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Physical Model Tests for the Construction Stages of Large Breakwaters. The Cases of the Enlargements to the Ports of Barcelona and Coru¤a. (Spain)
Author : R. Guti‚rrez Serret and J. Lozano Pedroche
Physical models are employees usually for testing and optimization final breakwaters designs. However, its application to stages construction is less common; nevertheless its use facilitates the design of these stages, as well as works safety works. Given this situation, the current paper provides an overview of possibilities that physical experimentation has in breakwaters construction, by exposing two relevant examples conducted at CEDEX: Barcelona and Coru¤a port enlargements.
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Chapter : IAHR World Congress Proceedings
Category : 35th IAHR Congress - Chengdu (2013)
Article : THEME 1 - KEYNOTE AND INVITED LECTURES
Date Published : 18/07/2016
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