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Strategic Management of Flood Risk

Author(s): Duncan McLuckie and Jaya Kandasamy, with Paul Sayers
Publication Date: September 2018
ISBN: 9780727761378
Stock level: In stock
£75.00

Strategic Management of Flood Risk offers a proven approach for flood risk management in communities internationally. This supports the practical consideration of the full range of flood behaviour in decisions that influence this risk.  These decisions may relate to man...

Port Designer's Handbook, Fourth edition

Author(s): Carl A Thoresen
Publication Date: April 2018
ISBN: 9780727763075
Stock level: In stock
£120.00

Now in its fourth edition, Port Designer’s Handbook is the definitive guide to the layout, design and construction of harbours and port structures. Fully in line with the latest PIANC recommendations, this book covers all aspects of port planning and design from the impact ...

Dynamics of Estuarine Muds

Author(s): R Whitehouse, R Soulsby, W Roberts and H Mitchener, HR Wallingford
Publication Date: November 2000
ISBN: 9780727728647
Stock level: Out of stock
£80.75

The ability to predict the movement of cohesive sediment within coastal, estuarine or inland waters has a significant economic and ecological importance in the development of new engineering works and the maintenance of existing installations. Dynamics of estuarine muds clear...

From Sea to Shore - Meeting the Challenges of the Sea

Author(s): Edited by William Allsop and Kevin Burgess
Publication Date: September 2014
ISBN: 9780727759757
Stock level: Low stock
£403.75

The ICE Coasts, Maritime Structures and Breakwaters conference series, sponsored by the ICE for over thirty years, is the leading forum for the presentation of the latest developments in coastal and maritime engineering. The tenth conference, From Sea to Shore – Meeting the...

Piers, Jetties and Related Structures Exposed to Waves - Guidelines for Hydraulic Loading

Author(s): Kirsty McConnell, William Allsop and Ian Cruickshank
Publication Date: August 2004
ISBN: 9780727732651
Stock level: Low stock
£70.50

Jetties, piers and other marine structures constructed in exposed locations require careful assessment of their hydraulic loads. Increasingly trade economics are leading to larger ship sizes and existing and new port locations for these vessels require longer jetties in signi...

Revetment Systems Against Wave Attack: A Design Manual

Author(s): Kirsty McConnell, HR Wallingford
Publication Date: January 1998
ISBN: 9780727727060
Stock level: Low stock
£70.50

This book discusses the functions of revetments and the different aspects of structural performance. It includes example specifications and calculations that enable the engineer to choose the most stable, appropriate and cost-effective revetment system for a given situation. ...

Coastal Management: Changing coast, changing climate, changing minds

Author(s): Alison Baptiste (ed.)
Publication Date: January 2016
ISBN: 9780727761149
Stock level: Low stock
£264.00

The Institution of Civil Engineers Coastal Management conference series is the leading forum for the presentation of the latest developments in coastal engineering. The 8th conference took place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 8-9 September 2015 and attracted delegates fro...

Offshore Geotechnical Engineering

Author(s): E.T. Richard Dean
Publication Date: November 2009
ISBN: 9780727736413
Stock level: Low stock
£97.50

With activity in the engineering of offshore structures increasing around the world, Offshore geotechnical engineering offers a timely introduction to many of the core design and assessment skills required of those working in the sector, in accordance with the latest codes ...

Future Flooding and Coastal Erosion Risks

Author(s): C. Thorne, E. Evans and E. Penning-Rowsell
Publication Date: January 2007
ISBN: 9780727734495
Stock level: Out of stock
£147.00

“Over £200 billion worth of assets are at risk around British rivers and coasts and those risks are likely to increase over the next 100 years due to changes in climate and in society.” - Sir David King, Government Chief Scientific Adviser   This book presents a compreh...

Planning and Design of Ports and Marine Terminals, 2nd edition

Author(s): Hans Agerschou
Publication Date: February 2004
ISBN: 9780727734983
Stock level: Low stock
£112.00

Following from the success of the first edition, written by a collection of eminent figures in the field, this new edition continues to look at the rational planning for port facilities requirements (berths, storage and cargo handling equipment), organisations, management and...