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Port Designer's Handbook, Fourth edition

Author(s): Carl A Thoresen
Publication Date: April 2018
ISBN: 9780727763075
Stock level: In stock
£124.25

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 ...

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
£73.00

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...

Design of Vertical Gravity Sea and Quay Walls

Author(s): Marisa Ackhurst
Publication Date: May 2020
ISBN: 9780727763617
Stock level: In stock
£90.00

This essential book offers a comprehensive guide to the design of vertical gravity concrete sea and quay wall structures for practitioners in the field. Design of Vertical Gravity Sea and Quay Walls covers the complete process from structure type selection through to detai...

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

Author(s): Hans Agerschou
Publication Date: February 2004
ISBN: 9780727734983
Stock level: Low stock
£116.00

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...

Dynamics of Marine Sands

Author(s): Richard Soulsby
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727725844
Stock level: Low stock
£90.25

The practical engineer looking for an urgent solution to a sediment-related project often finds that the results of the relevant academic research are published in unfamiliar language in publications that are not easily available. Dynamics of marine sands bridges the gap betw...

Civil Engineering Special Issue: Hong Kong

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication Date: November 2016
ISBN: 9780727762047
Stock level: Low stock
£36.40

This Civil Engineering special issue showcases the recent innovative work in Hong Kong and how the technical problems presented by a densely populated modern city can be overcome by the ingenuity of civil engineers. As can be seen from the eight papers, the challenges vary sig...