Breakwater details


208 Cyprus - Limassol      (Lat: 34.6463 Lon: 33.0218 - click for map)

Rubble mound
Port extension

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 600   owner Cyprus Ports
Waterdepth (m) 23   contractor Archirodon
Construction time (years) 0   consultant Coode & Partners
Start date (year) 1993   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 1996   comments total project costs are mentioned
Construction costs($106) 79  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 4.1  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/0  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:1.33 22 ton COB
rear slope 1:1.75 3 ton Rock
crestheight (m) 4  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
Archirodon website Hallet, Pritchard & Edbury, The design and construction of major extensions in the port of Limassol for the development of a modern container terminal, Copedec 1995

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