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By Haestad Methods, Thomas M. Walski, Donald V. Chase, Dragan A. Savic, Walter M. Grayman, Stephen Beckwith, Edmundo Koelle

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83 × 106 kPa) at 68oF (20oC), water can safely be treated as incompressible. 5 percent change in volume. 2 Fluid Statics and Dynamics Although the assumption of incompressibility is justifiable under most conditions, certain hydraulic phenomena are capable of generating pressures high enough that the compressibility of water becomes important. During field operations, a phenomenon known as water hammer can develop due to extremely rapid changes in flow (when, for instance, a valve suddenly closes, or a power failure occurs and pumps stop operating).

Pump cavitation occurs when the fluid being pumped flashes into a vapor pocket and then quickly collapses. For this to happen, the pressure in the pipeline must be equal to or less than the vapor pressure of the fluid. When cavitation occurs, it sounds as if gravel is being pumped, and severe damage to pipe walls and pump components can result. For complete coverage of cavitation, see Chapter 13. 2 FLUID STATICS AND DYNAMICS Static Pressure Pressure can be thought of as a force applied normal, or perpendicular, to a body that is in contact with a fluid.

Cyril Colebrook and Cedric White of Imperial College in London build upon the work of Prandtl and his students to develop the Colebrook-White equation for determining the Darcy-Weisbach f in commercial pipes. 1940 — Hunter curves published. During the 1920s and ’30s, Roy Hunter of the National Bureau of Standards conducts research on water use in a variety of buildings. His “fixture unit method” will become the basis for estimating building water use, even though plumbing fixtures will change over the years.

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