Fundamentals of Trench Drain Systems


Credits: 1 LU,1 HSW
Available Until: 11/6/2016
   by 15 users

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This course provides a comprehensive overview of trench drains - their applications and benefits, their basic components, and the many varieties available, including: cast-in-place, pre-cast, and economical pre-engineered trench drain systems made from HDPE. Students explore new possibilities for blending trench drains into the surrounding environments for improved aesthetics. And case studies explore interesting applications of trench drains. (Course includes a downloadable PDF study guide.)


Zurn is a recognized leader in commercial, municipal, and industrial markets. Zurn manufactures the largest breadth of engineered water solutions in the industry, including a wide spectrum of sustainable plumbing products. Zurn delivers total building solutions for new construction and retrofit applications that enhance any building’s environment.


User Comments

“I love trench drains” - Daniel, 10/20/2015

“Thurogh and informative ” - Michael, 8/26/2015

“Good general overview, but when more technical issues were discussed, details were not specific.” - Warren, 8/8/2015

“I have specified and installed HDPE drains. This was a good detailed overview.” - Randy, 8/2/2015

“Good review of understanding trench drain design considerations” - Joseph, 4/16/2015, 5/5 stars

“Very complete and done nicely.” - Brian, 3/5/2015

“Very inforative” - Richard, 2/25/2015


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