• Course Code: CVLE531
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:3Lec,0Lab)
  • Course Type: Civil Engineering Technical Electives (CETE)

Course Description

Theory of Waves, wave refraction and diffraction, wave forces on vertical walls, Port Planning, water and land areas, breakwaters, temporary and fixed breakwaters, submerged and ruble mound breakwaters, wall breakwaters composite breakwaters, gravity quay walls, plain concrete blocks Quay walls, cantilever and anchored sheet piles, Marine platforms supported by group piles. Pre-req: CVLE 432.