Accession Number : AD1034854

Title :   Sediment Management Methods to Reduce Dredging: Part 2, Sediment Collector Technology

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center CEERD-IS-L Vicksburg United States

Personal Author(s) : Thomas,Robert C ; McArthur,John ; Braatz,Dave ; Welp,Tim

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Report Date : 01 Apr 2017

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This Dredging Operations and Environmental Research (DOER) Program technical note (TN) is the second in a series evaluating sediment management methods to reduce dredging through a research task (RT) in the DOER Program.1 This TN presents an evaluation of sediment collector technology, one promising new device that may help better manage sediments to reduce traditional dredging requirements.

Descriptors :   sediments , dredging , GRAVITY , separators , flow rate , pumps , pipelines , SEDIMENTATION , costs , lessons learned

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE