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Advanced Engineering Solutions Ltd

Kevin Miller

14/05/2008

Kevin Miller

SOAKAWAY DESIGN BRE DIGEST 365


TEDDS calculation version 1.0.01

Incoming invert

d w
Rectangular pit soakaway

Soil infiltration rate (BRE digest 365) ;;;; Length of trial pit; 75% depth of pit; 50% depth of pit; 25% depth of pit; ;;; ltrial = 1000 mm; d75 = (dtrial 0.75) = 750.00 mm d50 = (dtrial 0.50) = 500.00 mm d25 = (dtrial 0.25) = 250.00 mm T1 = 56 min T2 = 55 min T3 = 56 min tlg = max(T1, T2, T3) = 56 min Vp75_25 = (ltrial btrial (d75 d25)) Vtrial = 0.38 m As50 = 2 (ltrial + btrial) dtrial / 2 = 1.750 m f = Vp75_25 / (ap50 tlg) = 44.610 m/s
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Width of trial pit;

btrial = 750 mm

Depth of trial pit (below invert); dtrial = 1000 mm;

Free volume (if fill used);Vtrial = 100 %;

Test 1 - time to fall from 75% depth to 25% depth; Test 2 - time to fall from 75% depth to 25% depth; Test 3 - time to fall from 75% depth to 25% depth; Longest time to fall from 75% depth to 25% depth; Storage volume from 75% to 25% depth; Internal surface area to 50% depth; Surface area of soakaway to 50% storage depth; Soil infiltration rate; Rectangular Pit Design

ap50 = ((ltrial btrial) + (ltrial + btrial) 2 d50) = 2.50 m

;;;; Pit length; Pit depth below invert; ;;; ;; Location of soakaway; Impermeable area;

l = 2000 mm; d = 1500 mm; England and Wales; A = 75.0 m ;


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Pit width; Free volume; Return period; Soil infiltration rate;


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w = 1500 mm Vfree = 30.0 % 10 years r = 0.35 f = 0.0000446 m/s

Ratio of 60 minute to 2 day rainfalls of 5 year return period (BRE digest 365 - fig 1); Surface area of soakaway to 50% storage depth As50 = 2 ( l + w ) d / 2 = 5.250 m Outflow factor; AF = As50 f = 234.10 m /s
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M5 rainfalls are calculated from table 1 BRE digest 365 using Factor Z1

Duration 5 mins 10 mins 15 mins 30 mins 1 hour

M5 rainfalls 7.1 mm 10.1 mm 12.3 mm 15.7 mm 20.0 mm

Growth factor Z2; 1.20 1.22 1.23 1.24 1.24

10 year rainfall; 8.6 mm 12.4 mm 15.2 mm 19.5 mm 24.8 mm

Inflow 0.6 m 0.9 m 1.1 m 1.5 m 1.9 m


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Outflow 0.1 m 0.1 m 0.2 m 0.4 m 0.8 m


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Storage required 0.6 m 0.8 m 0.9 m 1.0 m 1.0 m


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Advanced Engineering Solutions Ltd 2 hours 4 hours 6 hours 10 hours 24 hours 24.5 mm 29.9 mm 33.8 mm 38.9 mm 49.6 mm

Kevin Miller 1.24 1.22 1.21 1.19 1.17 Sreqd = 1.0 m


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14/05/2008

Kevin Miller 2.3 m 2.7 m 3.1 m 3.5 m 4.4 m


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30.3 mm 36.5 mm 40.9 mm 46.5 mm 58.1 mm

1.7 m 3.4 m 5.1 m 8.4 m

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20.2 m

-15.9 m

Required storage volume; Soakaway storage volume;

Sact = l d w Vfree = 1.3 m

Soakaway storage volume- OK Time for emptying soakaway to half volume; Ts50 = Sreqd 0.5 / ( As50 f ) = 0 hr 37 min 1 s Soakaway discharge time - OK ;