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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date


Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department / School

Civil Engineering

First Advisor

Charles Tiltrum

Second Advisor

Dwayne Rollag


The objectives of this thesis are: 1. Determine if excessive I/I exists in the Brookings sewer system. 2. Investigate the costs of I/I treatment and removal to determine which are significant and should be considered. 3. Determine and compare the present worth of each alternative to the 1/1 problem. 4. Determine the most economical alternative to the I/I problem. Recommend a solution to the City of Brookings based on the present worth analysis and the most economical alternative. 5. Suggest the best way to implement the recommended solution.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Sewerage -- South Dakota -- Brookings -- Maintenance and repair
Sewerage -- South Dakota -- Brookings -- Economic aspects
Sewerage -- South Dakota -- Brookings -- Evaluation




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