This manual has been designed to provide guidance on the principal issues surrounding the use of timber in coastal and river engineering. Whilst primarily intended for practising engineers, the manual will also be a useful reference for students, procurement specialists and the general reader interested in the use of timber in coastal and river environments.A softwood, such as pitch pine, is suitable for the planking. Overall configuration of structure The height of the gate frame will generally exceed the width. The main frame members are the hinge post, the closing post and the principal transoms.
|Title||:||Manual on the Use of Timber in Coastal and River Engineering|
|Author||:||Matt Crossman, Jonathan Simm|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 2004-01-01|