Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management

by: Mohammad Najafi, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE


Abstract: Value, estimate, and manage your pipeline infrastructure assets. Implement pipeline infrastructure management policies that are sustainable, cost effective, and environmentally friendly using the hands-on instruction and best practices contained in this practical guide. Written by an expert pipeline engineer, Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management offers in-depth technical and administrative coverage and provides real-world case studies and illustrations. You will get complete information on pipeline life expectancy, budgeting, renewal, regulations and standards, and inspections. Throughout, details are provided for the full range of pipeline renewal methods for water, sewer, and pressure pipelines. Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management covers: • Pipeline Asset Management • Design Considerations for Trenchless Renewal Methods • Condition Assessment • Pipe and Pipe Installation Considerations • Cured-in-Place Pipe • Sliplining • Modified Sliplining • Pipe Bursting • Spray-in-Place Pipe • Close-Fit Pipe • Sewer Manhole Renewal • Lateral Renewal • Localized Repairs
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Title: Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2016 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071823340

Authors:

Mohammad Najafi, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE is Professor, Director of the Center for Underground Infrastructure Research and Education (CUIRE), and Director of Construction Engineering and Management in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington. He is both founder and chief editor of ASCE's Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice. Dr. Najafi is also author of these McGraw-Hill titles: Trenchless Technology: Pipeline and Utility Design, Construction, and Renewal; Trenchless Technology Piping: Installation and Inspection; and Trenchless Technology: Planning, Equipment, and Methods.

Description: Value, estimate, and manage your pipeline infrastructure assets. Implement pipeline infrastructure management policies that are sustainable, cost effective, and environmentally friendly using the hands-on instruction and best practices contained in this practical guide. Written by an expert pipeline engineer, Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management offers in-depth technical and administrative coverage and provides real-world case studies and illustrations. You will get complete information on pipeline life expectancy, budgeting, renewal, regulations and standards, and inspections. Throughout, details are provided for the full range of pipeline renewal methods for water, sewer, and pressure pipelines. Pipeline Infrastructure Renewal and Asset Management covers: • Pipeline Asset Management • Design Considerations for Trenchless Renewal Methods • Condition Assessment • Pipe and Pipe Installation Considerations • Cured-in-Place Pipe • Sliplining • Modified Sliplining • Pipe Bursting • Spray-in-Place Pipe • Close-Fit Pipe • Sewer Manhole Renewal • Lateral Renewal • Localized Repairs