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Title: Breakwater rehabilitation study, Crescent City Harbor, California : coastal model investigation
Authors: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Los Angeles District.
Baumgartner, R. Clay.
Carver, Robert D.
Davidson, D. Donald.
Keywords: Breakwaters
Crescent City, California
Hydraulic structures
Coastal structures
Stone armor
Issue Date: Nov-1985
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Technical report (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station) ; CERC-85-8.
Description: Technical Report
Abstract: An undistorted scale hydraulic model study was conducted to develop an adequate repair plan for a section of the Crescent City breakwater which was armored with dolosse. The damaged area was to be repaired with 42- ton doles. It was desired to quantify the number of a rmor units required, the optimum slope on which to place the dolosse, overall constructability, and methods of stabilizing the transition areas. Based on results of model tests, a combination of trenching and buttressing wit h 25-ton armor stone is a constructable method of stabilizing the transition area. NOTE: This file was created from scans of the Print Resource
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