Large Floating Structures

Technological Advances

  • C.M. Wang
  • B.T. Wang

Part of the Ocean Engineering & Oceanography book series (OEO, volume 3)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. C. M. Wang, B. T. Wang
    Pages 1-36
  3. E. Watanabe, T. Maruyama, S. Ueda, H. Tanaka
    Pages 61-90
  4. S. Ueda
    Pages 91-105
  5. Tadasu Kusaka, Shigeru Ueda
    Pages 107-127
  6. T. Utsunomiya, I. Sato, T. Shiraishi, E. Inui, S. Ishida
    Pages 129-155
  7. Tor Ole Olsen, Olav Weider, Anders Myhr
    Pages 157-195
  8. M. Fujikubo, H. Suzuki
    Pages 197-219
  9. A. A. Yee
    Pages 261-280
  10. Paul Palo
    Pages 281-302
  11. Vincent Callebaut
    Pages 303-327

About this book


This book surveys key projects that have seen the construction of large floating structures or have attained detailed conceptual designs. This compilation of key floating structures in a single volume captures the innovative features that mark the technological advances made in this field of engineering, and will provide a useful reference for ideas, analysis, design, and construction of these unique and emerging urban projects to offshore and marine engineers, urban planners, architects and students.


Floating Ferry Pier Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Floating Oil Storage Base Floating Stage Floating Swing Arch Bridge Large Floating Structures Mega Floats Mega Semi-submersibles Mobile Offshore Quay/base Plated Structures Self-sufficient Amphibious City Structural Stability Vibration Optimization

Editors and affiliations

  • C.M. Wang
    • 1
  • B.T. Wang
    • 2
  1. 1.Engineering Science Programme Dept of Civil & Environmental Engn.National University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Allens, New South WalesSydneyAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-287-136-7
  • Online ISBN 978-981-287-137-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-6396
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-640X
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