Advanced Breakwater and Causeway Design Concepts

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-10-M-0019
Agency Tracking Number: N092-156-0210
Amount: $69,929.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: N092-156
Solicitation Number: 2009.2
Small Business Information
202 Pacific Avenue, Bremerton, WA, 98337
DUNS: 079273157
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Eric Snyder
 Naval Architect
 (360) 479-5600
 ESnyder@artanderson.com
Business Contact
 Ronald Selvidge
Title: VP, Research
Phone: (360) 479-5600
Email: RSelvidge@artanderson.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The proposed Mobile Port concept, consists primarily of a modular and rapidly deployable Floodable Jetty dissipate the required Pierson-Moskowitz Sea State 5 (SS5) energy, without any additional stabilizing anchors. Within the Jetty’s lee, the Lightweight Modular Causeway System (LMCS) that has been under development by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research & Development Center (ERDC) will provide a debarkation platform to shore for the offloading cargo. Finally, the Mobile Port Barge is included, which serves several functions, including a pier-head within the port, as well as a platform for storing the entire system at an intermediate base, a transit platform for towing or pushing the system to the port site, and a platform for maximizing rapid deployment of the Jetty and LMCS.

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