The Valve Criticality Analysis Results are generated and available to be viewed once the Valve Criticality Analysis Wizard is completed.


Completing Valve Criticality Analysis Wizard - Click the Finish button in order to generate the Valve Criticality reports.

Three reports are available under Tools>Valve Criticality when 11:Pressurized Main is selected in the Analysis tab of the Operation Center:


Valve Criticality Reports

The Pound Summary Table summarizes how many facilities will be affected by a failure for each pounded area.

Some of the fields included in this report are explained below:

Pound Index - The ID given to the group of elements included in each pounded area. 

Highlight Color - This color is used to highlight the isolated pipes on the map when the pounded area is selected.

To view a pounded area on the map, select its row in the Pound Summary Report and click the Zoom to  button.

To create a selection of a pounded area, select its row in the Pound Summary Report and click the Add to Map Selection  button.

To view the pipe details for a pounded area, select its row in the Pound Summary Report and click the See Details button.

Clicking the See Details button will open up a subset of the pipe report.  The full report is also available and shows how each pipe might be affected during a main break.


Similarly, the Valve Detail Report describes the effects of different valve failures.