Chapter 2.2. Sewer Flow Measurement

  1. Philippe Quevauviller2,
  2. Olivier Thomas3 and
  3. André van Der Beken4
  1. Charles S. Melching

Published Online: 10 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch8

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment

How to Cite

Melching, C. S. (2006) Sewer Flow Measurement, in Wastewater Quality Monitoring and Treatment (eds P. Quevauviller, O. Thomas and A. v. Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470058725.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    Environment and Sustainable Development Institute, Sherbrooke University, 2500 bld de l'Université, Local A6-1021, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K 2R1, Canada

  3. 4

    Department of Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Marquette University, PO Box 1881, Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 NOV 2006

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller

Series Editor Information

  1. European Commission, DG Environment (BU9 3/142), Rue de la Loi 200, 1049, Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471499299

Online ISBN: 9780470058725

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Keywords:

  • sewer flow measurement;
  • flow measurement techniques;
  • flow monitoring;
  • ideal sewer flow measurement equipment;
  • quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) programmes;
  • stage-discharge relation and Manning's equation;
  • open channel flow measurement flumes;
  • electromagnetic flow measurement systems;
  • area–velocity flow meters (AVFMs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Manning's Equation

  • Flumes

  • Electromagnetic Flow Meters

  • Area–Velocity Flow Meters

  • Acoustic Doppler Profiler Flow Meters

  • Comparison of Flow Measurement Techniques

  • Conclusions and Perspectives

  • References