Hydraulic and earth engineering – Bank – shore – or bed protection – Wave or flow dissipation
14 27, 114267, E02B 306, B63B 3534
A transportable submerged breakwater is described. The breakwater includes a pair of vertical parallel concrete walls spaced apart from each other. The walls have floatation cells containing buoyant means. The walls have a density slightly less than that of sea water and float in a substantially submerged condition with a top horizontal wall edge at or slightly above the water surface. Rigid members space the walls and rigging means provide tension to hold the walls against the rigid members.
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