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271 Spain - Las Palmas      (Lat: 28.138 Lon: -15.405 - click for map)
Stretch 3

Caisson breakwater

Main breakwater data:  
Length (m) 997   owner
Waterdepth (m) 40   contractor
Construction time (years) 0   consultant
Start date (year) 1988   Hydraulic Laboratory
Completion date (year) 1991   comments part of "Reina Sofia" breakwater
Construction costs($106) 0  
Design criteria  
Hs (m) 7.3  
Tz/Tp (s) 0/0  
slope/crest info
front slope 1:0 0 ton
rear slope 1:0 0 ton
crestheight (m) 12.2  
crest/caisson width (m) 24  
wallheight (m) 0  
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Reference documents:
Gutierrez-Serret, Grassa and Grau, Breakwater development in Spain, ICE Breakwaters 2009


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