This is a well thought out and structured book. It is one that students can use to discover concepts and understand water system management, but it is also a reference that will stand them in good stead throughout their careers.
—Steve Whipp, United Utilities, UK
… the author is very good. Having followed his books and seen the graphs over the years, they are very illustrative. … The selection of topics is very good. … Useful for anybody interested in water, wastewater and stormwater management and development. … A very interesting and useful book, bringing out the importance of systems thinking and integration of water, wastewater and stormwater systems in a wider societal context.
—Tapio S. Katko, Tampere University of Technology, Finland
A road map for public works and utility professionals, this second edition provides clear and practical guidance for the life-cycle management of water infrastructure systems. Highlighting the latest developments in asset management, it explains how to plan, budget, design, construct, and manage the physical infrastructure. The book blends knowledge from management fields such as facilities, finance, and maintenance with information about the unique technical attributes of water, wastewater, and stormwater systems. The author offers best practices and tools to help you meet the challenges posed by aging infrastructure.