Marina Development in the 1990s, United Kingdom

by Paul Lacey, Maritime Ove Arup and Partners, London, United Kingdom,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: World Marina '91


The development of marinas in the United Kingdom during the last 30 years is traced, with emphasis placed on the current trends. Implementation of the new 'village harbor concept' at several localities is described. It is expected that this trend will continue in the future, too. More attention will be paid to the effect on the environment and the local population.

Subject Headings: Ports and harbors | Residential location | Environmental engineering | Coastal engineering | Water-based recreation | Urban and regional development | United Kingdom | Europe

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