Durability of Stone for Rubble Mound Breakwaters

by Orville T. Magoon,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-863-2 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-863-9 (ISBN-10), 1992, Soft Cover, Pg. 288

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Conference information: Derived from A Workshop held at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers | Cleveland, Ohio, United States | May 22-23, 1991

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Durability of Stone for Rubble Mound Breakwaters, contains papers presented at the workshop of the same title held in Cleveland, Ohio, May 22-23, 1991. This volume is part of a continuing series of proceedings based on the technical workshops of the Rubble Mound Structures Committee of the Waterways, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Some of the topics covered include theoretical and laboratory analysis, stone placement specifications, service records of stone, engineering and design, quarries and construction, and case histories as they relate to rubble mound breakwaters.

Subject Headings: Rocks | Riprap | Coastal protection structures | Case studies | Breakwaters | Waterways | Sea water


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