IFSTA Fire Protection Hydraulics & Water Supply Analysis Book, 2nd Edition
IFSTA Fire Protection Hydraulics & Water Supply Analysis covers the characteristics of water and the principles of hydrostatics. It explains how to determine friction loss within water systems; test water; prepare hydraulics calculations; and test, inspect, and maintain fire pump installations. The 2nd edition offers additional examples in each chapter and adds more questions to the end of each chapter. References to fire protection water supply demands have been updated to match the requirements of the latest codes and standards. This edition also features a new chapter that defines and addresses the components that make up a typical water distribution system. IFSTA Fire Protection Hydraulics & Water Supply Analysis is a useful resource for engineering, technology, and fire science classrooms, as well as for engineers, design professionals, fire marshals, and insurance industry personnel working in the areas of water supply or sprinkler analysis and design.
IFSTA (International Fire Service Training Association) is an association of fire service personnel who are dedicated to upgrading fire fighting techniques and safety through training. Fire Protection Publications (FPP) is a division within Oklahoma State University and the world's leading publisher of training materials for the fire and emergency services. FPP serves as the headquarters for the International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA).