American Society of Civil Engineers


Ports 2010: Building on the Past, Respecting the Future


by Thomas Ward, P.E., S.E., (editor) and Bruce I. Ostbo, P.E., S.E., (editor)
Sponsored by Ports and Harbors Committee of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI) of ASCE
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-1098-1 (CD-Rom), 2010, 1393 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784410981)     (Barcode: DQA 1424538)

Conference information: 12th Triannual International Conference on Ports; April 25-28, 2010, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

ASCE sponsor: Coast, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings - CD-ROM
Abstract: Proceedings of the 12th Triennial International Conference, held in Jacksonville, Florida, April 25-28, 2010. Sponsored by Ports and Harbors Committee of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE. This collection contains 142 papers that share technological advances related to the development of port and harbor facilities. Topics include: environmental protection: innovative port programs, habitat and wildlife, coping with contaminants; port planning and operations: facility maintenance and management, master planning and inland links, master planning; terminal planning and design, container terminals: automated, U.S., foreign; terminal planning and design: energy and RO/RO terminals, small craft and recreation, military and cruise; navigation and waterways: widening and deepening, beneficial reuse, modeling and simulation, sediment management; engineering analysis, structural: seismic, durability, military facilities, piers, docks, and wharves; engineering analysis, coastal and extreme: seismic, coastal/waves, breakwaters, harbors; engineering analysis: dredge materials, navigation works, geotechnical, what lies beneath; port infrastructure: power, corrosion, pavement, foundations; equipment and systems: automation and new technology, novel approaches, development technique; and project development: finance and information.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Harbors
Design
Marine terminals
Coastal management
Waterways