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Harbours & ports books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Harbours & ports category. Presented with a red border are the Harbours & ports books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

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

Focuses on the technical aspects of modernizing irrigation systems through the use of automated canal control systems. Using information collected from irrigation systems around the world in conjunction with new advances in control theory research, this Manual of Practice examines...
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

Port Designers' Handbook 3rd edition by Carl A. Thoresen Port Designers' Handbook 3rd edition

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

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: 16/02/2004

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

Construction and Maintenance of Artisanal Fishing Harbours and Village Landings (FAO Training) by J. A. Sciortino, Food and Agriculture Organization Construction and Maintenance of Artisanal Fishing Harbours and Village Landings (FAO Training)
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This manual is the latest in the training series of the Fishing Technology Services of FAO. It was conceived as a result of the increasing demand in many developing countries for safer, better and cleaner facilities for fishing vessels, particularly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2003

Coming Soon

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: 26/02/2018

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: 06/03/2018

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: 06/03/2018

Other books in this genre

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

Dredging Coastal Ports An Assessment of the Issues by National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, Marine Dredging Coastal Ports An Assessment of the Issues
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Asks three questions: is additional port construction and maintenance dredging needed? What would prevent dredging if it is needed? And what alternatives could make dredging possible? This book also identifies many problems in dredging ports, including the interval between a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1985

Problems and Opportunities in the Design of Entrances to Ports and Harbors Proceedings of a Symposium by Panel On Harbor / Port Entrance Design, Assembly of Engineering, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, Division on Engi Problems and Opportunities in the Design of Entrances to Ports and Harbors Proceedings of a Symposium
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/1981

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