic storage
* Facility steam and condensate systems
* Liquid fuel storage and dispensing
* Fuel gas and compressed gas systems
* Vacuum air systems
* Animal facility piping systems
* Life safety systems
* Nonpotable and drinking water systems
* Swimming pools, spas, and water attractions
* And more

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  • Chapter 1. Codes and Standards
    Chapter 2. Piping
    Chapter 3. Solid-Liquid Separators and Interceptors
    Chapter 4. Water Treatment and Purification
    Chapter 5. Heat Transfer, Insulation, and Freeze Protection
    Chapter 6. Site Utility Systems
    Chapter 7. Turf Irrigation Systems
    Chapter 8. Cryogenic Storage Systems
    Chapter 9. Plumbing Systems
    Chapter 10. Special Waste Drainage Systems
    Chapter 11. Swimming Pools, Spas, and Water Attractions
    Chapter 12. Liquid Fuel Storage and Dispensing Systems
    Chapter 13. Fuel Gas Systems
    Chapter 14. Compressed Gas Systems
    Chapter 15. Vacuum Air Systems
    Chapter 16. Animal Facility Piping Systems
    Chapter 17. Line Safety Systems
    Chapter 18. Water Display Fountains and Pools
    Chapter 19. Nonpotable Water Systems
    Chapter 20. Drinking Water Systems
    Chapter 21. Heat Exchangers
    Appendices A. Pipe Distribution Systems
    Appendix B. Glossary and Abbreviations
    Appendix C. Metric Unit Conventions and Conversions
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