Breakwater details


236 Panama - Cinta Costera      (Lat: 8.966 Lon: -79.533 - click for map)

Shore Protection

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 3300   owner Ministerio de Obras Publicas de Panama
Waterdepth (m) 0   contractor Odebrecht
Construction time (years) 2   consultant Plant Service
Start date (year) 2008   Hydraulic Laboratory DMC-lab
Completion date (year) 2009   comments
Construction costs($106) 0  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 2.5  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/0  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:0 0.75 m3 Xbloc
rear slope 1:0 0 ton
crestheight (m) 0  
crest/caisson width (m) 0  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
Xbloc website

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