EDS® Water Management – Sand filtration: Workbook

EDS® Water Management – Sand filtration: Workbook

EDS® Water Management is a modular training system which represents the core processes of a water and wastewater treatment plant in the form of a water loop from the source to the wastewater treatment plant and back again.

After having worked through the exercises in the "Sand filtration" workbook, learners will be able to:

  • Explain how rapid sand filtration works
  • Understand the relationship between the feed to the filter and the filtrate rate
  • Differentiate between dry and wet filtration
  • Explain how deep bed filtration works
  •  Explain how backwashing has to be carried out and the steps involved
  • Optimize the backwashing process for different sand beds

All workbooks contain:

  • Sample solutions
  • Training notes
  • Worksheets for learners
  • Courseware on data storage media/download

Peter Maurer(1), Yvonne Salazar, Thomas Schwab(2), Zaheer Ahmed Shariff(1)
(1) Stuttgart University, Institute for Sanitary Engineering, Water Quality and Solid Waste Management (ISWA), Bandtäle 2, 70569 Stuttgart, Federal Republic of Germany
(2) ADIRO Automatisierungstechnik GmbH, Limburgstrasse 40, 73734 Esslingen, Federal Republic of Germany

Issue 2015, ca. 84 pages, colour, in folder.


Campus licence