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Ports 2016

Port Engineering


Edited by Don Oates, P.E., D.PE; Elizabeth Burkhart, P.E., D.PE; and Jenifer Grob

2016 / 814 pp.
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Papers from the 14th Triennial International Conference, held in New Orleans, Louisiana, June 12–15, 2016. Sponsored by PIANC and the Ports and Harbors Committee of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE.

This collection contains 80 peer reviewed papers on current topics in port engineering, highlighting the role of ports as engines of economic development and as stewards of environmental resources.

Topics include; inspection, repair, and maintenance; seawalls and piers construction and maintenance; seismic events; tsunamis, storm surge, and waves; foundation assessment and maintenance; equipment and systems automation and new technology; and case studies.

These papers will be of interest to both practitioners and researchers in the area of port and harbor engineering.