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Vernon Harcourt Lecture, The: Making Waves in Coastal Development

Synopsis
Video of a lecture given to the Institution of Civil Engineers by Professor Chris Fleming of the Halcrow Group Ltd. He talks about case studies of coastal engineering in the Emirates of Sharjah, Qatar and Dubai. Topics discussed are natural phenomena of wave actions on coastlines and how these can be modelled. Also, how natural phenomena may be harnessed in sustainable engineering projects.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2004
Year of production
2004
Subjects
Civil Engineering & Building; Energy
Keywords
civil engineering; coastlines; Middle East; wave power; sustainability

Online availability

URI
http://www.datarchive.co.uk/dpx_ice/dpx.php
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Distributor

Name

Institution of Civil Engineers website

Web
http://www.ice.org.uk/knowledge/knowledge_library.asp External site opens in new window
Notes
In the ‘filmed lectures’ section of the website

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