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Floating breakwater wave-attenuation tests for East Bay Marina, Olympia Harbor, Washington

Robert D. Carver

Floating breakwater wave-attenuation tests for East Bay Marina, Olympia Harbor, Washington

hydraulic model investigation

by Robert D. Carver

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Published by U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station in Vicksburg, Miss .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breakwaters, Mobile -- Washington (State) -- Olympia.,
  • Hydraulic models.,
  • Water waves.,
  • Harbors -- Washington (State) -- Olympia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert D. Carver ; prepared for U.S. Army Engineer District, Seattle.
    SeriesTechnical report -- HL-79-13., Technical report (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station) -- HL-79-13.
    ContributionsUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Seattle District., Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.).
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18, [55] p., 19 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18020265M

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      Portland, Victoria, Australia – J – Where there are lots of tuna, there are lots of fisherman. Congestion at Portland Harbour’s boat ramp had become a serious problem. The harbour was unable to handle the sheer quantity of boaters seeking access to the bay. The opening of a new four lane boat ramp [ ]. “Floating breakwaters reduce incident wave heights by reducing wave energy transmission through reflection, absorption and turbulence created by induced wave breaking and friction” - from Planning and Design Guidelines for Small Craft Harbors Wahoo Wave provides a solid barrier, up to eight feet in depth, in which to reflect wave energy.

    A submerged permeable breakwater with ds/d=, p= and f=, reduces the transmission coefficient by about 10% than the impermeable breakwater. The results indicates an . TSAI Ching-piao et al./ China Ocean Eng., 26(1), , that an incident wave may decay over a permeable submerged breakwater as a result of energy dissipation, but the mean water level set-up may also be observed behind a breakwater, arising from.


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