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Author: Civieltechnisch Centrum Uitvoering Research en Regelgeving (Netherlands); Rotterdam (Netherlands). Havenbedrijf.; Rotterdam (Netherlands). Gemeentewerken.
Publisher: Leiden : Taylor & Francis, 2005.
Series: Balkema-proceedings and monographs in engineering, water, and earth sciences.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This publication is the English edition of the original Dutch handbook, published in 2003. In addition to the essential knowledge for the planning, design, execution and maintenance of quay walls, the handbook provides general information about historic developments and lessons from experience gained in ports from various countries. To illustrate the theoretical information a detailed calculation of a quay wall,  Read more...
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Handbook quay walls.
Leiden : Taylor & Francis, 2005
(OCoLC)606380462
Online version:
Handbook quay walls.
Leiden : Taylor & Francis, 2005
(OCoLC)607581961
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Civieltechnisch Centrum Uitvoering Research en Regelgeving (Netherlands); Rotterdam (Netherlands). Havenbedrijf.; Rotterdam (Netherlands). Gemeentewerken.
ISBN: 0415364396 9780415364393
OCLC Number: 62274486
Description: xxii, 717 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction --
Ch. 2. History of quay wall construction --
Ch. 3. Main types of quay wall --
Ch. 4. Site investigation --
Ch. 5. Terms of reference --
Ch. 6. Design of quay walls --
Ch. 7. Quay-elements --
Ch. 8. Materials --
Ch. 9. Construction --
Ch. 10. Costs --
Ch. 11. Management and maintenance of quay walls --
Ch. 12. Lessons from experience --
Ch. 13. Future developments --
Ch. 14. Bibliography, standards, Websites --
Annex. Explanation of the safety considerations for the sheet pile wall in a quay structure --
Annex. Determination of the design value for normative differences in piezometric head over a quay structure --
Annex. Calculation example for a quay wall with a relieving platform --
Annex. Contract and conveyance of works.
Series Title: Balkema-proceedings and monographs in engineering, water, and earth sciences.
Other Titles: Quay walls
Responsibility: Civieltechnisch Centrum Uitvoering Research en Regelgeving, Havenbedriff Rotterdam N.V., Gemeentewerken Rotterdam.
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