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Impermeable recurve seawalls to reduce wave overtopping
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Sea-level rise due to climate change results in deeper water next to existing coastal structures, which in turn enables higher waves to reach these structures. Wave overtopping occurs when wave action ...
A feasible design concept for the deep water breakwater of the proposed new Durban Dig-Out Port
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Port of Durban is forecasted to reach its capacity in terms of container handling soon, which necessitates the investigation of an alternative port in the vicinity. The old Durban Airport site has ...
Reduction of seawall overtopping at the Strand
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Strand is located within False Bay and frequently encounters large quantities of wave overtopping over the coastal defences. This results in the damage of property and infrastructure and causes streets ...