|KYPipe’s Flushing Planner is a unique and powerful tool that calculates which pipes will attain a desired flushing velocity when specified valves are turned off and specified hydrants are flowing. The analysis generates a special set of map labels, color-coded pipes, and a flushing report.
|The Flushing Planner setup screen is shown below. Adjustments can be made to the following data and conditions:
Unlimited adjustments can be made and the analysis can be rerun until the desired results are attained.
Analysis Setup Screen
|The Flushing Analysis process is illustrated using the schematic and steps outlined below.
|When the analysis is run, the pipes that have attained the desired flushing velocity are emphasized in the Map Area.