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