Investigation of Fiber Reinforced Breakwater Armor Units

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Title: Investigation of Fiber Reinforced Breakwater Armor Units

Author(s): Saul Barab and Dean Hanson

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 44

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 415-434

Keywords: admixtures; breakwaters; compressive strength; dolosse; fiber reinforced concretes; impact strength; mixing; precast concrete; reinforced ocncrete; research; static loads; static tests; tensile strength

Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
In conneciton with repair work for the Humboldt Jetties at Eureka, California, the San Fransico District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has performed tests to determine the relative strength of various precast concrete armor units.