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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1034854.pdf


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