Friday, September 16, 2011

Septic Tank Calculations Thumb rules| Building Construction

Septic Tank Design Calculations for a Residence
"Septic Tank is a small scale sewage treatment plant which is installed in case there is an absence of the main sewage pipes that are laid by the Local government bodies or the Private Corporate bodies connecting the site".
Designing a Septic Tank with efficient Volume capacity is very important. Septic Tank design calculations are different for different structures.
For example:
  • Residences
  • Offices
  • Hospitals
  • Shopping Complexes
  • Multiplexes
  • Restaurants
The thumb rules have been made keeping the logic in mind. The functionality of the space and the flow of the crowd are the two main factors that are taken into consideration.
In this article, we will discuss the thumb rules for sewage quantity to be considered for 3BHK, 2BHK and 1BHK homes. We will also discuss how the dimensions of a Septic Tank are calculated with the help of an example of a 3BHK residence.
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