A comprehensive look at the fundamentals of pumped water systems is now available to water industry professionals. Presented in CD format, this handy reference guide and training tool makes a valuable addition to the library of any water systems professional. Twenty-four articles provide easy-to-understand in-sight into complete residential water systems. Written by renowned industry authority Robert Pelikan, “The Fundamentals of Pumped Water Systems” CD provides an all-encompassing, practical overview of all aspects of water pumping.

Article topics include:

  • How pumps work
  • Sizing a residential water system
  • Pressure requirements
  • Pump selection
  • Single-phase components
  • Pump motor protection
  • Three-phase systems
  • Phase converters
  • Check valves
  • Pump test stations
  • Cable requirements
  • Pressure tanks
  • Accessories
  • Constant pressure systems
  • Booster systems
  • History of pumped water systems
Also included is a water systems suppliers directory, a comprehensive listing of the companies that provide the equipment and tools of the industry. And to help use the “The Fundamentals of Pumped Water Systems” as a training tool, the CD also features a quiz to measure your understanding of the material.

The CD is available through the resourceful Web site AECstore.com, which is owned by BNP Media, publishers of more than 40 print titles (including National Driller), nearly 50 Web sites and e-newsletters, and providers of more than 100 live conferences, seminars and Webinars. The AECstore.com serves architecture, engineering and construction professionals, including many subcategories. Its purpose is to provide useful business tools via books, manuals, CDs/DVDs and software.

As an information company, the AEC Store was created to make it easy for industry professionals to conduct “one-stop shopping” for all their educational, training or personal information needs. The store allows you to save time by not searching bookshelves, but rather by clicking on a category specific to your needs. The list of categories makes it easy to find precise topics.

How to Order

The CD “The Fundamentals of Pumped Water Systems” is available for $95. To order, please visit AECStore.com.