Facility Piping Systems Handbook
Facility Piping Systems Handbook: For Industrial, Commercial, and Healthcare Facilities 3rd Edition is a comprehensive guide to facility piping systems. Fully up-to-date with the latest codes and standards, this practical resource contains everything needed 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. The book 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 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.