All About Pumps-CD

by Russell D. Hoffman
The Animated Software Company

Choose a quick and enjoyable way to learn about pump basics. This interactive and animated educational software teaches the essentials of more than 70 pumps, including new and more efficient pump technology. Learn historical background and real-world examples of pumps in action. The updated classic runs smoothly in Windows XP-Home, ME, 98SE, 98, 95, 3.1, or DOS (using Virtual PC from Connectix, the program can be run in Windows 2000, NT, XP-Pro, and on Macintosh computers).

Catalog #X942

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Aquifer Storage Recovery

by R. David G. Pyne
ASR Systems

More and more aquifer storage recovery wellfields are operating throughout the United States and globally. This second-edition volume is filled with valuable information on the science, technology, economics, legal, and regulatory aspects of ASR. The author, who has more than 35 years of water-supply experience including 25 years developing and implementing ASR technology throughout the world, discusses the viability and cost-effectiveness of this approach to water management and aquifer recharge. Case studies and suggested directions for future research and applications are presented as well.

2005 / 608 pages
Catalog #T1029

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Basic Water Systems: A Pump & Hydraulic Training Manual

by Steve Mincey

What really happens when you turn on a pump? Why do pipe sizes affect pump performance? This training manual takes on the complex world of water systems and presents the basics in a straightforward style. The handbook includes the basic hydraulics of a pump, the controlling factors involved in a water system such as atmospheric pressure, vacuum, and friction loss, plus discusses pump sizing examples. Designed for both newcomers and old hands.

2002/ 131 pages
Catalog #T973

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Construction Dewatering & GW

by J. Patrick Powers, Arthur B. Corwin, Paul C. Schmall, and Walter E. Kaeck
Wiley

This third edition reflects the most current technology and practices of construction dewatering and groundwater control, a rapidly changing field. The book is a comprehensive reference filled with detailed case histories and illustrated with numerous figures and photographs. Among the practices discussed are conventional dewatering methods, as well as vertical barrier, grouted cutoff, and frozen ground techniques. Also included is information on effective practices for handling and treating contaminated groundwater, innovations in equipment and materials, practices and procedures for successful artificial recharge, and groundwater modeling.

2007 / 636 pages
Catalog #T1049

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Engineering Your Business: A series of articles serving as a guide to the ground water business

by Ed Butts, PE, DEE, FASCE, CPI

This book is a compilation of works from long-time Water Well Journal columnist Ed Butts. The hardback book features 37 complete columns and the figures and tables that originally ran with the articles. The columns cover the groundwater industry and are divided into six areas: contractor classroom, getting started, troubleshooting pumps, rehabilitation, business basics, and tricks of the trade. Among the troubleshooting articles are those on vertical turbine pumps, submersibles, centrifugal pumps, electrical systems, and peripheral systems. Also included are multiple articles on pump curves, water chemistry, electrical theory, and more.

2006 / 150 pages
Catalog #T1040

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Handbook of Groundwater Eng

edited by Jacques W. Delleur
CRC Press

This book provides a detailed review of how to model the flow of water and the transport of contaminants in the unsaturated zones and saturated zones, as well as covering the production of groundwater and remediation of contaminated groundwater. This second edition has new and expanded material on model validation, modeling salt water intrusions, and modeling contaminant transport in unsaturated zones. It also has new chapters on several topics including scale issues, ecohydrology, and the impact of climate change on groundwater. Three chapters were rewritten and some chapters have been revised. The book, which also addresses legal and regulatory aspects, was put together with contributions from an international group of authors.

2007
Catalog #T1046

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Hydrology & Hydraulic Systems

by Ram S. Gupta

This second edition offers a complete treatment of the quantitative elements involved in the development of water resources. The thorough text includes fundamental, up-to-date coverage of hydrology theory, applications, and designs. Some of the features of the second edition are theory and applications of groundwater flow for steady- and unsteady-state conditions, applications of EPA-recommended statistical procedures to groundwater monitoring, presentations of field practices of hydrologic investigations, analysis and design of basic hydraulic structures, 280 illustrations and 175 tables, and more than 500 end-of-chapter problems to solve. The broad coverage of the text makes it ideal for courses on hydrology, hydrologic systems, and water resources management.

2001 / 867 pages
Catalog #T1038

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Planning for an Individual Wat

by the American Association for Vocational Instructional Materials

This is a comprehensive guide to various aspects involved in planning a domestic water system.

1982 / 156 pages
Catalog #T036

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Private Water Systems Handbook

by The Midwest Plan Service

Clear drawings and well-written text make this book a valuable help in choosing the proper source of water pumps, pressure tanks and controls, piping, and water treatment. Guidelines are presented as rules of thumb and in easily understood tables and charts. Most of the suggestions may be applied directly to help solve water supply problems or to design a household water supply system. This handbook is produced by agricultural extension engineers.

1979 / 72 pages
Catalog #T487

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Pump Installation Cost Calculator

This calculator will show you the true cost of doing business, and help you set the profit level your business needs to succeed.

Designed to be as detailed as you want, the calculator enables you to plug in costs to all of the categories that contribute to your overall cost of pump installation. You can also plug in different scenarios to see what is needed to achieve the profits you want for your company.

It is designed as an easy-to-use Excel® workbook and comes complete with a user's guide written by contractors for contractors.

FREE for NGWA members!

Catalog # X964

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Pump System Sizer

This is a digital tool that will help you determine the size of the various components of a typical water pump system.

It is designed as an easy-to-use Excel® workbook and was prepared by contractors for contractors.

When data is entered describing the well parameters and system requirements, the Sizer will calculate the following items: drop pipe length, minimum drop pipe diameter, pipe friction loss, total dynamic head, pump size required, minimum wire sizes and well tank size.

Recently updated in 2012, it is now even more user friendly with more automatically populated fields and expanded pump curves for a wider variety of pump sizes.

FREE for NGWA members!

Catalog # X967

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Rainmakers:A Photographic Stor

by The Groundwater Foundation

This book explains the technology that is a mystery to millions -- center pivot irrigation systems. Explained through instructive text and excellent photography, the book is designed to have all readers appreciate the history, complexity, and technology of the systems that help provide food for people all around the world.

2005 / 95 pages
Catalog #T1022

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The Pump Book

Lulu Press
By Bob Pelikan

Described are how to design, install, and service a groundwater pumping system in this easy-to-read text. The book covers all of the components that go into a pump system, how to size the components, and offers solutions to some of the unusual situations that might be encountered. Pictures, charts, tables, and figures are throughout to aid the text. The book also features a complete trouble-shooting section and numerous charts and tables that a pump installer or homeowner might want to refer to.

2007/184 pages
Catalog # T1057

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Water Systems Handbook

by the Water Systems Council

A revision of a handbook originally published in 1965, this is the 12th edition.
It is a reference for water well construction and maintenance, providing current information on water wells, pumps, private water system fundamentals, installation tips, troubleshooting, and the application of groundwater heat pumps.
Also included are questions and answers for self-testing, new graphics, and details on safety.

2011/ 138 pages
Catalog #T043

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Water Well Handbook, 7th Edition

By Keith E. Anderson
Missouri Water Well & Pump Contractors Association

This manual combines many of the tables, charts, and other information used by drillers and pump installers in their daily work.

1984 / 281 pages
Catalog #T045

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