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Title: Jet pump sand bypassing - case study I : Nerang River entrance, Australia
Authors: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Keywords: Jet pump sand bypassing system
Nerang River Entrance
Gold Coast
Queensland, Australia
Sediment transport
Pacific Ocean
Navigation channel
Littoral drift
Stradbroke Island
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical note ; CETN-II-17.
Description: Technical note
Purpose: This technical note describes the jet pump (eductor) sand bypassing system installed in 1986 at the Nerang River Entrance, near the town of Gold Coast, in Queensland, Australia. The Nerang system is noteworthy due to the magnitude of sand bypassed (650,000 cu yd annually) and a number of technical innovations including automated operation.
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