Breakwater details


161 UAE - Dubai - Maritime City      (Lat: 25.2804 Lon: 55.2735 - click for map)

Rubble mound

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 2266   owner Nakheel
Waterdepth (m) 0   contractor Archirodon
Construction time (years) 0   consultant COWI
Start date (year) 2003   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 2006   comments 1. Work included demolition of old breakwater, 2. Total project costs are mentioned
Construction costs($106) 50  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 0  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/0  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:0 0
rear slope 1:0 0
crestheight (m) 0  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
Archirodon website COWI website

This is a database prepared by HR Wallingford and TU Delft with the assistance of the international breakwater community and has been made freely available for the benefit of breakwater designers, contractors owners and developers worldwide. The database is subject to regular updating as information becomes available, however the development and maintenance of this database relies primarily on information supplied or published by third parties and no responsibility can be taken for the accuracy of data supplied.