Breakwater details


101 Italy - Venice - Chioggia inlet      (Lat: 45.2277 Lon: 12.3209 - click for map)
detached breakwater

Rubble mound

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 525   owner
Waterdepth (m) 12   contractor
Construction time (years) 1   consultant
Start date (year) 2003   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 2004   comments
Construction costs($106) 0  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 4.9  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/8  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:1.33 6 m3 Accropode
rear slope 1:0 0
crestheight (m) 0  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
CLI website

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