Simple Network

Network description

The Simple Network is a the simples network with multiple pumps and a tank implementable in EAPnet. This version has three fixed speed pumps and a storage tank. The demand node is located behind the storage tank. The .inp file without the VSD pump defenitions is available here.


Publication details
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Results summary
Modeling Variable Speed Pumps for Optimal Pump Scheduling Menke et al. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016 Reduction in operating cost with VSD pumps of 3-18%, Computation in 7-30s. Comparission of VSD and FSD pumps and their optimisation methods. The pumps named but not specifically specified are ETAline-100-100-210 pumps, the curves are reproduced in the publication.