Accession Number : ADA189312
Title : Floating Tire Breakwater Tests Pickering Beach, Delaware.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS
Personal Author(s) : Grace, Peter J ; Clausner, James E
PDF Url : ADA189312
Report Date : Dec 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 35
Abstract : This report documents a 1-week long field monitoring effort conducted at Pickering Beach, Delaware. The purpose of the study was to gain information concerning mooring line response of a floating breakwater subjected to boat-generated waves. Data are compared with similar results of previous field studies.
Descriptors : *BREAKWATERS, *MOORING, DELAWARE, FLOATING BODIES, RESPONSE, TIRES, OCEAN WAVES, BOATS, WAKE
Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE