Category: Force Mains

Setting Controls For The Pump and Orifice in #InfoSWMM and #SWMM5

Setting Controls For The Pump and Orifice

Using H2OMap SWMM , you may control the operational status of pumps and flow regulating structures by specifying their initial status, using the simple control rule, or using the RTC rule functionality. You will utilize all these three features to set the operational … Read the rest

A Visual Look at a Series of HW Force Mains in #InfoSWMM and #SWMM5

A Visual Look at a series of Hazen Williams friction loss HW Force Mains in #InfoSWMM and #SWMM5.  All of these graphs were made in the advanced graphical tools of InfoSWMM.

The figures show the progress of the water downstream along with comments on individual terms. Here is the  list … Read the rest

Example Pump Controls in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Example Pump Controls in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Five ways to control the pump by controls in InfoSewerH20Map Sewer. Here are a few examples and important features of the various InfoSewer Pump Controls. A pump in InfoSewerH20Map Sewer uses a Newton-Raphson iteration process for 50 iterations or until the successive … Read the rest

InfoSewer and H20Map Sewer By Discharge Control for a PUMP

InfoSewer and H20Map Sewer By Discharge Control for a PUMP

InfoSewerH20Map Sewer recognizes two different types of Controls. They are as follows:

· Initial Status – Initial status prescribes the initial setting for a pump InfoSewerH20Map Sewer Project. This control on the element may be over written by the Simple … Read the rest

Stormwater Modelling in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Stormwater Modelling in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Steady-state analysis and design of storm sewers is usually accomplished under worst (i.e., peak) runoff conditions to test transporting capacity of the network without causing major flooding or overflows. The Rational method is the most widely used technique for estimation of peak flow … Read the rest

InfoSewer and H20Map Sewer Theory for Nodes, Links and Force Mains/Pumps

InfoSewer and H20Map Sewer Theory for Nodes, Links and Force Mains/Pumps

In the past few years, advances in infrastructure management technology have been occurring at an accelerated pace. This technology is now being realized within the context of sanitary and storm sewer modeling. It has allowed sewer collection system modeling … Read the rest

Simulation Capabilities in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Simulation Capabilities in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

InfoSewerH20Map Sewer provides unparalleled network analysis and simulation capabilities for performing a wide range of essential modeling tasks. WithInfoSewerH20Map Sewer, the entire sewer collection system or any selected sub-system may be analyzed under steady state and extended period simulations. Please note the stormwater … Read the rest

Exporting To Sanitary Sewer Conveyance System Models for InfoSewer

Exporting To Sanitary Sewer Conveyance System Models for InfoSewer

InfoSewerH20Map Sewer /Pro can write the contents of a network model created in InfoSewerH20Map Sewer Pro to standard GIS formats (e.g., Shapefiles) for use in other applications.

This will prove useful for sharing your modeling efforts with your organization via enterprise … Read the rest

Manholes in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Manholes in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Manholes are points in the network where links join together and where loads enter the network. They are also placed at locations where pipe characteristics change (e.g., diameter and slope). The basic input data required for manholes is:

  • The rim elevation , i.e. the
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Design in H2OMAP Sewer and InfoSewer

Design in H2OMAP Sewer and InfoSewer

STEADY STATE DESIGN

A sanitary sewer collection system has basically two main functions: to convey the designed peak discharge and to transport solids so that deposits are kept to a minimum. It is imperative, therefore, that the sanitary sewer has adequate capacity for the … Read the rest

Innovyze InfoSewer vs InfoSWMM and H2OMap SWMM vs H2OMap Sewer

Innovyze InfoSewer vs InfoSWMM and H2OMap SWMM vs H2OMap Sewer

A short comparison of the features in infoSWMM and infoSewer. Many of the same rows apply to H2OMap SWMM and H2OMap Sewer.

Feature Class Feature InfoSewer InfoSWMM
Base Functionality Conservative Solution as an option
Public domain engine
Calibrate model to
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Compare Data Scenarios in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Compare Data Scenarios in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

H2OMAP Sewer’s Compare Scenario command allows the user to monitor the differences between any two scenarios in a model.

To compare two scenarios, from the Scenario menu, select Compare Scenarios. The following dialog box will be displayed:

Scenario #1 – The … Read the rest

Water Quality Capability in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Water Quality Capability in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

H2OMAP Sewer provides seven options for sewage quality analysis in conjunction with a hydraulic simulation. The purpose of the quality model is to simulate loading, buildup and washoff, and transport of various water quality constituents resulting from domestic, commercial, and industrial wastes.… Read the rest

InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer Extended Period Dynamic Simulation (Unsteady Flow)

InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer Extended Period Dynamic Simulation (Unsteady Flow)

InfoSewerH20Map Sewer Pro tracks the movement of wastewater flowing through the network over an extended period of time under varying wastewater loading and operating conditions. The extended period simulation (EPS) model implemented in InfoSewerH20Map Sewer Pro is a fully dynamic … Read the rest

Available Report Types in InfoSewer and H2OMap Sewer

Available Report Types

The following report types are available from the Output Report Manager. Choose a report for more information:

Steady State Analysis Steady State Design EPS
Static Loading Manhole Report Pipe Design Report EPS Loading Manhole Report
Static Chamber Manhole Report EPS Chamber Manhole Report
Static Outlet Report
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Chapter 3 of RAH’s (Robert Heinlein) Have Space Suit – Will Travel – How To Write a Technical Manual

Chapter 3 of RAH’s (Robert Heinlein) Have Space Suit will Travel, Scribner’s Juvenile from the 1950’s in which hero Kip in  great expository RAH style refurbishes a used space suit.  A great book along with A Door into Summer for a young engineer of any age.

“”But I didn’t get

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Advanced Force Network Support in InfoSewer for Steady State and EPS

Force Main Network Solution

The Advanced Force Network Support allows the simulation of multiple upstream and downstream force mains entering and leaving one chamber junction during an Extended Period Dynamic Simulation or EPS solution in Sewer. All of the force mains, pumps, wet wells and force main chamber junctions that Read the rest

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