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Design and Operating Guide for Aquaculture Seawater Systems

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

Series: Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science Volume: 33

Edited By: JE Huguenin and J Colt

328 pages, Figs, tabs


Hardback | Dec 2002 | Edition: 2 | #84665 | ISBN: 0444505776
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Problem definition and establishing requirements - Design process, Defining objectives, Quantifying requirements, Production cycle, Production modeling, type of systems, System carrying capacity, Carrying capacity guidelines, Design requirements, Constraints; Site considerations - Marine conditions, Terrestrial conditions, Permitting, Site selection; Seawater sources - Options and considerations, Artificial seawater, Seawater wells, Marine intakes; system planviews and elevations - Generic system, Elevations and head tanks, Intake and pump house considerations, Discharge considerations; Piping design and calculations - Major trade-offs, Biofouling control, Water hammer, Frictional losses in pipes, Frictional losses in fittings, Open channel flow, Momentum in pipes; Pump Selection - Pump options, Generic centrifugal pump, NPSH and dynamic head, Matching system and pump; Materials selection - biological constraints, Seawater constraints, Piping materials, Pump materials, Marine concrete, Problem areas; Seawater flow control - Gravity flow, Water level control, Control of flow rate, Flow measurement. (Part ConTents).

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