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Author Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (American Society of Civil Engineers). Technical Committee on Ports and Harbors. Mooring Analysis Task Committee, issuing body

Title Mooring of ships to piers and wharves / prepared by the Mooring Analysis Task Committee of the Technical Committee on Ports and Harbors of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by John W. Gaythwaite, P.E
Published Reston, Virginia : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (161 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series ASCE manuals and reports on engineering practice ; number 129
ASCE manuals and reports on engineering practice ; no. 129
Contents ""Cover""; ""CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""CONTRIBUTORS""; ""NOTATION""; ""1. INTRODUCTION""; ""1.1 Purpose and Scope""; ""1.2 General Considerations""; ""1.3 Vessel Characteristics""; ""1.4 Port Facilities""; ""1.5 Mooring Arrangements""; ""1.6 Industry Standards""; ""2. MOORING PRACTICE AND DESIGN REQUIREMENTS""; ""2.1 General Considerations""; ""2.2 Environmental Conditions""; ""2.3 Design Vessels and Berth Occupancy""; ""2.4 Design Criteria""; ""2.5 Allowable Loads and Factors of Safety""; ""3. MOORING SYSTEM COMPONENTS""; ""3.1 Mooring Lines""; ""3.2 Fittings and Hardware""
""3.3 Dockside Equipment""""3.4 Fender Systems""; ""3.5 Docking Aid and Monitoring Systems""; ""3.6 Mechanical and Automated Mooring Systems""; ""3.7 Shipboard Equipment""; ""4. FORCES ON MOORED VESSELS""; ""4.1 General Considerations""; ""4.2 Wind Forces""; ""4.3 Current Forces""; ""4.4 Passing Vessel Forces""; ""4.5 Wave Forces""; ""4.6 Seiche and Long Wave Effects""; ""4.7 Tide and Draft Changes and Vessel Movements at Berth""; ""4.8 Ice""; ""5. MOORING ANALYSIS METHODS""; ""5.1 Static Mooring Analysis""; ""5.2 Dynamic Mooring Analysis""; ""5.3 Available Software""; ""5.4 Physical Models""
""6. OPERATIONAL CONSIDERATIONS""""6.1 General Considerations""; ""6.2 Vessel Movements""; ""6.3 Incidents/Breakaways""; ""6.4 Maintenance""; ""APPENDIX. UNIT CONVERSIONS""; ""REFERENCES""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""F""; ""H""; ""I""; ""L""; ""M""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""V""; ""W""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Mooring of ships.
Form Electronic book
Author Gaythwaite, John, editor
ISBN 0784478422 (electronic bk.)
1680154605 (electronic bk.)
9780784478424 (electronic bk.)
9781680154603 (electronic bk.)
(soft cover ;) (alk. paper)