Water Supply and Sewerage Systems

Course Information
TitleΥΔΡΕΥΣΕΙΣ - ΑΠΟΧΕΤΕΥΣΕΙΣ / Water Supply and Sewerage Systems
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID20000261

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 186
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Core program for all studentsCompulsory Course535

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
1. ΤΥ2200-1Elpida-Kleanthi Kolokytha, Panagiotis Prinos, Antigoni Zafeirakou
2. ΤΥ2200-2Zisis Mallios, Panagiotis Prinos, Antigoni Zafeirakou
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Water supply systems: Historic review of wss. Public water demand. Drinking water quality and quantity measurements. Sources and pumping wells. Aquifer recharge. Storage reservoirs. Pumping stations and pressure pipes. Design of water supply networks. Water transfer mains and distribution networks. Hydraulic calculations. Network simulation and equations (Linear and Hardy-Cross methods). Selection of pipe diameter and material. Construction and fitting of pipes (depth, slopes). Sewerage systems: Historic review of sewerage systems. Quantity and quality of waste water (residential, industrial, runoff). Design of separate and combined networks. Water inflows. Rainfall measurements. Estimation of runoff coefficients. Hydraulic calculations. Filling pipe limits and minimum diameter limits. Pipe material and construction. Installation instructions. Fitting of pipes (depth, slopes). Runoff manholes. Sewerage manholes. Rain water reservoirs and overflow constructions. Intersection, inflow and outflow works. Sewerage pumping.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Course Organization
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Υδραυλικά Έργα, Σχεδιασμός και Διαχείριση, Τόμος Ι: Αστικά Υδραυλικά Έργα, Τσακίρης Γεώργιος
Additional bibliography for study
α) Σημειώσεις καθ. Η. Χατζηαγγέλου - Τεύχος 1: Τεχνική υδρομηχανική - Τεύχος 2: Αντλίες και καταθλιπτικοί αγωγοί - Τεύχος 3: Υδρεύσεις - Τεύχος 4: Αποχετεύσεις β) Βοηθητικές σημειώσεις υδρεύσεων, Α. Ζαφειράκου γ) Σημειώσεις στην ενότητα «Σχεδιασμός αρδευτικών έργων», Ι. Μυλόπουλος, Ε. Κολοκυθά δ) Σημειώσεις για τους φοιτητές του τμήματος Πολιτικών Μηχανικών «Εγγειοβελτιωτικά έργα», Π. Λατινόπουλος, Ι. Κρεστενίτης ε) Σημειώσεις και παρουσιάσεις των διαλέξεων και των ασκήσεων, στις οποίες υπάρχει πρόσβαση από το Διαδίκτυο.
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