Design and Construction of Navy's Largest Drydockby S. P. Zola,
P. B. Boothe,
Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1961, Vol. 126, Issue 4, Pg. 57-86
Document Type: Journal Paper
Abstract: Drydock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Wash; structure will be 1180 ft long from head end to outboard face, 180 ft wide at coping, and 61 ft deep; sidewalls were designed as cantilevers supported by 7 ft thick floor slab; dock will be built entirely in dry, within cofferdam structure, comprising dams and lines of steel sheet piles; description of special pressure relief system and dewatering pump system.
Subject Headings: Steel structures | Steel piles | Shipyards | Head (fluid mechanics) | Cantilevers | Floors | Slabs | Docks
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