Offshore Tide Gage for Ocean Bar Dredging
ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB
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To describe the structure and the equipment of an offshore tidemeasuring station used for contract dredging work on ocean bars. Dredging by a contractor plant requires survey work to be as accurate as possible. An offshore tide gage may be employed to get more accurate surveys and, thus, more accurate dredging quantity estimates.
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