Engineering ToolBox - Resources, Tools and Basic Information for Engineering and Design of Technical Applications!

Cold Water Storage Capacity

Required cold water storage capacity - commonly used fixtures and types of buildings

Sponsored Links

The table below indicates 24 hours storage requirements related to commonly used fittings.

Type of FixtureStorage Capacity per Fitting
litersgal
Basin 90 23
Bath 900 207
Garden watering tap 180 47
Shower 140 - 230 36 - 60
Sink 90 - 180 23 - 47
Urinal 110 29
WC 180 47

The table below indicates 24 hours storage requirements related to different types of buildings.

Type of BuildingStorage per Person
litersgal
Hostels 90 23
Hotels 135 35
Offices with canteens 45 12
Offices without canteens 40 10
Restaurants, per meal 7 2
Boarding School 90 23
  • check CIBSE Guide G (2004) Public Health Engineering

water storage in a domestic dwelling should have a capacity of at least 200 - 300 liters.

Sponsored Links

Related Topics

Related Documents

Tag Search

  • en: fittings water consumption storage capacity capacities
Sponsored Links

Search the Engineering ToolBox

Engineering ToolBox - SketchUp Extension - Online 3D modeling!

3D Engineering ToolBox Extension to SketchUp - add parametric components to your SketchUp model

Add standard and customized parametric components - like flange beams, lumbers, piping, stairs and more - to your Sketchup model with the Engineering ToolBox - SketchUp Extension - enabled for use with the amazing, fun and free SketchUp Make and SketchUp Pro .Add the Engineering ToolBox extension to your SketchUp from the SketchUp Pro Sketchup Extension Warehouse!

Translate this page to
About the Engineering ToolBox!

Citation

This page can be cited as

  • Engineering ToolBox, (2003). Cold Water Storage Capacity. [online] Available at: https://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/fittings-water-storage-d_85.html [Accessed Day Mo. Year].

Modify access date.

Customize Ads in the ToolBox

Make ads more useful in Google Ad Settings .

. .

close

3D Engineering ToolBox - draw and model technical applications! 2D Engineering ToolBox - create and share online diagram drawing templates! Engineering ToolBox Apps - mobile online and offline engineering applications!

Scientific Online Calculator

Scientific Calculator

9 14

Sponsored Links
.