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Fritz Büsching

Prof. Dr.- Ing.
Hydrodynamics & Hydraulic Structures
Consulting Coastal and Harbour Engineering
Hollow Cubes
Permeable Revetment Elements
at Sloping Structures
Exposed to the Action of Waves

Permeable Revetment on Baltrum Island/North Sea

Hollow Cubes (Tube Cubes)
Hollow concrete blocks
diposing of recesses at vertical edges

to be used as single-shell revetment structures

Big Hollow Cubes (Tunnel Cubes)
Big hollow concrete blocks to be piled up to form a stepped face hollow seawall structure

Working Principle of Hollow Revetment Elements
at sloping structures exposed to the action of waves