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L'eau c'est la vie : hydraulique villageoise en zone de foret

This manual on the construction of simple spring-capping is based on the experiences of the project "l'eau c'est la vie" ("water is life") in south Cameroon. The text of the book, with many photographs and technical drawings, covers all stages in the construction of spring-capping. It also shows in great detail the casting of the concrete pipes used, the equipment and the workshop needed to make these pipes.

TitleL'eau c'est la vie : hydraulique villageoise en zone de foret
Publication TypeMiscellaneous
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsBeckmann, H., Gardien, N.
Pagination91 p.: photogr., tech. drwngs
Date Published1991-01-01
PublisherHerbert Beckmann
Place PublishedKleinheubach/Main, Germany
Keywordscameroon, construction, design, equipment, local production, manuals, rural supply systems, source protection, springwater tapping
Abstract

This manual on the construction of simple spring-capping is based on the experiences of the project "l'eau c'est la vie" ("water is life") in south Cameroon. The text of the book, with many photographs and technical drawings, covers all stages in the construction of spring-capping. It also shows in great detail the casting of the concrete pipes used, the equipment and the workshop needed to make these pipes.

Custom 1212.3
Translated TitleWater is life : rural water supply in a forest area