Port Development in a Changing World
Edited by Stephen A. Curtis
2004 / 1312 pp.
CD-Rom - In Stock
$109.00 List / $81.75ASCE Member
Stock No. 40727 / ISBN: 9780784407271
Proceedings of Ports 2004 conference, held in Houston, Texas, May 23-26, 2004. Sponsored by the Ports and Harbors Technical Committee of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports,
and Rivers Institute of ASCE; U.S. Section of the Permanent
International Association of Navigation Congresses. Cosponsored
by Port of Houston Authority; Dredging Contractors of America;
International Association of Ports and Harbors; Canadian Society of
Civil Engineers; Japan Society of Civil Engineers.
This collection contains 136 papers that discuss current progress in port and harbor facilities development. The papers address complex, innovative, and state-of-the-art technical topics associated with planning and permitting; environmental, geotechnical, and seismic concerns; design and construction; security; and maintenance and operations of worldwide port and harbor facilities.