On this page you find access to:
NEN Connect - Dutch, European and international standards (full text)
The use of Rock in Hydraulic Engineering, published by CIRIA, CUR and Cetmef (in English and French)
European overtopping manual, published by ENW (Netherlands), KfKI (Germany) and EA (UK). The above link leads to the official page of the manual.
The pre-release 2016 version (52Mb) can be downloaded from the official website. Via this link the same publication can be downloaded in a compressed version (10Mb).
Paper version of the 2007 edition: ISNB 978-3-8042-1064-6. Download 2007 version. There is also a page with errata and a page with comments for the 2007 version.
The official site also contains a handy computational tool.
The EurOtop manual describes a Neural Network als alternative to the given formulas. The Neural Network can be downloaded from www.unibo.it/overtopping-neuralnetwork. You have to register (free) to obtain access.
PIANC has published many handbooks and manuals. The above link leads to the digital version of PIANC publications of TU Delft. For non-TU Delft users is referred to the PIANC Website
US design manuals
part1 - part2 - part3 - part4 - part5 - part 6 - annexes (full manual in one pdf)
(Note: at this moment you cannot download the manual from the main page of the CEM, use the links to the individual parts mentioned above)
Shore protection manual (1984)
This manual is replaced by the CEM (see above), but is still used by many people
The US Army Corps of Engineers has published a number of manuals relevant for hydraulic engineering and other publications:
Manual published by FEMA for the design of structures in flood prone areas in the coastal zone. Open manual with "vol1_front.pdf", browse to the table of contents and open the chapter of your choice by clicking on the (sub-)chapter title. See also "__readme.txt"
A series of manuals on the economics and management of infrastructure. Detailed manuals are available on Economics, Flood Risk Management, Coastal Storm Risk Management, Deep Draft Navigations, Urban Flood Damage, Agricultural Flood Damage
Principles for the design of bank and bottom protection for inland waterways, English edition, Published by the Bundesanstallt für Wasserwirtschaft, Germany
Design of Locks (1)
English translation of "Ontwerp van Schutsluizen", by Glerum and Vrijburcht (2000), originally published by Rijkswaterstaat in Dutch (Note: part 2 is not translated in English)
Ontwerp van Schutsluzen
Nederlandse versie van het ontwerphandboek (deel 1 en 2) in aparte pdf's per hoofdstuk
Specifieke Aspecten TunnelOntwerp (SATO)
SATO omvat aspecten van het ontwerp van tunnels
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