Design Guidance for Nearshore Berm Constructionby T. Neil McLellan, USAE Galveston District, Galveston, United States,
Nicholas C. Kraus, USAE Galveston District, Galveston, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Coastal Sediments
Abstract: Construction of nearshore berms has been gaining acceptance as a cost effective beneficial use of dredged material. This paper presents a systematic methodology for design and evaluation of nearshore berm projects. Example calculations are performed demonstrating the methodology and results are presented.
Subject Headings: Nearshore | Berms | Construction materials | Dredged materials | Construction costs | Dredging | Environmental engineering
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