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Harbours & ports books

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Design of Marine Facilities Engineering for Port and Harbor Structures by John W. Gaythwaite Design of Marine Facilities Engineering for Port and Harbor Structures

Provides the accurate, authoritative explanations and recommendations required by civil engineers who are building and maintaining the structures used to berth, moor, and repair ocean-going vessels. John Gaythwaite provides comprehensive technical discussions on a variety of loads and design issues...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2017

Canal Automation for Irrigation Systems by Task Committee On Recent Advances In Canal Automation Canal Automation for Irrigation Systems

Prepared by the Task Committee on Recent Advances in Canal Automation of the Irrigation Delivery and Drainage Systems Committee of the Irrigation and Drainage Council of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE. Canal Automation for Irrigation Systems focuses...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/02/2016

Numerical Models for Submerged Breakwaters Coastal Hydrodynamics and Morphodynamics by Amir (Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Hormozgan, Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan, Iran) Sharifahmadian Numerical Models for Submerged Breakwaters Coastal Hydrodynamics and Morphodynamics
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Numerical Models for Submerged Breakwaters: Coastal Hydrodynamics and Morphodynamics discusses the practice of submerged breakwaters, an increasingly popular tool used as a coastal defense system because of their amenity and aesthetics as compared to common emerged beach protection measures. The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/11/2015

Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures Harbours and Waterways EAU 2012 by Htg Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures Harbours and Waterways EAU 2012

The EAU 2012 takes into account the new generation of the Eurocodes. The recommendations apply to the planning, design, specification, tender procedure, construction and monitoring, as well as the handover of and cost accounting for port and waterway systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/07/2015

Mooring of Ships to Piers and Wharves by John W. Gaythwaite Mooring of Ships to Piers and Wharves

Provides guidelines for the determination of safe mooring design practices for vessels at fixed piers and wharves in ports and harbours. This manual provides the necessary background to assure that designed structures are sound, adequate, and provide a safe berth...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2014

Seismic Design of Piers and Wharves by American Society of Civil Engineers Seismic Design of Piers and Wharves

This standard uses displacement-based design methods to establish guidelines for the design of piers and wharves to withstand the effects of earthquakes. Topics include seismic performance requirements design approach geotechnical considerations and soil-structure interaction force-based design displacement-based design design and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2014

Port Designers' Handbook by Carl A. Thoresen Port Designers' Handbook

Gives essential guidance and recommendations for the layout, design and construction of modern port structures for practising port and harbour consulting engineers and contractors involved in the layout, design and construction of berth and harbour structures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2014

Planning and Design Guidelines for Small Craft Harbors by Fred Klancnik Planning and Design Guidelines for Small Craft Harbors

MOP 50 provides new, state-of-the-art guidelines for the planning, design, and development of small craft harbors.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2012

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Port Designer's Handbook by Carl Thoresen Port Designer's Handbook

This comprehensively updated new edition to the bestselling Port Designer's Handbook, gives essential guidance and recommendations for the layout, design and construction of modern port structures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/07/2010

Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures, Harbours and Waterways EAU 2004 by Arbeitsausschubeta Ufereinfassungen Der HTG E.V. Recommendations of the Committee for Waterfront Structures, Harbours and Waterways EAU 2004

Following on from the previous joint publications, this new edition of EAU 2004 contains the safety concept with partial safety factors in accordance with the Eurocodes or the European prestandards as well as with corresponding German standard.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/01/2006

Port Engineering Planning, Construction, Maintenance, and Security by Gregory P. Tsinker Port Engineering Planning, Construction, Maintenance, and Security

This comprehensive book covers all major aspects of the design and maintenance of port facilities, including port planning, design loads for today's larger vessel size, seismic design guidelines, and breakwater design.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/03/2004

Design of Marine Facilities for the Berthing, Mooring and Repairing of Vessels by John W. Gaythwaite Design of Marine Facilities for the Berthing, Mooring and Repairing of Vessels

Suitable for practicing engineers, this handbook covers the design of marine structures for the berthing, mooring, and repair of vessels, including piers, wharves, bulkheads, quaywalls, dolphins, dry docks, floating docks, and various ancillary structures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2004

Port Designer's Handbook by Carl A. Thoresen Port Designer's Handbook

Over the past twenty years there has been considerable improvement and new information in the design of port and berth structures. This handbook reflects the lastest progress and developments in navigation safety, port planning and site selection, layout of container,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2003

Breakwaters '99 Proceedings of Breakwaters '99 - First International Symposium on Monitoring of Breakwaters Held in Madison, Wisconsin, September 8-10, 1999 by Orville T. Magoon Breakwaters '99 Proceedings of Breakwaters '99 - First International Symposium on Monitoring of Breakwaters Held in Madison, Wisconsin, September 8-10, 1999

Structural monitoring concerns the structural response and the mechanical properties of the structure and its foundation. This work presents methods and technologies that are used in the structural and environmental monitoring of rubble mound breakwaters. These papers discuss experiences in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2002

Hyogo-Ken Nanbu Earthquake of January 17, 1995 A Post-earthquake Reconnaissance of Port Facilities by S E Dickenson Hyogo-Ken Nanbu Earthquake of January 17, 1995 A Post-earthquake Reconnaissance of Port Facilities

Aims to observe and evaluate the seismic performance of ports in the Osaka Bay region of Japan. This report also includes data, gathering meetings with representatives from cognizant port authorities, engineering consulting firms, construction companies, universities and private research organizations...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/07/1996

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