Accession Number : AD0646001

Title :   BULKHEAD STABILIZATION SURVEY, STUDY AND REPORT AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS.

Corporate Author : FOSTER (CHRISTOPHER J) CONSULTING ENGINEERS NEW YORK

Report Date : 01 DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : This report makes use of data obtained from field surveys of bulkhead failure areas and develops practical and economical methods to repair and stabilize existing bulkhead structures. The following types of bulkheads were investigated: steel sheet pile with tie rod anchorage; cellular steel sheet pile with sand and gravel fill; cellular steel pile with hydraulic fill; timber with tie-rod anchorage; reinforced concrete sheet pile. Also includes recommendations for standard criteria for design of future bulkheads.

Descriptors :   (*STRUCTURES, NAVAL SHORE FACILITIES), (*PIERS, NAVAL AIR STATIONS), WALLS, MILITARY FACILITIES, STABILIZATION, STEEL, WOOD, CONCRETE, EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, FAILURE(MECHANICS), SOIL MECHANICS, CATHODIC PROTECTION, MAINTENANCE

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE