Publication by Delft University Press, 1980, in two volumes on technical aspects related to the design of the Oosterschelde Storm Surge Barrier in the Netherlands.
Editorial board: A. Paape, J. Stuip and W.A. Vernis.
Contents volume 1
I. The stormsurge barrier and its effect on the estuary's tidal regime
Overall picture of the project
Development of the design of the Oostersehelde Storm Surge barrier
by Tj. Visser and G. van Houweninge
Effects on tidal regime .
by J. Voogt and A. Roos
Strategies in barrier control .
by A. Roos, F. J. Remery and J. Voogt
II. Design philosophy and strategy in the project related research
Scope and programming of hydraulic research in relation to the realization process
by J. Stuip and D. Kooman
Probabilistic load determination
by Th. Mulder and J. K. Vrijling
Hydraulic boundary conditions
by J. K. Vrijling and J. Bruinsma
Contents volume 2
III. Hydraulic research pertaining to specific elements of the structure
Wave impact forces, consequences tor gate design .
by H. Ligteringen, D. Kooman, R. M. Korthof and J. C. Stans
Vibrations of gates and beams .
by R. J. de Jong, Th. H. G. Jongeling, D. Kooman and H. v.d. Weijde
Sill-beam loads due to flow and waves
by D. Kooman and R. M. Korthof
Stability of the top layer of the sill
by M. R. van der Does de Bye, A. van Mazijk and R. A. H. Thabet
Bed protection adjacent to the barrier
by J. A. Burg, A. F. F. de Graauw and M. B. de Groot
Transitional structures between barrier and dikes
by J. P. Schellekens, J. Wouters and J. K. Vrijling
IV. Construction methods and related research projects
Outline of construction methods
by T. van der Schaaf and G. Offringa
Wave and current loads on the piers in the construction stage
by W. C. de Boom, J. H. van Oorschot and F. C. Vis
Hydrodynamic aspects of the lifting vessel
by T. G. Gijzel, T. den Hartigh, T. Kayser, J. E. W. Wichers and J. J. Woortman
Sedimentation in dredged trenches .
by H. Speekenbrink, A. J. Bliek, T. J. Boon, J. N. Svasek and N. J. van Wijngaarden