Breakwater details


Argentina - Porto Quequen      (Lat: -38.583 Lon: -58.698 - click for map)
West Breakwater

Rubble mound
Rehabilitaiton and 500 m extension

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 11   owner
Waterdepth (m) 0   contractor
Construction time (years) 4   consultant
Start date (year) 0   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 2007   comments
Construction costs($106) 0  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 7.2  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/15  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:1.33 11 m3 Core-Loc
rear slope 1:0 0
crestheight (m) 0  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
CLI website CLI website

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