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CIVL 64

The objective of this course is to introduce the basics of planning, hydraulic and engineering design, construction, operation and maintenance of sanitary sewage collection and water distribution systems. Students learn to apply fundamental fluid mechanics to solve applied hydraulic problems as they relate to municipal infrastructure. Topics include: quantifying water and sewer demand, sizing pressurized pipes, pump selection, distribution system layout, storage requirements, sizing of gravity sewers, and collection system configuration.

Prerequisite(s): CIVL 18 + CIVL 25