Breakwater details


138 Oman - Sohar industrial port      (Lat: 24.5009 Lon: 56.629 - click for map)

Rubble mound

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 6000   owner
Waterdepth (m) 16   contractor
Construction time (years) 0   consultant Halcrow
Start date (year) 1999   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 2002   comments
Construction costs($106) 0  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 4.5  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/7.5  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:1.5 3 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

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