229-0151/06 – Building Services I. (TZB1)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Building Environment and Building ServicesCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Petra Tymová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Petra Tymová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
TYM66 Ing. Petra Tymová, Ph.D.
DON020 Ing. Denisa Valachová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject acquaints students with a rational form with problems of internal water supply, internal sewerage and also deals with the problem of using different types of gases in building objects.

Teaching methods



This course presents various technical and design facilities the gas, and sanitary units.

Compulsory literature:

David V. Chadderton - Building Servicces Engineering, London , 2007 F. Hall, R. Greeno – Building Services Handbook, Oxford, 2011 G.J. Blower – Plumbing Mechanical Services, Essex 2006

Recommended literature:

Holloway D. Book of Plumbing and Central Heating (Consumer Guides), Amazon.co.uk 2006 „Reader´s Digest“ Plumbing and Heating Manual, Reader´s Digest 2008 Bridgewater J.: The Complete Handbook of Home Electrics, Amazon.co.uk 2008 Mladí L.: Water regulations Guide, Amazon.co.uk 2008 Larry W.M.: Water Distribution System Handbook, Amazon.co.uk 2006 John Canivan: How to Build a Solar Hot Water System, Sunny Future Press, Wantagh, Ny 2004

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Additional requirements are imposed on the student.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1nd Introductory lecture, laws, regulations, recommended reading. 2nd The climate of cities, settlements and buildings. Hydraulic pipes. 3rd Properties of water, water resources, water treatment, water supply connections. 4th Water supply, design and calculation of water supply, fixtures. 5th Water network pressure adjustment water, fire water. 6th Gravity and pressure sewerage, sewers, water purifiers. 7th Drainage facilities, calculation, fixtures and fittings. 8th Sanitary technology, typology, the use of rainwater. 9th Requirements for swimming pools. Hot water. 10th Fuel gases, basic features, usability, explosiveness. 11th Pipelines. Principles of gas distribution. Requirements Connections project. 12th Gas appliances. Internal wiring, fixtures, testing. 13th Types of gas appliances in the building, use. 14th Competence for installation and CA projects, certification of products. 15th Health and safety at work with gas. Exercise: Project: A: The situation Technical report of the building with the sign and a description of each rooms. B: Water supply project 1st Technical report of the project of water supply and water connections, setting water consumption, design and assessment of water supply, a description of fixtures subjects. 2nd Floor plans of typical floors - the riser and connecting pipes. 3rd Ground Floor - horizontal distribution of cold and warm water. 4th Vertical section - water riser pipes and connections. C: Sewerage Project 1st Technical Report project, drainage systems and sewers. Determination Computational flow of rainwater and sewage, piping design and assessment. 2nd Floor plans of typical floors - waste, and vent pipe connection. 3rd Ground Floor - Oversees pipeline connections and links. 4th Vertical slice - sanitary and storm sewers. 5th Longitudinal section of the main branches of a down pipe sewage system. D: Project Pipeline 1st Technical report of the internal project pipeline and gas connections. 2nd Determination of the calculation of gas consumption, design and assessment of pipelines. 3rd Floor plans of typical floors. Gas pipes and connecting pipes. 4th Ground Floor - horizontal distribution. 5th Vertical cut gas installations.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (B3607) Civil Engineering (3607R039) Facility Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B3607) Civil Engineering (3607R039) Facility Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3607) Civil Engineering (3607R039) Facility Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3607) Civil Engineering (3607R039) Facility Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3607) Civil Engineering (3607R039) Facility Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2011/2012 Summer