Accession Number : ADA289449

Title :   Ship Navigation Simulation Study, Los Angeles Harbor, Los Angeles, California.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS HYDRAULICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Hewlett, J. C.

PDF Url : ADA289449

Report Date : NOV 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 364

Abstract : A real-time ship simulation study of the proposed design for new navigation channels serving future port development in Los Angeles, CA, was conducted. The purpose of the study was to determine both the required channel size for the Federal interest and the safety of the actual channels being constructed by the Port of Los Angeles. The simulations were conducted at Marine Safety International

Descriptors :   *PIERS, *COASTAL ENGINEERING, *SHIP MODELS, *BREAKWATERS, *OCEAN TIDES, *SURFACE NAVIGATION, *PORTS(FACILITIES), COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, OCEAN CURRENTS, WIND DIRECTION, WIND VELOCITY, DESIGN CRITERIA, AIR WATER INTERACTIONS, WATER TRAFFIC, FLOODING, HARBORS, CHANNELS(WATERWAYS), HYDRAULIC MODELS, NAVIGATIONAL AIDS, LOS ANGELES(CALIFORNIA), BUOYS, MOORING, CONTAINERSHIPS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE