Siphonic Roof Drain Systems

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Credits: 1 LU,1 HSW
Available Until: 7/29/2016
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This course identifies and describes three available roof drain systems including siphonic drain systems. Siphonic theory is explored to better illustrate how siphonic roof drains uniquely operate and the many benefits siphonic drainage systems provide, including those directly related to sustainability. Participants also learn how to specify a siphonic roof drain system and are introduced to important rules for successful siphonic drain system design. (Course includes a downloadable PDF study guide.)

Zurn

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

“Thanks to the companies , helping the markets to be developed . thanks Zurn ” - Osama, 12/19/2014

“This course provided essential design information not provided by other articles and courses with regard to siphonic drains and important "rules" governing the system's efficacy. My only disappointment about the course is the lack of labeling on various drain elements and components that correspond to the text and discussion provided. While a modic** of elements were noted, many essential parts were left to the imagination. Better noting would be helpful. Thank you.” - Andrea Clark, 11/16/2014

“Good and very informative seminar” - Charles L., 10/29/2014

“I have never used a siphonic roof drain system. This seminar was well detailed and interesting to me. The over all project/building cost savings for using this system is an attractive point, However, one must consider the cost (materials/installation) of this siphonic roof drain system vs that of the conventional roof drain system.” - Charles L., 10/29/2014

“interesting” - Dennis, 10/22/2014

“Detailed” - John, 9/13/2014

“would be helpful to have more information on the baffle to complete the theoretical understanding of the system. the question of debris in that component raises doubts about reliability.” - jerry, 8/14/2014

“Most valuable information and exceptionally well presented! Thanks for your attention to details that make a difference, both short term and long term! Sincerely, Tom Gregory, Architect” - Tom, 4/30/2014

“I have never used this type of drainage system before so the course was very informative. The information was well put together, maybe a bit too much technical information for an Architects understanding but none the less it was a good presentation.” - Timothy, 3/20/2014

 

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