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Effects of deep- and shallow-ocean environments on construction materials

comparison of fouling and corrosion produced by prolonged sumergence of selected materials, with and without protective coatings

by J. C. Thompson

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Published by Naval Electronics Laboratory Center in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJ.C. Thompson and R.K. Logan
SeriesResearch and development report -- 1593, Research and development report (Naval Electronics Laboratory Center) -- 1593.
ContributionsLogan, R. K., Naval Electronics Laboratory Center
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. :
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24364673M
OCLC/WorldCa53034069

The effects of bioturbation and of microorganisms have been less studied, and little is known about the activities of benthic organisms in the deep sea. This paper addresses all these effects, and places them in the context of large scale benthic seascapes and of the extensive literature on species defined as ecosystem engineers in the by: Case Study I - Papahanaumokuakea, Hawaii A marine national monument excompassing ,00 square miles of shallow ocean waters. The infrastructure is a channel for waves and sand to create new.

Ecosystems recycle materials and provide humans and other organisms with essential natural services (Figure , p. 8) and natural resources such as nutrients (Figure , p. 9). In this chapter, we look more closely at how ecosystems work and how human activities, such as stripping a large area of its trees, canFile Size: 3MB. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

However, if that story isn't told somewhere else in this book I would be most surprised. What may be lost in that story is a good impression of the range of people and of ideas that have participated in it. O'Neill started with a basic idea: use materials from the asteroids to build attractive places for .   Pouring concrete under water is commonly done and is refered to as Tremie Concrete. However it does require a little different technique. Some engineers will alow structural tremies (i.e. including reinforcing steel) others simply use the tremie to get out of the water and place the structural concrete on top of that.


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