Report on Small Craft Harbors

Task Committee on Small Craft Harbors Committee on Ports and Harbors Waterways and Harbor Division, ASCE

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-224-1 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-224-X (ISBN-10), 1969, Soft Cover, Pg. 139

Manual of Practice No.: 50

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Manual of Practice


This manual, Report on Small Craft Harbors, is submitted to the engineer in five parts. Part 2, Harbor Planning, indicates a procedure for master planning and provides certain criteria on which this planning may be based. Part 3, Entrance Protection, deals with the protection that may be necessary to provide safe and useful moorage of small craft within a harbor area. Part 4, Inner Harbor Structures, describes in detail the development of facilities within the harbor and their construction. Part 5, Economics and Finance, covers financing possibilities, particularly where public agencies are involved, and some sources of Federal and other financial aid that may be available. This manual will be useful to practitioners and researchers working with small craft harbors.

Subject Headings: Small craft | Ports and harbors | Harbor facilities | Safety | Mooring | Construction management | Economic factors | Financing


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