Facilities Site Piping Systems Handbook

by: Michael Frankel, CIPE, CPD,


Abstract: Featuring the latest codes and standards, this detailed resource discusses the design of facility piping systems that are installed on the site beyond the building wall. This is a comprehensive guide to the identification, measurement, transport, and disposal of various kinds of waterborne waste as well as to the supply of water and natural gas to facilities. Water conservation and reuse are also addressed. Written by an international expert in the field, this book provides the most up-to-date criteria and methods for the design of commercial, industrial, and institutional site facility systems.
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Title: Facilities Site Piping Systems Handbook

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2012 McGraw-Hill Education, LLC

ISBN: 9780071760270

Authors:

Michael Frankel, CIPE, CPD, President, Utility Systems Consultants, holds an engineering degree from the City University of New York and has more than 45 years of experience in the plumbing industry and engineering and design profession. He is a prolific author with numerous magazine articles and books to his credit including Facility Piping Systems Handbook, Pharmaceutical Facilities Plumbing Systems published by the American Society of Plumbing Engineers, as well as the plumbing sections of the Architectural Graphic Standards and the Piping Handbook. Mr. Frankel has been a principal voting member of the Technical Committee on piping for NFPA 99 and is an active member of ASPE. Some of Mr. Frankel's notable projects include NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building at Cape Canaveral and the Shrine of the Book in Israel.

Description: Featuring the latest codes and standards, this detailed resource discusses the design of facility piping systems that are installed on the site beyond the building wall. This is a comprehensive guide to the identification, measurement, transport, and disposal of various kinds of waterborne waste as well as to the supply of water and natural gas to facilities. Water conservation and reuse are also addressed. Written by an international expert in the field, this book provides the most up-to-date criteria and methods for the design of commercial, industrial, and institutional site facility systems.