Water distribution operators learn industry-approved practices for fire hydrant maintenance, installation, and repair. The DVD illustrates procedures found in the AWWA manual Installation, Field Testing, and Maintenance of Fire Hydrants (M17), fourth edition.
Workers learn approved procedures for inspection, maintenance, repair, replacement, installation, leak testing, flow testing, and recordkeeping. The video shows the construction and operation of dry-barrel and wet-barrel fire hydrants, using animation and cutaway illustrations.
This video is ideal for water utility employees, contractors, fire department personnel, manufacturers, distributors, and others who work with fire hydrants. This video is intended to supplement, not replace, fire hydrant manufacturer instructions and recommendations.
This video is approximately 20 minutes.