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Author Gerwick, Ben C.

Title Construction of marine and offshore structures / Ben C. Gerwick, Jr
Edition 3rd ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (813 pages) : illustrations
Contents Front cover; Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgments; Author; Table of Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1. Physical Environmental Aspects of Marine and Offshore Construction; Chapter 2. Geotechnical Aspects: Seafloor and Marine Soils; Chapter 3. Ecological and Societal Impacts of Marine Construction; Chapter 4. Materials and Fabrication for Marine Structures; Chapter 5. Marine and Offshore Construction Equipment; Chapter 6. Marine Operations; Chapter 7. Seafloor Modifications and Improvements; Chapter 8. Installation of Piles in Marine and Offshore Structure
Summary 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 bestseller continues to be the most modern and authoritative guide in the field. Updated and expanded throughout to reflect new technologies, methods, and materials, it includes new information on such topics as liquefaction of loose sediments, scour and erosion, archaeological concerns, high-perf
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 793-795) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Offshore structures -- Design and construction
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007276309
ISBN 0849330521