Main content

Rainwater Harvesting System

Show simple item record Greck, Eric Kerr, Scott Chahal, Gary 2009-03-16T21:25:13Z 2009-03-16T21:25:13Z 2009-03-16T21:25:13Z
dc.description.abstract In this paper we present a new system for Rainwater Harvesting. This report describes a system design for Linimar's CAMTAC plant that rainwater from the roof to storage tanks inside the plant itself. The design consists of 11 drains 1 on the roof which connect to a series of pipes that act as a gravity network. The pipes eventually take the rainwater to two 5000 gallon storage tanks on the second floor of the plant. The design was simulated and the results show that our system can produce up to 26% of CAMTAC's water needs. The total set up cost of this system will come to $10500 with $6800 in savings within the first year. The estimated payback period is estimated at 1.5 years. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.relation.ispartofseries 2008;
dc.subject Re-using water en
dc.subject Water Engineering en
dc.subject Rainwater Harvesting en
dc.title Rainwater Harvesting System en
dc.type Article en
dc.rights.license All items in the Atrium are protected by copyright with all rights reserved unless otherwise indicated.

Files in this item

Files Size Format View Description
52-53_chahal.pdf 141.0Kb PDF View/Open application/pdf

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record