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Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures


Year: 2007
Language: english
Author: Ben C. Gerwick, Jr
Publisher: CRC Press
Edition: 3rd
ISBN: 0849330521
Format: PDF
Quality: eBook
Pages count: 803
Description: For two decades, Ben Gerwick's ability to capture the current state of practice and present it in a straightforward, easily digestible manner has made Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures the reference of choice for modern civil and maritime construction engineers. The third edition of this perennial bestseller continues to be the most modern and authoritative guide in the field. Based on the author's lifetime of experience, the book also incorporates relevant published information from many sources.
Updated and expanded to reflect new technologies, methods, and materials, the book includes new information on topics such as liquefaction of loose sediments, scour and erosion, archaeological concerns, high-performance steel, ultra-high-performance concrete, steel H piles, and damage from sabotage and terrorism. It features coverage of LNG terminals and offshore wind and wave energy structures. Clearly, concisely, and accessibly, this book steers you away from the pitfalls and toward the successful implementation of principles that can bring your marine and offshore projects to life.
Features:
- Presents comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of all aspects of marine and offshore construction
- Details the most commonly used construction methods as well as emerging and innovative methods
- Offers state-of-the-art information on the newest construction materials and updated information on traditional materials
- Contains new information on floating structures such as bridges, tunnels, and airfields
- Includes new sections on offshore wind power foundations, wave- and tidal-power structures, and cryogenic pipelines
- Expands the chapter on repair with new emphasis on controlling and repairing corrosion above and below water
Rating: 5 / 5 (Votes: 11)
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