High-Rise Building Plumbing Design
MECH&AE X 400.14
This course explores the design of plumbing systems for high-rise buildings including pertinent components and systems typically found in such buildings.
What you can learn.
- Gain in-depth knowledge of plumbing design in high-rise buildings
- Identify key areas necessary for a complete plumbing implementation of high-rise building
- Apply details to plumbing design including sanitary waste and vent stacks, storm water, domestic hot and cold water systems, building services/utilities, LEED, and sustainability considerations
About this course:This course explores the subject of high-rise building plumbing design, including the components and systems typically found in such buildings, but also some less traditional approaches. Topics studied include: sanitary waste and vent stacks, storm water, domestic cold water systems, hot water systems, hot water recirculation systems, building services/utilities, equipment, LEED and sustainability considerations, plumbing fixtures, and others.
Successful completion of PSD I, PSD II, and PSD III, or consent of instructor.