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Fireflow Part 1: Basics

Fireflows are an integral part of the Hydraulic modeling process and provide a means to calibrate your model.  Fireflow represents the amount of water available in a network for fire protection purposes apart from the amount of water used in … Continue reading

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What’s New in InfoWater Version 12

  V12 New Feature — Pipe Break/Leak Modeling InfoWater can explicitly model water main breaks or rupture and large leaks. Breaks can be specified for any pipe in the network along with their location, size, and time of occurrence. Pipe Leak … Continue reading

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Advanced Modeling of Pressure Control Valves within InfoWater

Why do you need Advanced Valve Control? Pressure Reducing Valve (PRV) and Pressure Sustaining Valve (PSV) are widely used in the water models to separate pressure zones and avoid extremely high and low pressures within a water distribution network. As … Continue reading

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