Title: Investigation of Fiber Reinforced Breakwater Armor Units
Author(s): Saul Barab and Dean Hanson
Publication: Symposium Paper
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
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.