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Surface-water and subsoil-water drainage in Singapore.

Oswald Wellington Gilmour

Surface-water and subsoil-water drainage in Singapore.

by Oswald Wellington Gilmour

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Published by The Institution in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore
    • Subjects:
    • Singapore -- Sewerage.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Oswald Wellington Gilmour ...
      SeriesThe Institution of Civil Engineers. Selected engineering papers ..., no. 130
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC978.S8 G5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination19 p.
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6445516M
      LC Control Number42043331
      OCLC/WorldCa11225583

      Water supply and sanitation in Singapore is characterised by a number of achievements in the challenging environment of a densely populated island. Access to water is universal, affordable, efficient and of high quality. Innovative integrated water management approaches such as the reuse of reclaimed water, the establishment of protected areas in urban rainwater catchments and the use of. Singapore’s Water Strategy. Through the years, PUB has embarked on an integrated, effective and cost-efficient way to meet the nation’s water needs with investments in research and technology to treat, recycle and supply water.

      Singapore can be considered unique, as a wealthy country able to afford the technology and the extensive infrastructure developments. But that is missing the main point which comes across strongly in the book, that economic success was achieved because water and environmental developments were essential parts of Singapore’s sustainable. What is subsoil drainage? Subsoil drainage protects your property from water system are used to remove excessive water from the soil surrounding your property in architectural, sewage and irrigation applications and to provide water to plants as well as drain sewage away from your property. A subsoil drainage system is installed within the ground and should be installed by either a.

      lSt Drainage the purpose. - The removal of any liquid by a system constructed for Drainage Work - The design and construction of a system of drainage. Drop Connection - A length of conduit installed vertically immediate1 y before its connection to a sewer or to another drain. Drop Manhole - A inanhole installed in a, sewer where the eleva-.   This Presentation covers the topic of surface and subsurface tile drainage which is the part of canal irrigation. The content covered in this has been explained thoroughly with theory and Diagrams related to the topics and consists of various pictures .


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Surface-water and subsoil-water drainage in Singapore by Oswald Wellington Gilmour Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book series; Subjects. All Subjects; Buildings and structures; Coastal and offshore engineering; Development, planning and urban engineering; Energy Author: O W Gilmour.

SURFACE-WATER AND SUBSOIL-WATER DRAINAGE IN SINGAPORE. (INCLUDES APPENDIX). Open PDF. Selected Engineering Papers.

E-ISSN Volume 1 IssueSESSION SURFACE-WATER AND SUBSOIL-WATER DRAINAGE IN SINGAPORE. (INCLUDES APPENDIX). Authors: O W GILMOUR.

O W GILMOUR. Search for articles by this author. Author Author: O W Gilmour. This handbook is designed to assist developers, architects and professional engineers, licensed plumbers, government departments and statutory boards in their application for water supply.

CODE OF PRACTICE ON SURFACE WATER DRAINAGE INTRODUCTION Singapore is situated close to the equator and is subjected to heavy tropical rainstorms.

The average annual rainfall in Singapore is about 2, mm. There are no distinct wet or dry seasons as rain falls every month of the year. surface-water and subsoil-water drainage in singapore.

o w gilmour. 1(). VI 37 29 Clause “” rename as Clause “” 38 32 Replace Clause “” with “Runoff from road carriageways and carparks shall be effectively drained away to. Singapore uses two separate systems to collect rainwater and used water.

With two-thirds of Singapore as water catchment, rainwater that falls in these areas is collected through an extensive network of drains, canals, rivers, stormwater collection ponds and reservoirs before it. Singapore has moved beyond a clean and green city when the potential of the nation's blue treasures are unlocked.

InPUB launched the Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) Programme to integrate our water bodies with parks and green spaces – turning Singapore into a City of Gardens and Water. In this programme, infrastructural assets like drains, canals and reservoirs have gone.

To prevent the subsoil water forcing its way into sewers, drains should be laid to carry it off. Figs. 42!) andp.show the method adopted in the Main Drainage Works of London to drain the subsoil water from the exterior of the sewers. Air Drains.

Subsoil drainage systems are provided to drain away subsurface water in order to: • increase the stability of the ground and footings of buildings by inducing a more stable moisture regime and reducing foundation movements due to the variations in the soil moisture content; • mitigate surface water ponding and waterlogging of.

Source: Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Vol Issue1 Jan (86–) SURFACE-WATER AND SUBSOIL-WATER DRAINAGE IN SINGAPORE. These Regulations may be cited as the Sewerage and Drainage (Surface Water Drainage) Regulations. Definition: 2.

In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires, “Code of Practice” means the Code of Practice on Surface Water Drainage issued under section 32 of the Act. Singapore Statutes Online is provided by the Legislation.

Water Management in Singapore CECILIA TORTAJADA Third World Centre for Water Management, Atizapa´n, Mexico ABSTRACT Water has become an issue of national security for most countries of the world, Singapore being one of them because of its dependence on imports of water from Malaysia.

RD/GN/ Subsoil Drainage for Road Pavements Page 1 of 22 (f) the range of permeabilities that can be obtained with the common pavement construction materials.

Design considerations Minimum soil suction to maintain designed CBR of the subgrade The California Bearing Ratio (CBR) is a measure of the strength of the. F3 Subsoil drainage and installation 1. Designing subsoil drains 2. Discharge area: Subsoil drainsDecide where to discharge the waterDesign UP from discharge point (minimum )Have uniform fall on all pipes 3.

Code of practice on surface water drainage Subject Politics and Government>>Law Storm sewers--Specifications--Singapore Drainage--Standards--Singapore Standardization--Singapore Singapore--Public works Science and technology>>Construction>>Utilities Law Publisher Ministry of the Environment, Drainage Dept., Contributor Singapore.

These Regulations may be cited as the Sewerage and Drainage (Surface Water Drainage) Regulations. Definition: 2. In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires, “Code of Practice” means the Code of Practice on Surface Water Drainage issued under section 33 of the Act.

Singapore Statutes Online is provided by the Legislation. Chapter 5: Surface Water and Groundwater Interception Surface Water Interception The primary function of surface water interception and drainage systems is to remove surface runoff from streets, footpaths, parking areas, and the roofs of buildings.

These systems are also designed to provide immediate and long-term drainage for yards. The Director may by notice in writing require the owner of a drain or drainage reserve to demolish, remove, clear or resite at the cost and expense of the owner any fence, retaining wall, foundation, manhole, pipe, cable, main, obstruction or structure, which was erected, constructed or laid within the drain or drainage reserve without the prior written permission of the Director, within a.

Design of Road Drainage Systems 25 Effect of Drainage Requirements on Road Geometry 25 Types of Drainage Systems 25 Design of Surface Water Drainage 35 Design of Subsurface Water Drainage 37 Disposal of Drained Water 39 Culverts 40 Materials and Testing.

Principles of design, traffic loading, design of flexible and concrete pavements, and types of pavement are underscored. The text looks at subgrade soils, sub-bases, and drainage.

Topics such as moisture control and drainage; control of surface and subsoil water; and layouts for subsoil drainage and for surface water drainage are discussed.N.R.

Fausey, in Encyclopedia of Soils in the Environment, Introduction. Soil drainage is a natural process by which water moves across, through, and out of the soil as a result of the force of gravity. Drainage is a component of the global hydrologic cycle; and streams and rivers are the naturally developed drainage conduits through which some of the water arrives at the land surface as.Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

The origin and reclamation of peat bog: With some observations on the construction of roads, railways, and canals in bog (Transactions of the Institution of civil engineers of Ireland.