Coastal Examples

Bira Breakwater


Breakwater construction

Breakwater construction

Breakwater

Project: Bira Ferry Terminal
Description: Breakwater for ferry terminal.
Location: Bira, South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Structure Type: Breakwater

Owner: Department of Transportation
Engineer: LAPI-ITB
Contractor: Wijaya Karya (WIKI)
Project Date: 2003

Design Conditions: wave height = 3.5 m
wave period = 8.0 s
structure slope = 1.5H:1V
design water depth = 4.0 m

Armour Layer: One layer regularly placed AJs.
C = 2.5 m
W =

Underlayer: