Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1. Tank History, Typical Configurations, Locating, Sizing, and Selecting; Chapter 2. Selecting and Specifying Appurtenances; Chapter 3. Controlling Corrosion; Chapter 4. Contractual Considerations; Chapter 5. Foundations; Chapter 6. Construction of Welded-Steel Water-Storage Tanks; Chapter 7. Construction of Bolted-Steel Water-Storage Tanks; Chapter 8. Inspecting New-Tank Construction; Chapter 9. Operation; Chapter 10. Maintenance, Inspection, and Repair; Chapter 11. Potable Water Security; Chapter 12. Tank Rehabilitation; Appendix A. Resources; Appendix B. Biographies of Contributors; Index
Stephen W. Meier, P.E., S.E., Chair of the AWWA Steel Tank Committee, is one of the foremost structural engineering experts for the design, construction, and rehabilitation of concrete and steel structures for storage systems. The American Water Works Association (AWWA), founded in 1881, is the authoritative resource for knowledge, information, and advocacy to improve the quality and supply of drinking water in North America and beyond. It is the largest organization of water professionals in the world.