TITLE

Using the total system approach

AUTHOR(S)
Hardee, Ray
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Engineered Systems;Jan1997, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the use of the total system approach in selecting a pump for a piping system. Steps in piping system design; Steps in pump selection using the total approach; Total system evaluation.
ACCESSION #
9704093938

 

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