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Title Critical urban infrastructure handbook / edited by Japan Society of Civil Engineers, M. Hamada, editor-in-chief ; editors, T. Koike, T. Suzuki, C. Scawthorn N. Suzuki, K. Ohtomo, Y. Shumuta J. Koseki, R. Kuwano, H. Horikawa F. Sugino, K. Sakaki
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 569 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Editors; Contributors; Chapter 1: General; Chapter 2: Water Supply System: Planning Aspects; Chapter 3: Sewerage System: Planning Aspects; Chapter 4: Natural Gas Distribution System: Planning Aspects; Chapter 5: Electric Power System: Network and Components; Chapter 6: Telecommunication System: Network and Components; Chapter 7: General; Chapter 8: Water Supply System: Design Aspects; Chapter 9: Sewerage System: Design Aspects; Chapter 10: Natural Gas Distribution System: Design Aspects; Chapter 11: Electric Power System: Design Aspects
Chapter 12: Telecommunication System: Design AspectsChapter 13: General; Chapter 14: Water Supply System: Maintenance Technologies; Chapter 15: Sewerage System: Maintenance Technologies; Chapter 16: Natural Gas Distribution System: Maintenance Technologies; Chapter 17: Electric Power System: Maintenance Technologies; Chapter 18: Telecommunication System: Maintenance Technologies; Chapter 19: General; Chapter 20: Water Supply System: Mitigation Technologies; Chapter 21: Sewerage System: Mitigation Technologies; Chapter 22: Natural Gas Distribution System: Mitigation Technologies
Chapter 23: Electric Power System: Mitigation MeasuresChapter 24: Telecommunication System: Mitigation Measures; Back Cover
Summary "A superb reference for civil and mechanical engineers involved in the planning, operations, management, and maintenance of all urban utilities, this handbook addresses water supply and sewerage, power, gas, telecommunications joint utility corridor (utilidor) lifeline facilities and other critical civil infrastructure lifelines. It covers the design and construction of facilities, maintenance, disaster management, environmental protection, and disaster and emergency recovery measures. It also discusses urban planning, life cycle cost, GIS analysis of lifeline systems, computerized integrated management systems, and the use of new materials and technologies." Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Construction projects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Public works -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Public utilities -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disasters & Disaster Relief.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Civil -- Earthquake.
Construction projects
Public utilities
Public works
Genre/Form Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Hamada, Masanori, 1943- editor.
Koike, T. (Takeshi), editor.
Doboku Gakkai, issuing body, editor.
ISBN 9781466592056