Breakwater details


206 Qatar - Halul      (Lat: 25.6796 Lon: 52.3968 - click for map)
West breakwater

Rubble mound
Harbour refurbishment

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 512   owner Qatar Petroleum
Waterdepth (m) 0   contractor Archirodon
Construction time (years) 0   consultant COWI
Start date (year) 2001   Hydraulic Laboratory DHI
Completion date (year) 2002   comments Work included demolition of existing lee breakwater of 91m
Construction costs($106) 18  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 4.4  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/7  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:1.33 2 m3 Core-Loc
rear slope 1:1.33 0 ton Core-Loc
crestheight (m) 6.5  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
Archirodon website CLI website
COWI website

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