Handbook of Dredging Engineering

Handbook of Dredging Engineering

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Authoritative, up-to-date guide to dredging theory and practice. From selecting the right equipment, to evaluating environmental impact, to bidding on a project, Handbook of Dredging Engineering, Second Edition, is the last word on modern hydraulic dredging. Edited by John B. Herbich, with contributions by well-know experts in the field, the Handbook examines basic fluid mechanics; dredge pumps; dredging equipment; sediment; pipeline transport of solids; dredging methods; disposal and placement of dredged material; numerical models for predicting the fate of dredged material placed in open water; environmental effects of dredging activities; instrumentation and automation; and project planning. This vital new edition covers major advances made over the last seven years. Three chapters are new to this edition: numerical models for predicting the fate of dredged material...subaqueous capping of contaminated sediment...and removal of contaminated sediments by dredging, with illustrative case studies.GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS Engineer Manuals Confined Disposal of Dredged Material, Engineer Manual 1 1 10-2-5027. ... Leachate Guidance: USACE Implementation Memorandum ref a: Technical Framework ref b: Leachate Testing andanbsp;...

Title:Handbook of Dredging Engineering
Author:John B. Herbich
Publisher:McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing - 2000


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